• Caleb McLaughlin Recalls Years of Racism From Stranger Things Fans

    2 monthes ago - By Teen Vogue

    “At my very first Comic Con, some people didn't stand in my line because I was Black."
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  • Caleb McLaughlin Reveals Racist ‘Stranger Things' Fans ‘Took A Toll' On Him

    Caleb McLaughlin Reveals Racist ‘Stranger Things' Fans ‘Took A Toll' On Him

    2 monthes ago - By Essence

    By Rivea Ruff · Updated September 27, 2022 Like cast members of color in other sci-fi and fantasy franchises, Caleb McLaughlin has had the misfortune of experiencing racism from supposed fans of his wildly popular show. Portraying Lucas Sinclair on Netflix's Stranger Things, McLaughlin is one of the very few Black characters in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana. While appearing at Heroes Comic Con Belgium over the weekend, the actor, now 20, opened up about the difficulty he faced starring on the show as a teen and not comprehending why he was often less favored than his white...
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