Recently it was revealed that Disney is going to be making a sequel to the Disney+ Original film “Stargirl”, which will be called “Hollywood Stargirl”, and will see Grace VanderWaal return in the title role.
“Hollywood Stargirl” will follow Stargirl’s journey out of Mica, Arizona and into a bigger world of music, dreams and possibility.
According to THR, Uma Thurman has joined the cast in the sequel and will be playing the role of Roxanne Martel, a musician Stargirl admires and encounters on her journey. The actress has previously starred in “Pulp Fiction”, “Kill Bill”, and “Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief”.
Also starring in the sequel will be Judy Greer and Elijah Richardson.
“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.
“Stargirl” is available now on Disney+.
Are you looking forward to seeing “Hollywood Stargirl” on Disney+?