This coming April, 20th Century Studios is releasing a prequel to the classic horror film franchise, “The First Omen”, which tells the story of a young American woman is sent to Rome to begin a life of service to the church. She encounters a darkness that causes her to question her own faith and uncovers a terrifying conspiracy that hopes to bring about the birth of evil incarnate.

“The First Omen” stars Nell Tiger Free (“Servant”), Tawfeek Barhom (“Mary Magdalene”), Sonia Braga (“Kiss of the Spider Woman”), Ralph Ineson (“The Northman”), with Charles Dance (“Game of Thrones”), and Bill Nighy (“Living”).

The film is directed by Arkasha Stevenson and based on characters created by David Seltzer (“The Omen”), with a story by Ben Jacoby (“Bleed”) and a screenplay by Tim Smith & Arkasha Stevenson and Keith Thomas (“Firestarter”). The producers are David S. Goyer (“Hellraiser”) and Keith Levine (“The Night House”), and the executive producers are Tim Smith, Whitney Brown (“Rosaline”), and Gracie Wheelan.

When Is “The First Omen” Released?

“The First Omen” is being released exclusively in cinemas on April 5th, 2024.

When Will “The First Omen” Be On Hulu & Disney+?

Since this film has been created by Disney’s 20th Century Studios, following its theatrical and digital release, it will be heading to Hulu and Hulu On Disney+ in the United States and on Disney+ internationally.

Currently, no official Hulu or Hulu On Disney+ release has been announced for the United States, nor has an international Disney+ release date yet been announced.

Typically 20th Century Studios film releases take about three months to arrive on a streaming service and with Disney often extending how long a film is in cinemas before it’s put out on their own streaming services, it’s likely we won’t see “The First Omen” arrive on streaming services until later in the summer, likely around July or August. However, Disney could even extend that to get closer to the Halloween season.

What Time Will “The First Omen” Be Released On Hulu & Disney+

Hulu & Disney+ update daily at the following times:

  • Pacific Time: 00:00 AM / Midnight
  • Eastern Time: 03:00 AM
  • UK: 08:00 AM
  • Sydney, Australia – 19:00 PM

Sometimes films can arrive a few minutes later as the servers update. The Disney+ front page usually updates about an hour later.

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