What’s new on Disney Plus in December 2021!

This December, Disney Plus is teasing the festive season with family-friendly Christmas entertainment. As the year 2021 extracts to a close, the streamer is releasing a slew of new games in time for the holidays. Holiday programs include “Christmas…Again?!” on December 3 and “Home Alone 4” and “Home Alone: The Holiday Heist” on December 17. 

Moreover, the new films follow “Home Sweet Home Alone,” which starred Rob Delaney, Ellie Kemper, and Archie Yates and was released recently. Beginning December 24, the animated Colombian family film “Encanto” will be available for free on Disney Plus. To begin, here are our top ten Disney Plus TV series and movies for December 2021. They’re all included in your Disney Plus membership, as always.

What makes a streaming service great? Not just being filled with a lot of content but also continuously adding new content for the users to stream, and Disney+ is right on track! Disney+ is packed with impressive things to watch, ranging from Marvel’s superheroes to cute cartoons. If you have a subscription to Disney+, here’s what you can watch in December 2021. If you don’t have a subscription, well, you will get one after seeing the amazing stuff happening on Disney+. So let’s fill you in about what Disney+ is adding in December.

10. The Chicken Squad (S1, four episodes)

Genre:Comedy, Adventure
Created By:Tom Rogers
Starring:Yvette Nicole Brown, Ramone Hamilton, Gabriella Graves
Released Date:December 8, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

The Chicken Squad is a Tom Rogers-created computer-animated children’s television series that launched on Disney Junior on May 14, 2021, based on Doreen Cronin’s books. Yvette Nicole Brown, Ramone Hamilton, Gabriella Graves, and Maxwell Simkins lend their voices to the series. Renee Sands, a former star of Kids Incorporated, sings the series’ theme song. The story goes around Captain Tully. He is a former search and rescues canine mentor who works with three young chicken siblings on problem-solving excursions in their backyard to save their animal companions.

9. Life Below Zero: Northern Territories (S1)

Created By:Joseph Litzinger
Released Date:December 15, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Life Below Zero depicts the day-to-day struggles of people living in harsh surroundings, from long, dark, freezing winters to hot, bug-infested summers. 

Six people are followed in Life Below Zero as they fight for the most essentials in the United States’ state with the minimum population density. They confront whiteout blizzard storms, man-eating animals, uncertain frozen terrain, and limited resources while living at the end of the world’s loneliest highways and subsisting off the tough Alaskan bush. Some are lone wolves, while others are accompanied by their families. To brave the wild and make it to spring, they must all overcome impossible odds. When spring approaches in Alaska, the warming temperatures provide new problems as they prepare for another winter.

8. Mickey & Minnie Wish Upon A Christmas

Created By:Alex Mann, Bradley Raymond
Starring:Wayne Allwine, Russi Taylor
Released Date:December 3, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Alex Mann directs Mickey and Minnie Wish Upon a Christmas. It is a Disney Junior Christmas special starring Mickey and Minnie. Mickey, Minnie, and the crew are split worldwide due to a series of misfortunes and must return to Hot Dog Hills by Christmas Eve. A mysterious and merry stranger appears to tell them about the Wishing Star, which may hold the key to getting everyone homes in time for the holiday celebrations. It is one of the most awaited sitcoms in December on Amazon Prime Videos.

7. Lost Tombs Of The Pyramids

Created By:Tom Hewitson
Starring:Julian Barratt
Released Date:December 24, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Lost Tombs of the Pyramids is another interesting, Adventurous show in December on Amazon Prime. Egyptologists have long assumed that the Great Pyramids of Giza were built as tombs. But why haven’t any bodies or wealth been found inside the pyramids? The history of the pyramids may be about to be rewritten. They accompany the team to uncover and investigate the forgotten tombs, making the most significant discovery in Egypt since Tutankhamun’s tomb was opened, with unparalleled access.

6. Tron: Legacy

Genre:Science Fiction
Created By: Joseph Kosinski
Starring:Garrett Hedlund; Jeff Bridges; Olivia Wilde
Released Date:December 10, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Tron: Legacy is a science fiction action flick directed by Joseph Kosinski in his feature directorial unveiling, based on a story by Horowitz, Kitsis, Brian Klugman, and Lee Sternthal screenplay by Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis. It’s a follow-up to Steven Lisberger’s 1982 sci-fi blockbuster Tron, which he also produced. Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde, James Frain, and Michael Sheen join Jeff Bridges and Bruce Boxleitner in reprising their roles as Kevin Flynn and Alan Bradley. Flynn’s adult son Sam receives a message from his long-lost father and is sent into a virtual environment known as “the Grid,” where Sam, his father, and the algorithm Quorra must stop the villainous software Clu from infiltrating the real world.

5. Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks (S8, ten episodes)

Genre:Reality TV Show
Created By:Craig Piligian
Released Date:December 8, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks is an American reality television series about commercial tuna fishers from the Outer Banks who fish off the coast of North Carolina for the lucrative Atlantic bluefin tuna. Teams of fishermen skirmish to see who can grab the most fish while attempting to make a living. Captains follow US regulations that establish season-long size limits and quotas. Moreover, it provides an inside look at one of America’s oldest industries and addresses significant issues affecting the bluefin tuna’s future. The show’s name was changed at the start of the second season from Wicked Tuna: North vs. South to Wicked Tuna: North vs. South.

4. Home Alone: The Holiday Heist

Created By:Peter Hewitt
Starring:Christian Martyn; Eddie Steeples; Jodelle Ferland
Released Date:December 17, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Home Alone: The Holiday Heist is a made-for-television comedy film released in the United States in 2012. The Baxter family relocates from California to Maine during the Christmas season and settles into their new home. Finn Baxter (Christian Martyn) and his older sister Alexis (Jodelle Ferland) are ten-year-old technophiles who live in seclusion from their parents Curtis (Doug Murray) and Catherine (Ellie Harvie) and the rest of the world. Alexis is always on her phone, whereas Finn is always playing video games. Finn befriends his neighbor Mason (Peter DaCunha) after his father encourages him to interact. Mason teaches him about the legend of a smothered mobster whose ghost haunts the Baxters’ new home, making Finn anxious.

3. Ron’s Gone Wrong

Created By:Sarah Smith, J. P. Vine
Starring:Zach Galifianakis, Jack Dylan Grazer
Released Date:December 15, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Ron’s Gone Wrong is a computer-animated science-fiction comedy film directed by Sarah Smith and Jean-Philippe Vine (in his feature directing debut), co-directed by Octavio E. Rodriguez, and written by Peter Baynham and Smith, which was released in 2021. The story revolves around Barney. He is a socially shy high school student who obtains Ron, a walking, talking, digitally connected robot intended to be his best buddy. Furthermore, Barney is overjoyed to have his robot finally — until his new toy begins to hilariously malfunction, attracting the attention of a sinister executive who is determined to keep his company’s stock price as high as possible.

2. Hawkeye (Ep 3)

Genre:Action-adventure, Crime
Created By:Jonathan Igla
Starring:Jeremy Renner, Hailee Steinfeld, Tony Dalton
Released Date:December 22, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Hawkeye is an American television drama based on the Marvel Comics characters Clint Barton / Hawkeye and Kate Bishop / Hawkeye, created by Jonathan Igla for the Disney+ streaming service. It is the fifth television series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), created by Marvel Studios, that pursue the events of Avengers: Endgame and shares continuity with the films in the franchise (2019). Igla is the head writer, and Rhys Thomas is in charge of the directing crew. The story revolves around Clint Barton. He teams up with Kate Bishop one year after Avengers: Endgame (2019) to face foes from his past as Ronin to return to his family in time for Christmas.

1. Star Wars: The Book of Boba Fett (Ep 1)

Genre:Action-adventure, Drama
Created By:Jon Favreau
Starring:Temuera Morrison, Ming-Na Wen
Released Date:December 29, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

The Book of Boba Fett is a new American television series set to premiere on Disney+ later this year.  The series is persistent in the same universe as the other Mandalorian spin-off, Ahsoka. Temuera Morrison plays Boba Fett, and Ming-Na Wen plays fennec Shand. Both actors return to their roles from The Mandalorian and other Star Wars films. Before Lucasfilm began prioritizing its streaming programs such as The Mandalorian, several attempts were made to make a standalone Star Wars feature focusing on Boba Fett. Boba Fett and Fennec Shand want to create a reputation for themselves in the galaxy’s underworld by seizing Jabba, the Hutt’s former territory.

As a result, the summary of the most important content on Disney Plus is important. Aside from that, let’s round up the whole list of new films and TV shows on Disney Plus in December 2021.

Released Date: December 1

  • Hawkeye (Ep 3)
  • Disney Insider (Ep 111)

Released Date: December 3

  • Christmas…Again?!
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid
  • Disney Holiday Magic Quest
  • Edward Scissorhands
  • Ice Age
  • Ice Age: Continental Drift
  • Mickey & Minnie Wish Upon A Christmas
  • Million Dollar Arm
  • Mr. Popper’s Penguins
  • The Rescue

Released Date: December 8

  • Hawkeye (Ep 4)
  • Disney Insider (Ep 112)
  • The Chicken Squad (S1, four episodes)
  • Gabby Duran & The Unsittables (S2, 11 episodes)
  • Life Below Zero: Northern Territories (S1)
  • Muppet Babies (S3, four episodes)
  • Spidey And His Amazing Friends (S1, four episodes)
  • Welcome to Earth
  • Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks (S8, ten episodes)

Released Date: December 10

  • Tron: Legacy

Released Date: December 15

  • Hawkeye (Ep 5)
  • Ron’s Gone Wrong
  • Disney’s Magic Bake-Off (S1, four episodes)
  • Foodtastic” (11 episodes)
  • Gigantosaurus (S3)
  • Life Below Zero (S17)
  • Science Of Stupid (S8)

Released Date: December 17

  • Arendelle Castle Yule Log: Cut Paper Edition
  • Home Alone 4
  • Home Alone: The Holiday Heist

Released Date: December 22

  • Hawkeye (Ep 6, Finale)
  • Minnie’s Bow-Toons: Party Palace Pals (S1, five episodes)

Released Date: December 24

  • Encanto
  • King Tut In Color
  • Lost Tombs Of The Pyramids

Released Date: December 29

  • T.O.T.S. (S3)
  • Star Wars: The Book of Boba Fett (Ep 1)

Released Date: December 31

  • 80s Top Ten (S1)


If you missed our November 2021 collection of all the shows, our website Besttoppers would include a list of the most popular flicks and television shows on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu. Although the list is currently small, as the month progresses, we may see more Disney Plus releases in December 2021. For the next month, we’ll strive to keep this article updated with fresh releases every day.

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