“Wildcats everywhere, raise your hands up in the air!” The big Disney+ premiere this week is the debut of the 2nd season of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, along with new episodes of Big Shot, The Mighty Ducks: Game Changes, and Star Wars: The Bad Batch. Whatever you choose to stream this week, we hope it’s magical.
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series – “New Year’s Eve”
“Flying high after the triumph of opening night, Ricky, Nini, Gina, and the Wildcats gather at Ashlyn's for a New Year's Eve party. Miss Jenn runs into the new North High rival theatre teacher – a.k.a her ex-boyfriend – and at the stroke of midnight, shocking revelations come to the surface.”
Star Wars: The Bad Batch – “Replacements”
“The batch get stuck on a desolate moon.”
Big Shot – “This Is Our House”
“Louise’s dad is arrested. Louise and Olive get caught cheating on a test. Marvyn dates again.”
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – “Change on the Fly”
“With the state tournament on the horizon, Alex realizes she likes winning more than she thought.”
New on Disney+
The third film in the X-Men series finds the team facing extinction when a mutant “cure” is released.
Disney Junior’s preschool series about a stuffed animal who’s also a secret spy.
A short interstitial series starring real kids who demonstrate healthy lifestyles with Oso.
The 15th anniversary of National Geographic’s long-running reality series arrives on Disney+.
National Geographic’s new competition series where 4 teams race from different starting points around the world for the chance to win $1 million.
35th Anniversary – Fuzzbucket
On May 18th, 1986, ABC broadcast this hour-long movie about a boy who befriends an invisible creature as part of “The Disney Sunday Movie.”
This Week’s Holidays
Every day’s a holiday and you can celebrate all of them on Disney+!
- Friday, May 14th – Fintastic Friday – Sharks of the Bermuda Triangle
- Saturday, May 15th – Armed Forces Day – Tiger Cruise
- Sunday, May 16th – Ride a Unicycle Day – Red’s Dream
- Monday, May 17th – National Idaho Day – Mickey Mouse: “Potatoland”
- Tuesday, May 18th – Dinosaur Day – Dinosaur
- Wednesday, May 19th – National Juice Slush Day – The Simpsons: “Boy-Scoutz 'n the Hood”
- Thursday, May 20th – National Rescue Dog Day – It’s a Dog’s Life with Bill Farmer
Alex joined the Laughing Place team in 2014 and has been a lifelong Disney fan. His main beats for LP are Disney-branded movies, TV shows, books, music and toys. He recently became a member of the Television Critics Association (TCA).