WATCH: Stranger Things Season 2 Preview Revealed During SNL

10 October 2016, 11:30 | Updated: 7 November 2017, 16:50

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James Wilson-Taylor

By James Wilson-Taylor

The Duffer Brothers show us what they have planned next for Dustin and co (sort of)...

Stranger Things, everyone's favourite 1980s-set alien mystery series, has given viewers a (sort of) sneak peek at what season 2 of the show might look like.

Saturday Night Live's latest episode featured host Lin Manuel Miranda take on the role of Dustin with Ghostbusters' Kate Mckinnon as Eleven, shaved head and everything, as series creators The Duffer Brothers (or, ya know, two new SNL castmembers) offered viewers an exclusive look at an upcoming episode.

Watch the "Stranger Things" sketch below:

Tbf, we did always wonder why the parent's weren't around that much...

Clearly the real-life series director Shawn Levy was impressed by Lin's performance, tweeting him after the show with the single greatest casting idea we have ever heard.

Please god let this happen! Preferably with some freestyle rapping thrown in for good measure.

Stranger Things returns to Netflix in September 2017.

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