The wait is almost over, Star Wars Fans. On February 21, the final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars will begin streaming episodes on Disney+.
The long-anticipated seventh season will begin with an episode called “The Bad Batch” in which Captain Rex and the Bad Batch must infiltrate an enemy base on Anaxes. Like all the previous Disney+ Original Shows, Star Wars: The Clone Wars will release one episode per week.
But there is more coming to Disney+ this week that also deserves some attention. So, here is everything else coming to Disney+ this week.
Thursday, February 20, 2020
- The lives of the Secret Warriors are turned upside down when faced with their latest mission: hang out with Shuri, the Crown Princess of Wakanda, and show her what it’s like to be an ordinary teenager. But nothing’s ordinary when you’re dealing with one of the smartest and most famous people on the planet.
- This will be Shuri’s introduction into the show. She will be voiced by Daisy Lightfoot (Marvel Avengers: Black Panther’s Quest)
Marvel Rising: Playing with Fire
- When Inferno’s powers are stolen by a young and powerful villain, it’s up to the Secret Warriors to defeat their new foe and help their friend. But does Inferno even WANT his powers back?
- This episode will feature the return of Tyler Posey (Teen Wolf) as Dante Pertuz aka Inferno and Dove Cameron (Descendants 3) as Gwen Stacy aka Ghost-Spider, and debut of Navia Robinson (Raven’s Home) as new character Zayla.
Friday, February 21, 2020
Unlikely Animal Friends (Seasons 1-2)
- The natural world is full of amazing stories, but sometimes animals act in ways that seemingly go against all their instincts. From an elephant standing guard over a sick dog, to a giant tortoise adopting a baby hippo, and a lioness that ignores all the laws of nature to look after a baby oryx, this heart-warming documentary examines the cases of animals that have struck up unusual relationships. Delve into the stranger side of nature as we ask, can animals really be friends with other species?
Diary of a Future President – Episode 106: “Habaeus Corpus”
- When Elena gets detention, she discovers a new group of kids who are so much more than their reputation. Bobby is psyched to watch a cult classic with his buddies, but is surprised when the movie forces him to reveal an aspect of his life that he wasn’t prepared to share. Meanwhile, Gabi is bummed to have lost an important case to a bigger firm, only to be significantly cheered up by Sam.
Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings – Episode 202: “Alaska to Marry Me”
- In an elaborate proposal, Jesse surprises girlfriend Alyssa with lots of ice on top of a glacier. Kylee and Ty celebrate their wedding in front of the Cinderella Castle with award winning country star Chris Janson and a pretty impressive dance off!
Disney Family Sundays – Episode 116: “Aristocats: Headbands”
- The Pyle-Lawrence ladies join host Amber Kemp-Gerstel for a craft inspired by Disney’s “Aristocats.”
Marvel’s Hero Project – Episode 116: “Genesis The Amazing Animal Ally”
- Genesis is a fierce advocate for the care and safekeeping of all kinds of creatures, and her activism is inspiring others to follow her lead. She dedicates her time volunteering to help protect all kinds of animals, ensuring they have safe environments and receive treatment when they are injured. Now, Marvel recognizes her compassion and service as she becomes a member of Marvel’s Hero Project.
One Day at Disney – Episode 112: “Vince Caro: Pixar Recording Engineer”
- Vince Caro, Senior Recording & Mixing Engineer at Pixar Animation Studios, captures the magic of sound in Pixar films. Working with some of the most dynamic filmmaking and acting talent in animation, Vince’s job is nothing short of exciting. Through recording voice over, sound effects, music and more, Caro is responsible for making visuals come to life through sound.
Disney+ continues to impress with its original content. It is proving a dominant force across all categories of television from reality TV programs like Marvel’s Hero Project and Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings to family shows like Diary of a Future President and action shows like The Mandalorian. One can only imagine the quality we will get from the lineup of Marvel shows that are on the way.
What are you most looking forward to watching on Disney+ this week? Are you all caught up with Star Wars: Clone Wars? Let us know in the comments!