“Stranger Things” Plagiarism Lawsuit to Be Dismissed
The plagiarism lawsuit against the creators of “Stranger Things” is going to be dismissed, Deadline reports. Filmmaker Charlie Kessler had previously claimed in a lawsuit that series creators Matt Duffer and Ross Duffer took a central plot point for “Stranger Things” from his short film Montauk. Now, Kessler has said that he has filed a request for the suit’s dismissal. The case was scheduled to go to trial today (May 6).