Disney+ Launch Date Announced
The Disney Company announced a U.S. launch date of November 12 for their highly anticipated streaming service. It will become available worldwide over the next two years.
The service will cost $6.99 a month or $69.99 for an annual subscription.
Disney+ will be offering up some amazing content starting with all episodes of The Simpsons, a live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian, Captain Marvel, a series of Pixar shorts called Forky Asks a Question, a live-action Lady and the Tramp, the NatGeo documentary series The World According to Jeff Goldblum, and all Pixar shorts. These along with more content from NatGeo, 5,000 episodes of Disney content, and 100 Disney Original Movies will all be available upon launch.
Throughout year one of the streaming platform, we will see even more exciting content being added. All Star Wars and Pixar films will be available as well as new original films; Togo, Timmy Failure, and Star Girl. More than 7,500 episodes and 500 films from the Disney library will also be added.
In addition to having access to all of this, Disney+ also announced a slew of new series to look forward to. Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan are set to star in The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany will star in WandaVision, and Tom Hiddleston is back in Loki. Marvel’s What If…? will be Marvel’s first animated series based on the comics of the same name. There will also be a series about Hawkeye and Kate Bishop starring Jeremy Renner.
If Star Wars is your thing, there will also be more Star Wars content in the form of a series about Cassian Andor and K-2S0 which will star Diego Luna and Alan Tudyk.
Among the Marvel MCU and Star Wars series announcements, the platform will also be offering a follow-up to the film Love, Simon, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, and a documentary series Into the Unknown: Making Frozen 2.
Other films announced were The Phineas and Ferb Movie, Candace Against the Universe, a holiday movie called Noelle which stars Anna Kendrick, Billy Eichner, and Shirley MacLaine, and a Pixar short called Lamp Life.
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