It’s Wednesday and time to take a look at what’s been added to Disney+ in the US today, which includes the finale of “The Santa Clauses” and the first two episodes of “National Treasure: Edge Of History.”
Here is the overview:
Willow – Episode 4
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.
The Elves – Episode 6
The Calvins race against Simon to find the Santa coat to save Christmas. Simon realizes the error of his ways and steps aside to let Scott be Santa again. The elves return and everyone scrambles to get this year’s Christmas deliveries drawn in time. Scott takes his family on the delivery run, then they return to reclaim their place as the first family at the North Pole.
National Treasure – Edge Of History – Episodes 1 and 2
Disney+ Original Series “National Treasure” Edge of History” is an extension of the “National Treasure” film series told from the point of view of a young heroine, Jess – a brilliant and resourceful DREAMer in search of answers about her family – who sets out on her adventure of a lifetime to uncover the truth about the past and rescue a lost Pan-American treasure.
Alaska’s Deadliest (S1)
Alaska’s deadliest thrive in one of America’s last wild frontiers.
Broken Karaoke (Shorts) (S1, 1 episode)
Disney characters sing along to songs.
Drain the Oceans (S5)
Maritime mysteries – old and new – come to life in this 10-episode series, which combines scientific data and digital reconstructions to reveal shipwrecks, treasure and sunken cities at the bottom of lakes, seas and oceans around the world. Innovative technology allows viewers to see what lies on the floors of large bodies of water such as the Gulf of Mexico, the Nile, the Indian Ocean, the Baltic Sea and the Atlantic Ocean as if they had been drained. So, in a quest to explain natural wonders and man-made disasters, tell stories of how vessels sank, what ancient geological formations reveal about life on Earth, where Nazi secrets now reside, and why so many continue to search for the legendary city of Atlantis.
The Great Christmas Light Fight (S10)
Carter Oosterhouse and Taniya Nayak judge elaborate Christmas displays created by families across the country. Each episode features the holiday home transformations of four families selected through a nationwide search based on previously elaborate Christmas lights, choreography and extravagant designs as they compete to decorate their homes in the ultimate Christmas spirit. Once a winner is chosen, the judges return to the home to congratulate the family and present the $50,000 prize.
The Owl House (S3, 1 episode)
Confident teenager Luz stumbles upon a portal to a magical realm where she befriends a rebellious witch, Eda, and a small warrior, King; despite having no magical abilities, Luz pursues her dream of becoming a witch by serving as Eda’s apprentice.
Positive energy (S1)
Finding new sources of energy is a worldwide challenge. Modern societies are used to citizens turning on lights at the flick of a switch, gassing up fast cars and flying cheaply from city to city, but how will continuing energy needs be met without harming the planet? This series finds former “Mythbusters” host Kari Byron and British TV personality Dallas Campbell presenting innovators around the world who are creating new ways to power the future. Visionary projects large and small-scale aimed at finding clean, renewable, affordable energy are revealed, and the hosts even help create a new energy installation.
Sumo Do, Sumo Don’t! – Episode 9
Ryota trains hard for the upcoming tournament, and Honoka gives him advice. Natsuko and Arisa are deeply moved to see the team united. Honoka’s graduation is approaching, and the thought of separating from Ryota saddens her. Meanwhile, she hears that Natsuko and Aoki are planning the first ever co-ed tournament.
Eureka! – New episodes
A young inventor designs gadgets in hopes of making the world a better place and moving her prehistoric society into a more modern age.
What are you excited to watch on Disney+ today?