It’s the start of a brand new week and there is plenty of new content coming to Disney+ this week in Australia and New Zealand including the debut of a brand new animated series, “Star Wars: The Bad Batch”, plus lots more Star Wars content to celebrate Star Wars day. There are also lots of other additions to the Disney+ library and new episodes of multiple Star shows like “Solar Opposites”.
Note: This list is subject to change and the availability of content can change between countries.
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.
“Maggie Simpson in ‘The Force Awakens From Its Nap’”
In a daycare far, far away… but still in Springfield, Maggie is on an epic quest for her stolen pacifier. Her adventure brings her face-to-face with young Padawans, Sith Lords, familiar droids, Rebel scum, and an ultimate battle against the dark side, in this original short celebrating the Star Wars galaxy.
“Star Wars Biomes”
Take a virtual vacation to some of the Star Wars films’ most iconic and beloved locations like Hoth, Tatooine, and Sorgan as this charming series whisks you off for fly-over tours of a galaxy far, far away.
“Star Wars Vehicle Flythroughs”
Get up-close-and-personal with two of the Star Wars films’ most iconic and beloved ships as this charming content leads viewers on an exploration of the memorable interiors and exteriors of the Millennium Falcon and an Imperial Star Destroyer.
Friday 7th May
Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 2
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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
Maggie is preoccupied with Winston while trying to treat a patient wounded in the Seattle protests. Meanwhile, Levi is tested by an emergency, and the doctors struggle to treat a patient who doesn’t believe in COVID.
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.
Genius: Aretha – Episode 3
Aretha juggles her music career and her commitment to the civil rights movement; Little Re leaves behind her newborn child to return to the Gospel Circuit in 1955, meeting with music legends James Cleveland and Little Sammie Bryant.
Trafficked With Mariana Van Zeller – Series Premiere
Mariana van Zeller explores the complex inner-workings of the global underworld, black and informal markets.
High Fidelity – Season 1
Rob, a record-store owner in the rapidly gentrified Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, revisits past relationships through music and pop culture while trying to get over her one true love.
The Long Road Home – Season 1
The First Cavalry Division of the US army gets ambushed during the siege of the Sadr City in Baghdad. The family of the soldiers wait for more than 48 hours to get updates of the war.
Disney Ducktales – Season 3
Based on the Emmy® Award-winning series treasured by a generation of viewers, Disney’s Emmy Award-nominated animated comedy-adventure series “DuckTales” chronicles the high-flying adventures of Duckburg’s most famous trillionaire Scrooge McDuck; his mischief-making triplet grandnephews, Huey, Dewey and Louie; temperamental nephew, Donald Duck; and the trusted McDuck Manor team: big-hearted, fearless chauffer/pilot Launchpad McQuack, no-nonsense housekeeper Mrs. Beakley and Mrs. Beakley’s granddaughter, Webby Vanderquack, resident adventurer and the triplet’s fierce friend.
Disney Junior Vampirina – New Episode
The Emmy and BAFTA Award-nominated “Vampirina” tells the story of Vampirina (aka Vee), a young vampire girl who is the new kid in town after her family moves from Transylvania to Pennsylvania. The series follows Vee as she faces the trials and tribulations of adjusting to unfamiliar surroundings, including making friends and attending a new school in the human world. At first, Vee tries to adapt, change and blend in with her schoolmates, but ultimately she learns to appreciate her unique individuality and her friends’ too. Blending spooky fun, heartfelt storytelling and Broadway-caliber music, each episode features two 11-minute stories.
What are you going to be watching on Disney+ this week?
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.