14 Photos of the 'Stranger Things 2' Cast in Real Life—Including the Demogorgon

They're all so chic and mullet-less!

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Stranger Things 2 takes place in the '80s, which means everyone is teaming with mullets, bowl cuts, awkward feathered hair, and—if you're a monster—weird petal teeth. So if you're wondering what the cast looks like in real life, the answer is different. Very different.

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Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven)

When we were 13 we were wearing over-sized shirts from soccer camp and leggings. Meanwhile, Millie Bobby Brown looks like this.

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Gaten Matarazzo (Dustin Henderson)

When he's not on Stranger Things, Gaten sports short hair and wears a set of fake front teeth (he has cleidocranial dysplasia, a rare bone and tooth disorder that his character also has).

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Finn Wolfhard (Mike Wheeler)

Basically identical, but with slightly tighter curls.

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Caleb McLaughlin (Lucas Sinclair)

Caleb has probably grown up the most out of the Stranger Things kids—he looks so much older in real life.

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Winona Ryder (Joyce Byers)

We're all pretty familiar with what Winona Ryder looks like in real life, right? If not, to borrow the internet's favorite phrase, y tho.

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Noah Schnapp (Will Byers)

In his real life, Noah Schnapp—somewhat unsurprisingly—chooses *not* to wear his hair in a bowl cut.

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David Harbour (Jim Hopper)

Apparently when he's not playing Sheriff Jim Hopper, David Harbour spends his time doing whatever this is. Bless his heart.

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Natalia Dyer (Nancy Wheeler)

Pretty hard to tell the difference between fiction and reality here, TBH.

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Charlie Heaton (Jonathan Byers)

Definite boy-vampire vibes going on, and we don't hate it.

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Joe Keery (Steve Harrington)

The fact that Joe Keery has embraced his character's haircut to such a full extent is truly one of the only good things about 2017.

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Dacre Montgomery (Billy)

Honestly, not sure which of these two hairstyles is more iconic.

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Sadie Sink (Max)

Please take brow notes, because Sadie's are amazing.

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Cara Buono (Karen Wheeler)

Bring 👏 back 👏 '80s 👏 feathering.

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Mark Steger (Demogorgon)

Obviously he's going to look different. OBVIOUSLY.

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