New Movies and Shows Coming to Disney Plus in August 2022

After a thin list of Marvel and star wars content on Disney Plus in July, the streaming service is changing things up in August 2022. New entries in both franchises will launch next month, including the A thug prequel series Andor with Diego Luna.

We’re also getting a series of animated shorts titled I am Groot and Tatiana Maslany will join the MCU as Bruce Banner’s cousin, Jennifer Walters, in She-Hulk: Lawyer. Also, you can watch Light year at home on Disney Plus starting August 3.

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New Disney Plus shows and movies in August 2022

Broadcast August 3

  • Marvel Studios Assembled: The Creation of Ms. Marvel
    • This episode of ASSEMBLED takes us on the journey to bring a long-awaited global phenomenon to life. Go behind the scenes at every step with immersive footage from the making of the series, plus insightful on-set interviews with the Ms. Marvel cast and crew as we watch Iman Vellani and her character, Kamala Khan, become the fan-favorite superhero right before our eyes.
  • High School Musical: The Musical: The Series | Episode 302 “Into the Unknown”
    • A reluctant EJ takes the reins in a surprisingly new role on “Frozen.” The new campers bring surprising vocal chops — and competition — to the auditions for “Frozen,” while in Los Angeles, Nini makes her own life-changing discovery.
  • Alice’s Wonderland Bakery (S1, 5 episodes)
  • The Ghost and Molly McGee (S1, 5 episodes)
  • Light year

Airing August 5

  • LEGO Star Wars Summer Vacation
    • Finn has planned a surprise vacation for his friends aboard the Galactic Starcruiser, The Halcyon! But Finn’s plan quickly goes awry when he is separated from the group. Alone aboard the Halcyon, Finn encounters three Force Spirits – Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker and Princess Leia, who each share their own unexpected stories of vacations gone wrong.
  • The Lion King (2019) (singing version)
  • The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride (singing version)
  • old dogs

Broadcast August 10

  • I am Groot | All the short films in streaming
    • There’s no galaxy guard for this mischievous toddler! So get ready as Baby Groot takes center stage in his own collection of shorts, exploring his glory days growing up and getting into some stardom trouble.
  • High School Musical: The Musical: The Series | Episode 303 “The Woman in the Woods”
    • Once the cast list is revealed, campers pack their bags and embark on Maddox’s favorite camp tradition: rookie night! Ghost stories and s’mores abound, but the real centerpiece of the evening is “The Legend of the Woman in the Woods,” a spooky tale that sends Gina and Ricky on an adventurous quest…into the unknown.
  • Bluey (S3, 25 episodes)
  • Running Wild with Bear Grylls: The Challenge (S1)

Broadcast August 12

  • Disney Summer Magic Quest
  • father of the bride
  • father of the bride part II

Airing August 17

  • She-Hulk: Lawyer | Episode 1
    • In Marvel Studios’ “She-Hulk: Attorney at Law,” Jennifer Walters (Tatiana Maslany) – an attorney specializing in superhuman-focused legal cases – must navigate the complicated life of a bachelor in her 30s who also happens to be a green 6ft 7in superpowered Hulk.
  • High School Musical: The Musical: The Series | Episode 304 “No Drama”
    • After a spooky night in the woods, the cast gathers for the first reading of “Frozen.” But the return of Corbin Bleu and his intimidating documentary crew and the sudden disappearance of a base camper leave the Wildcats in disarray.
  • Meet Spidey and his amazing friends (S2)

Airing August 19

  • Beauty and the Beast (1991) (singing version)
  • Beauty and the Beast (2017) (singing version)
  • Tangled (sung version)

Broadcast August 24

  • She-Hulk: Lawyer | Episode 2
  • High School Musical: The Musical: The Series | Episode 305 “The Real Campers of Shallow Lake”
    • After promising juicy drama for the documentary “Frozen,” EJ, Carlos, and Val come up with a Real Housewives-inspired plan: turn rehearsals into “The Real Campers of Shallow Lake,” with fabricated scripts and staged vignettes. But when the fake drama pushes real buttons, EJ realizes he may have gone too far.
  • Blackish (S8)
  • Chibi Tiny Tales (Shorts) (S2)

Broadcast August 26

  • Doc McStuffins: The Doc is 10 years old!

Broadcast August 31

  • Andor | Episodes 1-2
    • The “Andor” series will explore a new perspective on the Star Wars galaxy, focusing on Cassian Andor’s journey to discover the difference he can make. The series tells the story of the budding rebellion against the Empire and how people and planets became involved. It is a time filled with danger, deception and intrigue where Cassian will embark on the path that is destined to turn him into a rebel hero.
  • She-Hulk: Lawyer | Episode 3
  • High School Musical: The Musical: The Series | Episode 306 “Color War”
    • After an explosive rehearsal, the Wildcats are thrown into Battle: Color War, an annual all-sides competition where rivalries are not just formed but encouraged. The stakes are higher than the climbing wall…but with so many games to play, will the Wildcats feel like “one team” again?
  • US national parks (S1)
  • Europe from above (S2)
  • Secrets of the Zoo: Down Under (S3)

That’s everything we’ll see again on Disney Plus until August 2022. We’ll be back next month with a list of all the TV shows and movies coming to the streaming service. from Disney in September, including The bad lot season 2.

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