Here is a look at everything that’s coming to Disney+ in the United Kingdom this week.
Highlights include the premiere of Season 3 of “The Mandalorian,” the documentary “Finding Michael” and Episode 1 of “Voices Rising: The Music Of Wakanda Forever.”
A new episode also releases for Season 2 of “Star Wars: The Bad Batch.”
New library titles include “Empire of Light” and the first 5 episodes of “Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur.”
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2023
Voices Rising: The Music Of Wakanda Forever – Episode 1
In Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” Queen Ramonda (Angela Bassett), Shuri (Letitia Wright), M’Baku (Winston Duke), Okoye (Danai Gurira) and the Dora Milaje (including Florence Kasumba) fight to protect their nation from intervening world powers in the wake of King T’Challa’s death. As the Wakandans strive to embrace their next chapter, the heroes must band together with the help of War Dog Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o) and Everett Ross (Martin Freeman) and forge a new path for the kingdom of Wakanda. Introducing Tenoch Huerta Mejía as Namor, ruler of a hidden undersea nation, the film also stars Dominique Thorne, Michaela Coel, Mabel Cadena and Alex Livinalli.
Episode 1: “Nigeria: Past is Present”
Director Ryan Coogler and composer Ludwig Göransson work together in Lagos, Nigeria, which is at the center of a rapidly growing, dynamic musical scene. Focusing on the themes of past versus present and technology versus tradition, Göransson starts each recording day working with traditional musicians and ends the day working with modern recording artists, including Fireboy DML, Bloody Civilian, and Busiswa. Streaming on Ferbuary 28.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2023
NEW LIBRARY TITLES:
- Bob’s Burgers – Season 13 – Episode 9
- NCIS – Season 20 – New Episode
- Abbott Elementary – Season 2 – Episodes 1-10
- Big Bet – Season 2 -New Episode
- Empire of Light
- Black Narcissus
- 9-1-1: Lonestar – Season 4 – Episode 3
- Wu-Tang: An American Saga – Season 3 – Episode 5
- Alaska Daily – Episode 5
- NCIS – Hawaii – Season 2 – New Episode
- The Great North – Season 3 – New Episode
- Good Trouble – Season 4 – Episode 6
- A Christmas Carol
- Wild Crime S2
- Virgin: The Series S1
- Evil Genius
- Good Chocolate
DISNEY+ & STAR ORIGINALS:
The Mandalorian – Season 3 – Episode 1 – Premiere
The third season will follow the continuing adventures of the masked warrior and his Force-sensitive charge.
The Bad Batch – Season 2 – Episode 11 – “Metamorphosis”
“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.
In Season 2, months have passed since the events on Kamino and the Bad Batch continue their journey navigating the Empire after the fall of the Republic. They will cross paths with friends and foes, both new and familiar, as they take on a variety of thrilling mercenary missions that will take them to unexpected and dangerous new places.
Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur – Episodes 1-5
“Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur” is based on the hit comic books from Marvel and is all abouLunella, Marvel’s first African American teenage girl Super Hero and her pal, Devil Dinosaur. The series stars Siamond White as Lunella Lafayette (aka Moon Girl), Fred Tatasciore as Devil Dinosaur, Libe Barer as Casey, Alfre Woodard as Mimi, Sasheer Zamata as Adria, Jermaine Fowler as James Jr., Gary Anthony Williams as Pops and executive producer Laurence Fishburne as The Beyonder. Behind the scenes, Grammy Award-winning Raphael Saadiq serves as the series executive music producer and the series is executive-produced by Laurence Fishburne and Helen Sugland’s Cinema Gypsy Productions and Emmy Award-winner Steve Loter.
Big Sky – Season 3 – Episode 11
FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2023
NEW LIBRARY TITLES:
- Hitler’s Disastrous Desert War
- Yilbasi Gecesi (New Year’s Eve)
DISNEY+ & STAR ORIGINALS:
Finding Michael – Premiere
In 1999, Michael Matthews became the youngest Briton to climb Mount Everest. But three hours after he summited, he disappeared and was never found. Aged just 10 when Michael went missing, his brother, entrepreneur and broadcaster Spencer Matthews, always struggled to accept his death. Over 20 years later, Spencer receives a photo of a body on the mountain that could be Michael. He heads to Nepal and recruits Nims Purja, the world ’14 peaks’ record holder, to lead a team and search Everest’s ‘Death Zone’ to try to find Michael. Once at an extreme altitude of over 8000m, the team relies on a 10-man search crew, armed with drones and the skillset to go off the summit lines. But as the weather closes in and
with time against them, they face a series of unexpected challenges.