Disney has announced it will be launching its Hotstar streaming service in Singapore on November 1st, however, it won’t include all the Disney+ Original content, like the Indian premium video streaming service which is dedicated to live cricket and entertainment. Audiences in Singapore will now have front row seats to a unique mix of content […]

The Walt Disney Company has announced that Uday Shankar will be stepping down as president of the Walt Disney Company APAC and chairman, Star & Disney India, effective as of December 31st,2020.  The announcement was done by Rebecca Campbell, who is chairman of Disney’s Direct-to-Consumer & International segment. Over the next three months, Mr. Shankar […]

Disney has signed a deal with the BBC to make an Telugu version of its hit show, “One Of Us” for Disney+ Hotstar. One Of Us originally aired on BBC in 2016 as a four-part series and tells the story of childhood sweethearts Adam Elliot and Grace Douglas, who have returned home from their honeymoon […]

The global rollout of Disney+ continues as, over the weekend, Disney+ Hotstar launched in Indonesia.  With over 500 movies and 7000 episodes of content from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and Marvel.  This includes all of the Disney+ Originals such as Lady and the Tramp and the Mandalorian, in addition to content from National Geographic […]

September is bringing lots of new shows onto Disney+ Hotstar in India, including many new Disney+ Originals such as “Earth To Ned”, “Becoming” and “The Magic Of Disney’s Animal Kingdom”.  Along with new episodes of “The Simpsons” and “Family Guy”, in addition to lots of third party content such as Lovecraft Country and the new […]

At last weeks Walt Disney Companies quarterly investors call, Disney CEO Bob Chapek announced that Disney+ Hotstar would be launching in Indonesia on September 5th.  Disney held a special event this past week in Jakarta and announced some more details. Disney is teaming up with the leading Indonesian telecoms operator Telkomsel, to offer a range […]

Disney+ Hotstar has had lots of interesting new additions this week, including the newest Disney+ Original documentary, Howard, plus a Spies In Disguise, a new animated movie from Blue Sky Studios, starring Tom Holland and Will Smith.  In addition to new episodes of many HBO shows including Perry Mason. Here is a look at everything […]

Disney has announced that Disney+ Hotstar will be launching in Indonesia on September 5th. Disney+ is India’s largest premium streaming platform that has changed the way Indians watch their entertainment – from their favourite TV shows and movies to sporting extravaganzas. With the widest range of content in India, Disney+ Hotstar offers more than 100,000 […]

Disney+ Hotstar has recently announced its lineup of content for August, which includes lots of new Disney+ Original movies and shows, such as “Howard”, “Magic Camp” and “The One And Only Ivan”. There are also some new 20th Century Studio movies coming to Disney+ Hotstar including “Spies In Disguise” and “Underwater”, plus much more.   […]

The Walt Disney Company has announced that Sunil Rayan will now be the president and head of Disney+ Hotstar, which is Disney’s streaming service in India, that was included in the 20th Century Fox purchase.   It has over 300 million monthly users, and in March, it was rebranded with Disney+, resulting in one streaming service […]

Indian mobile phone provider, Reliance Jio, has teased a new bundle, which will give Jio users, access to a Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription for a year.  Customers can either choose monthly, annual or data add-on vouchers, to get the free benefit at no extra cost. The monthly plan is priced at Rs 401 and offers […]

Indian’s Disney+ Hotstar has announced what movies and shows will be coming to the Premium package in June, which includes lots of original content including “Artemis Fowl” and “Into The Unknown: Making Frozen 2”.  It will also be getting lots of additional content due to contracts with HBO, FX, and Showtime. Here is the full […]

Bob Chapek, Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company has announced that Rebecca Campbell is now going to be the Chairman of Disney’s Direct-to-Consumer and International Ms. Campbell is a 23-year Disney veteran who has held leadership roles across the Company’s media, international and parks businesses and most recently served as President of Disneyland […]