The brothers behind Netflix’s hit series Stranger Things have formed a new production company with several new supernatural projects in the works.
att and Ross Duffer, who also executive produce the series, founded the company to develop film and television projects as part of their overall deal with the streaming giant.
It’s called Upside Down Pictures in reference to the infamous and sinister Upside Down kingdom in Stranger Things.
Sharing a preview of upcoming projects, Netflix revealed that several live-action adaptations are in the works as well as a stage play set in the world of their popular show.
Other projects include a live-action television adaptation of the Japanese anime and manga series Death Note, and a series adaptation of Stephen King and Peter Straub’s The Talisman.
The company will also produce an original series from creators Jeffrey Addiss and Will Matthews as well as an action-thriller series Stranger Things based on an original concept by the Duffer Brothers.
The stage play will be produced by award-winning producers Sonia Friedman, Stephen Daldry (known for The Crown, Billy Elliot and The Reader) and Netflix.
Daldry will also direct.
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