Disney has forecast that the platform will have 230m to 260m subscribers by 2024.
Disney has forecast that the platform will have 230m to 260m subscribers by 2024.
Four out of five OTT services are keen on investing in acquisition and retention strategies fuelled by the pandemic and market trends.
The sale still has to be approved by regulatory authorities in Germany and Austria but is expected to go through later this year.
The theatrical feature 'Miraculous Ladybug and Cat Noir: The Awakening' is scheduled to debut either in the fall 2021 or spring 2022.
The story of Malik Oussekine will be revisited as a new mini-series that will be part of 10 new projects that Disney+ has announced.
Disney+ will only have more subscribers than Netflix in one country, namely India, according to analyst Digital TV Research.
Disney+ Hotstar operates on a freemium model where it offers some content on a free ad-supported model, unlike Disney+, which only offers paid subscriptions.
Disney+ removes racist animated classics like 'Peter Pan', 'The Aristocats' and many more for the under-sevens over breach of content advisories.
Through this special channel, OSN is bringing a collection of Disney’s most magical kids’ shows and movies to TV screens.
Disney targets 300-350m paid subscriptions by 2024 and announces the rollout of 100+ new titles each year on Disney+.
OSN is also launching a competition which will allow select non-subscribers the chance to join the virtual premiere of 'Mulan', along with 24-hour OSN streaming access.
The figure includes subscribers for Disney+ in collaboration with Hotstar in India and Indonesia.
The seventh edition of MIP Cancun is scheduled to take place online from November 17 to 20, 2020.
Actor Oscar Isaac, who played rebel pilot Poe Dameron in the Disney 'Star Wars' sequels, is set to star as the protagonist in the series.
Under the new structure, distribution and commercialisation activities will be centralised into a single Media and Entertainment Distribution organisation.
Shahidi is best known for her role on ABC’s 'Black-ish', and the show’s college spinoff 'Grown-ish'.
The agreement, which commenced from September 1, covers titles from Walt Disney Studios divisions including Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar.
The movie line-up includes Disney’s ‘Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe’ and Disney Pixar’s ‘Monsters University’.
The film will be screened in English with Arabic subtitles.
ESPN Player is available across every country in the Middle East, Africa, Europe and some parts of Asia on desktop, mobile, tablet and Android TV.
'Mulan' will be screened in English with Arabic subtitles.
However, a standard 2K version of the 1980 film will still be screened after reopening the theatres.
Kevin Hart, Catherine Hardwicke, Anthony Anderson and Bunim/Murray Productions are among those who will create original scripted and unscripted shows exclusively for Snapchat’s mobile-first audience.
Melwani is based in London. He will report to Paul Rehrig, General Manager of Eurosport Digital.
These 10 two-minute horror shorts are scheduled to be screened in competition in Cannes at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès.
TikTok's national and regional leaders will remain in their roles with their current responsibilities, reporting to Meyer, who will be responsible for the global business.
The fund now has managed to secure a portfolio of nearly $10bn in US-listed stocks.
The shooting for the film will begin later this year.
Its parks, experiences and products segment, impacted especially hard by the global shutdown, saw an estimated $1bn revenue hit.
The SVOD platform has brought together a selection of premium entertainment which includes Arabic and Turkish series as well as Disney films.
Netflix’s stock, extending its three-day rally, closed up 3.2%, to $426.75 per share, while Disney’s stock finished down 2.5% amid a broader market decline on Wednesday.
"Raya and the Last Dragon", which was originally set for a November 25 release, is now scheduled to come out March 12, 2021.
It comes after Disney Studios reached a halt amid delayed productions, theatre closures, and postponed film releases.
Launched five months ago, the streaming service is now available in more than a dozen countries across the world.
Disney also said it would scrap a planned theatrical release of “Artemis Fowl” and distribute it instead on its Disney Plus streaming service at an unspecified date.
OSN's revamped streaming platform will have a more comprehensive Disney offering with the addition of Disney+ Originals.
The debt offering comes one week after Disney closed its domestic theme parks, and suspended production of many live-action films, resulting in financial loss.
Disney has been worst hit so far due to the coronavirus pandemic, as releases and production delays reduced the media company’s market cap by one-third last week.
As of now, the global box office has already taken a hit of at least $7bn due to the delays and precautions in place owing to the coronavirus outbreak.
The company has already postponed the release of 'Mulan', which was supposed to debut in theatres on March 27.
Onward launched with $2m in North America last week in preview shows and made $40m on its opening weekend.
The Egyptian series will premiere during the month of Ramadan 2020.
Disney also revealed the paid subscriber numbers for ESPN+ and Hulu as 7.6m and 30.7m, respectively as of February 3.
The reorganisation will see top executives across Hulu operations such as distribution, sales, and marketing report directly into the corresponding DTCI business leads.
The rebranding comes a year after Disney acquired the 20th Century Fox film studio along with other media operations in a $71bn deal.
While Shahid Premieres will offer exclusives from the world of cinema and television, Shahid Originals will focus on a variety of local and regional premium productions.
WAVO, which provides entertainment from content creators such as HBO, Disney, Universal and more, will now be available to millions as a pre-loaded application on the LG content store.
It is estimated that Netflix will have lost 1.6m total subscribers during Q4 of 2019, a period during which both Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus launched.
Disney Plus users have so far generated as many as 25.6 million viewing sessions per day on the mobile app.
Users claimed that their accounts were hacked within hours of the streaming service going live with the error message saying that their password was wrong.
Disney will dig deep into its content library to allow users to stream Disney, Pixar and Marvel movies and shows on its streaming service Disney Plus.
Ahead of launching its streaming service, Disney has banned ads from Netflix on all of its TV platforms and pulled out its content from the platform.
The company will launch the service in the United States on November 12. Subsequent launches will follow in Canada, Netherlands, Australia and New Zealand.
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