It’s streaming May-hem and madness this month with Disney+! Your favourite Star Wars characters return in Original series Obi-Wan Kenobi, go on a new adventure with old friends in Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers, or get tied up in a modern fairy tale with Sneakerella.
Available to stream exclusively on Disney+ from 27 May
The story begins ten years after the dramatic events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith where Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) faced his greatest defeat. This defeat was the downfall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice Anakin Skywalker, who turned to the dark side as evil Sith Lord Darth Vader (Hayden Christensen).
Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers
Available to stream on Disney+ from 20 May
Chip and Dale (voiced by John Mulaney and Andy Samberg) are living amongst cartoons and humans in modern-day Los Angeles, but their lives are quite different now. It has been decades since their successful television series was canceled. When a former cast mate mysteriously disappears, Chip and Dale must repair their broken friendship and take on their Rescue Rangers detective personas once again to save their friend’s life.
Available to stream exclusively on Disney+ from 13 May
In this high-energy, music-driven Cinderella story, El (Chosen Jacobs)—an aspiring sneaker designer from Queens, works as a stock boy in a shoe store and hides his talent. Sparks fly after a chance encounter with Kira King (Lexi Underwood), a Manhattan Princess Charming of sorts. With a nudge from his best friend and a sprinkle of magic, El finds the courage to lace up and dream big.
Available to stream on Star on Disney+ from 20 May
Movie star Olivia (Samara Weaving) faces a PR disaster when a paparazzi snaps a photo of her with her married lover, Vincent (Max Greenfield). Hard-working valet Antonio (Eugenio Derbez) accidentally appears in the same photo and is enlisted to pose as Olivia’s new boyfriend as a cover-up. Two worlds and cultures collide as Olivia and Antonio start to see themselves more clearly than ever before.
Available to stream on Star on Disney+ from 31 May
This is the story of a band of spotty, noisy, working-class kids with "no future". They shook the boring, corrupt Establishment to its core, threatened to bring down the government, and changed music and culture forever. Directed by Danny Boyle and based on Steve Jones' memoir Lonely Boy: Tales from a Sex Pistol.