The CW posted photos for “Summer School: Chapter Nine,” the ninth episode of DC Stargirlis the second season. The episode will air on Tuesday, October 5. The next episode will see John Wesley Shipp guest star as Jay Garrick, the embodiment of The Flash’s golden age and a member of the original Justice Society of America. We’ve seen most of the footage from the episode before – a first look at Shipp’s appearance on the show was released earlier this week – but there are a few more footage that gives a better look at Sylvester Pemberton / Joel McHale’s Starman plus some footage of what’s going on in Blue Valley in the present rather than the flashback.
Appearance of Shipp on DC Stargirl was first announced in February, where the appearance was described as a “pivotal flashback episode” establishing Jay’s membership in Earth-2’s Justice Society of America. Earlier this year, Shipp told ComicBook.com how excited he is to join. Star girl and expressing how excited he was not just for the flashback episode, but for the series itself.
“Unbelievable. Unbelievable. I have to tell you, I had the best time in Atlanta with this cast,” Shipp said at the time. “People have to watch it. It premieres August 10. This show has so much energy, depth, warmth and excitement right now. It has this new show… everyone is one hundred percent invested. We really want this thing to work. Geoff Johns was on set the entire time I was there. Our wonderful director. The ability to work with Luke Wilson, to work with Lou Ferrigno Jr., to create the JSA, I found myself in my own story. You know what I mean? ”
“I’m telling you, as excited as I am that people see Flash finale, I’m just as excited as people… don’t wait for my episode because everyone knows I’m in the ninth episode, ”Shipp continued.“ Start watching the first episode of Star girl, August 10. ”
Read on for the official episode synopsis of “Summer School: Chapter Nine” as well as photos.
“JOHN WESLEY SHIPP GUEST STARS AS JAY GARRICK – As Eclipso (Nick Tarabay) takes aim at the Whitmore / Dugan, Pat (Luke Wilson) recalls painful memories of his past involving the original JSA and their fight to defeat Eclipso. Meanwhile, Mike (Trae Romano) is forced to face the guilt he feels for his role in Icicle’s death, and Barbara (Amy Smart) comes face to face with someone from his past. Finally, Courtney (Brec Bassinger) struggles to stay hopeful after Eclipso targets those around her. Hunter Sansone also plays the lead role. Andi Armaganian directed the episode written by Alfredo Septién & Turi Meyer. “
DC Stargirl airs Tuesdays at 8 / 7c on The CW. “Summer School: Chapter Nine” will air on Tuesday, October 5th.