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Netflix pushes on-ground marketing for fourth season of 'Stranger Things'

The Gateway of India joined the world stage alongside a special list of 15 landmarks.

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MUMBAI: In celebration of the upcoming return of the show Stranger Things, OTT platform Netflix did a global marketing initiative. Rifts appeared on iconic monuments around the globe. As part of this unique initiative, The Gateway of India joined the world stage alongside a special list of 15 landmarks (across 14 countries), such as the Empire State Building in New York, Duomo Square in Milan, Bondi Beach in Australia, Malecon Barranquilla in Colombia and The Wawel Castle in Krakow, amongst others to capture the love of the fans and showcase the show’s most unforgettable moments.

In anticipation of Stranger Things season 4 volume 1 which premieres today 27 May 2022, Mumbai was treated to a celebration for the fans with a one of a kind projection mapping of the city’s tourist landmark - The Gateway of India. Taking over the night skies of Mumbai, the heritage monument was lit up with a larger than life display of popular elements from the series. In a grand reveal the iconic monument turned into a massive canvas, giving us glimpses of our favourite characters including Eleven, Mike, Will, Dustin, Lucas, Max and the gang, along with all the mayhem that’s in store for them in the Upside Down.  

Netflix added that since the launch of its first season in 2016, Stranger Things has emerged as a pop culture phenomenon. Eleven and her friends have captured the imaginations of fans from India and the world and the rifts take them inside the story, taking them through the Upside Down and into an alternate reality. The series is enjoyed by millions of fans and is available in three Indian languages (Hindi, Tamil & Telugu). 

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