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Winona Ryder also opens up about her longtime bond with fellow '80s star Christian Slater

By Kathy Ehrich Dowd
Updated January 08, 2017 07:37 PM
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Don’t expect any spoilers from Winona Ryder.

The veteran actress, who has a prominent role in the Netflix smash hit Stranger Things, said she has to stay mum about what lies ahead on the second season of the show — because her life might depend on it.

“We would probably have to be killed if we revealed anything,” Ryder told E!’s Ryan Seacrest on the Golden Globes red carpet Sunday.

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Ryder, 45, also hinted that the cast is often kept in the dark about key plot points — but that’s a good thing.

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“It helps the performance when you actually don’t know,” she said. “It’s a strange thing — I never thought it would work that way, but it’s interesting.”

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The veteran actress also opened up about her decades-long bond with fellow ’80s star Christian Slater, who like her is enjoying a career resurgence with his hit USA show, Mr. Robot.

“I have not seen him in a long time, but I adore him,” she gushed. “I am so happy for him … we started out together, 16 years old — or I was — and Heathers. I’ve just always loved him, and I’m so happy to see him doing so well. He’s just the best.