Go Behind the Scenes of Disney’s Animal Kingdom in New Nat Geo Series—Here’s How to Watch

If you’re having major theme park withdrawal due to the coronavirus, look no further than the new Nat Geo series, Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The show offers an all-access pass to the attractions, and since it’s set to debut on Disney+, you don’t have to spend $100 to enjoy them in the blazing hot sun.

So, what is Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom? And when will it premiere on Disney+? Keep reading for all the details.

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1. What Is 'magic Of Disney's Animal Kingdom'?

The Nat Geo series offers a behind-the-scenes look at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge and The Seas with Nemo & Friends at EPCOT. It pays tribute to the experts who manage the 5,000+ animals on a daily basis, all while giving viewers a never-before-seen look at the theme park.

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2. When Does It Premiere?

Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom will premiere worldwide on Friday, September 25. The series will be exclusively available on Disney+, so ready thy logins.

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3. Who's In It?

Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom features interviews with animal-care experts, veterinarians and biologists who work at the facilities. The series is also narrated by Josh Gad (who voiced Olaf in Frozen), making it enjoyable for the entire family.

4. Is There A Trailer?

Absolutely. The clip is a cross between Earth and Crikey! It’s the Irwins, featuring close-up shots of trainers working with the animals living at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. “We want people to be able to get as up close and personal as they can,” one person says.

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