It’s Friday and time to take a look at what’s been added onto Disney+ in the United Kingdom and Ireland today, which includes a brand new original movie, “Better Nate Than Ever”, plus lots of new library content.

Here’s the rundown:

Better Nate Than Ever

The film is based on the popular book “Better Nate Than Ever”, which is about 13-year-old Pittsburgher Nate Foster who sneaks off with his best friend Libby to a major musical audition in the Big Apple after not being cast in their school play.

Walk the Prank S1

A group of children put hidden cameras in particular locations and pull off harmless pranks on people.

The Reason I Jump

The Reason I Jump is based on the bestselling book written by Naoki Higashida, a non-speaking autistic Japanese boy. The film weaves Naoki’s writings around stories of non-speaking autistic people across the globe, immersing the audience in their unique sensory worlds, full of intensity, richness and beauty and sometimes shadows and terror. The Reason I Jump lands on Disney+ ahead of World Autism Day on 2 April.

Step Into… The Movies with Derek and Julianne Hough (2022)

Emmy Award-winning choreographers and professional dancers Derek Hough and Julianne Hough recreate the most legendary cinematic performances.

Amélie (2001)

Despite being caught in her imaginative world, Amelie, a young waitress, decides to help people find happiness. Her quest to spread joy leads her on a journey where she finds true love.

David Brent: Life On The Road (2016)

The film catches up with Brent 12 years after the airing of the BBC mockumentary “The Office” to find he is now a traveling salesman. However, he hasn’t given up on his dream of rock stardom and is about to embark on a self-financed UK tour with his band, Foregone Conclusion. Assembling a group of session musicians who are just in it for the money, Brent cashes in his pensions and takes unpaid leave in a bid to turn his dream into reality.

The Sweeney (2012)

Jack Reagan, along with his loyal comrade, runs the Flying Squad, which adopts unconventional approaches to fight crime, but the Internal Affairs soon starts to scrutinise their activities.

Welcome to the Punch (2013)

Former criminal Jacob Sternwood decides to return to London in order to save his son after a heist goes wrong. There, he teams up with a detective and works together to expose a dangerous conspiracy.

Operation Orangutan

A rehabilitation centre in western Ka antan in Borneo aims to rescue and rehabilitate injured and orphaned orangutans for release back into the wild.

Wild Portugal

Picture a land of boulder-strewn shorelines, isolated mountaintops, and golden prairies. Here, packs of wolves stalk herds of ancient mustangs and tree-c bing carnivores keep entire forests on edge. Meanwhile, high above the crashing surf, a pair of storks attempts to raise a family on a narrow ledge atop a towering cliff. EUROPE’S WILD WEST is a place where survival is reserved for those with the keenest senses… and the quickest draw.

Inside North Korea

A rare glimpse of inside North Korea.

Inside North Korea: The Cyber State

North Korea can attack without landing a soldier on the ground – the country embraces cyber-crime for profit and disruption with a strong army of 6000 cybercriminals worldwide who pick its pockets.

What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this weekend?

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Roger Palmer

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. Email: Twitter: Facebook:

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