It’s Monday and time to take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ this week in the United Kingdom and Ireland. This weeks biggest new release is the Disney+ Original series, It’s A Dog Life, along with lots of other new episodes of Disney+ Originals. It’s also worth noting that while the US is getting Maleficent: Mistress of Evil this week, the UK will be getting it on Friday June 12th.
Tuesday May 12th
The Disney Family Singalong: Volume II
“The Disney Family Singalong: Volume II” with Ryan Seacrest returning as host and all-new star-studded performances, inventive at-home choreography and even more Disney magic. The animated Mickey also returns to guide the on-screen lyrics, allowing audiences, families, roommates and loved ones to follow along in perfect harmony with their favorite celebrities as they sing beloved Disney melodies.
(Note it’s not been officially confirmed, but the first volume was available on the same day as the US)
Friday May 15th
It’s A Dog Life With Bill Farmer – Episode 1 (Global) – Season Premiere
“Whale Poop Dogs & Sheep Herding Dogs”
The iconic voice of Goofy and Pluto for more than 30 years, Disney Legend Bill Farmer steps out from behind the microphone to meet his own favorite characters — dogs! Join Bill as he crosses the country meeting dogs doing all kinds of incredible jobs that make our lives better.
In the series premiere, Bill is at sea with a dog who sniffs for whale poop. Then, he meets a dog keeping a sheep ranch moving.
Be Our Chef – Episode 108 – “Worth Melting For”
In this round the Merrill family and Platt family are challenged to create a cold delicious dessert inspired by Elsa’s icy powers. The families visit Epcot’s Norway Pavilion to see the pastry display at the Nordic bakery and after a warm hug from Olaf, they head to the kitchen to heat things up. Which family will be left out in the cold?
Disney Family Sundays Episode 128 “Beauty and the Beast: Stained Glass”
The Kurzawa family and Amber create a piece of art inspired by Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.”
One Day At Disney Episode 124 “Stephanie Carroll: Ranch Hand”
Fulfilling her lifelong dream of working with horses, Stephanie Carroll has served as a Ranch Hand at Walt Disney World Resort’s Tri-Circle-D Ranch for over 8 years. From caring for the majestic Cinderella Ponies to driving the Main Street Trolley, Stephanie creates magical moments for guests by bringing fantasies to life through her love of horses.
Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian Episode 103 – “Cast”
Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano and Carl Weathers discuss the making of The Mandalorian.
Diary of a Future President Episode 109 – “State of the Union”
Elena is shocked to discover that Sasha wants to switch roommates for the Tallahassee field trip. Desperate to run from her problems, she misses the bus on purpose, only to be driven by Gabi – who’s fleeing from her own issues with Sam. Bobby, still confused by his behavior at the dance, tells his girlfriend that he loves her.
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series- Episode 109- “Opening Night”
After months of rehearsals, the theater kids gear up for an unforgettable opening night. But when unexpected audience members show up to shake the cast to its core, will the show “go on” if the Wildcats aren’t all in this together?
Marvel’s Hero Project – Episode 109
Jayera is a young woman who has been working to level the playing field for those in her neighborhood who could use support in hard financial times. From fundraising for Free Wash Day to holding pop-up “pay what you can” shops, her community service is a benchmark of humanitarianism in her town. Now, Marvel recognizes her incredible work by making her a Super Hero.
Forky Asks A Question – Episode 109
What is Cheese? Buttercup, annoyed with all of Forky’s questions, speed teaches everything there is.
Percy Jackson and the Lightening Thief
Percy, who suffers from dyslexia and ADHD, discovers he is a demigod and is accused of stealing Zeus’s lightning bolt. He must find the thief to settle the fight between the gods and save his mother.
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.