Brec Bassinger, best known for her roles in ‘All Night’ and ‘School of Rock,’ will play the role of Courtney Whitmore/Stargirl in the upcoming ‘Stargirl’ series on the DC Universe streaming app.

Created by Geoff Johns and Lee Moder and inspired by Johns’s late sister, Courtney Whitmore is a superheroine who found her way into one of the DC Universe’s most storied legacies. Johns. “Brec’s warmth, strength, humor and positive energy are core to who Courtney Whitmore is.”