It’s the start of a brand new week and time to take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ in Australia and New Zealand this week. There are plenty of new episodes of Disney+ and Star Originals this week, including “What If?”, “Only Murders In The Building” and in New Zealand, they are getting “Reservation Dogs”.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change:
Tuesday 14th September
Only Murders In The Building – Episode 5
Mabel slips away on a solo mission tracking the victim’s final days. Suspicious, Charles and Oliver follow her.
Wednesday 15th September
Marvel’s What If – Episode 6
“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.
Reservation Dogs – New Zealand Only
Filmed on location in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, Reservation Dogs is a breakthrough in Indigenous representation on television both in front of and behind the camera.
Executive produced by Sterlin Harjo and Taika Waititi, the comedy series follows the exploits of four Indigenous teenagers in rural Oklahoma who steal, rob and save in order to get to the exotic, mysterious and faraway land of California. The show’s first-of-its-kind Indigenous creative team invites audiences into a surprisingly familiar and funny world.
Turner & Hooch – Episode 9
To stop a deadly assassin, Scott and Hooch must bond with a young witness with autism
“Chip ‘n’ Dale: Park Life” – Episode 8 – “The Ghost / The Imperfect Crime / Nut Soup”
Butch thinks he’s being haunted by Dale’s ghost! / Chip and Dale struggle to cover up a terrible crime. / Chip competes with Dale to prove he’s a better chef.
Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. – Episode 2
Lahela is determined to solve professional and personal mysteries. An athletic young man named Caleb, who is visiting Hawaii to hike the famed Stairway to Heaven, has lost all feeling in his legs for no apparent reason, and tests results are inconclusive. While Lahela is over the moon after sharing a first kiss with Walter, she’s unsure of his true feelings. Lahela applies the scientific method to solve both enigmas and ultimately discovers that matters of the heart can’t be explained by logic.
That One Word: Feyenoord S1 E3
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Narco Wars – Season 2
The filmmaker chronicles how smuggling syndicates operate in Latin America and also traces their rise to cold-blooded drug suppliers with a lot of power.
`Facing…’ tells stories about the opposition to some of the world’s most powerful and recognizable people, ranging from notorious figures like Saddam Hussein and Pablo Escobar to entertainment icons such as Arnold Schwarzenegger. The docuseries explores the public figures’ minds and motivations using rare archival footage and interviews with those who oppose them, real people who are facing off with the giants.
Friday 17th September
Pixar SparkShort – Nona
Pixar Animation Studios introduces Nona, a grandmother who plans to spend her day off by shutting out the world to watch her favourite TV show, “E.W.W. Smashdown Wrestling.” However, when her 5-year-old granddaughter Renee is unexpectedly dropped off, Nona is caught between her two favorite things. Renee wants to play while the normally-doting Nona wrestles with wanting to watch the Smashdown, leading to a decisive showdown between the two, and a loving compromise.
Isle of Dogs
The mayor of Megasaki orders all the dogs to be quarantined on an island after the outbreak of canine flu. A young boy arrives on the isle to search for his dog with the help of a few exiled mongrels.
Disney Descendants: The Royal Wedding
Mal and Ben’s wedding is the biggest event Auradon’s ever seen, but Hades threatens to ruin it for Mal leading to a showdown on the Isle of the Lost that could change everything!
Bunk’d – New Episodes
Back for another exciting summer at the sometimes struggling Camp Kikiwaka in rural Maine are the enthusiastic camp owner/director Lou, counselors Ava and Noah, and returning campers Destiny, Matteo and Finn, who are all ready to tackle new and hilarious adventures. They also welcome witty and charming Parker Preston, who arrives to stake his 15% claim to the camp and brings his own over-the-top ideas that don’t necessarily mesh with Lou’s.
The Darkest Minds
In a dystopian USA where teenage children with superpowers are imprisoned, Ruby Daly escapes her prison and joins a resistance group to fight for her future.
What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this week?