Here is a look at everything that’s coming to Disney+ in the United States this week.
Highlights include the 2 episode premiere of Season 2 of “The Mysterious Benedict Society” on the 26th and all 6 animated shorts of “Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi” on the 26th.
New episodes also continue to release for “Dancing with the Stars” Season 31, “The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers” Season 2, and Season 1 of “Star Wars: Andor.”
New library titles include “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel” and more.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2022
Dancing with the Stars – Episode 7 – LIVE
“Dancing with the Stars” is the hit series hosted by supermodel and businesswoman Tyra Banks and actor and television personality Alfonso Ribeiro in which celebrities are paired with trained ballroom dancers to compete in themed choreographed dance routines that are judged by a panel of renowned ballroom experts, including Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli and Derek Hough.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2022
Tales of the Jedi – All 6 Shorts – Premiere
Six brand-new animated shorts featuring parables built around Jedi from the prequel era. Journey into the lives of two distinctly different Jedi—Ahsoka Tano and Count Dooku—each will be put to the test as they make choices that will define their destinies. The series is created by executive producer Dave Filoni, with Carrie Beck and Athena Portillo serving as executive producers.
The Mysterious Benedict Society – Season 2 – Episodes 1 & 2 – Premiere – Episode 201 “A Perilous Journey” & Episode 202 “A Bit of Light Chop”
This season, Reynie, Sticky, Kate and Constance, the four gifted orphans who were recruited by the eccentric Mr. Benedict, embark on another mission to save the world from the nefarious plans of his twin brother Dr. L.D. Curtain. When the kids discover that Mr. Benedict and Number Two have been kidnapped, they must piece together the riddles and clues within a perilous scavenger hunt set by Mr. Benedict to foil Curtain’s latest scheme. Relying on only their wits, intellect, and empathy, the charming group of misfits embark on a globe-trotting adventure by air, land, sea and pie truck, calling upon their special skills to solve the mysteries and rescue their lost comrades. Along the way, the kids experience the growing pains that come along with being part of their new “found family,” while remaining true to their unique selves. In the process, they discover what true happiness really means.
Andor – Season 1 – Episode 8
“Andor” follows the adventures of Rebel spy Cassian Andor during the formative years of the Rebellion five years prior to the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The rousing spy thriller will explore tales filled with espionage and daring missions to restore hope to a galaxy in the grip of a ruthless Empire.
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Season 2 – Episode 5 – “Icing on the Cake”
Alex leads our crew of old and new Mighty Ducks through their first week of team training with the spirit of summer fun – but she struggles to bring a disengaged Jace into the fold. Coach Cole, meanwhile, drives Team Dominate through power practices, and Evan pushes himself harder than ever. And Maya tries to help Sofi find her inner rebel. When a conflict forces Evan to choose between his new squad and his best friend, we discover an unexpected side of Cole.
Sumo Do, Sumo Don’t – 2-Episode Premiere
Ryota Moriyama, a senior at Kyoritsu University, receives a job offer at a first-rate company but gets dumped by Saki Nishino. His professor tells him that he can graduate on the condition that he joins the sumo club and competes in at least one match. With only a single member, Honoka Oba, for the past two years, the sumo club is on the brink of collapse. In order to graduate, Ryota endures Honoka’s strict training methods and starts to recruit other members.
NEW LIBRARY TITLES:
Eureka! – Season 1 – Episodes 11-14
Set in the fantastical prehistoric world of Rocky Falls, “Eureka!” follows the story of Eureka, a young girl inventor who is way ahead of her time. She designs inventions and contraptions in the hopes of making the world a better place and moving her prehistoric community into a more modern era. The series stars Ruth Righi (Disney Channel’s “Sydney to the Max”) as Eureka, Renée Elise Goldsberry (“Hamilton”) and Lil Rel Howery (“Free Guy”) as Eureka’s parents, Roxy and Rollo, and Javier Muñoz (“Hamilton”) as her teacher, Ohm.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022
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NEW LIBRARY TITLES:
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
Back in school, Alvin, Simon and Theodore must save the school’s music programme by winning the battle of the bands. For this, they must beat Brittany, Eleanor and Jeanette, also called The Chipettes.
Marvel’s Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell
This Hallow’s Eve, Nightmare is bent on conquering the waking world by crossing through the Dream Dimension and converting each dreamer into a monster. Can Dr. Strange, Hulk and the Howling Commandos hold the line and put an end to his nefarious scheme?