HEROES star Hayden Panettiere can't seem to shake her cheerleader role after landing the lead in a new film as a baton twirler. The actress, who plays pivotal superheroine character Claire Bennet in Heroes, will don another cheerleader outfit to star in new film I Love You Beth Cooper. In the quirky romantic comedy, she'll play Cooper, a popular school star who becomes the object of a nerdy scholar's affections.