Disney Plus 2021: your what's on guide

Here's what's coming to Disney Plus in 2021 – in the UK and US...

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Buying Disney Plus? This best streaming service is home to thousands of TV series and movies, new and old. Disney Plus is where you can watch everything from Marvel movies to Disney shorts, Pixar films and National Geographic TV shows, as well as all Star Wars content. Not just that, but Star+ is now on Disney Plus so that you can enjoy much-loved movies and shows from over the years – from Desperate Housewives to Bones and even Modern Family and Family Guy. Also, tones more as new content gets added weekly. The best part? It costs just $7.99/£7.99 per month and it's contract-free.

Disney Plus Info

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Disney Plus price: $7.99/£79.99 monthly, $79.99/£79.90 annually.
Disney Plus US release date: 12th November 2019.
Disney Plus UK release date: 24th March 2020.
Disney Plus free trial: No longer available.
Disney Plus content: Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic + more.
Disney Plus sign up: Click here.

For more info on Disney Plus keep scrolling. Use the links to your left to navigate this (beauty and the) beast of a guide.

Head over to our streaming hub page for TV and movie recommendations on favourite streaming platforms.

What is Disney Plus?

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Disney Plus is a streaming subscription service that lets you watch movies, TV shows and shorts from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and more. New to the streaming service is Star+ which comes with hundreds of new movies and TV shows. All in one place. It's ad-free, you get access to exclusive originals as well as thousands of movies and shows you already love. The best part? It comes with unlimited downloads on up to 10 devices. Only four devices can watch at one time, however.  You can stream this new service through your TV, a web browser or via the Disney+ app.

Disney Plus price

A yearly Disney+ subscription now costs $79.99. If you're looking to opt-in monthly, it's $7.99. If you're in the UK, it's £79.90 yearly or £7.99 per month. Prices recently changed due to the release of Star+ which adds more content to Disney+.

Disney Plus free trial

Disney Plus used to offer a free, seven-day trial but since this streaming service is no longer new, they discontinued this perk. However, Disney Plus is contract-free so can be cancelled at any time.

Disney Plus sign up

Wondering how to sign up to Disney Plus? Click this link to go straight through to the signup page.

Disney Plus release schedule

New content lands on this streaming service every Friday. Content will differ depending on which region you are in.

Disney Plus US new content

Disney Plus release lots of new content each month. Here's what's coming soon in the US and Canada. There's quite a lot...

March:

  • Friday 19th: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier – Episode 1
  • Friday 19th: Disney Big Hero 6 The Series (s3)
  • Friday 19th: Disney Secrets of Sulphur Springs: If I Could Turn Back Time
  • Friday 19th: Disney My Music Story: Perfume
  • Friday 19th: Mexico Untamed (s1)
  • Friday 26th March: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 1
  • Friday 26th March: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier – Episode 2
  • Friday 26th March: Inside Pixar: Foundations
  • Friday 26th March: Disney Secrets of Sulpher Springs: As Time Goes By
  • Friday 26th March: Disney Pickle and Peanut (s1 – s2)
  • Friday 26th March: Gnomeo & Juliet

April:

  • Friday 2nd April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 3
  • Friday 2nd April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 2
  • Friday 2nd April: Secrets Of Sulphur Springs – No Time Like the Present
  • Friday 2nd April: Night At The Museum
  • Friday 2nd April: Disney Walk the Prank (S1, 2 & 3)
  • Friday 2nd April: Higglytown Heroes (S1 & S2)
  • Friday 2nd April: The Island at the Top of the World
  • Friday 2nd April: Third Man on the Mountain
  • Friday 2nd April: The Last Ice
  • Friday 2nd April: Made in a Day (S1)
  • Friday 2nd April: Secrets of the Zoo (S4)
  • Friday 2nd April: Sharks of the Bermuda Triangle
  • Friday 2nd April: The Big Year
  • Friday 2nd April: Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
  • Friday 2nd April: Caravan of Courage
  • Friday 2nd April: Ewoks: The Battle for Endor
  • Friday 2nd April: Star Wars: Clone Wars – Volume I & II
  • Friday 2nd April: Star Wars: Ewoks (S1 & 2)
  • Friday 2nd April: The Story of the Faithful Wookiee
  • Friday 9th April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 3
  • Friday 9th April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 4
  • Friday 9th April: Disney Future-Worm!
  • Friday 9th April: Disney Kick Buttowki: Suburban Daredevil (S1 & S2)
  • Friday 9th April: Disney Secrets of Sulphur Springs: Time After Time (S1 Finale)
  • Friday 9th April: Man of the House
  • Friday 9th April: Mark Twain and Me
  • Friday 9th April: Squanto: A Warrior’s Tale
  • Friday 9th April: Cesar Millan: The Real Story
  • Friday 16th April: Big Shot – Episode 1
  • Friday 16th April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 5
  • Friday 16th April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 4
  • Friday 16th April: Earth Moods
  • Friday 16th April: Treasure Buddies
  • Friday 16th April: White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf
  • Friday 16th April: Primal Survivor (S5)
  • Friday 16th April: The Kid Who Would Be King
  • Friday 16th April: Rio
  • Thursday 22nd April (Earth Day): “Secrets Of The Whales”
  • Friday 23rd April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 5
  • Friday 23rd April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 6 – Finale
  • Friday 23rd April: Big Shot – Episode 2
  • Friday 23rd April: Disney Junior Puppy Dog Pals (S3)
  • Friday 23rd April: Disney Liv and Maddie (S1 – 4)
  • Friday 23rd April: Disney My Music Story: Sukimaswitch
  • Friday 23rd April: Being the Queen
  • Friday 23rd April: Baby’s Day Out
  • Friday 30th April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 6
  • Friday 30th April: Big Shot – Episode 103 “TCKS”
  • Friday 30th April: Assembled: The Making of The Falcon and The Winter Soldier
  • Friday 30th April: Adventures in Wonderland
  • Friday 30th April: Disney Ducktales (S3)
  • Friday 30th April: Disney Junior Mira
  • Friday 30th April: Oklahoma!
  • Friday 30th April: The Lone Ranger

Disney Plus UK new content

Here's what's coming to Disney Plus UK soon.

March:

  • Friday 19th March: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier – Episode 1
  • Friday 19th March: neXt – Episode 2
  • Friday 19th March: Dollface – Episode 3
  • Friday 19th March: Solar Opposites – Episode 106 ‘The P.A.T.R.I.C.I.A. Device’
  • Friday 19th March: Helstrom – Episode 106 ‘Leviathan’
  • Friday 19th March: Big Sky – Episode 106 – The Wolves Are Always Out for Blood
  • Friday 19th March: Love, Victor – Episode 106 ‘Creekwood Nights’
  • Friday 19th March: Disney Ducktales – Season 3
  • Friday 19th March: Behind Enemy Lines
  • Friday 19th March: The Hand that Rocks the Cradle
  • Friday 19th March: Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
  • Friday 19th March: My Name is Earl (Seasons 1-4)
  • Friday 19th March: Dr K Exotic Animal ER – Seasons 1 – 5
  • Friday 26th March: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 1
  • Friday 26th March: The Falcon and The Winter Soldier – Episode 2
  • Friday 26th March: Inside Pixar: Foundations
  • Friday 26th March: Dollface Episode 4
  • Friday 26th March: neXt – Episode 3
  • Friday 26th March: Solar Opposites – Episode 107 ‘Terry and Korvo Steal A Bear’
  • Friday 26th March: Helstrom – Episode 107 ‘Scars’
  • Friday 26th March: Big Sky – Episode 107 – I Fall to Pieces
  • Friday 26th March: Love, Victor – Episode 107 ‘What Happens In Willacoochee’
  • Friday 26th March: Fantastic Four
  • Friday 26th March: T.O.T.s – Season 2
  • Friday 26th March: Sideways
  • Friday 26th March: Taken
  • Friday 26th March: Taken 2
  • Friday 26th March: Gone in 60 Seconds
  • Friday 26th March: The Resident (Seasons 1-3)
  • Friday 26th March: Area 51: The CIA’s Secret
  • Friday 26th March: The Aftermath

April:

  • Friday 2nd April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 3
  • Friday 2nd April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 2
  • Friday 2nd April: Solar Opposites – Episode 108 ‘Retrace-Your-Step-Alizer’ – Season Finale
  • Friday 2nd April: Love, Victor – Episode 108 ‘Boy’s Trip’
  • Friday 2nd April: Helstrom – Episode 108 ‘Underneath’
  • Friday 2nd April: Big Sky – Episode 108 – The End is Near
  • Friday 2nd April: Dollface- Episode 5
  • Friday 2nd April: neXt – Episode 4
  • Friday 9th April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 3
  • Friday 9th April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 4
  • Friday 9th April: neXt – Episode 5
  • Friday 9th April: Dollface – Episode 6
  • Friday 9th April: Helstrom – Episode 109 ‘Vessels’
  • Friday 9th April: Big Sky – Episode 109 – Let It Be Him
  • Friday 9th April: Love, Victor – Episode 109 ‘Who the Hell is B’
  • Friday 16th April: Big Shot – Episode 1
  • Friday 16th April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 5
  • Friday 16th April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 4
  • Friday 16th April: Earth Moods
  • Friday 16th April: neXt – Episode 6
  • Friday 16th April: Dollface – Episode 7
  • Friday 16th April: Helstrom – Episode 110 ‘Hell Storm’ – Season Finale
  • Friday 16th April: Love, Victor – Episode 110 ‘Spring Fling’ (Season Finale)
  • Friday 16th April: Big Sky – Episode 110
  • Thursday 22nd April (Earth Day): “Secrets Of The Whales”
  • Friday 23rd April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 5
  • Friday 23rd April: Big Shot – Episode 3
  • Friday 23rd April: The Falcon And The Winter Soldier – Episode 6 – Finale
  • Friday 23rd April: neXt – Episode 7
  • Friday 23rd April: Dollface – Episode 8
  • Friday 23rd April: Big Sky – Episode 111
  • Friday 30th April: Nomadland
  • Friday 30th April: The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – Episode 6
  • Friday 30th April: Big Sky – Episode 112
  • Friday 30th April: Big Shot – Episode 3
  • Friday 30th April: neXt – Episode 8
  • Friday 30th April: Dollface – Episode 9

Disney Plus Premium Access

Selected new Disney Plus movies require Premium Access to watch. Similar to paying for thee cinema, access to these movies costs £19.99. What's available right now? Raya and the Last Dragon – until June 4th.

Disney Plus original content

There is a huge range of thousands of movies, series and shorts to watch on Disney Plus. Not just that but Disney Plus originals, too –  We've rounded up our favourite Disney+ originals below.

TV series:

  • WandaVision
  • Soul
  • Star Wars: The Mandalorian
  • Earth Moods
  • The Falcon and the Winter Soldier – comings soon
  • On Pointe

Movies:

  • Mulan
  • Raya and the Last Dragon
  • Onward
  • Godmothered
  • Black Beauty
  • Folklore: the long pond studio sessions
  • Black is King
  • Clouds

More of our favourite Disney+ content picks...

How to watch Disney Plus

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It couldn't be easier to watch Disney Plus, wherever you are, whatever you're doing. You can either watch Disney Plus straight from your web browser or via a mobile device or tablet – it's compatible with Android, Apple and Amazon devices. There's also the option to watch Disney Plus through your smart TV, should you own one. Compatible TVs include Android, LG Web OS, Roku and Samsung Tizen models. Last but definitely not least – actually, probably the most popular way of streaming Disney Plus – via game consoles and streaming devices. From the Amazon Fire TV Stick to Apple AirPlay, Apple TV, Chromebook, Chromecast, Playstation 4, Xbox One and Roku. 

We've popped another list below of a few ways you can watch Disney Plus other than through your web browser – AKA disneyplus.com – with links to make streaming Disney+ on your device that little bit easier.

Don't own one of these devices? You can find the best prices on several streaming sticks that are compatible with Disney Plus below.

Disney Plus Marvel content

Disney Plus is home to a huge range of Marvel content. See a full list of Marvel movies – in chronological order – that you can watch on Disney Plus, below.

Marvel films order

  • Captain America: The First Avenger
  • Captain Marvel
  • Iron Man
  • Iron Man 2
  • Thor
  • The Avengers
  • Iron Man 3
  • Thor: The Dark World
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron
  • Ant-man
  • Captain America: Civil War
  • Doctor Strange
  • Black Panther
  • Thor: Ragnarok
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2
  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Ant-man and The Wasp
  • Avengers: Endgame
  • WandaVision

Also on Disney Plus but not part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are...

  • X-Men
  • X-Men 2
  • X-Men: The Last Stand
  • X-Men Origins: Wolverine
  • The Wolverine
  • X-Men Days of Future Past
  • Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer

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Yes, it's true: Disney Plus is home to so much Star Wars content from The Mandalorian to the last movie, Star Wars: Episode IX — The Rise of Skywalker, and Star Wars: The Clone Wars. See a full list of Star Wars movies – in chronological order – that you can watch on Disney Plus, below.

Star Wars order

  • Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace (1999)
  • Star Wars: Episode II — Attack of the Clones (2002)
  • Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith (2005)
  • Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
  • Star Wars: Episode IV — A New Hope (1977)
  • Star Wars: Episode V — The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
  • Star Wars: Episode VI — Return of the Jedi (1983)
  • Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens (2015)
  • Star Wars: Episode VIII —The Last Jedi (2017)
  • Star Wars: Episode IX — The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

Disney Plus app

Much like other streaming services, Disney Plus have an app. This app can be downloaded on Google Play or the App Store. It makes watching on the go a breeze.

The Disney+ app is easy to navigate – at the bottom of your screen will be four buttons. The first going from left to right takes you home, the second is to search, the third to see downloads and the last on the very right is your profile. On the Disney+ app, right at the top of the screen, you'll see a reel of top/new content to make it easier for you to find. Below there are five buttons, each linking to a world – Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic. Much like other streaming services, Disney+ gives recommended content and then starts to list originals, stuff that's trending and more. You can see a screenshot of the Disney+ app and how easy it is to use, below.

Disney+ app homepage screenshot from iPhone

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Disney Plus GroupWatch

A new feature to Disney Plus – US and UK – is GroupWatch. This is a new co-viewing feature that allows you to watch along with friends and family, even if you are hundreds of miles away. Up to seven people can now watch Disney+ together in a synced playback experience using everything from a web browser to a mobile and  even a smart TV. This way you can share reactions in real time.

Disney Plus Gift Subscription

New for this month, Disney Plus now offer gifts that are perfect for Christmas or birthdays. Disney Plus Gift Subscription allows you to buy someone a Disney Plus membership for one year. They'll receive the info via email, and you can even write a message to go along with it. A very 2020 gift! See below to buy...

Gift subscriptions can only be redeemed by new Disney+ subscribers.

Can I use Disney Plus when I'm out of the country?

Series and movies can be downloaded on Disney Plus so that you can watch them abroad without the need for a connection. Otherwise, if you're heading to a country that has Disney Plus and are intrigued, you can indeed stream the content that is available in the country you're visiting.

Annie Collyer
Annie Collyer

Annie joined the Real Homes team in 2018 as our Deals Editor. Now, as our UK Shopping Editor, she spends much of her time giving advice on what you need to add to your shopping cart. Whether that be a sofa bed for your spare room, accessories to give your space a new lease of life, shiny new appliances for a kitchen or some smart tech for an easier life. She's also our fitness and beauty guru, with hands-on experience with some of the top hair tools and the best home gym equipment around. Otherwise, you can find her rearranging the furniture in her space-savvy London flat, DIYing accessories to fit with her ever-changing colour scheme, or going on long walks with her pug. Next up on her to-renovate list is her bathroom...