Here's what's new to Disney+ this June.
'Raya and the Last Dragon' | June 4
This Disney animation adventure becomes available to all Disney+ subscribers this month. Long ago, in the fantasy world of Kumandra, humans and dragons lived together in harmony. However, when sinister monsters known as the Druun threatened the land, the dragons sacrificed themselves to save humanity. Now, 500 years later, those same monsters have returned, and it’s up to a lone warrior to track down the last dragon and stop the Druun for good.
'Genius: Aretha' | Streaming weekly from June 4
This first-ever, scripted miniseries on the life of the legendary singer stars Grammy, Tony and Emmy Award-winning and double-Oscar
nominee Cynthia Erivo as Aretha Franklin. The anthology series explores Aretha’s musical genius, incomparable career, and the immeasurable impact and lasting influence she has had around the world. The first two episodes will be available on June 4.
'Loki' | Streaming Weekly from June 9
Featuring the God of Mischief as he steps out of his brother’s shadow in a new series that takes place after the events of 'Avengers: Endgame'.
Tom Hiddleston returns as the title character, joined by Owen Wilson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Sophia Di Martino, Wunmi Mosaku and Richard E. Grant.
'The Gloaming' | Stream weekly from June 11
When an unidentified woman is found brutally murdered, Detective Molly
McGee (Emma Booth) must team up with Alex O’Connell (Ewen Leslie),
a fellow cop with whom she shares a tragic past to solve the crime.
What begins as a routine investigation exposes something more insidious
as political corruption and shady business dealings intertwine with sinister
crimes and occult practices. To catch the killer, Molly and Alex have to face
the ghosts of their past, the unsettled dead that linger in the liminal space between light and dark, life and death.
'Luca' | June 18
Set in a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, Disney and Pixar’s original feature film 'Luca' is a coming-of-age story about one young boy
experiencing an unforgettable summer filled with gelato, pasta and endless scooter rides. Luca shares these adventures with his newfound best
friend, but all the fun is threatened by a deeply-held secret: they are sea monsters from another world just below the water’s surface.
'Love, Victor' Season 2 | Stream weekly from June 18
Set in the world of the original 2018 film 'Love, Simon', the series follows Victor, a new student at Creekwood High School on his own journey of self-discovery, facing challenges at home, adjusting to a new city, and struggling with his sexual orientation. When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him navigate the ups and downs of high school.
'PRIDE' | Streaming weekly from June 25
A six-part documentary series chronicling the struggle for LGBTQ+ civil rights in America from the 1950s through the 2000s. Six renowned LGBTQ+ directors explore heroic and heartbreaking stories that define America. The limited series spans the FBI surveillance of homosexuals during the 1950s Lavender Scare to the “Culture Wars” of the 1990s and beyond, exploring the queer legacy of the Civil Rights movement and the battle over marriage equality.
'The Mysterious Benedict Society' | Stream weekly from June 25
After winning a scholarship competition, four gifted orphans are recruited by the peculiar Mr. Benedict for a dangerous mission to save
the world from a global crisis known as The Emergency. Reynie, Sticky, Kate, and Constance must infiltrate the mysterious L.I.V.E. Institute
to discover the truth behind the crisis.
'Wolfgang' | June 25
This documentary film chronicles the inspiring true story of Wolfgang Puck, a man who survived a troubled childhood filled with a series of
challenging obstacles and whose perseverance led him to become one of the most prolific chefs of our time and household name. Wolfgang Puck changed the perception of what it means to be a chef, and along the way, invented a radically new American cuisine.
DISNEY+ - MAY
'Star Wars: The Bad Batch'
This new animated series follows the elite and experimental clones of the Bad Batch as they find their way in a rapidly changing galaxy in the
immediate aftermath of the Clone War. Members of the Bad Batch - a unique squad of clones who vary genetically from their brothers in the
Clone Army - each possess a singular exceptional skill which makes them extraordinarily effective soldiers and a formidable crew. In the postClone War era, they will take on daring mercenary missions as they struggle to stay afloat and find new purpose.
'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' Season 2
East High’s favourite drama students return as they prepare to perform ‘Beauty and the Beast’ for their Spring musical. The second season will
include reimagined musical numbers from both the High School Musical movies and the stage production of Beauty and the Beast in addition to
brand-new songs that join hits from Season One like ‘All I Want’, ‘Born to be Brave’, and ‘Just for a Moment’.
The megalomaniacal supervillain M.O.D.O.K has long pursued his dream of one day conquering the world. But after years of setbacks and
failures fighting the Earth’s mightiest heroes, M.O.D.O.K has run his evil organisation (A.I.M) into the ground. Ousted as A.I.M’s leader while also
dealing with this crumbling marriage and family life, the Mental Organism Designed Only For Killing is set to confront his greatest challenge yet: a
A new Star Original series, 'Rebel' is inspired by the life of iconic activist Erin Brockovich today. Annie "Rebel" Bello is a blue-collar legal advocate
without a law degree. A funny, messy, brilliant and fearless woman who cares desperately about the causes she fights for and the people she
loves. When Rebel applies herself to a fight she believes in, she will win at almost any cost. Comedy/drama with Katey Segal.
'Cruella' (With Premiere Access)
The all-new live-action feature film about the rebellious early days of one of the cinemas most notorious – and notoriously fashionable – villains,
the legendary Cruella de Vil. The film, set in 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, follows a young grifter named Estella, a clever and
creative girl determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for
mischief, and together they are able to build a life for themselves on the London streets.
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'Solar Opposites' Season two
'Solar Opposites' centres around a family of aliens, Korvo, Terry, and their child-replicants Yumyulack and Jesse, from planet Shlorp, who crash on Earth and must take refuge in middle America. They disagree on whether this is awful or awesome.
This larger than life Southern Gothic dramedy revolves around two strong, sharp women who will go to any length to protect their loved ones and get their due. When the wealthy CEO of the world’s largest Christian network dies in a plane crash, his wife and adult children are stunned to discover he has grown, illegitimate kids who are also in his will. When the matriarch of the family tries to pay them to go away, these newly legitimized heirs have very different ideas and insist on not only staying in town, but becoming part of the family empire. Drama series, starring Kim Cattrall.
Follow Zoey Johnson as she heads to college and begins her hilarious journey to adulthood. From 'Black-ish' executive producer, Kenya Barris, comes a contemporary take on the current issues facing both students and administrators in the world of higher education. Season one and two arrives on April 16, with season three arriving on April 30.
After getting ousted from the NCAA, a hothead men’s basketball coach is given a chance for redemption with a coaching position at an
all-girls high school. He soon learns that the teenage players require empathy and vulnerability — foreign concepts for the stoic Coach Korn (John Stamos).
'Secrets of the Whales'
Celebrate Earth Day on 22nd April by exploring the wonders of our planet with new National Geographic specials and breathtaking series on Disney+. From Academy Award winning filmmaker and conservationist James Cameron, and narrated by Sigourney Weaver, the series plunges viewers deep within the epicentre of whale culture to experience the extraordinary communication skills and intricate social structures of five different whale species.
Nomadland stars two-time Academy Award winner Frances McDormand, Academy Award nominee David Strathairn, and real-life actors Swankie, Bob Wells and Linda May, all of whom appeared in Jessica Bruder’s acclaimed book, which Zhao adapted for the screen. Nomadland centres on Fern (McDormand), who, following the economic collapse of a company town in rural Nevada, packs her van and sets off on the road exploring a life outside of conventional society as a modern-day nomad.
'Secrets of Sulpher Springs'
The 11-episode TV series follows 12-year-old Griffin Campbell, whose family has just uprooted their lives to move to the small town of Sulphur Springs and take ownership of The Tremont, an abandoned hotel, in hopes of restoring it into the lively vacation destination it once was. As Griffin begins his first day at a new school, he learns the hotel he just moved into is rumoured to be haunted by the ghost of a girl who disappeared decades ago.
'Marvel Studios Assembled'
With the series finale episode arriving on April 23, you might be wondering how 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' was made? Well, in 'Assembled', you’ll find out everything you’ll need to know about the making of this hard-hitting, high-flying series.