The effects of the Coronavirus continue to hit upcoming Disney movies, as according to the Hollywood Reporter, production has suspended on multiple live action projects including the Disney+ remake of  “Home Alone”, along with theatrical releases such as “The Little Mermaid”, “Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings”, “The Last Duel”, “Nightmare Alley”, “Peter […]

Disney has named Vanessa Morrison as the President of Streaming at Walt Disney Studios Motion Picture Production, and she will oversee development and production of Disney+ film content from The Walt Disney Studios for both Disney Live Action and 20th Century Studios. She has experience working with family friendly movies, as she recently was President […]

During the Walt Disney Companies annual shareholder meeting, Bob Iger was asked when the “entire” Disney catalog would be added to Disney+ and why the “Song of the South” can’t be on there with the “outdated cultural depictions warnings. On the subject about why not everything will be added to Disney+, Bob Iger replied saying […]

During the Walt Disney Companies annual shareholder meeting, it was announced that Disney has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to acclaimed filmmaker Peter Jackson’s previously announced Beatles documentary. The film will showcase the warmth, camaraderie and humor of the making of the legendary band’s studio album, “Let It Be,” and their final live concert as […]

Disney+ has launched in India, two weeks earlier than scheduled, with the Hotstar app being updated to new branding called, Disney+ Hotstar. There hasn’t yet been a change to premium subscription plans, with both the Hotstar Premium and Hotstar VIP subscriptions still available. The Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription costs Rs 299 per month (around $4) […]

Following major problems within the creative process in developing Disney+ shows, which has seen many major project such as “Tron“, “Book Of Disenchantment” and “Muppets Live Another Day” being cancelled and other shows such as “High Fidelity” and “Love, Victor” being moved to Hulu, Disney has been making changes to how it’s Disney Television Studios […]

Disney has announced it has made an agreement with Telefonica for distribution of Disney+ in Spain on Movistar+. This follows similar deals announced lately within Europe, such as Sky in the U.K. and TIM in Italy. Disney+ launches in Spain on March 24th and in the next few days, Movistar will give details on how […]

Just ahead of the Disney+ launch in the UK on March 24th, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence, Disney is in talks with Virgin Media to bring Disney+ to its devices in the United Kingdom and Ireland. “We have a long-standing relationship with Disney and are in talks about Disney+,” the Virgin Media spokesperson said. […]

In this What’s On Disney Plus Podcast episode, Roger and James discuss how Disney+ has improved since it’s launch, what things they’ve fix and what still needs to be done to improve the service. You can watch the video above: Or you can listen to an audio version below: You can subscribe to our podcasts […]

Disney+ is launching in France on March 24th and Disney has released a list of everything coming to the new streaming service on day one. It’s important to note that France has stricter rules regarding newer films being available on streaming platforms to protect cinemas. Here is the full launch lineup: CONTENUS DISNEY+ * Catalogue […]

Disney is working on a new “Beauty and the Beast” live action limited series for Disney+, which will see Josh Gad and Luke Evans will reprise their roles as Gaston and LeFou. According to the Hollywood Reporter, The series is being created by ‘Once Upon a Time’ creators Eddy Kitsis and Adam Horowitz. With Josh […]

Since Disney+ launched in November 2019, the streaming platform has continued to grow, with lots of new classic movies and TV shows added to the service, along with new Disney+ Original content. While the majority of content is identical around the globe, such as the Disney+ Originals such as “The Mandalorian” or “High School Musical: […]

Disney has announced its struck a new distribution deal for Disney+ in Italy, with Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM). This is a multi-year contract and will make TIM the exclusive wholesale distributor of Disney+ in Italy, via its TIMVision platform. Disney+ launches in Italy on March 24th. This follows similar agreements with other European platforms such […]

With the first wave of European countries getting Disney+ on March 24th. Amazon has officially announced Disney+ will be available on their devices. This announcement would have probably been made during today’s scheduled “European” launch event, which was cancelled due to fears over the Coronavirus. Amazon device supported include: Fire TV streaming devices, such as […]

Disney has been planing a special European launch event in London later this week, which was going to showcase Disney+ to members of the press including What’s On Disney Plus and a selected bunch of fans, which had won their place from social media competitions. Unfortunately, due to concern from the Coronavirus, Disney has scaled […]