It’s Friday and its time for some new content on Disney+, with this week’s big global release is “Rogue Trip”, with all 6 episodes dropping at once. There are also some new additions to the library including Pirates of the Caribbean Dead Man Tell No Tales in the United States.
Here is the full rundown:
Rogue Trip (Global)
Rogue Trip is a travel guide to all the places the average tourist is least likely to venture – the roguish nations, territories and regions often misunderstood and frequently overlooked, but each possessing a unique power to surprise, amaze and inspire. Led by ABC News correspondent Bob Woodruff and his 28-year-old son, Mack Woodruff, the two will take viewers on a globe-trotting adventure that will expose the grit and glamour of travel. They’ll share inside jokes, dirty laundry and cramped hotel rooms as Bob teaches his son about the hidden places he loves most. Expect the unexpected in this father-son guide to the beautiful, breathtaking and often hopeful experiences to be had on the edge of chaos.
The ultimate series about Africa’s most mysterious, dangerous and biggest river – the second biggest on Earth. The blood vessel of Africa’s dark heart with Forest Elephants, Lowland Gorillas and never filmed underwater beasts.
Wild Sri Lanka (S1) (US/Canada/Australia/New Zealand/UK/Ireland)
For centuries, Sri Lanka and its hidden treasures have seduced travellers from around the globe. The plains of Sri Lanka offer a wildlife spectacle to rival Africa’s Serengeti.
Disney Family Sundays – “The Jungle Book: Finger Puppet” (Global)
The Ruvalcaba family joins Amber to learn the bare necessities of finger puppet craftsmanship in this episode inspired by the characters from Disney’s “The Jungle Book.”
One Day at Disney – “Chris Cristi: Helicopter Reporter” (Global)
KABC – TV LA’s Chris Cristi covers breaking news from 1,500 feet aboard his news chopper. As a Helicopter Reporter, Cristi delivers up-to-the-minute reports on news events, both big and small, keeping Los Angeles apprised of the latest local stories. A self-proclaimed news nerd since age 9, Chris is fulfilling his lifelong dream of reporting the news every day.
Pirates of the Caribbean Dead Man Tell No Tales (US)
Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil’s Triangle. Jack’s only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it, he must forge an uneasy alliance with a brilliant and beautiful astronomer and a headstrong young man in the British navy.
Journey into the snow-bound mountains of central Japan and meet Hiro, a spunky young snow monkey whose charming personality sparks an unlikely friendship. It’s an intimate, immersive tale of family, friendship, and strife in the heart of the Japanese Alps
Austin knows what it’s like when food is scarce. It was one of those times when he decided to grab a handful of beans and plant a garden. He invited his community to pick what they wanted, and word spread. Nearby farmers and volunteers came to help him work the soil and now, this local hero has shown a whole city how to sow the seeds of hope and reap the literal fruits of their labor.
Penny On Mars (UK/Ireland)
Penny, the secret daughter of the world’s most famous pop star, and her best friend Camilla, begin at M.A.R.S, the best school for music and performing arts.
Supercar Megabuild (UK/Ireland)
Series showing the transformation of different vehicles into supercars.
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (UK/Ireland)
The tablet that brings Larry Daley’s friends at the museum to life at night has started decaying. Larry embarks on an adventurous journey in order to prevent the tablet’s magic from disappearing.
What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this weekend?
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.