Disney Announces New Films and Gives Premiere Dates for Films Coming to Disney+

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Today is Disney Investor day and boy do we have some exciting news for you! The studio used this opportunity to drop information about some exciting new movies, as well as to update us with information about projects we already knew about.

So let get started with news we got today about upcoming films for Disney+:

3 Men and a Baby

This reboot of the classic 1980’s comedy which originally starred Tom Selleck will be coming to Disney+ in 2022.


A film inspired by the story of former football safety at Clemson University Ray McELrathBey, will be premiering tomorrow, December 11, on Disney+. The film follows McELrathBey as he faces challenging circumstances, but his dedication ultimately helps him come out on top.

Three New Original True Story Inspired Films

Production has been announced on three different original films to be based on real-life stories of Black athletes Chris Paul, Giannis Antetokounmpo, and Keanon Lowe.

Flora & Ulysses

This original film tells the story of a cynical young girl who loves comic books as she teams up with a superpowered squirrel sidekick. It is due to hit Disney+ on February 19.

Cheaper by the Dozen

This film will reimagine the hit comedy about a family of 12 as they navigate a busy home life and their family business through the eyes of Blackish producer Kenya Barris. It is set to star Gabrielle Union and will being heading to Disney+ in 2022.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

The ever popular series Diary of a Wimpy Kid is coming to Disney+ in 2021 in a new way: as an animated film! The film will be based off of the books and the pre-existing live action movies.

Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild

A new installment in the popular Ice Age franchise is coming to Disney+ early in 2022. It will star favorite characters Crash and Eddie (the prankster possum brothers) and Buck (a swashbuckling weasel).

Night at the Museum

Night at the Museum is coming to Disney+ as an animated feature film! The original trilogy’s director Shawn Levy will be producing the film which is set to arrive in 2021.

Sister Act 3

The beloved Whoopi Goldberg Sister Act franchise is coming back with a new film premiering directly on Disney+ at a yet unidentified dat. Goldberg is returning to star and will be co-produced by Goldberg and Tyler Perry.

Stay tuned for more Disney Investors Day updates as they come.

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