Bring the family together to end 2023 with Disney+. The big new draw this week is Encanto at the Hollywood Bowl, but Disney has also released a few surprises, including a new 4*Town music video and the streaming premiere of a Stan Lee reality series to celebrate the cartoonist’s 100th birthday. Whatever you choose to stream, we hope it’s terrifyingly magical.
New exclusives – Wednesday 28 December
Encanto at the Hollywood Bowl
Enter Casa Madrigal for a one-of-a-kind concert spectacular as the original voice cast of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Academy Award®-winning “Encanto” reunites at the Hollywood Bowl. Featuring Stephanie Beatriz, Adassa, Carolina Gaitán, Jessica Darrow, Diane Guerrero, Mauro Castillo, Angie Cepeda and Olga Merediz, along with special guests including legendary Colombian superstar Carlos Vives, “Encanto at the Hollywood Bowl” transforms the historic venue into a world of the animated film that became a worldwide phenomenon. This live-to-film concert experience gives you a front-row seat to the one-of-a-kind musical extravaganza celebrating the world, characters and songs of Disney Animation’s “Encanto.”
“1 True Love” 4*Town Music Video
Do you know wassup? 4*Town has a new music video in the Extras section of Turns red.
The Montanans – Episodes 6-10
We follow the iconic Montaner family, led by one of the most important artists in the history of Latin music: Ricardo Montaner. This family of artists has become one of the most successful in the entertainment industry. Get a glimpse into their daily lives as they balance family and professional life. Ricardo and Marlene, the parents, observe how the nest gets emptier and emptier. Their eldest son, Ricky, is set to marry actress and model Stefi Roitman. Evaluna, the youngest, is expecting her first child with Camilo. After overcoming a crisis trying to balance his work life and his relationship, Mau, the middle child, announces that he is expecting a baby with his wife, Sara Escobar. We get to see amazing pictures and live performances. We will get to know the family’s lifestyle through videos taken on phones, interviews and private family recordings.
National Treasure: Edge of History – “Charlotte”
For the first time ever, Jess finds herself in a problem-solving crisis when she can’t crack the clue found in the last episode. Her personal life is no less confusing as she tries to figure out if she and Liam have romantic feelings for each other. In the wake of Liam’s grandfather, Jess and her friends meet famous treasure hunter Riley Poole (from the National Treasure movies) and ask him for help. Jess’s problem solving skills are put to the test when she and Riley are caught in a deadly trap.
Willow – Episode 6
An epic fantasy series with a contemporary sensibility set in an enchanted land of stunning beauty, “Willow” features a diverse international cast with Jonathan Kasdan, Ron Howard, Wendy Mericle, Kathleen Kennedy and Michelle Rejwan as executive producers. The story began with an aspiring magician from a village in Nelwyn and an infant girl destined to unite the realms, who together helped destroy an evil queen and banish the forces of darkness. Now, in a magical world where brownies, wizards, trolls and other mystical creatures flourish, the adventure continues, as an unlikely group of heroes embark on a dangerous quest to places far beyond their home, where they must face their inner demons and come together to to save their world.
New on Disney+ – Wednesday 28 December
A 2016 Nat Geo docuseries about the historical moments that define Gen X.
All four seasons of Nat Geo WILD’s hit series about wild predators.
Tim Shaw takes to the streets in both seasons of his scientific exploration series.
Stan Lee’s Superhumans
The iconic Marvel Comics legend finds people with real superhuman powers in this reality series that ran from 2010 to 2014.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir
The first 9 episodes of season 5 are streaming now.
New on Disney+ – Friday 30 December
Black Pharaohs: Sunken Treasures
The story of the Nubian Empire that overthrew the pharaohs and ruled Egypt for 75 years.
National Geographic celebrates the 10th anniversary of YouTube with this documentary.