Everything Announced at D-23’s Disney+ Panel
D-23 is a biennial event that took place in Anaheim, California. In Disney+ panel, the company announced a wave of new shows and spinoffs. The announcements include great news for Star Wars and MCU fans. There were many details and trailers for previously announced series. Here is everything announced at D-23’s Disney+ panel:
Marvel: Kevin Feige, the co-president of Marvel Studios, announced 3 new shows coming to Disney+. “She-Hulk” will focus on Bruce Banner’s cousin, Jennifer Walker, who becomes a version of the Hulk after Banner gives her a blood transfusion. “Moon Knight” will follow a mercenary named Mark Specter, who operates as a cloaked avenger while dealing with his own issues. “Ms. Marvel” introduces Kamala Khan, a Muslim-American teenager from Jersey City who gains shape-shifting abilities.
Star Wars: LucasFilm CEO, Kathleen Kennedy announced that “Star Wars Clone Wars: 2020” is coming back in February 2020. “Star Wars Celebration” will return for its seventh season. Lucasfilm also confirmed that an unnamed Obi-Wan series starring Ewan McGregor is in development, and will begin shooting in 2020. The panel also featured the first publicly shared trailer for “The Mandalorian”, which is inspired by bounty hunters Boba and Jango Fett.
Pixar and Disney: The panel showed the trailer for “Lady and the Tramp”, Christmas film “Noelle”, and “The World According To Jeff Goldblum”. Pixar teased upcoming series, “Monsters at Work”. The series will closely follow Pixar’s Monster Inc. and Monsters University. The company also teased “Forky Asks a Question” which will be based on Toy Story 4’s angsty spork-toy character.
Disney Channels: The stand out moment from the segment was the announcement of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series”. It is one of the most anticipated series from Disney+. “Lizzie McGuire” is also returning with Hillary Duff reprising her title role.