New on Disney+: full list of movies and TV shows coming to Disney+ in May - from Rise of Skywalker to Clone Wars

Disney's long-awaited streaming service continues to deliver the goods, at a time when many of us need it the most

Friday, 1st May 2020, 3:12 pm
(Image: Disney)
(Image: Disney)

If you've not yet found out what £4.99 a month could get you, May could be the time to dip in.

Disney Plus, which launched in the UK on 24 March 2020, is a hub of films, TV series and shorts from the media conglomerate and all the brands it owns.

That means that as well as Disney classics like The Lion King and Beauty and the Beast, there's also the best of Pixar like Finding Nemo and The Incredibles.

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Disney also owns Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and Fox, so all their films and documentaries are included too.

Like other streaming services, new additions are made on a regular basis.

Although with much of Disney's classic output already available, we might not see tent-pole new arrivals as often as we do elsewhere.

Nevertheless, in May 2020 subscribers have Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker to look forward to as the final film of the saga comes to Disney+.

And seeing as it's 'Star Wars Day' on May 4, the service will also see the debut of The Mandalorian's behind-the-scenes documentary series and the finale of the Clone Wars animated series.

Here's everything coming to the service in May 2020:

New Disney Plus+ shows

Be Our Chef (new episodes weekly) – May 1

Car SOS seasons 1-7 – May 1

Kirby Buckets seasons 1-3 – May 1

How to Play Baseball – May 1

Love & Vets – May 1

Star Wars: Clock – May 1

Star Wars: The Clone Wars season 7, episode 11 – May 1

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian (new episodes weekly) – May 4

Star Wars: The Clone Wars series finale – May 4

Fury Files – May 15

Disneyland Goes to the World’s Fair – May 22

Heartland Docs, DVM season 1 – May 22

Just Roll with It season 2 – May 22

Marvel’s Future Adventures season 2 – May 22

Mech-X4 season 1 and 2 – May 22

The Big Fib – May 22

Vampirina season 2 – May 22

Doc McStuffins season 5 – May 29

Gabby Duran & the Unsittables season 1 – May 29

Mickey and the Seal – May 29

The Evermoor Chronicles seasons 1-2 – May 29

The Moon-Spinners – May 29

Violetta – May 29

New Disney+ films

Bride of Boogedy – May 1

George of the Jungle – May 1

Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey – May 1

Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco – May 1

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides – May 1

John Carter – May 2

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – May 4

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil – May 15

Fantastic Mr. Fox – May 22

Hello, Dolly! – May 22

New Disney+ documentaries

Awesome Animals – May 1

Birth of Europe – May 1

Buried Secrets of the Bible with Albert Lin – May 1

In Beaver Valley – May 1

Lost Treasures of Egypt season 1 – May 1

Nature’s Half Acre – May 1

One Day At Disney (new episodes weekly) – May 1

Prairie Dog Manor season 1 – May 1

Disney Insider episode 5 – May 8

It’s a Dog’s Life with Bill Farmer (new episodes weekly) – May 15