Disney’s Hispanic & Latin American Heritage Month Extravaganza

ABC and ABC News

  • ABC will air “Our America: Unforgettable,” a special focusing on Alzheimer’s disease within the Hispanic/Latino community.
  • An Emmy Award-winning series, “Soul of a Nation,” presents “The Latin Music Revolution,” exploring Latin music’s growing global popularity.
  • Various ABC programs will feature stories that highlight Hispanic and Latin cultures throughout the month.


  • Series like Ahsoka and Andor featuring Rosario Dawson and Diego Luna, respectively, take the center stage.
  • Launchpad’s Season 2 episode “Beautiful, FL” focuses on Puerto Rican treats and community.
  • Animation enthusiasts can tune into the Pixar SparkShort Nona and Elena of Avalor series.
  • Hispanic & Latin American Stories collection is a treasure trove of relevant programming.

Disney Channels

  • Disney Channel, Junior, and XD will air culturally relevant episodes of animated series.
  • Special Día de los Muertos episodes are in the pipeline for Disney Junior.


  • ESPN+Más focuses on elevating Hispanic athletes and celebrating the sport and culture.


  • Coco and The Emperor’s New Groove will be featured to honor Hispanic & Latin American cultures.


  • Features films like “Miguel Wants to Fight” and “Flamin’ Hot,” highlighting Hispanic and Latin cultures.
  • “Only Murders in the Building” and “This Fool” are other shows with Hispanic involvement.

National Geographic

  • Compilation of “Wild Chile” explores Chilean wildlife.
  • Other programs focus on the archeological treasures of Hispanic and Latin American countries.

The Realist’s Take

Lights, camera, acción! Disney’s gone all out, making sure that no Latin rhythm or Hispanic heritage is left uncelebrated this month—and let’s face it, year-round. From salsa-stepping shows on ABC to cultural deep-dives on Disney+, it’s an entire theme park of multicultural celebration. So, if you ever felt your entertainment menu was a bit too vanilla, Disney’s saying, “Hold my churro!” and spicing things up!