It’s Wednesday, and time to take a look at what’s been added onto Disney+ in the United States today, which includes many new originals, including an Australian holiday special, “Donna Hay’s Christmas”.
Here’s the rundown:
Star Wars: Andor – Episode 9
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 Mysterious Benedict Society – Season 2 – Episode 3
After narrowly avoiding capture by the imposturous water polo team, the kids try to stay hidden, but are distracted by an underground casino. At Curtain’s compound, an acolyte is found completely unresponsive, suggesting a frightening symptom of his methodology, while Number Two works on an intricate escape plan. After negotiating with the Captain, the kids arrive successfully in Lisbon, but are immediately on the run again when Curtain’s Head of Security spots them at the port of entry.
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Season 2 – Episode 6
The Mighty Ducks face rough tournament play where they wonder if team spirit and heart are enough for them to win. Jace struggles with his glitch and resists becoming part of the group. Over on top-notch Dominate, Evan proves himself to be a grinder, and Coach Cole takes notice. With the Ducks and Dominate set to go head-to-head on the ice, Alex tries an unconventional way to prepare her team – but Cole has his own tactics in mind.
Sumo Do, Sumo Don’t! – Episode 3
Honoka runs into Tomio Aoki, an alumnus of the Kyoritsu sumo club whose book inspired Honoka to enroll in Kyoritsu University. However, the book is filled with lies, and the other alumni are still angry over it. Meanwhile, Kumada promises Ryota and the others a reward should they win just one team match. A student named Shun Kato visits the club under the pretense of doing an editorial cover story. Kato heads back to the dojo and runs into Aoki.
Donna Hay Christmas
In “Donna Hay Christmas”, Donna shares her favourite tips and tricks for the ultimate festive celebration which will provide even the most-seasoned pro with the confidence to create their very own kind of Christmas magic.
From the ultimate glazed ham to a spectacular centrepiece pavlova, Donna shows us how to master her best time-saving tips and styling ideas to maximise your time spent with family and friends. Delicious gifts, a twist on nostalgic classics and contenders for your new festive favourites all come together to create a Christmas celebration like you’ve never seen before.
Airport Security (S1, S2, S3)
The El Dorado airport witnesses drug trafficking, illegal immigration and contraband every day. The filmmaker shows how airport security hinders such illegal activities and ensures passenger safety.
Cesar Millan: Better Human Better Dog (S2)
Cesar Millan, a popular dog trainer, guides new owners and helps them deal with the various canine behavioural issues affecting their adopted dogs.
Critter Fixers: Country Vets (S4)
At Critter Fixer Veterinary Hospital in rural Georgia, longtime friends Dr. Hodges and Dr. Ferguson own and operate a bustling veterinary clinic that treats animals of all shapes and sizes.
Dino Ranch (S2, 6 episodes)
“Dino Ranch” follows the adventures of the Cassidy family as it tackles life in a fantastical “pre-westoric” setting where dinosaurs still roam. As the young ranchers learn the ropes, they discover the thrill of ranch life whilst navigating the great outdoors through unpredictable challenges.
Locked Up Abroad
The film-maker sheds light on the life situations of people who have been arrested while travelling abroad, usually for trying to smuggle illegal drugs out of a particular country.
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.