Stranger Things Season 4 delay could happen next due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic which has halted major studio productions. Netflix has halted filming of all their movies and TV series as a precaution against the Covid-19 infection. Fans were very excited when Netflix announced the renewal of the fourth season for Stranger Things.
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The recent teaser “From Russia With Love” for Stranger Things Season 4 shows that Hopper is alive. It has confused many viewers that how is Hopper alive and ends up in Russia? Here are some of the best Stranger Things Season 4 theories and also the effect of Coronavirus pandemic on filming and release date for the Netflix series.
Stranger Things Season 4 Hopper is Alive Theories
Stranger Things Season 4 fan theories stated that the character of Jim Hopper played by David Habour might be alive. It was confirmed when Netflix released the new teaser on last Valentine’s Day which shows the sheriff Hopper in Russia. Many fans are confused that how did Hopper was teleported to the other side or world, while he died in Hawkins.
It is said that Stranger Things Season 4 will reveal that Hawker got transported to the other side of the world when the portal to Upside Down world closed and the machine exploded. Jim Hopper was “The American” prisoner captured by the evil Russian Scientists. Stranger Things Season 4 will also show that Hopper is stuck in the snowy wasteland of Kamchatka where he will face dangers from humans and the monsters.
Stranger Things Season 4 Release Date Delayed due to Coronavirus
Stranger Things Season 4 producer and director, Shawn Levy has revealed that Netflix has decided to temporarily shut down production due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Even though none of the cast and crew members have shown any symptoms, they decided to take precautions from the Covid-19 infection and cancel the filming. Stranger Things Season 4 was earlier rumored to release around July 2020 but it looks like that will be delayed now over the Coronavirus crisis.