It’s the start of a brand new week and time to take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ this week for subscribers in Australia and New Zealand. There are a number of new originals arriving on Disney+ this week including “The Quest” and “Sneakerella”.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change
Wednesday 11th May 2022
Brought to the screen by the Academy Award- and Emmy-winning teams behind “The Lord of the Rings,” “The Amazing Race” and “Queer Eye,” “The Quest” is a ground-breaking, immersive, hybrid competition series that drops eight real-life teenagers (Paladins) into the fantastic, fictional world of Everealm, where they must save a Kingdom by fulfilling an ancient prophecy. Throughout the eight-episode series, these heroes are immersed in a fantasy world come to life complete with a castle, royals, ethereal Fates, all forms of mystical creatures and a Sorceress intent on destruction and power.
Created and directed by Antoine Chevrollier, “Oussekine” is the first drama series examining the tragic events in Paris, France in 1986 that led to the death of Malik Oussekine (Sayyid El Alami) and the dramatic consequences on his family: his mother Aïcha (Hiam Abbas), his brothers Ben Amar (Malek Lamraoui) and Mohamed (Tewfik Jallab), substitute father of the siblings since the death of their father Miloud (Slimane Dazi); his sisters Fatna (Naidra Ayadi) and Sarah (Mouna Soualem) who will sacrifice everything for justice to be done.
Marvel Studios: Assembled – The Making of Moon Knight
Join the likes of Oscar Isaac and Ethan Hawke as they reveal how Marvel Studios’ Moon Knight was painstakingly brought to life. Through insightful interviews with cast and crew, along with immersive footage from the set, ASSEMBLED pulls back the curtain on this groundbreaking series. Additionally, The Making of Moon Knight incorporates a candid “roundtable discussion” with the series’ directors.
Grey’s Anatomy – Season 18 – New Episode
No episode details have been announced.
Big Sky – Season 2 – Episode 12
Determined to save Max and Rachel, Jenny reluctantly partners with T-lock but quickly learns not everyone deserves her trust. Meanwhile, with Cassie and Lindor close on their trail, Scarlett prepares to do whatever it takes to keep her and Ronald safe. Later, realizing their father has not laid all cards on the table, Ren and Jag form an unexpected alliance to uncover the truth.
The Hardy Boys – Season 2 – Episode 4
It’s a waiting game as Callie tries to repair Dennis’s damaged videotape, and the gang all attend the annual Demon Night Drive-in.
The Simpsons – Season 33 – New Episode
Marge bonds with Bart when she discovers a secret from her past, terrifying Homer.
Station 19 – Season 5 – Episode 12
The Dean Miller Memorial Clinic has its opening day. Meanwhile, Sullivan gives Beckett an ultimatum, and the crew responds to a skydiving incident.
Africa’s Deadliest – Season 7
The filmmaker gives an insight into the wildlife of Africa and how they have evolved over time to survive and sustain themselves.
The League – Season 1-7
Follow the lives of six friends, who enter into a fantasy football league. This show depicts their ways of dealing with different situations in everyday lives.
Trafficked with Mariana Van Zeller – Season 2
Experienced journalist Mariana van Zeller sets out to explore the black market and smuggling networks which form the world’s biggest shadow economy.
Thursday 12th May 2022
The Kardashians – New Episode
One member of the family feels left out as they celebrate different milestones. Scott comes to terms with his new role in the family dynamic. Kim prepares for her last attempt at the bar exam.
Friday 13th May 2022
El, an aspiring sneaker designer from Queens, works as a stock boy in a shoe store and hides his artistic talent. Sparks fly after a chance encounter with Kira King, the daughter of sneaker royalty and a Manhattan Princess Charming of sorts. With a nudge from his best friend and a touch of magic, El finds the courage to lace up and dream big.
Hugh Glass, a legendary frontiersman, is severely injured in a bear attack and is abandoned by his hunting crew. He uses his skills to survive and take revenge on his companion who betrayed him.
Inside North Korea: The Cyber State
Lisa Ling, an American journalist, travels to North Korea under the guise of a humanitarian to explore life in the country and the difficulties the locals face under a harsh political regime.
Inside North Korea: The Next Leader
Considering the line of succession in North Korea, whose leadership has been in the hands of one family for over 70 years, claiming a divine right to rule.
Thailand’s Wild Cats
Hidden in the jungles of Thailand lies an ancient kingdom, a last refuge for Thailand’s wild cats. Apex hunters, nearly invisible, they bide their time as they search for prey, pursue mates and protect their young.
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.