What’s Coming To Disney+ This Week | National Treasure: Edge Of History – Finale (US)
It’s the start of a brand new week and time when we take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ in the United States in the week ahead, which includes a huge amount of content from A+E Networks, plus a double dose of “The Bad Batch” and the finale of “National Treasure: Edge Of History.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change
Wednesday 8th February 2023
Star Wars: The Bad Batch – Season 2 – Episode 207 “The Clone Conspiracy” & Episode 208 “Truth and Consequences”
“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.
National Treasure – Edge Of History – Finale
Jess and her allies try to outwit Billie using Jess’s knowledge of puzzles and history to escape and protect the treasure.
Marvel Studios’ Assembled: The Making of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Follow the production of “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” in this episode of Assembled, as the cast and crew take on the incredible challenge of and remembering T’Challa, with a chapter befitting the late king. Through intimate behind-the-scenes footage and interviews, watch Shuri take on the mantel of Wakanda’s hero and face a new foe from the ocean’s depths in Namor.
7 Toughest Days (S1)
Dwayne Fields grew up around violent gangs and is a natural-born survivor who has stared death in the face his entire life. He escaped the inner city to become an explorer, and he conquered the brutal magnetic north pole, becoming the first Black British citizen to achieve this accomplishment. His unmatched resilience, unique spirit and optimism have him determined to push himself to the absolute edge. In this series, Fields is dropped into some of the most extreme places on Earth for seven whole days when epic natural forces combine to supersize external threats. His task is to keep himself and his small film crew alive and lead them to an extraction point, revealing incredible moments on Earth only a few have witnessed.
Three American couples from different backgrounds and with contrastive personalities prepare for their arranged marriages and try to learn the art of adjustment to make their marital unions work.
Celebrity House Hunting (S1)
For most of us, watching celebrities search for a multimillion-dollar place to live is a lot like walking through a store that sells fine china: You can look but you can’t touch. That’s the voyeuristic appeal, if you will, of “Celebrity House Hunting,” which allows viewers a peek inside the lives of the rich and famous as they show off their current homes and tour more amazing ones on the market. Each episode features a celebrity — Debbie Gibson, Bret Michaels, Lisa Rinna, Shannen Doherty and Ice-T among them — checking out three prospective properties, talking about the good and not-so-good qualities of each before deciding whether to make an offer on one.
Dance Moms (S1, S2, S7)
Abby Lee Miller runs the Abby Lee Dance Company in Pittsburgh, which she started when she was 14. Miller is a notoriously demanding and passionate instructor. But she has competition in the area of being demanding — from her students’ mothers, as featured in this docuseries. The series highlights the highs and lows of the competitive dance season as the dancers pursue the ultimate National Dance title. Miller instructs her students while dealing with the over-the-top mothers who go to great lengths to help their children’s dreams (or are they the mothers’ dreams?) come true. The show captures the dynamic interplay between parent, teacher and student as Miller tries to bring out the best in her students.
Dance Moms: Miami (S1)
“Dance Moms: Miami” explores what happens at the city’s Stars Dance Studio, run by contemporary dance instructors Victor Smalley and Angel Armas. Smalley and Armas teach, train and choreograph a diverse group of dancers striving to become tomorrow’s stars in the world of competitive dance. The instructors dedicate their lives to dance and expect the same from their students and the young dancers’ passionate mothers. The program highlights the drama and conflicting goals and aspirations that exist among the teachers, students and parents.
Forged in Fire: Knife or Death (S1, S2)
Top bladesmiths from different walks of life compete to create the best weapons and prove their effectiveness in a series of daunting challenges
Forged in Fire (S4)
Top bladesmiths from different walks of life compete to create the best weapons and prove their effectiveness in a series of daunting challenges.
Ghost Hunters (S1, S2)
After terrifying and captivating fans for 11 seasons, the series that introduced the world to the field of authentic paranormal investigation returns with a familiar face and a brand-new spook squad. Grant Wilson, one of the original team leaders of “Ghost Hunters,” joins a handpicked group of professionals who uses its decades of field experience to help everyday people across the country who are struggling with supernatural phenomena. The team utilizes forensic experts, historical records and the most innovative technology available to follow the evidence wherever it may lead and discover the truth behind the unexplained hauntings.
Hamster & Gretel (S1, 5 episodes)
When Gretel and her pet hamster — named Hamster — get superpowers, older brother Kevin must work with them to figure out how to protect their city from mysterious dangers.
History’s Greatest Mysteries (S1, S2)
Laurence Fishburne takes a look at historically important mysteries, well-known myths, and modern legends using new evidence.
Ice Road Truckers (S11)
Truckers with nerves of steel take their lives in their hands driving heavily loaded vehicles across frozen lakes to deliver supplies to remote locations in Canada and Alaska. Whether they’re bringing supplies to Canadian diamond mines, supplying offshore oil rigs in Alaska or even charting new territory driving over frozen swamps and rivers to bring much-needed supplies to small towns, these extreme truckers face troubles from their machines and from Mother Nature.
Man vs. Child Chef Showdown (S2)
Promising junior chefs compete against senior executive chefs in numerous rounds which test their diverse culinary skills, with the hope of attaining glory.
Me & Mickey (Shorts) (S1, 7 episodes)
Mickey Mouse engages in a variety of fun-filled activities and talks about several topics, from drawing to learning colours and shapes.
The Owl House (S3, 1 episode)
When a human girl stumbles upon a portal to another world, she befriends a rebellious witch and a warrior. She soon discovers her dream of becoming a witch and finds herself welcome in a new family.
The Proof Is Out There (S1, S2)
The hosts delve into investigations of alleged sightings of giant beasts, UFOs and more unbelievable phenomenon using world-class technology.
Rescue Cam (S1)
Matt Iseman hosts as cell phone cams, security cams, body cams and other cameras present a uniquely dramatic look at heart-stopping rescues from first responders and citizen heroes around the world.
Storage Wars: Barry’s Best Buys (S1)
It wasn’t long after the 2010 “Storage Wars” premiere that series star Barry Weiss emerged as a fan favorite. The longtime antiques collector viewed buying the contents of abandoned storage lockers as a hobby, and an auction became the perfect place to display his omnipresent fun-loving, devil-may-care attitude. Whether he wore night vision goggles or employed psychics to help him decipher a locker’s worth, Barry was always seeking outlandish ways to gain an edge on the competition. “Best Buys” compiles the most memorable purchases — and antics — of the treasure hunter during his four seasons on the show.
Storage Wars: Miami (S1)
Bidding for more ratings, `Storage Wars’ producers continue to expand the franchise beyond its 2010 flagship show in California. Following stops in Texas and New York, the series introduces a cast of Magic City buyers hoping to find treasures hidden within storage lockers. Local auctioneers Bob Nichols and Jerry Mahaffey officiate the `wars’ that break out among longtime buyer Kevin Pew, fiery Cuban couple Jorge Gomez and Maydel Garcia, married duo Greg and Lindsey Atz, and cousins Yorgen Ugalde and Christian Fernandez.
Storage Wars: New York (S1, S2)
A&E Network focuses its `Storage Wars’ cameras on the Big Apple (and the surrounding tri-state area), where a new group of auction bidders roll the dice by buying abandoned storage units. They hope, of course, that a winning bid leads them to a treasure trove of items inside a unit, but they’re just as likely to be left with a load of trash. Among the buyers featured are `The Legend’, Joe Pauletich, a shrewd veteran of 20-plus years on the auction scene; `The Hustler’, Mike Braiotta, a Bronx-born tough-talker who looks for dependable items that he can quickly sell; and the tag team of Candy Olsen (`The Flame’) and Courtney Wagner (`The Firecracker’), co-owners of a vintage clothing shop.
Storage Wars (S14)
Professional buyers go to auctions and explore storage units in search of lucrative and interesting items that could fetch them a big profit.
Friday 10th February 2023
42 to 1
The incredible, impossible story of when James “Buster” Douglas defeated Mike Tyson for the heavyweight championship of the world on Feb. 11, 1990, in Tokyo.
The Christmas Consultant
A workaholic mother (Caroline Rhea) hires a popular consultant (David Hasselhoff) to get her family through the holidays all in one piece.
After losing his wife, David feels he has lost the Christmas spirit. But his daughter and sister are willing to help him, and by using dating apps to find David romance, they help him regain faith in Christmas.
House of Darkness
A woman suspects her house is haunted as everyone around her begins thinking she’s crazy.
Liz & Dick
Detailing the lives of Hollywood royalty Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton as they begin a roller coaster romance, from their first meeting at a party, to their budding relationship on set, and the destruction of their marriages.
People Presents: Once Upon a Main Street
A man and a woman have their work cut out for them when they take over the responsibilities for an annual holiday competition.
The Real MVP: The Wanda Durant Story
The inspiring true story of a dedicated single mother and her struggle to raise one of the greatest basketball players in the world, NBA great Kevin Durant.
The Santa Con
It’s a charming Christmas movie which presents a man who only cares about himself and due to circumstance, is about to get on a path of righteousness.
In 1996, Tommy Morrison was 27 years old and had just signed a contract that guaranteed him $38 million and a matchup with Mike Tyson. He was recognized for his role in Rocky V and at one point, he was even called Champ. Then a positive HIV test changed all that. Gone were the guarantees, the entourages, the money and the women. His lifestyle of excess had come to an end. The world saw Morrison as another hallmark moment in the story of HIV and A.I.D.S. ‘A famous athlete becomes cautionary tale.’ But this isn’t a film about the disease. This is a personal story. A tale about a man who represented the masculine ideal and tasted the spoils accordingly. Then it all went away. How does one react to a life-altering event? For Tommy Morrison it was all about denial. Not just denying the disease that he regularly tested positive for but failing to comprehend that the life he cherished was never coming back. Great boxers often adjust their approach to an opponent in the middle of a fight. Tommy Morrison couldn’t make that adjustment. Instead, he kept blindly fighting the only way he knew how.
Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart
The life story of R&B singer-songwriter and producer, Toni Braxton.
The Emmerson family heads to the quaint town of Turkey Hollow to visit Aunt Cly. Tim and Annie quickly grow bored without the Internet, and soon try to track the Howling Hoodoo, an elusive monster the locals dismiss as a legend.
Victoria Gotti: My Father’s Daughter
Delving into the tumultuous world of Victoria Gotti and her life as the daughter of mob boss John Gotti.
Marvel Studios Legends “Ant-Man”
LEGENDS traces those moments big and small that transformed Scott Lang into the tiniest of Earth’s mightiest heroes. Scott faces off against powerful adversaries, meets the love of his life, and becomes the dad he was destined to be. Oh, and it’s the Ant-Man who winds up providing the key to defeating Thanos and saving the universe. He’s kind of a huge deal.
Marvel Studios Legends “Hank & Janet”
Hank Pym and Janet Van Dyne were the original Ant-Man and Wasp, but after an epic show of bravery, Janet was lost forever… or so Hank thought. LEGENDS chronicles Hank’s journey, as he goes from dedicated scientist, to overprotective father. Eventually, with the help of burglar-turned-hero Scott Lang, Hank and his daughter rescued Janet from the Quantum Realm, and the remarkable family was reunited.
Marvel Studios Legends “Wasp”
All her life, Hope was shielded from the action by her overprotective father, inventor Hank Pym. But when the Pym Particles fell into the wrong hands, Hope reluctantly trained a thief named Scott Lang to become the Ant-Man. In time, Hope donned a suit and wings herself, and was transformed into The Wasp. LEGENDS follows Hope’s journey, one that leads to her fighting alongside the Avengers.
What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this week?