the bad batch

Star Wars: The Bad Batch Returning for Season 2—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Season 2 of Star Wars: The Bad Batch Coming to Disney+
Just this week, Disney+ announced it has ordered a second season of the critically acclaimed animated series Star Wars: The Bad Batch, set for launch in 2022. Yep, that’s right—Clone Force 99 is returning for another mission!

“Fans have enthusiastically embraced the action and…

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Everything New You Can Stream on Disney+ in June 2021

By Beth Deitchman

From the premiere of Disney and Pixar’s Luca, new adventures for the God of Mischief in Marvel Studios’ Loki, and the debut of the original series The Mysterious Benedict Society, to a documentary centered on legendary chef Wolfgang Puck, Disney+ truly has something for everyone in June. Your June watchlist also includes new episodes of High…

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Ming-Na Wen

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Spotlight: Legendary Handprints—Ming-Na Wen

In 2018, when Mulan celebrated its 20th anniversary, Disney Legend Ming-Na Wen, voice of Mulan, reflected on the film’s impact: “I am ecstatic to have played a character with such long-lasting influence. Mulan is a role model not just for little girls but little boys, too. And for adults! I love it when the moms bring their kids to meet me. They tell me what an…

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May the 4th

Celebrate May the 4th with a Look at Out-of-This-Galaxy Star Wars Experiences Coming from Disney Parks, Experiences and Products

Bright suns, everyone!

Today is, of course, May the 4th—the annual celebration of all things Star Wars, when fans around the galaxy celebrate the iconic stories and characters we’ve come to know and love over generations. There are many ways to join the fun wherever you may be today—from screening favorite Star Wars films and series on Disney+, such as the…

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5 Fantastic Things

5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Week

By Zach Johnson

Start the week off right by tuning in for a special Eid al-Fitr episode of Mira, Royal Detective, airing Monday on Disney Junior and DisneyNOW. To celebrate Star Wars Day the following day, join us in streaming the premiere episode of Lucasfilm Ltd.’s all-new original series Star Wars: The Bad Batch exclusively on Disney+. On Thursday, ABC delivers…

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Everything New You Can Stream on Disney+ in May 2021

By Zach Johnson

We have a good feeling about this.

On Tuesday, May 4—aka Star Wars Day—Disney+ will debut the eagerly awaited first episode of the original animated series Star Wars: The Bad Batch, which follows the elite and experimental clones of the Bad Batch as they find their way in a rapidly changing galaxy in the immediate aftermath of the Clone War….

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Mira

Mira, Royal Detective Returns April 5—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Tune In for Season Two of Disney Junior’s Mira, Royal Detective
We’re big fans of Disney Junior’s Mira, Royal Detective around here—so we’re positively thrilled that season two of the animated mystery adventure will debut this Monday, April 5, at 5 p.m. EDT on Disney Junior and DisneyNOW… with new episodes every Monday for eight…

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muppets now

See Kermit and Pals in New Muppets Now Trailer—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Meet Joe from Legal in New Muppets Now Trailer

If you’ve read News Briefs for any length of time, you know we’re big, big fans of the Muppets ’round these parts… so naturally, we’re on pins and needles whilst anxiously awaiting the big premiere of Muppets Now on Disney+! And just this week, we got another sneak peek at the kind of…

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star wars the bad batch

Star Wars: The Bad Batch Coming to Disney+ in 2021

By Zach Johnson

We’ve got a good feeling about this! Today Disney+ ordered its next animated series from Lucasfilm, Star Wars: The Bad Batch. Fresh off of the critically acclaimed series finale of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the original series will debut on the streaming service in 2021.

The series follows the elite and experimental clones of the Bad Batch…

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