• Disney's New Streaming Service Will be Known as Disney+

    11 days ago - By Coming Soon

    Disney's new streaming service will be known as Disney+
    Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger revealed the name of Disney's new streaming service today at a live audio webcast of Disney's fiscal full year and fourth quarter 2018 financial results. The service, which had previously been referred to as Disney Play, will officially be known as Disney+. The service is still planning on launching in late 2019, as previously anticipated.
    Iger also revealed the second Star Wars live-action series, which will follow Diego Luna's Cassian Andor before the events of Rogue One: Star Wars Story. Iger also...
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  • Disney Plus Streaming Service Is Using Fox Content In Advertising

    Disney Plus Streaming Service Is Using Fox Content In Advertising

    11 days ago - By Screen Rant

    The Disney Plus service is using Fox brands as part of its marketing. Disney 's Fox acquisition is expected to be completed on January 1, 2019, but this is the first solid indication of just how smoothly the deal is proceeding. In July this year, Disney and Fox shareholders voted to approve a $71.3 billion dollar deal that will see Disney purchase the bulk of Fox's film and TV empire. Domestic regulators signed off on the deal, and slowly international regulators are coming into line. Just two days ago, the European Commission gave it their seal of approval. While the acquisition is not...
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