STRANGER Things and Riverdale cast members have teamed up for a Netflix teen comedy called Strangers.
In what has been dubbed as ‘the new Mean Girls’, the movie has been described as a “subverted Hitchock-ian dark comedy featuring the scariest protagonists of all: teenage girls”.
Stranger Things’ Maya Hawke will front a new Netflix teen comedy filmCredit: Splash News
Stanger Things star Maya Hawke, 22, and Riverdale’s Camila Mendes, 26, will lead the giant streaming platform’s newest film.
According to Deadline, Strangers will focus on two teenagers, an “alt girl” named Eleanor and an alpha “It-girl” named Drew.
After holding a secret meeting, Drew and Eleanor joined forces to go head-to-head with each other’s bullies, but what will their arrangement involve?
At the moment it is unknown who will play which teen Maya and Camila will be cast to play.
Maya will star alongside Riverdale’s Camila MendesCredit: Getty – Contributor
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Strangers is directed by Jennifer Kaytin Robinson, who previously directed romantic comedy Someone Great for Netflix, while she has also co-authored the script with Wrecked writer Celeste Ballard.
Mendes has played the character of Veronica Lodge in Riverdale for four seasons, with the fifth series set to air on The CW in 2021.
Some of her other work includes starring alongside Andy Samberg in comedy Palm Springs and in other Netflix movies such as Dangerous Lies and The Perfect Date.
Hawke played Robin Buckley in season three of Stranger Things and was a big hit with fans.
Maya plays Robin Buckley in Stranger ThingsCredit: Alamy
Camila plays Veronica Lodge in RiverdaleCredit: NETFLIX
She is due to return in season four, which is currently back in production after the coronavirus pandemic halted filming.
Maya is also set to star alongside her actor dad Ethan Hawke in Revolver, a new coming-of-age comedy movie.
Last month was Maya was spotted on the Stranger Things set along with Gaten Matarazzo (Dustin), Sadie Sink (Max) and Joe Keery (Steve).
They were seen charging out of a shop together, armed with supplies, before diving into a car parked outside, before later switching over to bikes.
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