What’s Coming To Disney+ This Week | Chang Can Dunk (US)
It’s the start of a brand new week, and there’s plenty of new content heading to Disney+ in the United States this week, which includes a brand new film and the musical special with Miley Cyrus.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change
Tuesday 7th March 2023
Voices Rising: The Music Of Wakanda Forever
Episode 2: “Mexico: Con La Brisa:
“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” introduced audiences to Namor, ruler of an underwater civilization descended from an ancient Mayan community. The character provided a new cultural experience that called for a new sound. Composer Ludwig Göransson collaborates with a wide range of Mexican musicians, including a veteran musicologist, Mayan rappers from the Yucatán peninsula, and bold new female singers like Foudeqush, Vivir Quintana, and Mare Advertencia. The episode also features Tenoch Huerta Meijía, who plays Namor, as he hears the music for the first time.
Wednesday 8th March 2023
The Mandalorian – Season 3 – New Episode
The journeys of the Mandalorian through the Star Wars galaxy continue. Once a lone bounty hunter, Din Djarin has reunited with Grogu. Meanwhile, the New Republic struggles to lead the galaxy away from its dark history. The Mandalorian will cross paths with old allies and make new enemies as he and Grogu continue their journey together.
Star Wars: The Bad Batch – Season 2 – Episode 11
Members of a unique squad of clones find their way in a changing galaxy in the aftermath of the Clone War.
“MPower” salutes the Marvel women, onscreen and off, who have brought our iconic heroes to life.
Africa’s Deadliest (S2, S3, S4, S5)
The filmmaker gives an insight into the wildlife of Africa and how they have evolved over time to survive and sustain themselves.
“Chibiverse” expands on the “Chibi Tiny Tales” animated short series, and features iconic Disney television characters in adorable “chibi-form” while they celebrate some of their best adventures. The chibi characters, which are from various franchises, get created in a lab out of the remnants of Disney characters found in a vault. Appearances include Phineas and Ferb, Cricket Green from “Big City Greebes,” Penny Proud from “The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder,” and Sharpay Evans from “High School Musical.”
Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur (S1, 5 episodes)
After 13-year-old supergenius Lunella accidentally brings 10-ton Tyrannosaurus rex Devil Dinosaur into present-day New York City via a time vortex, they work together to protect the city’s Lower East Side from danger.
Spidey and His Amazing Friends (S2, 4 episodes)
Peter Parker, Miles Morales and Gwen Stacy join forces with Hulk, Ms Marvel and Black Panther to fight their common enemies and learn that working together as a team is the best.
Friday 10th March 2023
Miley Cyrus ‒ Endless Summer Vacation (Backyard Sessions)
Miley Cyrus takes the stage in this must-see, Disney+ music event, “Miley Cyrus – Endless Summer Vacation (Backyard Sessions).” For the first time ever, Miley performs songs from “Endless Summer Vacation,” including her hit single “Flowers,” seven additional tracks from the album, one of her chart-topping classic hits and a special performance with Rufus Wainwright.
“Miley Cyrus ‒ Endless Summer Vacation (Backyard Sessions)” is set to premiere on Friday 10th March 2023, at 1 p.m. EST/10 a.m. PST on Disney+.
Chang Can Dunk
“Chang Can Dunk” follows Chang, a 16-year-old, Asian American high school student in the marching band, who bets the school basketball star that he can dunk by Homecoming. The bet leads the 5’ 8″ Chang on a quest to find the hops he needs to dunk in order to impress his crush, Kristy, and finally gain the attention and respect of his high school peers. But before he can rise up and truly throw one down, he’ll have to reexamine everything he knows about himself, his friendships and his family.
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