The year 2021 kicks off with many new originals hitting Disney+!
On January 15, Disney+ and Marvel Studios will present WandaVision, with Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany reprising their roles as Wanda Maximoff and Vision, respectively, from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Additional Disney+ Originals include Marvel Studios: Legends on January 8, an exciting refresher for the various heroes and villains making their way to the highly anticipated streaming shows debuting on Disney+, the late-night talk show Earth to Ned will return with 10 brand-new episodes on January 1, and debuting on January 22 is Pixar Popcorn, a collection of mini shorts starring your favorite characters in all-new, bite size stories. All the while, the weekly rollout of Behind the Clouds extras will continue through January 29.
Check out all the Disney+ Originals coming in January below:
Earth to Ned – January 1
After premiering in September, “Earth to Ned” is back to kick off the new year with 10 all new episodes!
From the Jim Henson Company comes a late-night talk show hosted by alien commander Ned and his lieutenant Cornelius, who call off the invasion of Earth after they fall in love with human culture. Broadcasting from the bridge of their spaceship, hidden deep underground, Ned and Cornelius interview Earth’s greatest resource, celebrities. With the help of the ship’s artificial intelligence, BETI, and the destructive CLODs, Ned must keep his show a secret from his home planet or suffer the wrath of his father, the Admiral of the Galactic Fleet.
Marvel Studios: Legends – Premieres January 8
“Marvel Studios: Legends” serves as an exciting refresher for the various heroes and villains making their way to the highly anticipated streaming shows premiering on Disney+, setting the stage for the upcoming adventures. The first two episodes will feature Wanda Maximoff and Vision.
WandaVision – Premieres January 15
“WandaVision” is a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany)—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems. The new series is directed by Matt Shakman; Jac Schaeffer is head writer.
Pixar Popcorn – Premieres January 22
Grab a quick snack of Pixar! This collection of mini shorts stars your favorite characters in all-new, bite size stories. Created directly by Pixar animators as a quick pop of Pixar fun.
Beyond The Clouds
New episodes of “Beyond The Clouds” will be added throughout the month of January. This series gives a behind the scenes look at the making of “Clouds”. These episodes are available within the “Extras” section of the film.