It’s the start of a new week and time to take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ in the United Kingdom and Ireland this week. It’s another packed week for content, with lots of new Disney+ and Star Originals including the first episode of Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. plus new episodes of ‘The Walking Dead’, ‘That One Word: Feyenoord’, ‘Only Murders In The Building’ and ‘American Horror Stories’. Plus lots of new library content including many 9/11 documentaries.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change.
Monday 6th September
Walking Dead – Season 11 – Episode 3
Maggie’s mission team gets separated and hunted by the Reapers; Carol, Rosita, Magna and Kelly attempt to catch horses for Alexandria; Judith, RJ, Hershel and Gracie cope with their parents going away.
Tuesday 7th September
Only Murders In The Building – Episode 3
From the minds of Steve Martin, Dan Fogelman and John Hoffman, “Only Murders In The Building” follows three strangers (Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez) who share an obsession with true crime and suddenly find themselves wrapped up in one. When a grisly death occurs inside their exclusive Upper West Side apartment building, the trio suspects murder and employs their precise knowledge of true crime to investigate the truth. As they record a podcast of their own to document the case, the three unravel the complex secrets of the building which stretch back years. Perhaps even more explosive are the lies they tell one another. Soon, the endangered trio comes to realize a killer might be living amongst them as they race to decipher the mounting clues before it’s too late.
Wednesday 8th September
Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. – Episode 1
“Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.” – a coming-of-age dramedy inspired by the hit medical series “Doogie Howser, M.D.” – follows Lahela “Doogie” Kamealoha, a 16-year-old prodigy juggling a budding medical career and life as a teenager. With the support of her caring and comical ‘ohana (family) and friends, Lahela is determined to make the most of her teenage years and forge her own path.
Guiding Lahela (and also complicating things) is her career-driven mother Dr. Clara Hannon who’s also her supervisor at the hospital, her doting father Benny who helps keep her connected to what matters most, her free-spirited older brother Kai, her gregarious younger brother Brian Patrick, her best friend Steph, her surfer crush Walter and her fellow hospital colleagues, Dr. Lee, Charles and Noelani.
Marvel’s What If – Episode 5
“What If…?” flips the script on the MCU, reimagining famous events from the films in unexpected ways. Marvel Studios’ first animated series focuses on different heroes from the MCU, featuring a voice cast that includes a host of stars who reprise their roles.
Turner & Hooch – Episode 8 – Episode 108 “Arf Appreciation”
Scott must prove his dog’s innocence when Hooch is accused of damaging a valuable painting
“Chip ‘n’ Dale: Park Life” – Episode 107 “Struggling Duckling / Friends Of The Family / Top Dog”
In an attempt to keep warm, Chip and Dale try to make friends with some ducklings. / Chip and Dale get involved with the wrong squirrel. / Will Butch finally win the top dog contest against Pluto? Not if Dale has anything to say about it!
Last Man Standing – Season 9 – Episode 7
Vanessa’s attempt to have both her granddaughters admitted to an elite preschool puts her in a sticky situation to return a political favor; Mike worries Rev. Paul is taking advantage of Kyle.
Bless The Harts – Season 2 – Episode 5
Jenny becomes the night manager at The Last Supper; Betty and Brenda practice their comedy routine at a Pound Pinchers meeting.
American Horror Stories – Episode 1
A teenager and her Dads move into a forsaken home with a grim past. As the family makes renovations, a darkness takes root within them.
Mixed-Ish – Season 1 – Episode 4
When Rainbow is tasked with a school assignment that requires her to trace her roots, she learns that history is more complicated for her mom’s side of the family than it is for her dad’s.
That One Word: Feyenoord S1 E2
Football club Feyenoord opens its doors to give a look at how the club struggles with the impact of the pandemic in the 2020-2021 season. With unique images you follow the managers, players and supporters in their way to a better future.
American Dad – Season 17 – Episode 10
Stan’s childhood imaginary friend returns to collect a debt; Klaus has a big date and needs a fishbowl upgrade.
Private Practice S1-S6
Dr. Addison Montgomery, a neonatal surgeon, leaves Seattle Grace Hospital and makes a fresh start at a small public clinic in Los Angeles, which is run by her friends Naomi and Sam Bennett.
Secret Life of Predators
A unique, four-part event series that plunges into nature’s raw survival stories. It’s a sensory immersion in which every asset – and every liability – of the world’s greatest predators is revealed through incredible camera and production technologies … some invented specifically for this trailblazing television experience. Each hour in this series will focus on conflicts that take place in a unique battlefield – an arena that shapes how the predators that inhabit it hunt.
Riding Britain’s Railway
Britain’s railways were key to the development of Britain – they helped facilitate the Industrial Revolution, the suburbs- and the commuter – and created popular holiday destinations. They’ve even inspired poetry, film and song.
Combining contemporary train journeys with ITN’s extensive archive this series provides a unique and revealing history of Britain’s railroads and our engineering evolution.
In each episode our presenter will take a different rail journey across the UK, use historical rail guides, board classic trains, experience captivating views and explore fascinating histories and personal stories. We’ll hear stories of success – and learn about the disasters which pushed the engineering forward.
The Truth Behind 2
Season II will take a forensic look at more popular mysteries and using scientific experiments to carefully scrutinize them. Each film will look at conspiracy phenomenon and attempt to piece together the truth through a vigorous scientific investigation. Topics to include Atlantis, Area 51, Lochness, Crystal Skulls, King Arthur & Camelot.
Disney Junior Muppet Babies (S3)
Kermit, Piggy, Fozzie, Gonzo, Animal and their other friends explore their vast imagination to go on amazing adventures inside their nursery.
Friday 10th September
Pixar – Sparkshort – Twenty Something
Adulting can be hard. Some days you’re nailing it, while other days, you’re just a stack of kids hiding in a trench coat hoping no one notices. Gia finds herself in this exact scenario the night of her 21st birthday. This is a story about the insecurities of adulting and how we’re all just faking it till we make it.
Disney Far Away From Raven’s Home
Our gang is off for an exotic vacation of a lifetime. However, after the locals mistake Nia as a mythical savior, their relaxing vacation turns into an Indiana-Jones-style-adventure to save the city from darkness forever.
9/11 Control the Skies
A tense look at the small team of 9/11 air traffic controllers who, following the morning’s four devastating crashes, had to bring 167 planes to ground without incident.
9/11: The Plane that Hit the Pentagon
George W. Bush: The 9/11 Interview
This documentary reveals exclusive, first-person insight into the man at the epicenter of U.S government’s decisions in the face of the deadliest terrorist attack launched on American soil. President George W. Bush tells his first-person story, starting with his morning jog before a school visit where he first learned the nation was under attack. He opens up with candid details and personal experiences on the grueling hours and pressure-packed days following the attacks. George W. Bush: The 9/11 Interview also opens a new window into his personal account, with never-before-released archival footage and exclusive materials directly from the George W. Bush Presidential Library.
Million Dollar Moon Rock Heist
On July 13th 2002, 25-year-old NASA trainee, Thad Roberts and his accomplices broke into the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, and stole a safe full of priceless moon rocks collected from the Apollo lunar missions over the years.
Valued on the black market at millions of dollars, Roberts claimed that he stole these rocks to impress fellow intern, Tiffany Fowler, with whom he was having an affair, boasting that they were the first people to have ‘sex on the moon’ – literally on top of the stolen rock fragments.
As the search for the missing rocks began, Roberts continued to keep up appearances at NASA while negotiating a sale with Axel Emmermann, a Belgian mineral collector who was secretly working with the FBI to track him down.
However, when the safe was finally located, the rock samples were too contaminated and notebooks containing over 30 years of painstaking moon rock research had been lost forever.
The Next Mega Tsunami
Ten years after one of the most deadly tsunamis ever known, scientists are making a shocking discovery. Experts used to believe that the biggest killer waves were only generated in a handful of regions, but mounting evidence now suggests that more of the world’s coasts, from the Mediterranean to Australia, could be in grave danger. But where will the next Big One strike?
Return from the Dead
In this revelatory documentary, world-leading neurologist and doctor, Steven Laureys, conducts an immersive investigation into the phenomena of Return from the Dead, staging a ground-breaking experiment to show that a scientific explanation could replace a supernatural one.
Maze Runner: Scorch Trials (2015)
Upon escaping the maze, Thomas and his friends are shifted to a facility run by Mr Janson. When they realise his intent, they escape, only to face the scorching heat in a lifeless world.
Walk the Line (2005)
Johnny Cash, an aspiring musician, receives a golden opportunity to tour with the famous June Carter. As Johnny’s musical career takes a flight, his marriage with Vivian starts falling apart.
He Got Game (1998)
A convict tries to convince his estranged star basketball player son to go to college so that the convict’s prison term can be reduced in exchange.
Saturday 11th September
Bin Laden’s Hard Drive
Newly declassified hard drives taken from the compound where Osama bin Laden was killed reveal a groundbreaking look at his personal life. Experts sift through the 470,000 digital files to piece together a roadmap into the mind of a mass murderer.
What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this week?