“Stranger Things” Kids Appear, Eleven Covers Nicki Minaj On Jimmy Fallon’s “Tonight Show” (Watch)

Stranger Things Kids [Andrew Lipovsky/NBC]

Update: “Stranger Things” took center stage on Wednesday’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” Cast members Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Caleb McLaughlin and Gaten Matarazzo appeared for an interview, a game of “Stranger Strings” and a mock “deleted scene” explaining what happened to Barb.

Several clips from the episode follow. The “Stranger Strings” segment, which concludes with Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven) rapping Nicki Minaj’s classic “Monster” verse, is the highlight:


Wednesday morning, Netflix officially confirmed what anyone with even a hint of common sense already assumed: “Stranger Things” is returning for season two.

Wednesday night, four of the show’s young stars visit NBC’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

The popular late night talk show welcomes Finn Wolfhard (Mike), Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven), Caleb McLaughlin (Lucas) and Gaten Matarazzo (Dustin) for both an interview and a game of “Stranger Things.”

Wednesday’s episode also features a “Stranger Things” parody sketch in which writer AD Miles plays Barb and host Jimmy Fallon plays Steve.

In addition to the “Stranger Things” cast members, Wednesday’s “Tonight Show” features an interview with David Spade and a performance by Tove Lo. Musician Frédéric Yonnet.

Taped Wednesday afternoon, it airs at 11:35PM ET. NBC’s first look photos follow:

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