Uma Thurman is set to join the cast of Disney’s Stargirl sequel.
Stargirl follows the story of Leo Borlock, played by Graham Verchere, a boy living in Mica, Arizona, who wants nothing more than have an anonymous existence. His life gets changed after he meets and falls for Stargirl, played by Grace VanderWaal. As the story progresses, it shows how Stargirl’s unconventional ways change Leo’s life. The sequel of the movie will follow Stargirl’s journey outside of Mica and into a larger world of music, dreams and opportunities.
Thurman will be playing the role of Roxanne Martel, a musician that Stargirl looks up to and meets during her journey. Julia Hart will be returning to direct the movie with Elijah Richardson joining the cast as the male lead opposite Grace VanderWaal.
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