It’s Friday and time to take a look at what’s new on Disney+ today in the United Kingdom and Ireland. There is lots of great new content to enjoy today including the finale of “The Mysterious Benedict Society” and the penultimate episode of “Star Wars: The Bad Batch”, plus lots of new additions to the library including multiple films to the Star section.
Here’s the rundown:
Star Wars – The Bad Batch – Episode 15
“Star Wars: The Bad Batch” follows the elite and experimental clones of the Bad Batch (first introduced in “The Clone Wars”) as they find their way in a rapidly changing galaxy in the immediate aftermath of the Clone War. Members of Bad Batch—a unique squad of clones who vary genetically from their brothers in the Clone Army – each possess a singular exceptional skill that makes them extraordinarily effective soldiers and a formidable crew.
The Mysterious Benedict Society – Episode 8 – Finale
Placed undercover at a boarding school known as The Institute, a group of orphans must foil a nefarious plot with global ramifications while creating a new sort of family along the way. Based on the bestseller by Trenton Lee Stewart which Time Magazine called “one of the best young adult books of all time,”The Mysterious Benedict Society” stars Emmy® Award winner Tony Hale in the titular role and features a standout ensemble of young actors.
Love, Victor – Season 2 – Episode 8
Season two picks up with a newly out-of-the-closet Victor (Michael Cimino) entering his junior year at Creekwood High. However, being out brings new challenges as Victor faces a family struggling with his revelation, a heartbroken ex-girlfriend in Mia (Rachel Naomi Hilson), and the difficulties of being an openly gay star athlete — all while navigating the excitement of his new relationship with Benji (George Sear).
War Of The Worlds – Season 2 – Episode 4
Catherine, Nathan and Sophia make their way to London, accompanied by Victor, a survivor encountered by chance. Along the way, the dangers multiply. Ash’s feelings for Emily intensify and the young man’s behavior becomes more and more disturbing. Feeling particularly threatened, Bill is forced to flee.
Grown-ish – Season 3 – Episode 15
Zoey wonders if she’s ready for the real world after she becomes the subject of a nasty rumor at work. Nomi debates whether to tell Phil about Luna. Doug plans a house party to cheer on Jazz and Sky in their Olympic-qualifying race
Rick Santoro, a corrupt cop, will allow little to come between him and his comfortable lifestyle. However, when the Secretary of Defence is killed during a match, Rick uncovers a shocking conspiracy.
Ellen Ripley is sent back to the planet LV-426 to establish contact with a terraforming colony. Once there, she encounters the Alien Queen and her offspring and has to fight them to survive.
While his lover’s parents are visiting him at his mansion, Laird asks her father, Ned, for his assent to marry her. Disgusted by his behaviour and display of wealth, Ned tries to stop him.
My Cousin Vinny
Vinny, an inexperienced lawyer, steps in to defend his cousin Billy and his friend Stan in his first ever trial after they are accused of murdering a convenience store owner.
Despite facing several hardships, Joy Mangano, a divorced mother of two, rises against all odds and sets up a successful business empire.
What are you going to be watching on Disney+ this weekend?