In May, Disney+ in Canada will be getting new episodes of “The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers” and “Big Shot” along with new originals like “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” and more. There will be new additions to the Disney+ library including new episodes of “Star Originals” like “Grown-ish”.


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 Canadian 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.



Star Wars Biomes

No details have yet been announced


Star Wars Vehicle Flythroughs

No details have yet been announced



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.


Grown-ish – Episode 8

Zoey makes a big decision regarding her future.


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.


Disney Wander over Yonder (S1 & 2)

Wander is an eternally optimistic intergalactic traveler who likes to do good things for others. His best friend is a quick-tempered, loyal horse named Sylvia. They travel throughout the cosmos together and go on adventures, making new friends — and enemies — along the way. The pair battles evil on the journey, including Lord Hater, the biggest evildoer of them all, and his army of Watchdogs. The animated comedy series was created by Craig McCracken, who also created such animated hits as “The Powerpuff Girls” and “Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends.”



Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken

Sonora is a free spirited girl who runs away from her home and gets a job as a stunt rider. On her adventurous journey she learns the tricks and trade of the sport and also falls in love.


Lost Treasures of Egypt (S2) 

Archaeologists hunt for and closely examine some of Egypt’s lost treasures in the Valley of the Kings.


American Horror Story 

An anthology horror drama series centering on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, a hotel, a farmhouse in Roanoke and a cult.


American Horror Story: Asylum

From Nazis and serial killers to mutants and aliens, no one is safe inside the walls of the Briarcliff Mental Institution. In a house of healing that is anything but, troubled nun Sister Jude rules with an iron fist and Dr Arden conducts strange experiments on the facility’s patients.



American Horror Story: Coven

The few remaining Salem descendants are under assault by forces of ignorance and hate. The young witches seek refuge at Miss Robichaux’s Academy in New Orleans, including new arrival, Zoe, who harbors a terrifying secret of her own. Fiona, a Supreme Witch with unimaginable powers, is determined to protect the Coven, but her obsessive quest for immortality will lead her to cross paths with a voodoo queen and a murderous slave owner cursed with eternal life.


Beneath The Planet of the Apes

Astronaut Brent, the only survivor of a crash landed spaceship believes that he is on another planet, unaware of the fact that he has travelled to earth’s distant future.


Conquest of The Planet of the Apes

When dogs and cats have been wiped out by a plague, the apes, now household pets, are treated like slaves. Caesar, a simian, leads chimps in rebellion against human oppressors.


Ferdinand

A soft-hearted bull, Ferdinand, escapes from Casa del Toro after his father does not return from the bullfight. However, due to a turn of events, he is taken back to the place he escaped from.



The First $20 Million is Always the Hardest

A successful marketing executive decides to chuck his nonstop, upwardly mobile lifestyle, when he realizes that he wants to be a creator instead of a seller. He takes a job at one of the area’s most prestigious high-tech firms. Mocked by the company’s brilliant project leader, he is assigned to a team made up of dysfunctional misfits, who through their imagination and ingenuity create something that can revolutionize their industry.


Everyone’s Hero

A boy (Jake T. Austin) comes to a turning point in his life when he faces a critical decision: Should he take a chance and possibly become a hero, or should he play it safe? Though the odds are stacked against him, he begins a cross-country adventure to return Babe Ruth’s baseball bat before the deciding game of the 1932 World Series.


Lola Versus

Lola is a happy woman, engaged to the love of her life, Luke. But, when Luke calls it all off three weeks before the big day, Lola desperately begins to look for love and happiness in casual flings.

 


Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

After a murder takes place on a train journey, a detective decides to investigate and find the culprit amongst the passengers aboard. In the process, he also learns the true identity of the victim.


This Is My Life

Divorcee Dottie Ingels (Julie Kavner) works in retail, but she really wants to make it as a comedienne. After receiving an inheritance, Dottie decides it’s now or never, and moves to New York City with her children, Erica (Samantha Mathis) and Opal (Gaby Hoffmann). Before long, Dottie finds success on the stand-up circuit. Unfortunately, this leaves little time to care for her daughters. When Dottie begins to date her manager, Arnold Moss (Dan Aykroyd), it’s the last straw for Erica and Opal.



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

“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.


The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 8

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.


Solar Opposites – Season 2 – Episode 6

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



Grown-ish – Season 3 – Episode 9

After dropping out of Cal U and diving into her dream job, Zoey balances the demands of her work life and her personal life.


Disney Special Agent Oso (S1 & 2) + Three Healthy Steps (S1)

Oso, a lovable teddy bear who is, however improbably, a special agent in training, turns to young viewers at home to complete his missions for the United Network for Investigating Quite Usual Events (UNIQUE), an international consortium of stuffed animals charged with teaching kids how to complete everyday tasks such as mailing a letter, using a library or just cleaning their room. Oso’s adventures carry titles inspired by James Bond films: “Gold Feather,” “A View to a Book” and “Carousel Royale,” among others.


An Affair to Remember (1957)

Nicky and Terry meet on a cruise on their way from Europe to New York and fall in love with each other. Despite being engaged to other people, the couple decides to meet again.


The Alligator People

Newly married nurse Joyce Webster (Beverly Garland) doesn’t know what to think when her husband, Paul (Richard Crane), disappears during a train ride. She hires private investigators and eventually tracks him to an old bayou plantation, where the owner (Frieda Inescort) insists she’s never heard of Paul. Joyce sticks around anyway and soon learns that local doctor Mark Sinclair (George Macready) has been using a life-altering alligator serum on the town’s residents, and that Paul is among them.


The Blue Bird (1976)

A naughty boy and girl search a fantasy world of characters (Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Fonda, Ava Gardner) for the bluebird of happiness.



Confessions of a Shopaholic 

Rebecca Bloomwood is addicted to shopping and accepts a job as a finance columnist to be able to pay a huge debt. Amidst the struggle, she finds herself falling in love with a wealthy entrepreneur.


Downtown (1990)

Officer Alex Kearney (Anthony Edwards) patrols an upscale neighborhood in Philadelphia, where he pulls over a well-connected white collar executive who promises to get even with the policeman. Soon, Kearney learns that he is off the cushy suburban beat and must now work in the deadliest precinct in Philly, where he is partnered with tough veteran cop Dennis Curran (Forest Whitaker). Tensions are high between them, but Kearney soon proves he can play just as rough as the crooks.


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 10

As her relationship with Javi heats up, Ana makes a discovery about him that challenges her entire belief system. Meanwhile, Aaron learns about Cal U’s investment in private prisons, challenging him to reconnect with his activist roots.

 

 


Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K – Episode 1 – If This Be … M.O.D.O.K.

Supervillain M.O.D.O.K. is forced to sell A.I.M. to the tech company GRUMBL. As he struggles to regain control of A.I.M. he risks losing something even more important – his family.


Disney Big City Greens (S2)

Cricket Green is a mischievous but optimistic country boy who moves to the big city along with his family.



Fury Files (Interstitials)

Fury Files is a new informational program that will teach fans about their favorite Marvel heroes and villains using a combination of motion comic art and scenes cut from popular Marvel animated shows like Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and X-Men: The Animated Series


Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast

Trusting animal fairy Fawn brings a baby hawk into Pixie Hollow despite knowing that adult hawks eat fairies. Reprimanded by Queen Clarion, Fawn is determined to make things right, but then she finds a strange creature lying in an underground cave.


Air Crash Investigation (S11)

Featuring news footage, interviews, and gripping reenactments, Mayday 9 investigates legendary aviation disasters to find out what went wrong and why. And reveals the dark truth that aviation safety improves – one crash at a time.


Akashinga: The Brave Ones 

With many of Africa’s key species, including elephants, reaching levels near extinction, Akashinga is a radical, new and highly effective weapon against poaching. Founded in Zimbabwe by former Australian special forces soldier and anti-poaching leader Damien Mander, the women-only team of rangers, drawn from the abused and marginalized, is revolutionizing the way animals are protected, communities are empowered— and its members’ own lives are being transformed. Mander’s innovative approach to conservation calls for community buy-in rather than full-on armed assault against poachers: If a community understands the economic benefits of preserving animals, then it will eliminate poaching without an armed struggle. Executive produced by three-time Academy Award winner James Cameron and directed by Maria Wilhelm, AKASHINGA: THE BRAVE ONES is a celebration of the courage, conservation and unorthodox thinking that’s leading to massive positive change.


Alaska’s Deadliest (S1)

Our biggest state harbors some America’s deadliest animal killers. Alaska’s deadliest thrive in one of America’s last wild frontiers.



Narco Wars (S1) 

Explore how opportunistic smuggling networks in Latin America turned into powerful and ruthless drug cartels with unprecedented power.


When Sharks Attack – Yr 1-4

Throughout America’s coastline shark attacks are on the rise. Many occur in quick succession at new and surprising locations. As vacationers, scientists and locals are all desperate to uncover what is causing the upsurge, National Geographic Channel investigates the attacks to see what is affecting some of nature’s most feared fish. The deep-sea saga employs underwater photography, news archives and testimony to deep dive into mysterious and deadly recent shark attacks.


 

Drugs Inc. Dealer POV

The experiences of drug crews are seen through their own eyes. Dealers in New York, Atlanta and Portland exchange shots with gangs, collect debts and evade law enforcement. They discuss dealing with a small group and distributing in the light of day.


Black Widow (1987)

Federal agent Alexandra Barnes (Debra Winger) believes that Catherine Petersen (Theresa Russell) is a serial killer who marries rich men and then murders them for their money. But since Catherine is seemingly a master of disguise and has multiple identities, Alexandra can’t prove anything with conventional detective work. With no other option, she goes undercover, pursuing the same man (Sami Frey) as Catherine, and hoping that Catherine will slip up and reveal her true identity.


Cowgirls ‘N Angels

While looking for her father whom she has never met before, a twelve-year-old Ida with a natural talent for rodeo gets an opportunity to tour America with a group of young women rodeo riders


The Crossing (S1)

When refugees from a war-torn country start seeking asylum in a small American fishing town, it becomes clear that something strange is going on. The residents soon learn that the country they are fleeing from is America, and the war they are escaping hasn’t happened yet. While the government sets to work trying to untangle the truth behind the ominous migration, the fact that the lives of those involved will never again be the same seems to be the only thing that no one can deny.


Deadfall

En route to Canada with stolen casino loot, a thief (Olivia Wilde) separates from her brother (Eric Bana) and falls in with a boxer (Charlie Hunnam) who’s on his way home for Thanksgiving.


Deadly Instincts (S1)

A deadly alien attacks Boston where people fall prey to its deadly actions. One man fights the alien to save the people.


Deep State (S1-2)

Retired MI6 spy Max Easton reluctantly returns to the field for a final job and finds himself drawn into a global conspiracy and covert intelligence war.

 


Gulliver’s Travels (2010)

Lemuel is hurtled to an undiscovered land, where he reinvents himself as the hero of Lilliputians by impressing them with his size. Unprepared for leading them, his ineptitude puts him in danger



An Innocent Man

A mechanic accused of a crime he didn’t commit is sent to serve time with a gang of hardened criminals. By befriending a tough but influential inmate he manages to get parole, but still finds himself hounded on the outside by the bent cops that framed him. In a bid to be rid of them once and for all, he enlists the help of his underworld contacts to devise a plan that will lure the officers into a fatal blunder.


Pitch (S1)

Ginny Baker’s dreams come true when she is accepted into a Major League team as a pitcher. As she begins her career in professional baseball, her gender becomes a bigger challenge than she expected.


Rel (S1) 

Rel faces a strange dilemma after learning about his wife’s affair with his barber. He seems to think that the possibility of finding a new wife or a barber is equally challenging.


The Seeker: The Dark is Rising

Will Stanton’s ordinary life takes a turn when he learns that he is a part of a clan of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark.


Still Star-Crossed (S1)

Rosaline Capulet is betrothed to Benvolio Montague against their wishes to end an ongoing feud between the two families. However, the two try to end the feud without getting married.


Tin Men

Two salesmen are rivals and compete with each other in order to accomplish higher sales. Their fight to destroy each other’s career reaches such a stage that they end up losing their sales licenses.


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.


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.


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.”


Solar Opposites – Season 2 – Episode 8 – Finale

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


Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K – Episode 2 The M.O.D.O.K. That Time Forgot

In an effort to win back his wife Jodie, M.O.D.O.K. takes her traveling through time to a Third Eye Blind concert they missed years ago.


Grown-Ish – Season 3 – Episode 11

Aaron is offered an opportunity to be featured in a nationally televised interview; he struggles to keep his message targeted; Zoey navigates her feelings for Aaron while helping him devise a new strategy.


Bluey Shorts (S2)

Follows the adventures of a Blue Heeler puppy, Bluey, who lives with her mum, dad, and sister. Her energy and lovable spirit gets her into all kinds of funny and unpredictable situations.


Aquamarine (2006)

A mermaid gets stranded at a beach resort but falls in love with a handsome lifeguard. She befriends two local girls and enlists their help to win his heart in exchange for a wish.


The Full Monty

After the steel mill they work at shuts down, a group of unemployed men decide to get involved in the stripping business to earn a living. They invest the money they have saved to get started.


Outrageous Fortune

Lauren and Sandy can’t stand the sight of each other but are in love with the same man who’s hiding his true identity from them. Together, they work as a team to find him after he’s absconding.


Roll Bounce

When their local roller-skating rink closes down, a group of teenagers from the south side of Chicago enter the roller skating contest at a ritzy rink on the north side.


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 Canadian 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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  1. Cole April 9, 2021

    Tinker bell and the neverland beast is coming why is it not on the list?