Here is a look at everything that’s coming to Disney+ in the United States this week.
Highlights include the release of Marvel Studios: Assembled “The Making of Black Widow” on Wednesday, October 20th.
New episodes continue to roll out for Disney+ Originals “Doogie Kamealoha M.D” and “Disney Insider.”
New library titles include “Rookie of the Year,” “Thumbelina” and more.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2021
Disney Insider – Episode 8 – “Drawn To Life, Muppets and the Haunted Mansion, Our Very Own Studio Tour”
See the art of Disney animation come to life in the new Cirque du Soleil show, “Drawn to Life.” Go behind the scenes of “Muppets Haunted Mansion” to discover how the Muppets and the Haunted Mansion, inspired by all four of the iconic Disney Haunted Mansion attractions at various Disney theme parks across the globe, came together for the epic Halloween special. Be our guest on a tour of the history of the Walt Disney Studio Lot, where there is magic around every corner.
Doogie Kamealoha M.D. – Episode 7 – “Mom-Mentum”
Lahela and Clara work in sync and share a vision for their medical careers. That abruptly changes when Dr. Arthur Goldstein, a Seattle surgeon on the cutting edge of medical technology, visits the hospital. Benny is gearing up for his favorite surf competition only to discover that he’s been placed in the seniors division. While Lahela contemplates a fellowship to study alongside Dr. Goldstein, Benny considers surfing 12-foot swells with Walter and his buddies to show he’s still got it.
Marvel Studios: Assembled – “The Making of Black Widow”
ASSEMBLED is an immersive documentary series examining the creation of Marvel Studios’ thrilling new shows and theatrical releases.
NEW LIBRARY TITLES
Disney’s Magic Bake-Off (S1), 4 episodes
Disney Channel and modern media company Tastemade team up to present “Disney’s Magic Bake-Off,” a one-hour unscripted competitive series for kids 6-14 combining the wonder of baking with the ingenuity of young pastry chefs. Multitalented stars Dara Reneé and Issac Ryan Brown co-host this series where imagination rules and teamwork triumphs as three teams of two race against the clock to create the most extraordinary cakes inspired by the magic of Disney. Co-hosts Reneé and Brown with Disneyland Resort pastry chef Graciela Gomez, who serves as baking judge, guide the kid bakers through fun challenges and unexpected twists, all designed to elevate the contestants’ baking abilities, techniques and creativity to new culinary heights. Each episode will declare a winning team to be named Disney Baking Champion. The winning recipe will become a featured Tastemade video available on Disney Channel and Tastemade social media platforms.
PJ Masks (S5), 6 episodes
By day 6 year olds Connor, Amaya and Greg go to school like everyone else. But when something goes awry in the city, these special kids, filled with curiosity and a sense of justice get ready for their mission – but they have to wait until night fall when the city is asleep and they can go un detected. Instead of going to bed like all the other children, when our heroes get their pyjamas on, they magically transform into super heroes and become the PJ Masks. Here come Catboy – super fast and agile, Gekko – super strong and can scale walls and Owlette – with the ability to fly and see great distances. Together these three can tackle any situation – PJ Masks they’re on their way into the night to save the day!
The Wild Life Of Dr. Ole (S1)
Veterinarian Dr. Peter Olaf Alcumbrac, known to many as Doc Ole, cares for animals.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2021
NEW LIBRARY TITLES
Rookie Of The Year
When the cast is removed from his severely broken arm, clumsy 12-year old Henry Rowengartner (Thomas Ian Nicholas) is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mile per-hour thunderbolt. His throw from the bleachers directly to home plate alerts the last place Chicago Cubs and before you can shout “play ball!” he is signed as their new ace pitcher. With a few pointers from an aging star pitcher (Gary Busey) young Henry actually manages to pull of the impossible.
The beloved fairytale comes to life in this magical animated musical featuring an all-star voice cast, including Carol Channing, John Hurt and Gilbert Gottfried. When tiny Thumbelina (Jodi Benson) meets Prince Cornelius (Gary Imhoff), it’s true love. But, before she can marry Cornelius, the would-be princess has a very strange adventure in this story of love, friendship and the importance of hope.