Disney+ Watch Guide: August 18th-24th

There’s tons of new content on Disney+ this week with the launch of National Geographic’s Growing Up Animal and the second season of Diary of a Future President, both of which released all episodes today. Plus tons of continuing series and new library additions. Whatever you choose to stream this week, we hope it’s magical.

New Exclusives – Wednesday, August 18th

Growing Up Animal – All 8 Episodes

“The intimate and extraordinary adventure of baby animals, from the safety of the womb to the uncertainty of birth and their tentative first steps. Each episode sees the incredible transformation of a different iconic animal, full of wonder and emotion. Growing Up Animal is the magical story of a mother’s instinct to nurture and her infant’s drive to survive.”

Diary of a Future President – All 10 Season 2 Episodes

“Season two of Diary of a Future President continues the origin story of Cuban American and future leader Elena Cañero-Reed as she enters the seventh grade. Told using the narration of excerpts from Elena’s diary, this coming-of-age series and family comedy follows Elena through the ups and downs of middle school which set her on the path to becoming the president of the United States.”

What If…? – “What If…T’Challa Became a Star Lord?”

What If…? flips the script on the MCU, reimagining famous events from the films in unexpected ways. Marvel Studios’ first animated series focuses on different heroes from the MCU, featuring a voice cast that includes a host of stars who reprise their roles.”

Chip ‘N’ Dale: Park Life – “A Nut You Can't Refuse / Chipmunks Away / Ruff Justice”

“Chip bargains with the wrong family of squirrels, now he must pay the price. / Chip’s desire for perfection leads to a less than relaxing vacation. / There’s a new sheriff in town and his name is Chip!”

The Wonderful World Of Mickey Mouse – “Untold Treasures” and “Disappearing Act”

“In The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse, it's nothing but fun and excitement for Mickey and his best pals – Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy and Pluto – as they embark on their greatest adventures yet, navigating the curveballs of a wild and zany world where the magic of Disney makes the impossible possible. Each seven-minute short is filled with laugh-out-loud comedy, modern settings, timeless stories, new music and the unmistakable classic art style of the “Mickey Mouse” shorts. The series will include stories inspired by various lands at Disney parks and cameos by classic Disney heritage characters.”

Turner & Hooch – “Road To Smell Dorado”

“Scott, Hooch and Xavier get stuck searching for a fugitive in the quirky small town of El Dorado.”

Monsters at Work – “Little Monsters”

“Tylor sees an opportunity to get promoted as Jokester during Mini-Monster Day at Monsters, Inc. when he is paired with Ms. Flint’s daughter. Can he get her to laugh?”

New on Disney+ – Wednesday, August 18th

Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet

Dr. Michelle Oakley is back for the 9th season of National Geographic’s popular series.

Life Below Zero: Next Generation

A new group of survivalists head to the Alaskan frontier in the first two seasons of this Nat Geo spin-off.

The Owl House – Season 2, Episodes 5-8

Four more episodes of the popular Disney Channel animated series.

Cesar Millan: Better Human Better Dog – “Pack Attack” and “Blind Faith”

The “Dog Whisperer” is back with a brand-new show on National Geographic. New episodes arrive on Disney+ the Wednesday after they air.

New on Disney+ – Friday, August 20th


20th Century Studios’ film adaptation of the popular young adult fantasy novel.

Library Highlights

85th Anniversary – Toby Tortoise Returns

This Silly Symphony sequel to The Tortoise and the Hare was first released on August 22nd, 1936.

This Week’s Holidays

Every day’s a holiday and you can celebrate all of them on Disney+!

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