Disney+ Day 2022: When is it and what to expect from day of premieres including Star Wars and Marvel

There will be lots of new content dropping onto Disney+ next month

An exciting day of new material has been announced by streaming site Disney+ including global premieres of content from Disney, Pixar, Star Wars and much more.

Some of the highlights of the day include the premiere of Marvel Studios’ Thor: Love and Thunder and Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi’s Return.

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Some content will be brand new on Disney+, whilst other shows such as ‘She-Hulk: Attorney at Law’ will have its latest episode released on the day.

Also taking place in the days following Disney+ Day is the D23 Expo, which will give fans the opportunity to see what Disney has planned in the coming months.

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    Here’s a run down of all the content that will premiere on Disney+ Day, and also information on how you can get signed up to the streaming service.

    When is Disney+ Day?

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    Disney+ Day takes place on Thursday, 8 September.

    What is D23 Expo?

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    The D23 Expo is when a wide range of new Disney projects will be announced. It is dubbed the biggest Disney fan event in the world and takes place from 9 to 11 September.

    Rumoured information to be released is the cast and director of the upcoming Fantastic 4 film.

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    What will premiere on Disney+ Day?

    Thor: Love and Thunder

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    Marvel Studios’ “Thor: Love and Thunder” finds the God of Thunder (Chris Hemsworth) on a journey unlike anything he’s ever faced – one of self-discovery. But his efforts are interrupted by a galactic killer known as Gorr the God Butcher (Christian Bale), who seeks the extinction of the gods.

    “Thor: Love and Thunder” joins 15 other Marvel Cinematic Universe movies now streaming in IMAX Enhanced on Disney+.

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    Marvel Studios Assembled: The Making of Thor: Love and Thunder

    Watch as the likes of Taika Waititi, Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, and Tessa Thompson, and as they divulge the secrets behind the creation of Thor: Love and Thunder.

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    Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi’s Return

    With never-before-seen, behind-the-scenes footage, colourful personal stories and meaningful moments, “Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi’s Return”  showcases the making of Lucasfilm’s original limited series for Disney+, “Obi-Wan Kenobi,” an epic story that begins 10 years after the dramatic events of “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith.”

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    Frozen and Frozen 2 Sing-Alongs

    Disney+ will release new Sing-Along versions of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Frozen” and “Frozen 2.” As subscribers watch the Sing-Along version of these films, they will be able to fully immerse themselves in the music with on-screen lyrics.

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    Welcome to the Club (a new short from The Simpsons)

    Heart set on becoming a princess, Lisa Simpson is surprised to learn being bad might be more fun.

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    Tierra Incognita (Original Series Produced in Latin America)

    “Tierra Incógnita” follows Eric Dalaras (Pedro Maurizi), a teenager who discovers a hair-raising world while searching for the truth behind the mysterious disappearance of his parents eight years before.

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    The previously announced titles premiering on Disney+ Day include:

    Pinocchio

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    Academy Award® winner Robert Zemeckis directs this live-action retelling of the beloved tale of a wooden puppet who embarks on a thrilling adventure to become a real boy.

    She-Hulk: Attorney at Law (New episodes streaming Thursdays)

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    In Marvel Studios’ “She-Hulk: Attorney at Law,” Jennifer Walters (Tatiana Maslany)—an attorney specialising in superhuman-oriented legal cases—must navigate the complicated life of a single, 30-something who also happens to be a green 6-foot-7-inch superpowered hulk.

    Cars on the Road

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    The series follows Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) and his best friend Mater (voice of Larry the Cable Guy) as they head east from Radiator Springs on a cross-country road trip to meet up with Mater’s sister.

    Growing Up

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    “Growing Up” is an innovative hybrid docu-series that explores the challenges, triumphs, and complexities of adolescence through ten compelling coming of age stories.

    Epic Adventures with Bertie Gregory

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    The face of a new generation of aspirational adventurers and natural history filmmakers, 29-year-old National Geographic Explorer Bertie Gregory takes viewers on epic and nail-biting journeys that push into the most spectacular and secretive corners of our wild world.

    Wedding Season

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    Hopeless romantic Stefan meets the charismatic Katie, and despite her engagement to the son of a wealthy property magnate, a whirlwind affair begins over a summer of weddings.

    Mike

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    The 8-episode limited series explores the tumultuous ups and downs of Tyson’s boxing career and personal life - from being a beloved global athlete to a pariah and back again.

    Experiences and perks on Disney+ Day

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    Amongst a wide range of special experiences on Disney+ day is a range of perks at  Disneyland Paris.

    The park will delight guests with new surprises including special entertainment, dedicated photo opportunities and a blue-themed dessert on 8 September.

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    For more fanfare, Disney+ subscribers* and their party with theme park tickets and reservations are invited for the first time to enter Disneyland Park at Disneyland Paris at 9:00am (30 minutes before regular park opening) only on 8 September, 2022.

    How can I get signed up to Disney+?

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    Signing up for Disney+, giving yourself access to hundreds of great shows and movies, couldn’t be easier. All you need to do is go to the Disney+ website and register for an account.

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