Following the news that Judy Greer and Uma Thurman would be joining the upcoming “Stargirl” sequel “Hollywood Stargirl” for Disney+, more casting details have now been revealed by Deadline.
Judd Hirsch (Taxi) and Tyrel Jackson Willaims (Disney’s Lab Rats) will be joining the upcoming Disney+ Original film.
“Hollywood Stargirl” will follow Stargirl’s journey out of Mica, Arizona and into a bigger world of music, dreams and possibility. The film will see Grace VanderWaal return as Stargirl, with Elijah Richardson playing Evan, who is the romantic lead opposite VanderWaal.
Tyrel Jackson Willaims will be playing Terrel, who is an aspiring filmmaker and is the older brother of Evan.
While Judd Hirsch will be playing the role of Mr. Mitchell, who one of Stargirl’s new neighbours.
“Hollywood Stargirl” will be bringing back the creative team, including its director Julia Hart and composer-musician Michael Penn, who will write and perform original music for the film, along with Grace VanderWaal, who is also writing and performing some new original music for the film.
Jordan Horowitz, Ellen Goldsmith-Vein and Lee Stollman are producing the sequel. With Kirsten Hahn and “Stargirl” author Jerry Spinelli also being executive producers.