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Ms. Marvel episode 5 release date and time — how to watch online right now

Iman Vellani as Ms. Marvel/Kamala Khan posing in her homemade costume, in Ms. Marvel.
(Image credit: Daniel McFadden / Marvel Studios)

It's time to watch Ms. Marvel episode 5 online, as Kamala's going on another trip. Sure, we know that the lovable new addition to the MCU is headed to the big screen in The Marvels, the upcoming Marvel movie that's the sequel to Captain Marvel, but we're kinda wishing we could have more of Kamala in this situation: her own story.

Ms. Marvel episode 5 release date, time and more

Release date and time: Ms. Marvel episode 5 is out now, having dropped today (Wednesday, July 6) on Disney Plus (opens in new tab) at 3 a.m. ET. Full release schedule below.
Cast: Iman Vellani, Aramis Knight, Saagar Shaikh, Rish Shah, Zenobia Shroff, Mohan Kapur
Directors: Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah
Rating: TV-14

Speaking of personal stories, Kamala's actually fallen back in time, after Najma (of the Clandestines) stabbed her bracelet and created some sort of rift. Now, Kamala's at the Karachi train station where her family's long-obscured story from the Partition took place.

This, as folks who watched WandaVision and Moon Knight may realize, feels oddly familiar. Marvel's Disney Plus shows have an interesting habit of placing their big flashback episode — where we get to learn secrets that explain more of the storylines taking place — in the penultimate chapters of their shows.

Earlier in the episode, Kamala met Kareem, who first thought she was a threat because he sensed the Noor in her being. We also learned that the Clandestines left Kamran back in D.O.D.C. custody.

Here's everything you need to know to watch Ms. Marvel episode 5 online. Oh, and check out this rewind to Aamir and Tyesha's wedding:

When does Ms. Marvel episode 5 come out on Disney Plus?

Ms. Marvel episode 5 is streaming on Disney Plus (opens in new tab) right now, having dropped on Wednesday (July 6) at 3 a.m. ET / 12 a.m. PT. / 8 a.m. BST.

This is the fifth of the show's six episodes. The full schedule is below.

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Ms. Marvel is the latest Disney Plus Marvel series original, following Moon Knight.

More upcoming Marvel series will follow, including She-Hulk (arriving on August 17).

How to watch Ms. Marvel internationally

Disney Plus is available in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mauritius, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom, so it's not going to be tough to get access to Obi-Wan Kenobi.

Ms. Marvel episodes schedule

  • Ms. Marvel episode 1: June 8
  • Ms. Marvel episode 2: June 15
  • Ms. Marvel episode 3: June 22
  • Ms. Marvel episode 4: June 29
  • Ms. Marvel episode 5: July 6
  • Ms. Marvel episode 6: July 13

Ms. Marvel cast

Ms. Marvel: Iman Vellani as Kamala Khan, Matt Lintz as Bruno Carrelli

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The cast of Ms. Marvel is headlined by Iman Vellani as Kamala Khan aka Ms. Marvel. 

She is joined by:

  • Zenobia Shroff as Muneeba Khan, Kamala's mother
  • Mohan Kapur as Yusuf Khan, Kamala's father
  • Saagar Shaikh as Amir Khan, Kamala's older brother
  • Matt Lintz as Bruno Carrelli, Kamala's best friend
  • Samina Ahmad as Sana, Kamala's grandmother
  • Mehwish Hayat as Aisha, Kamala's great-grandfather
  • Laurel Marsden as Zoe Zimmer, the popular kid at school who Kamala saved
  • Aramis Knight as Kareem aka the vigiliante Red Dagger
  • Rish Shah as Kamran, the guy Kamala has a crush on, but his family are the Djinn
  • Nimra Bucha as Najma, Kamran's mother and a Djinn
  • Arian Moayed as P. Cleary, a Department of Damage Control (DODC) agent
  • Alysia Reiner as DODC agent Sadie Deever

Ms. Marvel trailer and teaser

In the first full Ms. Marvel trailer, we see Kamala in school and discovering her powers. Of course, it seems like the series will deviate from the comics, eschewing the Terrigen mists and any mention of the Inhumans, both of which were key to her original origin story. 

At Disney Plus Day, the brief teaser showed how Kamala Khan doesn't expect to get super powers, and got them anyways. She walks on air, it appears, in a makeshift Captain Marvel outfit, but we don't see how her stretchy powers look. You can find that clip on Disney Plus (opens in new tab).

At Disney Investor Day in December, Marvel unveiled a sizzle reel teaser for Ms. Marvel. It introduces Kamala as "a new kind of superhero" but "at the core it, her story is so universal."

Marvel boss Kevin Feige notes she's a newer character in the comics. The rest of the teaser highlights the lineup of directors: Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, Meera Menon, and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. And the sizzle reel features the first look at footage of Vellani inhabiting the role.

Henry T. Casey
Senior Editor

Henry is a senior editor at Tom’s Guide covering streaming media, laptops and all things Apple, reviewing devices and services for the past seven years. Prior to joining Tom's Guide, he reviewed software and hardware for TechRadar Pro, and interviewed artists for Patek Philippe International Magazine. He's also covered the wild world of professional wrestling for Cageside Seats, interviewing athletes and other industry veterans.

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