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. It’s a huge week for new releases this week, with a brand new Australian Disney+ Original series, “Shipwreck Hunters Australia” plus a new Halloween-themed Marvel Studios special.
Here is the full rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change
Monday 3rd October 2022
Halloween Scary Opposites Solar Special
Korvo and the gang do Halloween.
Best In Dough – New Episodes
Pizza obsessed competitors from all walks of life to showcase their pizza slinging skills and battle it out for a cash prize.
Tuesday 4th October 2022
The Patient (S1 – New Episode)
Both Dr. Strauss and Sam try to make new connections in their pursuit of an elusive peace.
Reasonable Doubt (S1 – New Episode)
In Reasonable Doubt, you’ll judge Jax Stewart for her questionable ethics and wild interpretations of the law … until you’re the one in trouble. Then you’ll see her for what she is: the most brilliant and fearless defense attorney in Los Angeles who bucks the justice system at every chance she gets.
Reboot (S1 – New Episode)
Gordon and Reed work through their past issues while Clay helps Bree out of a jam. Hannah supports Zack as he tries to regain custody of a dog he shared with his ex-girlfriend.
Wednesday 5th October 2022
Shipwreck Hunters Australia
A unique team of divers and underwater filmmakers, joined by expert maritime archaeologists, are on the hunt for long-lost shipwreck secrets along the vast coast of Western Australia. Led by an obsessed pirate captain, the missions combine new evidence and archival research in an all-out adventure into the mysterious past in one of the most stunning places on Earth.
Star Wars: Andor – Episode 5
The “Andor” series will explore a new perspective from the Star Wars galaxy, focusing on Cassian Andor’s journey to discover the difference he can make. The series brings forward the tale of the burgeoning rebellion against the Empire and how people and planets became involved. It’s an era filled with danger, deception and intrigue where Cassian will embark on the path that is destined to turn him into a rebel hero.
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Season 2 – Episode 2
Training kicks into high gear at EPIC, where cutting edge technology meets physical drills and mental conditioning to push campers to the brink. Evan is all in and determined to prove himself to Coach Cole while Sofi may be going in another direction. Alex wants to inject some summer fun into the mix and goes head-to-head with Cole over his program. An overwhelmed Nick begins to question his future here.
Women In Taipei – New Episode
I-Shan, a girl from Tainan, longs to go to Taipei. With a stroke of luck, she manages to find room to stay at her aunt’s apartment in Taipei, and begins to work hard. Frustrations arise as she finds no luck with her interviews and is then framed by her colleague. When a quarrel forces her out of her aunt’s apartment, I-Shan realizes that she is still an outsider in Taipei.
May It Please the Court – New Episode
May It Please The Court. May It Please The Court follows two lawyers who are forced to work together after they uncover a series of conspiracies that will derail their cases
Hamster & Gretel S1
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.
King of the Hill S1-13
Set in Texas, this animated series follows the life of propane salesman Hank Hill, who lives with his substitute-teacher wife Peggy, wannabe comedian son Bobby, and deadbeat niece Luanne. Hank has strikingly stereotypical views about God and country but is unpretentious and sees the world simply.
MotoGP Unlimited S1
Young riders with promising futures and veterans leading their teams share their inspiring stories and give intimate, unique, and exclusive look at the challenges faced by riders and teams during the season, both on and off the track.
Pink Lie S1
Can a lie cost you everything? Hosted by Kim Heechul, Lee Sunbin, Song Wonseok and Ralral, Disney+’s first reality dating series
The Captain S1
An exploration of the life and Hall of Fame career of New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. Directed by Emmy-winner Randy Wilkins, the series provides an extraordinary portrait of the Yankee captain’s life and career on and off the baseball field. Featuring candid interviews with Jeter, his family, teammates and rivals, each episode is filled with interesting anecdotes about the five-time World Series champion’s career, his relationship with Alex Rodriguez, the infamous gift baskets rumor and more.
Cesar Millan: Better Human Better Dog S1
Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan comes back not only to rehabilitate dogs, but to train pet parents as well. With empty shelters and dog adoptions at a record high, his return to television gives new pet parents the tools they need to teach their dogs good habits and shed the bad ones. In addition, he helps pet parents better understand the connection that dogs have with their humans, and how people’s actions can influence just how well, or poorly, their dogs behave. From the yards of the pet owners to his newly updated Dog Psychology Center, Cesar demonstrates the skills needed to create happy homes with furry best friends while equipped with a can-do attitude
Fort Salem S2-3
Three witches join basic training at Fort Salem where they’ll prepare for the front lines, fighting looming terrorist threats with supernatural tactics and weapons.
The Incredible Dr. Pol S18-19
Dr Jan Pol has been a practicing veterinarian for more than half his life. In 1981 he and his wife, Diane, opened a vet business out of their home, and over the years it has grown to service more than 19,000 clients. Set in Central Michigan’s farm country, this reality series follows Dr Pol and the work done at Pol Veterinary Services. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr Pol treats horses, pigs, cows, sheep, alpacas, goats, chickens and even an occasional reindeer. The program also features Dr Brenda Grettenberger, who has worked with Dr Pol since 1992.
As one of the most feared predators on the planet, sharks use a number of strategies to enhance their predatory abilities, even changing colour.
As the number of shark encounters off the coast of California begins to skyrocket, a team of researchers embark on a mission to investigate why.
Explorer: The Deepest Cave
World-class cavers search underground mazes, twisting tunnels and dead-ends in search of a passage that leads to the bottom of deepest cave on Earth
Thursday 6th October 2022
The Kardashians – Season 2 – Episode 3
Cameras return to capture the ever-changing lives of Kris, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, Kendall and Kylie. The family welcomes viewers back to stand with them through their biggest triumphs and struggles. From fiery romances and life changing milestones to unimaginable successes. The family bond remains unbreakable as they navigate their public and private lives for the world to see.
She-Hulk: Attorney at Law – Episode 8
“She-Hulk: Attorney at Law” follows Jennifer Walters as she navigates the complicated life of a single, 30-something attorney who also happens to be a green 6-foot-7-inch superpowered hulk. The nine-episode series welcomes a host of MCU vets, including Mark Ruffalo as Smart Hulk, Tim Roth as Emil Blonsky/the Abomination, and Benedict Wong as Wong.
Friday 7th October 2022
Marvel’s Werewolf By Night
There’s no escaping the night. This Marvel Special Presentation stars Gael García Bernal and Laura Donnelly.
Venom (2018) (NZ)
While trying to take down Carlton, the CEO of Life Foundation, Eddie, a journalist, investigates experiments of human trials. Unwittingly, he gets merged with a symbiotic alien with lethal abilities.
The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) (NZ)
A teenage Peter Parker grapples with both high school and amazing super-human crises as his alter-ego Spider-Man.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) (NZ)
It’s great to be Spider-Man, but being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. With the emergence of Electro, Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. And as his old friend, Harry Osborn, returns, Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: OsCorp.
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) (NZ)
A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero. Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May, under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark. Peter tries to fall back into his normal daily routine, but when the Vulture emerges as a new villain, everything that Peter holds most important will be threatened.
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.