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Here’s what’s coming to Disney+ in January 2021

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2021 isn’t just the beginning of another 365 days, but also the beginning of Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Things kick into high year with Marvel Studios’ WandaVisionarriving on January 15. Starring Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany, reprising their roles as Wanda and Vision, respectively, WandaVision marks the first series from Marvel Studios streaming exclusively on Disney+. These two super-powered beings are living their idealized suburban lives and begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.

But that’s not all. Looking to take a little trip to say, Japan? Travel there with Wolverine himself in 2013’s The Wolverine which landed on Disney+ January 1. 


A complete list of what’s coming this January

Friday, January 8

  • Disney Fam Jam
  • Ferdinand 
  • Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 1
  • Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 2
  • Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 3
  • Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 4
  • Toy Story That Time Forgot

Extras – Beyond the Clouds: The Anatomy of Emotion
Justin discusses the process of navigating the emotion of the film and the challenge of ensuring the tone remains true to Zach’s story. Fin taps into a difficult personal struggle to reach Zach’s low point, and Justin shares how the classic film, That Thing You Do, mixed with the casting of Tom Everett Scott, inspired one of the most joyful moments in Clouds. 

Marvel Studios: Legends Premiere
“Marvel Studios: Legends” serves as an exciting refresher for the various heroes and villains making their way to the highly anticipated streaming shows premiering on Disney+, setting the stage for the upcoming adventures. The first two episodes will feature Wanda Maximoff and Vision.

Photo’s courtesy of Disney

Friday, January 15

  • Disney Elena of Avalor (Season 3)
  • Doctor Doolittle 3 
  • Isle of Dogs
  • Mary Poppins Returns

WandaVision Premiere
“WandaVision” is a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany)—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems. The new series is directed by Matt Shakman; Jac Schaeffer is head writer.

Extras – Beyond the Clouds: The Concert of a Lifetime
As Justin and the crew prepare for Zach’s final performance, they have difficulty finding a venue. A miracle, however, comes from the most unlikely place – Justin’s daughter, Maiya. Jason Mraz, reflects on his connection with Zach’s music and its impact on him and his work. When filming the final scene, Justin invites Zach’s family and friends to be in the audience, and they all sing along in his honor.

Friday, January 22

  • Wild Uganda

Pixar Popcorn Premiere
Grab a quick snack of Pixar! This collection of mini shorts stars your favorite characters in all-new, bite size stories. Created directly by Pixar animators as a quick pop of Pixar fun.

WandaVision – New Episode
“WandaVision” is a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany)—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems. The new series is directed by Matt Shakman; Jac Schaeffer is head writer.

Extras – Beyond the Clouds: The Finishing Touches
Justin brings in composer Brian Tyler to score the film. Brian looks to Zach for inspiration as he creates a theme that he feels Zach himself would’ve written. Brian composes a beautiful suite of music for Zach, feeling as though Zach is with him every stop of the way. Stefan Sonnenfeld, the colorist, details the process of creating a uniquely grounded and raw look for Clouds. When Covid-19 closes theaters, Justin decides to meet the audience where they are – in their living rooms.

Photo’s courtesy of Disney

Friday, January 29

  • Dinosaurs (Season 1)
  • Dinosaurs (Season 2)
  • Dinosaurs (Season 3)
  • Dinosaurs (Season 4)
  • Epic
  • The Incredible Dr. Pol
  • Ramona and Beezus
  • Texas Storm Squad

WandaVision – New Episode
“WandaVision” is a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany)—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems. The new series is directed by Matt Shakman; Jac Schaeffer is head writer.

Extras – Beyond the Clouds: A Promise Kept Finale
The cast and crew reunite at the annual Clouds Choir fundraiser, singing in unity to honor Zach and raise money for the Zach Sobiech osteosarcoma fund. In tearful confessionals, various cast members, crew, and important people in Zach’s life share how he inspired them to live more fully and thank him for his lasting impact. Lastly, Justin proudly reveals that after the release of Clouds, Zach’s song is again #1 on iTunes.

Jan. 15 “WandaVision” on Disney+ / “Bart the Bad Guy” (Season 31, Episode 14)
When Bart sees the superhero movie of the summer before anyone else, he uses his “spoiler powers” to blackmail the town… but will it cost him his soul?

Jan. 29 “Dinosaurs” on Disney+ / “Black Widower” (Season 3, Episode 20)
Sideshow Bob reappears, apparently reformed, and wishes to marry Marge’s sister, Selma. Bart is convinced that his old nemesis is up to no good.

Look for a friendly parody of the prehistoric family.

Jan. 31 Music’s Biggest Night / “Homer’s Barbershop Quartet” (Season 5, Episode 1)
While at a flea market, the Simpsons discover an old barbershop quartet album starring Homer. Homer reveals that he was once a singer / songwriter for a popular group known as The Be Sharps, whose rise and fall eerily paralleled that of The Beatles.

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