April will be full of new content coming to Disney+ in the UK and Ireland, which includes many Disney+ Original series including Star Wars: The Mandalorian & Clone Wars plus new shows such as Shop Class & Be Our Chef.  There will also be lots of new DisneyNature content such as Elephant and Dolphin Reef.

This is just a early list of what we know so far, so the list is subject to change and some content may vary depending on your country.

Here is the full rundown:



Friday, April 3

Disney+ Originals

Elephant

Elephant” follows African elephant Shani and her spirited son Jomo as their herd make an epic journey hundreds of miles across the vast Kalahari Desert. Led by their great matriarch, Gaia, the family faces brutal heat, dwindling resources and persistent predators, as they follow in their ancestor’s footsteps on a quest to reach a lush, green paradise.


“In the Footsteps of Elephant,” Making Of Elephant


Dolphin Reef

Premiere

It’s time for a young Pacific bottlenose dolphin named Echo to grow up. Narrated by Natalie Portman.



Diving with Dolphins – “Dolphin Reef Behind the Scenes”

Premiere

Behind the scenes look at the making of Dolphin Reef.


Shop Class

Episode 106 – “Downhill Derby”

Teams are challenged with designing and building supersized downhill derby racers.


Disney Family Sundays

Episode 122 – “Minnie Mouse: Apron”

The Pyle-Lawrence ladies join host Amber Kemp-Gerstel on a project inspired by Minnie Mouse.


One Day At Disney


Episode 118 – “Patti Murin: Frozen Musical, Broadway”

Frozen the Musical star, Patti Murin, gives a behind-the-scenes look into the rarely seen inner workings of one of Broadway’s smash hits. Backstage moments, pre-show rituals and the coveted NYC Stage Door Autograph Line are all on display as Patti brings to life one of Disney’s favorite princesses for theater patrons of all ages.


Be Our Chef

Episode 102 – “Diagnosis: Delicious”

In round two of “Be Our Chef,” two new families, the Wells and Platt families, are tasked with a “Big Hero 6” inspired challenge to make a dessert that is healthy and delicious. But before heading to the kitchen, the families visit the super-huggable Baymax at Epcot for inspiration. Both families are hoping for their first win. But who will crumble first?


Disney Insider – Episode 3

No details have yet been provided.


The Mandalorian

Chapter 4

The Mandalorian teams up with an ex-soldier to protect a village from raiders.



High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

Episode 103 – “The Wonderstudies”

After “losing” her phone and missing an important rehearsal, Nini suspects who is responsible for her bout with bad luck and surprisingly retaliates. EJ confronts Ricky about a heartfelt voicemail left for Nini. Meanwhile, Mr. Mazzara becomes suspicious of Miss Jenn’s past.


Marvel’s Hero Project

Episode 103 – “Unstoppable Adonis”

When Adonis lost his eyesight at age 5, he didn’t lose his ambition to one day play professional football. Now, as a celebrated running back for his high school team, he has changed the way people see those who are visually impaired, on the field and off. Already a local hero, Adonis’s story is about to be broadcast to the world when Marvel makes him a Super Hero.


The Imagineering Story

Part 3

Michael Eisner and Frank Wells save Imagineering and encourage widespread growth. They make Disney cool and relevant with teenagers. Every design project the Imagineers touch turns to gold. The crown jewel, Euro Disneyland, goes over budget and encounters resistance. Poor press coverage and cultural missteps cause low attendance. Humbled, management shies away from future Magic Kingdoms.


Pick of the Litter – Episode 103 – “Training Begins”


After returning to Guide Dogs for the Blind, the dogs begin formal training.


Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings

Episode 203 – “A Flashy Proposal”

Billy goes to great lengths to pop the question to his girlfriend with a musical flash mob at Disneyland. Jordan and Matthew celebrate their Italian roots at their wedding with a serenade from opera sensation Jackie Evancho.


Diary of a Future President – Episode 3 “Disaster Relief” 

In an attempt to find her “reason for being,” Elena tries to become Orange Bay Middle’s Hurricane Watch Captain. Bobby prepares to go to “Miami Second Base” with new crush Monyca-with-a-Y. Gabi is excited to have her first real date with Sam, but family obligations keep getting in the way.


Forky Asks A Question

“What is art?”

Mr. Pricklepants mentors Forky about the complexities of being an actor and the art of a convincing performance.


Star Wars: The Clone Wars Episode 705 “Gone With a Trace”

After leaving the Jedi Order, Ahsoka Tano finds herself in the underworld of Coruscant where she befriends aspiring pilot Trace Martez. Enlisted by Trace’s sister Rafa to help build dangerous droids, Ahsoka opts to keep her Jedi past a secret in “Gone With a Trace,” an all-new episode of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” this FRIDAY, March 20th on Disney+.


Star Wars: The Clone Wars Episode 706 “Deal No Deal”

When Trace Martez pilots her prized ship on a mysterious job arranged by her sister Rafa, Ahsoka is alarmed to learn they are transporting for the evil Pyke Syndicate. Fearing that her ship may be at risk, Trace makes a rash decision that puts them all in peril in “Deal No Deal,” an all-new episode of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.”


Friday, April 10

Disney+ Originals


A Celebration of the Music from Coco

Premiere – Special

An inside look at the musical production of “Coco: A Live-to-Film Concert Experience”, performed at the historic Hollywood Bowl.


Star Wars: The Clone Wars Episode 707 – “Dangerous Debt”

Taken prisoner by the Pykes, Ahsoka and the Martez sisters attempt to escape.


Star Wars: The Clone Wars Episode Episode 708 – “Together Again”

Ahsoka bargains for the sisters’ freedom and makes a startling discovery.


Disney Family Sundays

Episode 119 – “Minnie Mouse: Kite”

The Ruvalcaba family joins host Amber Kemp- Gerstel to build an aerial craft inspired by Minnie Mouse.


Shop Class

Episode 107 – “Ready for Launch”

Six semi-final teams build and launch spacecrafts capable of transporting egg payloads.


One Day At Disney

Episode 119 – “Francheska Roman: Candy Maker”

Francheska Roman, Candy Maker on Main Street, U.S.A., gives an exclusive look into the making of Disneyland Resort’s favorite sweet treats. As Francheska shares her favorite parts of the job, she also illustrates the skill, care and dedication that goes into crafting each Disney themed confection.


Be Our Chef

Episode 103 – “Hidden Within”

Returning to the kitchen for another round, the Merrill family battles newcomers, the Perez family, for a “Mulan” themed challenge. This round, the families must create a main dish. But similar to Mulan’s journey to find her inner hidden warrior, the teams must use an unexpected and hidden ingredient in their dish to collect the win.


Disney Insider – Episode 4

No details have yet been provided.


Mandalorian Chapter 5

The Mandalorian helps a rookie bounty hunter who is in over his head.


High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

Episode 104 – “Blocking”

After Nini discovers that E.J. isn’t who she thinks he is, Ashlyn gets caught in the middle. Gina and E.J. team up as “wonderstudies,” and Ricky gets an unexpected visitor at home.


Pick of the Litter – Episode 104 – “Next Level Training”

The training dogs advance. Amara’s fate is determined.  Raffi is returned for formal training.


The Imagineering Story

Part 4 – “Hit or Miss”

After a tragic downturn, Michael Eisner steps back from creative stress and hires business minded managers to fill the void. The pendulum swings from art to commerce. The Imagineers enter an era of austerity. While some projects enjoy enormous success, others are cancelled, and still others, disappoint. The pattern seems irreversible.


Forky Asks A Question

“What is Time?”

Rex uses the age of real dinosaurs as an example to give Forky an understanding of the concept of time.


Marvel’s Hero Project

Episode 104 – “Here Comes Hailey”

When Hailey’s grandmother started to suffer from Alzheimer’s, Hailey was afraid she would lose the close bond they shared. So Hailey found a way to connect. Through the power of puzzles, Hailey teaches other kids dealing with their loved ones’ dementia how to make connections for a strong family. Now, Marvel will recognize her compassionate work as she becomes part of Marvel’s Hero Project.


Disney Fairy Tale Weddings – Episode 204 “A Pandoran Wedding”

Patrice and Dontrell become the first couple ever married at Pandora, The World of Avatar. Alyssa & Scott honor generations of “ohana” at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, with a surprise performance by singer and guitarist Kina Grannis.


Diary of a Future President

Episode 104 – “The National Mall”

In an effort to stop waiting for womanhood to come to them, Elena and Sasha stray from their usual mall stores to the forbidden Intimates & More – which leads Elena to become an accidental criminal. Bobby’s friends throw a kickback to try to help Bobby get more alone time with Monyca. Gabi tries to prove to her boss that she’s perfect for the new case at work.


Edward Scissorhands

A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.


Night at the Museum

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits.


Paradise Islands Series 2

The many islands that lie between Asia and Australia can claim to be the biologically richest on earth. The fascinating diversity of life is due to the many millions of years that these islands have remained in the tropics and the power of the earth, the sun and the moon.


Descendants 3

The teenagers of Disney’s most infamous villains return to the Isle of the Lost to recruit a new batch of villainous offspring to join them at Auradon Prep.


Tut’s Treasures: Hidden Secrets

Howard Carter’s discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922 made headlines across the world sparking a global frenzy for Ancient Egypt. But over the decades since the find, many of the pharaoh’s priceless grave goods have disappeared into museum basements and archives across Egypt. Now all 5,398 objects are being reunited for the first time since their discovery at the new Grand Egyptian Museum. Many have never been seen before but together they shed new light on the short, eventful life of the so-called ‘Boy King’ and are now helping experts realize the sheer scale of Tutankhamun’s influence in the ancient world.


Star vs The Forces of Evil

Intergalactic warrior Star Butterfly arrives on Earth to live with the Diaz family. She continues to battle villains throughout the universe and high school, mainly to protect her extremely powerful wand, an object that still confuses her.


Playtime with Puppy Dog Pals

Fun-loving pug puppies, brothers Bingo and Rolly, have thrill-seeking appetites that take them on exhilarating adventures in their neighborhood and around the globe.


Fast Layne


Friday, April 17

Disney+ Originals


Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Episode 709 – “Old Friends Not Forgotten”

Anakin and Obi-Wan must decide whether to help Ahsoka pursue Maul or rescue Palpatine.


Shop Class

Finale – Episode 108 – “Build Your Own Adventure”

The finalists vie for the title “Shop Class Champs” by building contemporary backyard forts.


Disney Family Sundays

Episode 124 – “Finding Nemo: Terrarium”

The Chaney family joins host Amber Kemp-Gerstel for a project inspired by Pixar’s “Finding Nemo” and “Finding Dory.”


One Day At Disney

Episode 120 – “Steve Sligh: Gold Oak Ranch Manager”

Steve Sligh helps bring movies to life as Senior Manager of the Golden Oak Ranch. Historically, this legendary filming location has hosted Hollywood’s elite, and even served as a retreat for Walt. 60+ years later, this close-to-900-acre property still functions as a working filming location with an eye towards conservation.


Be Our Chef

Episode 104 – “Curiouser and Curiouser”

The Perez family faces the Robbins family for an “Alice in Wonderland” challenge. After meeting with Alice and The Mad Hatter and eating a Cheshire Cat’s tail at Magic Kingdom Park they must use that inspiration to prepare their very own version of a bite-sized dessert.


The Mandalorian – Chapter 6

The Mandalorian joins a crew of mercenaries on a dangerous mission.


High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

Episode 105 – “Homecoming”

Miss Jenn organizes a girl’s night out with Kourtney and Nini to help Nini shake off the boy drama, while the rest of the theater kids attend the East High Homecoming dance, where Carlos learns to dance like everyone’s watching.


Pick of the Litter – Episode 105 – “Meet Your Match”

The dogs in advanced training take their final exams in the hopes of being matched with clients.


Marvel’s Hero Project

Episode 105 – “Mighty Rebekah”

Rebekah is on a mission to shield others from hate, and make the world a safer, more loving place for everyone. Raising awareness for LGBTQ youth and putting herself out there as a role model for other kids has made her a hero. She doesn’t know it yet, but Rebekah is being initiated into a small group of extraordinary kids, as she joins Marvel’s Hero Project.

 


The Imagineering Story

Part 5 – “A Carousel of Progress”

Bob Iger returns Imagineering to the foundation of Disney DNA – quality wins out. He modernizes the formula. By strategically investing in creative content, international expansion and new technology, he empowers the Imagineers to plus the existing parks worldwide, especially the recent ones that fell short of expectations. After a decade, the parks never looked better.


Disney Fairy Tale Weddings – “Made for Loving You” Episode 205

Ana was missing her sister at her wedding, but Disney magic makes dreams come true, and Grammy award winning artist Tori Kelly performs. Melanie & Nathan reunite after decades with a ceremony aboard the Disney Wonder in Alaska.


Diary of a Future President

Episode 105 – “Whistleblower”

When Elena learns her school mascot honors a man with a horrific past, she makes it her mission to have the mascot changed. Bobby grapples with his heritage when an opposing team member makes fun of him for the way his name is spelled. Gabi tries to find the work-life balance between a case she’s thrilled to be working on and a boss who doesn’t have boundaries.


Forky Asks A Question

“What is Love?”

Forky attempts to understand the concept of love from Bonnie’s elder toys who believe they’ve been there, done that.


Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

It’s summertime, and Greg Heffley is looking forward to playing video games and spending time with his friends. However, Greg’s dad has other plans: He’s decided that some father-son bonding time is in order. Desperate to prevent his dad from ruining summer vacation, Greg pretends he has a job at a ritzy country club. But Greg’s plan backfires, leaving him in the middle of embarrassing mishaps and a camping trip gone wrong.


Let’s Stick Together

 


Friday, April 24

Disney+ Originals


Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Episode 710 – “The Phantom Apprentice”

Ahsoka and Republic forces confront Maul on Mandalore.


Disney Family Sundays

Episode 125 – “WALL•E: Recycling Container”

In honor of Earth Day, the Mai family builds an eco-conscious craft inspired by Pixar’s “Wall•E.”


One Day At Disney

Episode 121 – “Tia Kratter: Pixar University”

Tia Kratter, Manager of Art and Film Education at Pixar University, helps Pixar artists hone their craft. Kratter sheds light on the immeasurable artistic detail that goes into every film, and spreads her wealth of knowledge to Pixar employees as well as others who want to further their creative education.


Be Our Chef

Episode 105 – “Beyond the Reef”

The Merrill family and Wells family look to sail away with a win in the “Moana” challenge. Just as Moana was able to combine her island life with her adventures at sea, our families must now create a dish that brings both land and sea together in a harmonious way. Families travel to the Land Pavilion at Epcot and meet Moana herself at Magic Kingdom Park for a little land and sea inspiration.


Mandalorian Chapter 7

This week’s episode sees an old rival extends an invitation for The Mandalorian to make peace.


High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

Episode 106 – “What Team?”

When Miss Jenn is placed on temporary leave and rehearsals are put on hold, the students rally together to defend their drama teacher.


Pick of the Litter – Finale – Episode 106 – “Together at Last”

The graduating dogs meet with their puppy raisers before they go home with their new partners.


Marvel’s Hero Project

Episode 106 – “Make Way For Jahkil”

Jahkil wanted to help the homeless people he noticed in his city, so he started distributing his Blessing Bags full of essential items. As he sets new goals to reach even more people who could use his support, Jahkil never strays from his original goal – to show people, no matter their situation, that they deserve kindness and dignity. That’s what makes Jahkil a true Marvel Super Hero.


The Imagineering Story

Finale – Part 6 – “To Infinity and Beyond”

Bob Iger personally shepherds his labor of love, the Shanghai Disney Resort. The Imagineers customize an ambitious new theme park to fit China’s culture, a symbol of patience and collaboration. Meanwhile, through innovative technology and immersive placemaking, the beloved pop culture worlds of Avatar, Marvel and Star Wars come to life.


Disney Fairy Tale Weddings Episode 206 “Wedding GOALS!”

College teammates Joi & Lexie have a fairy tale wedding at Disneyland with World Cup champion Brandie Chastain and singing sensation Colbie Caillat and her band “Gone West.” Nathan surprises Krystal with a proposal in Paris and help from Adventures By Disney.


Diary of a Future President

Episode 106 – “Habeas Corpus”

When Elena gets detention, she discovers a new group of kids who are so much more than their reputation. Bobby is psyched to watch a cult classic with his buddies, but is surprised when the movie forces him to reveal an aspect of his life that he wasn’t prepared to share. Meanwhile, Gabi is bummed to have lost an important case to a bigger firm, only to be significantly cheered up by Sam.


Forky Asks A Question

“What is a Computer?”

Trixie explains to Forky what a computer does as they experience the common stresses of technology.


Pixar Sparkshort

Either Loop or Wind – It’s not confirmed which one.


Saturday, 25 April

The Lion Guard

Simba’s son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.


What are you looking forward to seeing on Disney+ in April?












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: Roger@WhatsOnDisneyPlus.com Twitter: Twitter.com/RogPalmerUK Facebook: Facebook.com/rogpalmeruk

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6 Comments

  1. Kathryn March 29, 2020

    Are you gonna come up with a deal with virgin so I can watch from my tv , as my LG tv is 2015 and doesn’t qualify for downloading an app , But I have virgin TV , At the moment I have Disney plus in my I pad & phone 📱

    1. Ian nisbett March 30, 2020

      Could buy a cheap amazon fire stick, plug it into your tv and watch it through that

  2. Heidi March 30, 2020

    When is onward, sonic, the new trolls movie and frozen 2 coming to UK please. Also any deals coming up with virgin media for them to have the channel? I have an old tv and unless they have the app I’d be limited to watching on a small tablet (UK)

  3. Ian Nisbett March 30, 2020

    You know what I’d like to see? A short programme on each and every hotel owned by Disney. Would be great to see a little more info about each one.

  4. John April 2, 2020

    Wolverine and the X-Men, season 2 of Spider-Man 2017, season 3 of Gaurdians of the Galaxy, X-Men Evolution and Iron-Man Armored Adventures please. And also Spectacular Spider-Man, it was shown on Disney XD

    1. Mary Byrne April 4, 2020

      When is Onward coming to Disney Plus Ireland?