Upcoming Projects: Pixar, Disney Animation, and more!

Encanto DisneyDisney is the gift that keeps on giving. Having already unleashed a deluge of announcements for Marvel and Lucasfilm, the corporate giant released even more titles of upcoming projects from Disney Animation, Pixar, and others.

These projects include brand new original content as well movies and TV series from familiar and established franchises. While some of these

Check out the list of movies and TV series that will be heading to theaters and Disney+ in the next few years:

Disney Animation

  • Raya and the Last Dragon premieres on March 5th, 2021 on Disney Plus via Premier Access and in theaters
  • Baymax!, a series based on Big Hero 6, is arriving in early 2022
  • Zootopia Plus, a new series based on Zootopia, is hitting the streaming service in spring 2022
  • Tiana, based on The Princess and The Frog, is premiering on Disney Plus in 2023
  • A longform musical comedy series for Moana, hitting Disney Plus in 2023
  • Encanto, a new movie set in Colombia with music written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, is in development
  • Iwaju, an original longform series made in partnership with Kugali Media, is premiering on Disney Plus in 2022

Pixar Disney+ Series

  • The newest SparkShorts episode, Burrow, arrives on Disney Plus on December 25th
  • Pixar Popcorn, shorts featuring iconic Pixar characters, start streaming in January
  • Dug Days, a new series featuring the beloved dog Dug from Up, premieres in fall 2021
  • A Cars series, following Lightning McQueen and Mater, is coming to Disney Plus in fall 2022
  • Win or Lose, Pixar’s first original longform animated series, is about a middle school softball team. It’s coming to Disney Plus in the fall of 2023

Pixar Movies

  • Luca, a movie set in Italy about a boy named Luca, will hit theaters in June 2021.
  • Lightyear, an origin story for Buzz Lightyear (who will be voiced by Chris Evans), is hitting theaters in summer 2022
  • Turning Red, about a 13-year old girl going through puberty that transforms into a giant red panda (yes, really!) when she gets excited, is in development

Other projects

  • Disenchanted
  • Hocus Pocus 2
  • Sister Act 3