It’s the start of a brand new week, and time to take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ in the United Kingdom and Ireland this week. There’s plenty of new original content to look forward to, including a new animated LEGO Star Wars special, a brand new Predator movie and the finale of “The Orville”.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change, and Disney hasn’t provided a schedule for August, so there will likely be other titles added this week.
Tuesday 2nd August 2022
Only Murders In The Building – Season 2 – Episode 7
Following the shocking death of Arconia Board President Bunny Folger, Charles (Steve Martin, “Father Of The Bride”), Oliver (Martin Short, “The Morning Show”) & Mabel (Selena Gomez, “The Dead Don’t Die”), race to unmask her killer. However, three (unfortunate) complications ensue – the trio is publicly implicated in Bunny’s homicide, they are now the subjects of a competing podcast, and they have to deal with a bunch of New York neighbors who all think they committed murder.
Wednesday 3rd August 2022
Pixar’s “Lightyear”, is the definitive origin story of Buzz Lightyear, the hero who inspired the toy, “Lightyear” follows the legendary Space Ranger after he’s marooned on a hostile planet 4.2 million light-years from Earth alongside his commander and their crew.As Buzz tries to find a way back home through space and time,he’s joined by a group of ambitious recruits and his charming robot companion cat, Sox. Complicating matters and threatening the mission is the arrival of Zurg, an imposing presence with an army of ruthless robots and a mysterious agenda.
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series – Season 3 – Episode 2
A reluctant E.J. takes the reins in a surprisingly new role on “Frozen.” New campers bring surprising vocal chops — and competition — to the auditions for “Frozen,” while in Los Angeles, Nini makes a potentially life-changing discovery of her own
Marvel Studios Assembled: The Making of Ms. Marvel
This installment of ASSEMBLED takes us on the journey of bringing a long-awaited global phenomenon to life. Go behind-the-scenes every step of the way with immersive footage from the making of the series, along with insightful interviews on set from the cast and crew of Ms. Marvel as we watch Iman Vellani and her character, Kamala Khan, become the fan-favorite superhero right before our eyes.
Solar Opposites – Season 3 – Episode 6
What happened to all the ships from the opening credits?
Big Sky – Season 2 – Episode 17
A concerned Jenny searches for Travis. Scarlett makes an unexpected phone call that could change the course of more than one life. Tensions rise at the Bhullar ranch when Jag finds out the truth about his father.
NCIS – Season 19 – Episode 20
The NCIS team investigates the unexpected death of a Navy reservist who was working on a Deputy Attorney General’s investigation. Also, Knight and Jimmy’s budding romance is put on hold when a vital liver transfer goes fatally wrong.
9-1-1: Lone Star – Season 3 – Episode 5
Owen’s date with the chief of staff to the governor of Texas goes awry. The 126 responds to a house fire and realises the couple’s daughter is missing. Judd meets a teenager who has a profound impact on him.
El Galán. La TV Cambió, Él No – Episode 9
Melina has a nightmare about the accident and sends to find out about the woman that was escorting Fabián who, in turn, is desperately wanting to talk to Sofía. Yadira confronts him and threatens to accuse him of kidnapping her granddaughter. Depressed, Fabián hides away at The Mictlán, where he comes up with a plan to win Sofía back.
Thursday 4th August 2022
The Orville: New Horizons – Episode 10
Set 400 years in the future, “The Orville: New Horizons” finds the crew of the U.S.S. Orville continuing their mission of exploration, as they navigate both the mysteries of the universe and the complexities of their own interpersonal relationships.
Friday 5th August 2022
Set in the Comanche Nation 300 years ago, “Prey” is the story of a young woman, Naru, a fierce and highly skilled warrior. She has been raised in the shadow of some of the most legendary hunters who roam the Great Plains, so when danger threatens her camp, she sets out to protect her people. The prey she stalks, and ultimately confronts, turns out to be a highly evolved alien predator with a technically advanced arsenal, resulting in a vicious and terrifying showdown between the two adversaries.
LEGO Star Wars: Summer Vacation
Looking for a much-needed break, Finn arranges a surprise vacation for his friends Rey, Poe, Rose, Chewie, BB-8, R2-D2, and C-3PO, aboard the luxurious Halcyon. However, Finn’s plan to have one last hurrah together quickly goes awry.
The Lion King (2019) Sing-Along
As a cub, Simba is forced to leave the Pride Lands after his father Mufasa is murdered by his wicked uncle, Scar. Years later, he returns as a young lion to reclaim his throne.
The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride – Sing-Along
Simba’s relationship with his daughter Kiara is put to the test when she escapes Timon and Pumba’s care, ventures into the forbidden lands and befriends Kovu, the son of Scar.
What are you looking forward to 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.