Are you looking for a new show to binge? Do you love superhero movies, coming-of-age stories, or shows about high school? Do you have a soft spot for a team of heroes banding together to save the day? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, then try Stargirl, a new series from DC. Here are the answers to all your questions about this hit show.
Who’s In Charge?
A big team of executive producers works together to produce Stargirl, including Geoff Johns, Glen Winter, Sarah Schechter, and Melissa Carter. They’re joined by producers Trish Stanard, Rob Hardy, James Dale Robinson, and Jennifer Lence. Christopher Manley, Michael Karasick, and Scott Peck handle cinematography, while Pinar Toprak composes the soundtrack.
Who Stars In The Show?
The star of the show is Brec Bassinger, who plays Stargirl, also known as Courtney Whitmore. Other young talents include Yvette Monreal, Cameron Gellman, Anjelika Washington, and Jake Austin Walker, all of whom play high schoolers who discover their own superpowers. Amy Smart plays Courtney’s mother Barbara, while Luke Wilson acts as Courtney’s stepfather Pat Dugan, who’s secretly the superhero S.T.R.I.P.E.
What’s The Premise?
Stargirl takes place 10 years after the Injustice Society of America defeated the Justice Society of America. The JSA’s heroes are all dead or in hiding, including Courtney’s stepfather. However, Courtney discovers his secret when she finds Starman’s Cosmic Staff in her basement. As Courtney adapts to her life as Starman’s successor, she grapples with problems at school and home. At the same time, members of the ISA continue to pose a threat that Courtney feels she must answer by creating a new JSA and taking on the surviving ISA villains.
What Are The Details?
If you’re ready to dive into Stargirl, it’s available on a variety of streaming platforms:
- The CW
- HBO Max
- Google Play
- DC Universe
The first season has 13 episodes which are between 42 and 53 minutes long. The second season is in production and should debut in the summer of 2021. In the meantime, dive into the world of Stargirl so you know all about Wildcat, Stripesy, Hourman II, and Doctor Mid-Nite II when season two releases.
If you’re sick of all your old shows, explore DC’s Stargirl on your favorite streaming service. Whether you’re new to the DC Universe or you follow all their biggest hits, Stargirl is the series to distract you from the chaos of life.