New set photos reveal the first look at Henry Thomas’ Doctor Mid-Nite costume on Stargirl, showing off the founding member of the Justice Society of America.
Although Stargirl‘s debut has been pushed back because of the coronavirus, Specialty Costume Designer Laura Jean Shannon and her team have revealed the first look at Henry Thomas as Doctor Mid-Nite on the DC Universe series. Doctor Mid-Nite is a founding member of the Justice Society of America and a different version of the character previously appeared in Legends of Tomorrow. The character is blind but can see perfectly in the dark and is also an incredibly skilled surgeon.
Henry Thomas will play Doctor Mid-Nite on Stargirl when it finally arrives and the first look at his costume recently surfaced online. The photos came courtesy of the costume designer on the series, showing off his iconic cape, cowl and goggles combination. The photos also show the costume’s red torso, although it isn’t clear whether Henry Thomas will have the iconic moon symbol on his forehead. Take a look at Stargirl‘s Doctor Mid-Nite below.
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Here is the official synopsis for Stargirl:
High school sophomore Courtney Whitmore who inspires an unlikely group of young heroes to stop the villains of the past. This new DC Universe series reimagines Stargirl and the very first superhero team, the Justice Society of America, in a fun, exciting and unpredictable series premiering in 2019, produced by Warner Bros. Television, Mad Ghost Productions and Berlanti Productions.
Stargirl stars Brec Bassinger as Courtney Whitemore, Joel McHale as Starman, Luke Wilson as Pat Dugan, and Meg DeLacy as Cindy Burman. The series also stars Amy Smart, Trae Romano, Cameron Gellman, Yvette Monreal, Anjelika Washington, Meg DeLacy, Neil Jackson, Jake Austin Walker, Christopher James Baker, and Hunter Sansone. Geoff Johns will write and executive produce the 13-episode first season of Stargirl while Sarah Schechter and Arrowverse boss Greg Berlanti will also serve as executive producers on the series.
Stargirl is scheduled to premiere on The CW on May 19.