After a disappointing year due to the ongoing pandemic, here are all the upcoming spring and summer releases from Disney+ to keep you occupied:
1. The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Release Date: March 19, 2021
Starring the bad boys of the MCU, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is expected to bring some stability after the wildly convoluting WandaVision. With Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan reprising their roles of Sam Wilson/Falcon and Bucky Barnes from the previous movies, the series is a buddy cop adventure set in the wake of Steve Rogers’ retirement in Avengers: Endgame.
Release Date: June 11, 2021
It’s too early to retire the God of Mischief even after the events of his actual death. Set after the events of Avengers: Endgame, Loki will explore the adventures of the trickster god as he lets chaos reign after setting up an alternate timeline which is also expected to pave the path for Thor: Love and Thunder.
3. Star Wars: The Bad Batch
Release Date: May 4, 2021
From the genius of Dave Filoni comes another Star Wars saga following the tale of the titular squad of elite clones with genetic mutations. This animated series will serve both as a sequel to and a spin-off from the critically acclaimed Star Wars: The Clone Wars with Ming-Na Wen returning as Fennec Shand.
4. High School Musical: The Musical: The Series
Release Date: May 14, 2021
The comedy-drama mockumentary will return for its second season after a highly successful run back in 2019 with Olivia Rodrigo and Joshua Bassett set to reprise their roles.
5. The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers
Release Date: March 26, 2021
Based on the 1992 film of the same name, the series will focus on a 12-year old boy who forms his own team of underdogs under the guidance of Gordon Bombay after getting kicked out from the Mighty Ducks hockey team.
6. Monsters at Work
Release Date: July 2, 2021
Set six months after Monsters, Inc., Tylor Tuskmon, a recent Scare major graduate dreams of working alongside his idols, Mike Wazowski and James P. “Sulley” Sullivan in this upcoming Disney+ series.
7. The Mysterious Benedict Society
Release Date: June 25, 2021
Based on the young adult book series by Trenton Lee Stewart, the Disney+ series follows the story of four orphans possessing a unique skill when they are summoned by an eccentric benefactor to use their powers to prevent a global catastrophe.
8. Big Shot
Release Date: April 16, 2021
Developed by Dean Lorey and David E. Kelley, this sports dramedy series follows a temperamental basketball coach who gets fired from his job and eventually lands up in an elite girls’ private high school.
9. Turner & Hooch
Release Date: July 16, 2021
A U.S Marshall named Scott Turner befriends an unruly dog named Hooch as they set out to find the real cause behind Turner’s father’s accidental death.
Release Date: March 12, 2021
Made for all the budding filmmakers and enthusiasts out there, Assembled is a documentary series that will explore the making of popular Marvel movies and shows with each episode set to release a week after the related show/movie’s release. The first episode is set to release a week after WandaVision‘s final episode.
11. Secrets of the Whales
Release Date: April 22, 2021
Set to release on Earth Day, Secrets of the Whales is developed by the visionary director James Cameron in collaboration with National Geographic to reveal the secretive world of the majestic beings of the oceans with narration by Sigourney Weaver.
12. Chip ‘n’ Dale: Park Life
Release Date: July 23, 2021
Disney’s beloved chipmunks will return with their adventures in a big city park to once again terrorize everyone with their penchant for trouble.
13. Black Widow
Release Date: April 29, 2021
After numerous delays, the Scarlett Johansson starring Black Widow is finally looking at a limited theatrical release and a worldwide release on Disney+.