‘Stranger Things’ Star Gaten Matarazzo to Host Hidden-Camera Prank Show at Netflix

Published on Jun 14, 2019

‘Stranger Things’ Star Gaten Matarazzo to Host Hidden-Camera Prank Show at Netflix

Gaten Matarazzo, known for his performance as the nerdy and adorable Dustin Henderson on “Stranger Things,” is branching out at Netflix.

The streamer has put out an order for “Prank Encounters,” a hidden-camera prank show which Matarazzo will host. Each episode of the series will take two strangers who each think they’re starting their first day at a new job. However, their part-time jobs “turn into full-time nightmares” when their paths collide. The eight-episode series will launch later this year.

“Prank Encounters” hails from Propagate and has Matarazzo, Ben Silverman, Howard T. Owens, Kevin Healey and Rob Hyde on board as executive producers.

Read full article at: Variety - TV News

Author: Will Thorne