This coming January, Disney is releasing many new series for us to enjoy across Disney+ and Hulu! With a brand new Marvel series, plus a new documentary from National Geographic and a new drama series from ABC Signature Studios.

Here’s a look at the new series coming to Disney+ in January 2024:

Note: This list is subject to change, and availability may vary depending on your country.


Easily the biggest new series to be released in January is Marvel Studios’ “Echo,” which spotights Maya Lopez as Wilson Fisk’s criminal empire pursues her. When the journey brings her home, she must confront her own family and legacy.

All five episodes will be released on Disney+ and Hulu on Tuesday, 9th January 2024, at 6:00 pm PT / 9:00 pm ET

A Real Bug’s Life

Inspired by the World of Disney and Pixar’s “A Bug’s Life,” the new Disney+ Original series from National Geographic, “A Real Bug’s Life,” is an incredible adventure into nine different micro bug worlds around the globe, where the forces of nature play out on a miniature scale and where tiny creatures rely on amazing powers and extraordinary alliances to make it through each day. The stakes are high … even if the critters are extraordinarily small. With new developments in filming technology and narrated by fun and witty guide Awkwafina, follow the incredible stories of the tiny heroes living in worlds beyond the imagination — from a jumping spider looking for a home on the streets of New York to a Costa Rican orchid bee’s first day on the job making perfume! Full of mind-blowing new behaviors and larger-than-life characters, this family-friendly series shows that “A Real Bug’s Life” can be every bit as fantastical as any animated film.

“A Real Bug’s Life” is coming to Disney+ on Wednesday 24th January 2024.


“Choir” is a 6-part documentary series following the Detroit Youth Choir as they prepare for the performance of a lifetime. Through their eyes, we experience the highs and lows of life growing up in Detroit, navigating the challenges of balancing family, school, and athletics, all while pursuing dreams of taking their talents to the next level and performing on one of the world’s biggest stages.

“Choir” is coming to Disney+ on January 31st 2024.

Percy Jackson and the Olympians

“Percy Jackson and the Olympians,” tells the fantastical story of a 12-year-old modern demigod, Percy Jackson, who’s just coming to terms with his newfound divine powers when the sky god, Zeus, accuses him of stealing his master lightning bolt. With help from his friends Grover and Annabeth, Percy must embark on an adventure of a lifetime to find it and restore order to Olympus.

A new episode is being released each week throughout January 2024.

The Incredible Pol Farm

On the heels of the hit series The Incredible Dr. Pol, the whole Pol clan is taking on an ambitious new project: building a 350-acre family farm!

This brand new series featuring Dr Pol is coming to Disney+ and Hulu in the US on Sunday, 7th January 2024.


Disney is dishing us up ten new episodes of the popular, “Bluey”, which showcases the joyful simplicity that can be found in families turning everyday events of family life — like making a cubby house (blanket fort) or a trip to the beach — into unique adventures that bring to life how children learn and grow through play.

Ten new episodes of “Bluey” will be released on Disney+ around the world on Friday, 12th January 2024

Death And Other Details

Set amidst the glamour of the global elite, “Death and Other Details” centres on the brilliant and restless Imogene Scott (Violett Beane), who finds herself in the wrong place/wrong time (okay, it was kinda her fault) and becomes the prime suspect in a locked room murder mystery. The setting? A lavishly restored Mediterranean ocean liner. Suspects? Every pampered guest and every exhausted crew member. The problem? To prove her innocence, she must partner with a man she despises—Rufus Cotesworth (Mandy Patinkin), the world’s greatest detective.

The first episode will be released on Hulu and Hulu On Disney+ in the US and on Disney+ internationally on January 16th 2024

A Shop For Killers

Jian’s only guardian is her uncle. After his sudden death, she learns of a suspicious shopping mall that he left behind. Who was her uncle, and what kind of shopping mall did he run? Before Jian can even fathom what is going on, she is attacked by unidentified people who are after her uncle’s supplies. Now that she is alone, will Jian survive against them?

This new Korean series will be released on Hulu and Hulu On Disney+ in the US and on Disney+ internationally on January 17th 2024.

Daughters of the Cult

“Daughters of the Cult” is a shocking five-episode deep-dive into the history of the polygamous Ervil LeBaron cult told directly through the eyes of the people who were there. Hidden in plain sight throughout the Southwest and Mexico, a splinter group of Mormon fundamentalist cult members perpetrate a deadly wave of violence and abuse for decades in the name of their fanatical prophet Ervil LeBaron, dubbed the ‘Mormon Manson’. Survivors, relatives of killers and law enforcement now come forward to paint an emotional and grisly picture of a brutal madman ordering cold-blooded executions. Despite running from the FBI for most of their young lives there is triumph, healing, and sisterhood for the brave few who escape the cult and begin anew.

This new documentary series will be released on Hulu and Hulu on Disney+ in the United States on January 4th 2024. It’ll also be released on Disney+ in many other countries, including Canada and Australia, on Thursday, 11th January 2024.

Superhot: The Spicy World of Pepper People

Superhot spicy peppers are on fire lately – but while most experiment with heat, others live their lives in pursuit of fire. “Superhot” is a wild ride into the Spicy World of Pepper People – the self-proclaimed chili heads who have taken the chili pill and want to find out how deep the rabbit hole goes. This 10-part series goes deep into a subculture fueled by spice: from the elite growers who strive to create new superhots to the chili eaters who chase the endorphin rush of consuming them. Along the way, one legendary chili head sets out on a quest to answer the spiciest of questions: is there a pepper that can challenge the world’s hottest?

This new original series will arrive on Hulu and Hulu on Disney+ in the US and on Disney+ internationally on January 22nd 2024.

Dragons of Wonderhatch

Nagi doesn’t feel she fits in with her surroundings; she lives in the real world and can visualise colours whenever she hears sounds; Tyme lives in the alternate world of Upananta, where a strange phenomenon is occurring.

New episodes of this Japanese original series will be released weekly on Hulu and Disney+ every week throughout January.


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Roger Palmer

Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom. Email: Twitter: Facebook:

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