The CW has released the Official Synopsis of DC’s Stargirl episode “Pilot” (1.01) that will be aired on Tuesday, May 19 at 08:00-09:00 PM.
When Courtney’s (Brec Bassinger) seemingly perfect life in Los Angeles gets upended with a move to Blue Valley, Nebraska with her mother Barbara (Amy Smart), stepfather Pat (Luke Wilson) and stepbrother Mike (Trae Romano), she finds herself struggling to adapt to her new town and high school. But when Courtney discovers that Pat is harboring a major secret about his past, she ultimately becomes the unlikely inspiration for a new generation of superheroes.
“Stargirl” is starring Brec Bassinger (Courtney Whitmore/Stargirl), Luke Wilson (Pat Dugan/S.T.R.I.P.E.), Amy Smart (Barbara Whitmore), Trae Romano, Cameron Gellman (Rick Tyler/Hourman), Yvette Monreal (Yolanda Montez/Wildcat), Anjelika Washington (Beth Chapel/Dr. Mid-Nite), Meg DeLacy, Neil Jackson (Jordan Mahkent/Icicle) , Jake Austin Walker, Christopher James Baker (Dr. Henry King/Brainwave) and Hunter Sansone.
DC’s STARGIRL follows high school sophomore Courtney Whitmore (series star Brec Bassinger) as she inspires an unlikely group of young heroes to stop the villains of the past. This new drama reimagines Stargirl and the very first superhero team, the Justice Society of America, in an unpredictable series.
Geoff Johns executive produces STARGIRL with Melissa Carter, who serves as co-showrunner, as well as Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter. Based on the characters from DC created by Geoff Johns, STARGIRL is produced by Berlanti Productions and Mad Ghost Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television.