Stargirl Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?

Stargirl Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?
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Will fans be able to see another season of DC’s popular tv show Stargirl this summer? Continue reading to find out.

A teenage superhero embarks on an exciting trip to uncover her abilities and capabilities. Many fans have stated that Stargirl is one of the best superheroes shows on television.

DC’s Stargirl, or simply Stargirl, is a Geoff Johns-created American superhero television series that debuted on the streaming service DC Universe. 

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It is based on Johns and Lee Moder’s DC Comics character Courtney Whitmore. The series follows Courtney Whitmore, a high school student who discovers the celestial staff and becomes the inspiration for a new generation of superheroes known as the Justice Society of America.

The sitcom was renewed for a second season in July 2020, dubbed Summer School, and will broadcast on The CW on August 10, 2021. The series was renewed for a third season, dubbed Frenemies, set to premiere in 2022.  

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Here is everything we know about the renewal status of Stargirl Season 3. 

Is the Stargirl renewed for Season 3? 

Yes, fans can rejoice as Stargirl Season 3 is definitely happening. The third season of The CW’s Stargirl is titled Stargirl: Frenemies. It was reported last year that the series was officially renewed for a third season on May 3, 2021, one day before the launch of its second season. 

Take a look at fans’ reactions to the announcement of Stargirl Season 3

Stargirl Season 3 Release Date 

While there is no official release date, production for Stargirl Season 3 began in October 2021. Given that the second season, Stargirl: Summer School, began production around the same time of year and was released in August, Season 3 is likely to be released in the summer this year. 

The good news is that Season 3 received a renewal update well before Season 2, which contributed to the completion of Stargirl Season 3 production on schedule. Furthermore, the production of Stargirl Season 3 has officially finished, which was announced by none other than the series’ star, Brec Bassinger.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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As a result, fans may not have to wait for an extended period of time for updates on the release dates of Stargirl Season 3.

Stargirl Season 3 Episodes

The network and show developer has yet to release the exact number of episodes as well as the titles. It is expected that the series would feature at least 13 episodes, similar to how the previous installments, Season 1 and Season 2, each had 13 episodes. 

Stargirl Season 3 is expected to follow a similar trend unless the studio has a surprise aspect planned for the fans to look forward to, which may result in a higher number of episodes.

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Fans must wait and anticipate such updates for Stargirl Season 3 until they are officially revealed.

On the other hand, each episode of the Stargirl series lasts 42–53 minutes. Thus, the series is expected to follow a similar pattern in this regard as well.

Stargirl Season 3 Teaser 

The teaser was released on November 3, 2021, which shows DC’s Stargirl will return for a third season on The CW in 2022, with Keith David reprising his role as Mister Bones. 

What to expect in Stargirl Season 3? 

The conclusion of Stargirl Season 2 demonstrates that the new JSA is capable of rising above the faults of the earlier generations, as the young team handles the Eclipso crisis in a far more successful and less homicidal manner than the original squad.

On the surface, it appears that a lot of the dynamics among characters will change in Season 3, especially since a slew of villains chose to stay out in Blue Valley for a variety of reasons.

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Given that the season’s teaser, as mentioned above, shows that it will be titled Stargirl: Frenemies, this will undoubtedly be a prominent subject.

Whether they’re foes or not, the fact that Blue Valley now has more qualitative firepower than ever before is probably for the best, given that the Season 2 finale’s cliffhanger sets up the likely villains of the upcoming season: The Helix Institute and its apparent commander, Mister Bones.

Where to stream Stargirl Season 3? 

Stargirl Season 3 will be able on various streaming platforms just like the previous seasons of the franchise. It may change based on some regions about which details will be released soon. 

Right now, you can watch Stargirl on HBO Max. You can also stream Stargirl by renting or purchasing on Amazon Instant Video, iTunes, Google Play, Apple Tv, and Vudu.

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Stargirl Cast Members

The main cast members include: 

  • Brec Bassinger as Courtney Whitmore/Stargirl
  • Yvette Monreal as Yolanda Montez/Wildcat
  • Anjelika Washington as Beth Chapel/Dr. Mid-Nite
  • Cameron Gellman as Rick Tyler/Hourman
  • Trae Romano as Mike Dugan
  • Hunter Sansone as Cameron Mahkent
  • Neil Hopkins as Larry Crock
  • Joy Osmanski as Paula Brooks
  • Amy Smart as Barbara Whitmore
  • Meg DeLacy as Cindy Burman/Shiv
  • Luke Wilson as Pat Dugan/S.T.R.I.P.E.
  • Joel McHale as Sylvester Pemberton/Starman

The guest stars include: 

  • Ysa Penarejo as Jennie-Lynn Hayden
  • Stella Smith as Artemis Crock
  • Jonathan Cake as Richard Swift/The Shade
  • Alkoya Brunson as Jakeem Williams
  • Tim Gabriel as Todd Rice/Obsidian
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Which cast members are returning for Stargirl Season 3? 

As stated above, Tim Gabriel as Todd Rice/Obsidian is the first new cast member to be announced for Stargirl Season 3.

Other Season 3 teases include Mike Dugan and Jakeem Williams (who now controls the Thunderbolt, voiced by Jim Gaffigan) forming their own superhero team. 

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Cindy Burman/Shiv wants to join the JSA, Cameron Mahkent learning about his icy heritage, and Rick Tyler/the new Hourman learning from Shade that Solon Grundy may not be permanently dead. Anjelika Washington also hinted that Beth and Cindy might become friends in the upcoming season. 

After making appearances as recurring guests in the first two seasons, Joel McHale, Neil Hopkins, and Joy Osmanski will reprise their respective roles of Sylvester Pemberton/Starman, Lawrence “Crusher” Crock/Sportsmaster, and Paula Brooks/Tigress as main cast members this season. 

Stargirl Season 1 and Season 2: A Quick Recap 

Stargirl Season 1 synopsis

The season had 13 episodes in a run. It started on DC Universe on May 18, 2020, with Stargirl, and will conclude on August 10, 2020, with Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. Part Two. The first season was a smash hit for The CW, with the pilot episode becoming the most-watched episode in years. Rotten Tomatoes gave the series a perfect score of 100 at the opening.

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Stargirl Season 1: Episode Guide 

  • S1E1: “Stargirl” – May 18, 2020
  • S1E2: “S.T.R.I.P.E.” – May 25, 2020
  • S1E3: “Icicle” – June 1, 2020
  • S1E4: “Wildcat” – June 8, 2020
  • S1E5: “Hourman and Dr. Mid-Nite” – June 15, 2020
  • S1E6: “The Justice Society” – June 22. 2020
  • S1E7: “Shiv Part One” – June 29, 2020
  • S1E8: “Shiv Part Two” – July 6, 2020
  • S1E9: “Brainwave” – July 13, 2020
  • S1E10: Brainwave Jr.” – July 20, 2020
  • S1E11: Shining Knight” – July 27, 2020
  • S1E12: “Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. Part One” – August 3, 2020
  • S1E13: “Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. Part Two” – August 10, 2020

Stargirl Season 2 Synopsis

This season was dubbed Summer School, and it started on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, with Summer School: Chapter One and ended on November 2nd, 2021, with Summer School: Chapter Thirteen. It also had 13 episodes and aired exclusively on The CW.

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Stargirl Season 2: Episode Guide 

  • S2E1: “Summer School: Chapter One” – August 10, 2021
  • S2E2: “Summer School: Chapter Two” – August 17, 2021
  • S2E3: “Summer School: Chapter Three” – August 24, 2021
  • S2E4: “Summer School: Chapter Four” – August 31, 2021
  • S2E5: “Summer School: Chapter Five” – September 7, 2021
  • S2E6: “Summer School: Chapter Six” – September 14, 2021
  • S2E7: “Summer School: Chapter Seven” – September 21, 2021
  • S2E8: “Summer School: Chapter Eight” – September 28, 2021
  • S2E9: “Summer School: Chapter Nine” – October 5, 2021
  • S2E10: “Summer School: Chapter Ten” – October 12, 2021
  • S2E11: “Summer School: Chapter Eleven” – October 19, 2021
  • S2E12: “Summer School: Chapter Twelve” – October 26, 2021
  • S2E13: “Summer School: Chapter Thirteen” – November 2, 2021

The overall reception of the series

On Rotten Tomatoes, the first season has an approval rating of 89% based on 38 reviews, with an average rating of 7.61/10. The website’s critical consensus reads, “A stellar series perfect for anyone looking for a little hope, Stargirl is delightful fun the whole family can enjoy.”

According to Metacritic, has a weighted average score of 68 out of 100 based on 8 reviews, indicating “generally favorable reviews”.

Daniel Fienberg of The Hollywood Reporter gave a review stating, “Derivative, but should fill the superhero-origin-story-shaped hole in your heart” and wrote, “The result is that a show that is frequently derivative to the point of distraction might actually fill a need for viewers able to concentrate on its occasional charms until better superhero shows return.”

According to IMDb, The score of the series is 7.2 out of 10 with 14K votes. 

Some official stills from DC’s Stargirl 

Stargirl Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?
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Stargirl Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?
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Stargirl Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?
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Stargirl Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?
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Stargirl Season 3: Is it renewed or canceled?
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While you wait for more updates on Stargirl Season 3. Catch up with the first two seasons of DC’s Stargirl, now available to watch on HBO Max. 

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