Announced with much excitement in April 2019, the official lineup for Disney+ is the latest streaming service to tempt our wallets and fill up our watch lists. With big names like Marvel, Pixar, and Star Wars among their brands (not counting the magic of Disney franchises themselves), the Disney+ streaming service has scheduled a lot of great shows right out of the gate. Along with streaming services like Amazon Video, Hulu and Netflix, channels like Disney+ feature some of the best shows on streaming TV right now. Disney, much like their subsidiary Marvel, has several phases of content they'll be rolling out in 2019, 2020, 2021, and beyond!
One of the most anticipated shows from Disney+ in 2019 is The Mandalorian. This Star Wars spin-off takes place between the events of Episode VI – Return of the Jedi and Episode VII – The Force Awakens. Another return to a favorite franchise is High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, which is based on the High School Musical series of films. But that's not the only musical series premiering on Disney+ in 2019. Encore! is a revival of the 2017 Kristen Bell-hosted special, which reunites casts from high school musicals - when they're adults - and follows them as they re-stage their play.
Marvel's Phase 4 has almost as many Disney+ shows planned as they do new Marvel movies. Loki and Hawkeye both have shows scheduled for 2021, as do Scarlet Witch and Vision - though they'll be sharing a show with WandaVision. Closer to channel launch, Disney+ will be releasing a new Monsters Inc. franchise series, Monsters At Work, as well as an entry in the MCU, with The Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
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Premiering: August 2020
The Falcon and The Winter Soldier (Disney+, 2020) is an American television limited series based on the Marvel Comics' characters Sam Wilson/Falcon (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) and expanding on their relationship from the Marvel Comics Universe films. The plot of the series will take place following the events of Avengers: Endgame. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Emily VanCamp, Daniel Brühl
Genres (Tv): Action, Comedy, Superhero
Premiering: Spring 2021
Loki (Disney+, 2021) is an American television limited series based on the Marvel Comics' character Loki (Tom Hiddleston). The series follows the version of Loki who stole the Space Stone in 2012 during the events of Avengers: Endgame. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Tom Hiddleston
Genres (Tv): Comedy, Fantasy, Superhero, Action
Premiering: November 12, 2019
The Mandalorian (Disney+, 2019) is an American space opera web television series set in the Star Wars universe created by George Lucas. Taking place after the events in Return of the Jedi, but before The Force Awakens, the show follows a lone Mandalorian gunfighter (Pedro Pascal) beyond the reaches of the Republic. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano, Nick Nolte, Giancarlo Esposito, Emily Swallow, + more
Genres (Tv): Drama, Space Opera, Science Fiction
Premiering: November 12, 2019
101 Dalmatian Street (Disney+, 2019) is a flash animated comedy series loosely based on The Hundred and One Dalmatians novel by Dodie Smith and its film franchise. The series follows a large family of 99 Dalmatian puppies whose names begin with the letter "D", and their parents, Doug and Delilah, who live at the title address in Camden Town, London. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Josh Brener, Michaela Dietz, Harriet Carmichael
Genres (Tv): Comedy, Animation