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The 2017 Emmys were full of incredible wins and politically-charged commentary, but the true stars of the evening was the pre-teen cast of Netflix’s Stranger Things. Young stars Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Noah Schnapp and Caleb McLaughlin all showed up with their adult co-stars and peers looking very dapper and very excited about their big night out on the town. It’s really tough not to root for these youngsters, especially since they look so starry-eyed and excited to even be at the 2017 Emmys.

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Millie Bobby Brown looks like a freaking princess on the red carpet

Excuse me, but how is she so stunning?

Finn Wolfhard looking dapper before the emmys


Big ❤️to @rhondaspiesstylist and @blondiemua and @prada for the looks and the friendship. GO ST! #emmys2017

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A young man shouldn’t look this cool at an awards show.

Gaten Matarazzo adorably running around before the Emmys


Normal morning run pre-emmys #Emmys

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Because it’s crucial to get the excess energy out before the show.

Look at how excited Millie Bobby Brown is to be on the red carpet

Meeting up with Stranger Things directors The Duffer Brothers looked like a happy occasion indeed!

Just a casual co-star handshake


brother. @therealcalebmclaughlin

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As you do.

Oh, just Gaten Matarazzo casually moonwalking, NBD


Breaking in the dancing shoes!

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Not as good as Michael Jackson, but still pretty damn good.