Here is a look at everything that’s coming to Disney+ in the United Kingdom and Ireland this week.
Most notably this week, Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K debuts and “Big Sky” makes a welcome return with a new episode.
Friday, May 21, 2021
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series – Season 2 – Episode 2
In season two, the East High Wildcats, who are preparing to perform “Beauty and the Beast” as their spring musical, face off against rival school North High to win a prestigious and cutthroat student theater competition. Wigs are snatched, loyalties are tested, and ballads are belted. The season also features brand-new solos written by Olivia Rodrigo and Joshua Bassett.
Big Shot – Episode 6
After getting ousted from the NCAA, a hothead men’s basketball coach must take a job at an all-girls high school. He soon learns that teenage girls are more than just X’s and O’s; they require empathy and vulnerability — foreign concepts for the stoic Coach Korn (John Stamos). By learning how to connect with his players, Marvyn starts to grow into the person he’s always hoped to be. The girls learn to take themselves more seriously, finding their footing both on and oﬀ the court.
Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 4
“Star Wars: The Bad Batch” follows the elite and experimental clones of the Bad Batch (first introduced in “The Clone Wars”) as they find their way in a rapidly changing galaxy in the immediate aftermath of the Clone War. Members of Bad Batch—a unique squad of clones who vary genetically from their brothers in the Clone Army—each possess a singular exceptional skill that makes them extraordinarily effective soldiers and a formidable crew.
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 9
Set in present day Minnesota, the Mighty Ducks have evolved from scrappy underdogs to an ultra-competitive, powerhouse youth hockey team. After 12-year-old Evan Morrow (Brady Noon) is unceremoniously cut from the Ducks, he and his mom, Alex (Lauren Graham), set out to build their own team of misfits to challenge the cutthroat, win-at-all-costs culture of youth sports today. With the help of Gordon Bombay, they rediscover the joys of playing just for love of the game.
Filthy Rich – Episode 7
After Margaret gives all the children an ultimatum, Ginger decides to help Rose put on a fashion show to unveil her new collection; Jason’s bonding with Veronica leads to an unexpected revelation about his brother.
Solar Opposites – Season 2 – Episode 7
Oops. The wild story that explains why Terry had to order a new shot glass.
Grown-ish – Season 3 – Episode 4
Luca sends off a confusing text to Zoey that has both of them spinning. Meanwhile, Ana leads the girls around campus on a “dorm storm” voter registration drive. Aaron reels after learning about his massive student loan debt.
Marvel MODOK S1 E1 – Star Original
While pursuing his dream of conquering the world, a megalomaniacal supervillain runs his evil organization into the ground.
Inside Pixar: Unpacked
A documentary series of personal and cinematic stories that provide an inside look into the people, artistry, and culture of Pixar Animation Studios.
Five new episodes will be released on May 21.
Big Sky – Episode 10: Catastrophic Thinking
“Private detectives Cassie Dewell and Cody Hoyt join forces with his estranged wife and ex-cop, Jenny Hoyt, to search for two sisters who have been kidnapped by a truck driver on a remote highway in Montana.
Leaving his true love, Buffy, behind in Sunnydale, the vampire Angel tries to get a fresh start in Los Angeles. Instead, he finds a whole ‘nother breed of fiends waiting to bring out his dark side. Along the way, he joins forces with several other like-minded heroes looking to protect Angelenos from the demon threat.
The Monuments Men (2014)
An unlikely World War II platoon is sent to Germany in order to rescue creative masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their legal owners.
Water for Elephants (2011)
Jacob joins a travelling circus as a vet after the death of his parents. Their boss has a violent streak that keeps everyone at bay, including his wife, Marlena. Jacob soon falls in love with Marlena.
Raising Arizona (1987)
Herbert ‘Hi’ and Edwina ‘Ed’ McDunnough are childless and cannot adopt because of Hi’s criminal past. Their yearning for a child leads them to kidnap one of the quintuplets of a rich businessman.
Gulliver’s Travels (2010)
Lemuel is hurtled to an undiscovered land, where he reinvents himself as the hero of Lilliputians by impressing them with his size. Unprepared for leading them, his ineptitude puts him in danger.
Raven’s Home S4 E1-9
Single mother Raven Baxter panics when she notices that Booker, one of her children, starts showing psychic abilities.
To Catch a Smuggler S1
The custom officers at the JFK International Airport work towards catching hold of smugglers and drug traffickers who try to sneak in illegal substances.
Drugs Inc. Dealer POV
The experiences of drug crews are seen through their own eyes. Dealers in New York, Atlanta and Portland exchange shots with gangs, collect debts and evade law enforcement. They discuss dealing with a small group and distributing in the light of day.
Akashinga: The Brave Ones
The group, Akashinga (the brave ones), are an all-female ranger unit recruited from women who survived domestic abuse or were single mothers, abandoned wives, or orphaned by AIDS. These women have undergone training similar to those received by special forces and protect their local ecosystems from poachers.