DC Universe’s Stargirl Rounds Out Main Cast, The Wheel of Time Finds Series Premiere Director, and More!

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Stargirl Series Rounds Out Main Cast With 4 New Additions

DC Universe’s upcoming Stargirl series has added four new actors, rounding out the core cast. Actress Amy Smart will play Stargirl’s mother Barbara, while Trae Romano will play Stargirl’s step-brother Mike. Actors Neil Jackson and Hunter Sansone have also joined the Stargirl cast in undisclosed roles.

Wynonna Earp Season 4 Indefinitely Delayed at Syfy

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Syfy has delayed the production of Wynonna Earp Season 4 due to financial challenges. The network reportedly remains committed to producing the series, but project details at the moment are under discussion. Wynonna Earp is a supernatural Western series based on a graphic novel from IDW Publishing.

Amy Poehler to Direct Moxie Adaptation for Netflix

According to Deadline, Amy Poehler has been set to direct a film adaptation of the novel Moxie for Netflix. Moxie tells the story of a 16-year-old girl who sparks a Riot Grrrl movement at her high school. Poehler will produce through Paper Kite, the company behind Netflix’s new hit series Russian Doll.

Uta Briesewitz to Direct The Wheel of Time Premiere Episodes

Filmmaker Uta Briesewitz, known for her work on Stranger Things and Westworld, is set to direct the first two episodes of Amazon’s adaptation of The Wheel of Time. Based on Robert Jordan’s fantasy epic, The Wheel of Time follows a young girl who embarks on a dangerous global journey in a world where only women can use magic. Amazon Studios has not set a premiere date for the series just yet.

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