Today, May 20th, is National Streaming Day and Disney+ celebrated the occasion with multiple announcements, trailers, first looks, watch parties and more!
Here’s a look at everything that Disney announced today:
“THE MYSTERIOUS BENEDICT SOCIETY” TRAILER & POSTER RELEASED
Disney has released the poster and first trailer for its upcoming Original Series “The Mysterious Benedict Society” which premieres on the streaming service on Friday, June 25th. Check out the trailer below:
After winning a scholarship competition, four gifted orphans are recruited by the peculiar Mr. Benedict for a dangerous mission to save the world from a global crisis known as The Emergency. Reynie, Sticky, Kate, and Constance must infiltrate the mysterious L.I.V.E. Institute to discover the truth behind the crisis. When the headmaster, the sophisticated Dr. Curtain appears to be behind this worldwide panic, the kids of “The Mysterious Benedict Society” must devise a plan to defeat him.
“The Mysterious Benedict Society” stars Tony Hale, Kristen Schaal, Ryan Hurst, MaameYaa Boafo, Gia Sandhu, Seth Carr, Emmy DeOliveira, Mystic Inscho and Marta Kessler.
“TURNER & HOOCH” SPECIAL LOOK RELEASED
Disney released a special look for its upcoming Original Series “Turner & Hooch” which premieres July 16th on Disney+.
“HOCUS POCUS 2” RELEASE DATE, CAST, & PLOT ANNOUNCED
Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy will reprise their roles as the delightfully wicked Sanderson Sisters in the live-action comedy “Hocus Pocus 2,” the spooky sequel to Disney’s 1993 Halloween cult classic “Hocus Pocus.” The film will premiere exclusively on Disney+ in Fall 2022.
Singer/actress Bette Midler (“The First Wives Club,” “Beaches”) returns as Winifred Sanderson, with Sarah Jessica Parker (“Sex and the City”) and Kathy Najimy (“Sister Act”) back as her sisters, Sarah and Mary, respectively. In “Hocus Pocus 2,” three young women accidentally bring the Sanderson Sisters back to modern day Salem and must figure out how to stop the child-hungry witches from wreaking a new kind of havoc on the world.
“LOVE, VICTOR” SEASON 2 TRAILER RELEASED
Disney released the official trailer for “Love, Victor” season 2, coming to Hulu in the United States on June 11, and Star on Disney+ June 18 in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Ireland.
HULU’S “ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING” FIRST IMAGES RELEASED
Hulu has released the first images for its upcoming comedy series “Only Murders In The Building” with Steve Martin and Martin Short.
The show will arrive on the streaming service on Tuesday, August 31st. The show will also arrive on Disney+ via Star in select regions. No release date for Disney+ Star has been announced.
Take a look at the pics below:
DISNEY+ DEBUTS NEW “LOKI” FEATURETTE
To celebrate National Streaming Day and his upcoming series on Disney+, Tom Hiddleston gave fans a 30 second recap of Loki’s full MCU backstory in an amusingly informative new featurette. Marvel Studios’ new, original series “Loki” launches on Disney+ on Wednesday, June 9.
DISNEY/PIXAR’S “LUCA” FRIENDSHIP FEATURETTE RELEASED
Disney and Pixar have released a brand-new featurette for its upcoming Original Movie “Luca” which begins streaming on June 18 on Disney+.
‘MONSTERS AT WORK’ POSTER RELEASED
Disney has released the poster for its upcoming Original Series “Monsters at Work” which premieres July 2 on Disney+. Check it out below: