What’s New On Disney+ (US/Canada) | Maggie’s Playdate & A Celebration Of The Music From Coco
It’s a Good Friday! With lots of new Disney+ Originals including a Celebration of the Music from Coco and a Simpson’s short called Maggie’s Playdate. There is also a new episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Shop Class and Be Our Chef, in addition to some new library content. With Canada getting a few more 20th Century Studios movies.
Here is the full rundown:
The film begins on a day that seemed like just another day at the park for Maggie Simpson. But when Maggie faces playground peril, a heroic young baby whisks her from danger — and steals her heart. After a blissful first playdate, Maggie can’t wait to see her new baby beau again the following day, but things don’t go exactly as planned. Will fate (or Homer) get in her way?
A Celebration of the Music from Coco
Premiere – Special
An inside look at the musical production of “Coco: A Live-to-Film Concert Experience”, performed at the historic Hollywood Bowl.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars Episode Episode 708 – “Together Again”
Ahsoka bargains for the sisters’ freedom and makes a startling discovery.
Disney Insider – Episode 3 – Lighting Fires, Elephant Kingdom, Acapella Sensation
Hulu’s Little fires Everywhere, Elephants of Disney’s Animal Kingdom and DCappalla celebrates Goofy
Pixar In Real Life – Up: Russel Earns A Badge
Russell asks real New Yorkers to help him earn his Wilderness Explorer badges.
Disney Family Sundays
Episode 119 – “Minnie Mouse: Kite”
The Ruvalcaba family joins host Amber Kemp- Gerstel to build an aerial craft inspired by Minnie Mouse.
Episode 107 – “Ready for Launch”
Six semi-final teams build and launch spacecrafts capable of transporting egg payloads.
One Day At Disney
Episode 119 – “Francheska Roman: Candy Maker”
Francheska Roman, Candy Maker on Main Street, U.S.A., gives an exclusive look into the making of Disneyland Resort’s favorite sweet treats. As Francheska shares her favorite parts of the job, she also illustrates the skill, care and dedication that goes into crafting each Disney themed confection.
Be Our Chef
Episode 103 – “Hidden Within”
Returning to the kitchen for another round, the Merrill family battles newcomers, the Perez family, for a “Mulan” themed challenge. This round, the families must create a main dish. But similar to Mulan’s journey to find her inner hidden warrior, the teams must use an unexpected and hidden ingredient in their dish to collect the win.
Running Wild with Bear Grylls (S5)
Survivalist Bear Grylls takes celebrities out of their comfort zones and into the wilderness as he finds out how they fare in the world’s most dangerous and unforgiving environments.
Life Below Zero (S14)
The show follows people who live in the remote areas of Alaska, trying to survive in the below–zero conditions, demonstrating their everyday struggles as they hunt and depend only on themselves and survive using the resources they have.
Paradise Islands (US)
The many islands that lie between Asia and Australia can claim to be the biologically richest on earth. The fascinating diversity of life is due to the many millions of years that these islands have remained in the tropics and the power of the earth, the sun and the moon.
Tut’s Treasures: Hidden Secrets (US)
Howard Carter’s discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922 made headlines across the world sparking a global frenzy for Ancient Egypt. But over the decades since the find, many of the pharaoh’s priceless grave goods have disappeared into museum basements and archives across Egypt. Now all 5,398 objects are being reunited for the first time since their discovery at the new Grand Egyptian Museum. Many have never been seen before but together they shed new light on the short, eventful life of the so-called ‘Boy King’ and are now helping experts realize the sheer scale of Tutankhamun’s influence in the ancient world.
Playtime with Puppy Dog Pals
Fun-loving pug puppies, brothers Bingo and Rolly, have thrill-seeking appetites that take them on exhilarating adventures in their neighborhood and around the globe.
Night At The Museum: Secret of the Tomb (Canada)
When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Eddie The Eagle (Canada)
The feel-good story of Michael ‘Eddie’ Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself—even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.
Edward Scissorhands (Canada)
A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.
Night at the Museum (Canada)
Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits.
What are you going to watch on this Good Friday?
Did anyone else notice that the newest "Up" episode for "Pixar In Real life" has been labeled as the 7th episode of the series, and not the 6th episode like it actually is? They need to fix this mistake!