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    You Won't Believe How Much Older Most Of The "Stranger Things" Cast Is Compared To Their Characters

    Time flies in the real world a little faster than it does in Hawkins.

    If you've been watching Stranger Things since the beginning, you probably feel like you've watched the cast grow up.

    Time is flying. With the final season still ahead of us, there's no denying these once-child actors are now young adults, while their characters are still in high school.

    Caleb Mclaughlin, Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Sadie Sink, Noah Schnapp, Gaten Matarazzo, and Priah Ferguson attend "Stranger Things" Season 4 New York Premiere at Netflix Brooklyn on May 14, 2022

    Here's the ages of the Stranger Things gang in Season 4 compared to their ages IRL

    Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven

    Finn Wolfhard as Mike Wheeler

    Natalia Dyer as Nancy Wheeler

    Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair

    Priah Ferguson as Erica Sinclair

    Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson

    Noah Schnapp as Will Byers

    Charlie Heaton as Jonathan Byers

    Joe Keery as Steve Harrington

    Sadie Sink as Max Mayfield

    Gabriella Pizzolo as Suzie Bingham

    Maya Hawke as Robin Buckley

    Joseph Quinn as Eddie Munson

    Eduardo Franco as Argyle

    Winona Ryder as Joyce Byers

    David Harbour as Jim Hopper

    Cara Buono as Karen Wheeler

    Any of these ages surprise you? Do you think the supposed Season 5 time jump will bring them close to their real ages? Discuss in the comments.