In May, Disney+ in Australia will be getting new episodes of “The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers”, “Big Shot” plus new shows like “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” and the second season of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.  There will be new additions to the Disney+ library including new episodes of “Star Originals” along with new episodes of popular series like “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Family Guy”.


NOTE – This list isn’t complete and will be updated with new additions as they are announced. The list is also subject to change. Content may vary depending on your country and this list is based on the Australian release schedule.


Here is the full rundown:

Tuesday 4th May

Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 1

“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.



Friday 7th May


Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 2

No information has yet been provided.


Big Shot – Episode 104 “Great in the Living Room”

After Harper’s exposé goes viral, Marvyn seeks redemption by trying to recruit a new player


The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 7

Nearly 30 years after first taking flight, “The Mighty Ducks” returns in a brand new chapter starring Lauren Graham and Emilio Estevez in the iconic role he originated as legendary Coach Gordon Bombay.


In the 10-episode season set in present-day Minnesota, the Mighty Ducks have evolved from scrappy underdogs to an ultra-competitive, powerhouse youth hockey team. After 12-year-old Evan Morrow (Brady Noon) is unceremoniously cut from the Ducks, he and his mom, Alex (Lauren Graham), set out to build their own team of misfits to challenge the cutthroat, win-at-all-costs culture of youth sports today. With the help of Gordon Bombay, they rediscover the joys of playing just for love of the game.


Bob’s Burgers – Season 11 – Episode 7

The family tries to cheer up Gene when a stomach flu makes him unable to eat Thanksgiving dinner.


Station 19 – Season 4 – Episode 6

Carina and DeLuca pursue Opal, the woman suspected of sex trafficking. Meanwhile, Maya leaves Andy in charge for the yearly inspection, and Dean and Vic struggle to cope with the fallout Dean’s traumatic arrest.


Grey’s Anatomy – Season 17 – Episode 12

No details have yet been provided.



Family Guy – Season 19 – Episode 9

The Griffins must save Christmas without Lois when she walks out on them for failing to help her with the shopping.


Grown-ish – Episode 13

When Zoey returns home for a long weekend, she soon discovers that her friends are busy with Cal U’s Field Day; meanwhile, Jazz and Doug’s relationship gets complicated when Jazz returns from the NCAA track finals with very surprising news.


Solar Opposites – Season 2 – Episode 5

Oh no. The Red Goobler’s back and this time he’s jacked. This one’s too scary for me.


Friday 14th May

High School Musical – The Musical – The Series – Season 2 –Episode 201 – “New Year’s Eve”

Flying high after the triumph of opening night, Ricky, Nini, Gina, and the Wildcats gather at Ashlyn’s for a New Year’s Eve party. Miss Jenn runs into the new North High rival theatre teacher – a.k.a her ex-boyfriend – and at the stroke of midnight, shocking revelations come to the surface.


Big Shot – Episode 105 “This is our House” 

Louise’s dad is arrested. Louise and Olive get caught cheating on a test. Marvyn dates again.



Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 3

No information has yet been provided.


The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 8

No information has yet been provided.


Solar Opposites – Season 2 – Episode 6

Dinner Time. Korvo wins top prize at the annual neighborhood rib festival.


Bob’s Burgers – Season 11 – Episode 8

When Linda’s parents have a layover at a nearby airport, she and Bob decide to make it their annual “visit”.


Station 19 – Season 4 – Episode 7

The crew is called to a cult gathering where they find their leader dancing on the roof and claiming he can fly. Travis gets a surprise visit from his father, and Dean makes a difficult decision that could affect his career trajectory.



Grown-ish – Season 3 – Episode 14

Vivek has a new experience with Heidi and Aaron and Doug struggle to adjust their views on sexuality and masculinity. Nomi and her new baby Luna return to Cal U. Junior shows up to fight for Sky.


Grey’s Anatomy – Season 17 – Episode 13

No details have yet been provided.


Family Guy – Season 19 – Episode 10

Peter volunteers at the hospital after making it through a bad flu season and finds himself at a crossroads when his mortal enemy, The Giant Chicken, is admitted to ER. After learning he’s part cat, Brian has an identity crisis.


Friday 21st May

Inside Pixar: Unpacked

A documentary series of personal and cinematic stories that provide an inside look into the people, artistry, and culture of Pixar Animation Studios.


Unpacked: About Time

Director: Erica Milsom

How can the passage of time be utilized as a tool for emotional storytelling? Narrator W. Kamau Bell breaks down how time can becomes its own character in Pixar films, looking at period pieces such as Brave and the tearjerking passage of time in Up.

Unpacked: Everybody Loves a Villain

Director: Tony Kaplan

From Ernesto de La Cruz to Lotso to Hopper, foes of all shapes and sizes are essential to many of our favorite Pixar movies. But what makes a good villain? Narrator W. Kamau Bell digs into why we love to hate our favorite antagonists and what makes them so complicated.

Unpacked: The Squint Test

Director: Tony Kaplan

Pixar characters strive to strike a balance between realistic and caricatured. Narrator W. Kamau Bell explains how basic shapes and drawings influence the character design and story of favorite films such as Up, Ratatouille, and The Incredibles.


Unpacked: Inner Drive

Director: Erica Milsom

Beyond the world of Cars, vehicles of all kinds have made their mark throughout Pixar’s films. Jump in and go for a ride with narrator W. Kamau Bell as he cruises through some of his favorite Pixar planes, trains, and Incredibiles.

Unpacked: No Small Roles

Director: Tony Kaplan

Take a deep dive into the art of crowds animation. Each of your favorite Pixar characters live in worlds populated by fellow fish, cars, toys, and humans, but creating thousands of these fully animated background characters is no easy feat. Join narrator W. Kamau Bell in understanding how Pixar adds thousands of background characters into every film.


Big Shot – Episode 106 “Carlsbad Crazies”

Marvyn regresses back to his old ways while defending Louise from an opposing team’s harassment. Holly gets a shot at the limelight


High School Musical – The Musical – The Series – Season 2 – Episode 202 “Typecasting”

Kourtney, Carlos and Big Red decide to join their friends and audition for on stage roles in “Beauty and the Beast,” while Nini experiences FOMO from afar. When new competition shows up to the tryout, Gina tries to shake off some old habits


The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 9

No information has yet been provided.


Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 4

No information has yet been provided.


Solar Opposites – Season 2 – Episode 7

Oops. The wild story that explains why Terry had to order a new shot glass.


Grown-ish – Season 3 – Episode 15

Zoey wonders if she’s ready for the real world after she becomes the subject of a nasty rumor at work. Nomi debates whether to tell Phil about Luna. Doug plans a house party to cheer on Jazz and Sky in their Olympic-qualifying race



Bob’s Burgers – Season 11 – Episode 9

Gene becomes jealous when Linda joins a women’s business group; Louise and Tina want to learn how to fight.


Station 19 – Season 4 – Episode 8

Vic’s love life is complicated again as she learns of a shocking secret. Meanwhile, Andy grows frustrated at Sullivan for undermining her authority, and Maya struggles to keep her jealousy when one of Carina’s old flames comes to visit.


Grey’s Anatomy – Season 17 – Episode 14

No details have yet been provided.


Family Guy – Season 19 – Episode 11

Brian bonds with his new girlfriend’s son; Peter, Quagmire, and Cleveland take a joyride in Joe’s new classic Corvette.


Friday 28th May

Cruella – Premier Access

Academy Award® winner Emma Stone (“La La Land”) stars in Disney’s “Cruella,” an all-new live-action feature film about the rebellious early days of one of cinemas most notorious – and notoriously fashionable – villains, the legendary Cruella de Vil. “Cruella,” which is set in 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, follows a young grifter named Estella, a clever and creative girl determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they are able to build a life for themselves on the London streets. One day, Estella’s flair for fashion catches the eye of the Baroness von Hellman, a fashion legend who is devastatingly chic and terrifyingly haute, played by two-time Oscar® winner Emma Thompson (“Howards End,” “Sense & Sensibility”). But their relationship sets in motion a course of events and revelations that will cause Estella to embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable and revenge-bent Cruella.


Launchpad

Disney’s “LAUNCHPAD” is a collection of live-action shorts from a new generation of dynamic storytellers. Six filmmakers from underrepresented backgrounds were selected and provided with the opportunity to share their perspectives and creative visions that will show audiences what it means to be seen. Inspired by life’s journey, these first six shorts for Disney+ are based on the theme, “Discover.”


High School Musical – The Musical – The Series – Season 2 – Episode 203 “Valentine’s Day”

Big Red and Ashlyn celebrate their first Valentine’s Day together, amidst drama. Kourtney spars with a co-worker while Gina contends with being single. Meanwhile, Ricky and Nini’s plans to surprise each other turn into a comedy of errors, leading to new revelations and a surprise song.


Big Shot – Episode 107 “Kalm Korn”

Marvyn’s statue resurfaces, and he stops undermining Holly. Emma accidentally throws a party


Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 5

No information has yet been provided.


The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 10 (Finale)

No information has yet been provided.


Bob’s Burgers – Season 11 – Episode 10

Bob wonders if there’s a catch to the Belchers being invited to cater the Glencrest Yacht Club’s holiday boat parade; Louise has her eye on the Santa Schooner.


Station 19 – Season 4 – Episode 9

Vic and Travis’ friendship is put to the test as they respond to calls to help two best friends in need. Jack realizes he has a greater impact on Marcus, and new details about Travis’ late husband’s tragic death are revealed.


Grey’s Anatomy – Season 17 – Episode 15

No details have yet been provided.


Family Guy – Season 19 – Episode 12

Peter and Chris start a memorabilia business after going to a baseball game; Stewie gets plastic surgery to combat aging, but takes it too far.


Solar Opposites – Season 2 – Episode 8 – Finale

Finally. It’s season finale time again. The Solars learn about death.


Grown-Ish – Season 3 – Episode 16

Zoey wrestles with the status of her relationship with Aaron. Sky and Jazz return from the Olympic trials and struggle to say goodbye.


NOTE – This list isn’t complete and will be updated with new additions as they are announced. The list is also subject to change. Content may vary depending on your country and this list is based on the Australian release schedule.

What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ in May?










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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