Happy Friday and happy Orginal Disney+ release day! Here’s a look at everything coming to Disney+ today.
Friday, January 17
Diary of a Future President
Premiere– Episode 101 – “Hello World”
Elena battles a series of curveballs at school, as she forgets to do a homework assignment for the first time ever and struggles with whether or not to keep a secret about her former best friend. Meanwhile, her mom, Gabi, has a hard time telling her kids about her new boyfriend, Sam.
Encore! Episode 111 – “Ragtime”
Eleven years ago, high school classmates from Pacifica Christian High School in Santa Monica, California performed the Broadway classic “Ragtime.” Now, the cast returns to reprise the roles of their youth with the help of Broadway professionals.
Tokata is a storyteller and a leader among the indigenous youth for whom she advocates. Her activism has succeeded in shining a light on the legacy of her community and she has worked hard to amplify the voices of other indigenous children by giving them the tools and platforms to tell their own stories. Now, Marvel celebrates Tokata in a story of her own, immortalized in her own comic book.
The World According to Jeff Goldblum Episode 111 – “Pools”
Jeff Goldblum takes a dip into the world of POOLS and follows his curiosity about its impact and ability to break boundaries. Jeff’s journey includes experiencing an LA water park, an aqua-therapy center and NASA’s neutral buoyancy lab, where he discovers firsthand the unique qualities of water and our relationship to it. He even tries his hand at synchronized swim routines in the process.
One Day At Disney Episode 107 – “Jose Zelaya: Character Designer”
Jose Zelaya, a cartoon-loving child turned Character Designer at Disney Television Animation, shares what it’s like to create some of Disney Channel’s most beloved characters. This all-access short shares Jose’s journey from El Salvador to America while taking a deep look into the world of character development and design.
Pick of the Litter Episode 105 – “Meet Your Match”
The dogs in advanced training take their final exams in the hopes of being matched with clients.