Disney+ All You Need To Know

With over 500 films, more than 350 series and a slate of 26 exclusive Disney+ Originals. Disney+ unveils its full launch day line up for the UK.  Content announced includes seasons 1 – 30 of iconic animated series “The Simpsons,” with over 600 episodes available for subscribers to enjoy. Season 31 will be available to stream from November 2020.

When will it Launch?

Launching on March 24th, subscribers will be able to access the best stories in the world. All in one place! Including blockbuster movies like “Avengers: Endgame,” and Oscar-winning documentaries such as “Free Solo.” Along with classic Disney series like “Hannah Montana”. Plus original shorts including “Forky Asks a Question,” Disney+ is the go-to entertainment destination for the entire family.

How Much Will It Cost?

Fans can currently subscribe to Disney+ for the introductory price of £49.99. This pre-launch offer for the annual subscription is only available until March 23rd 2020, and is equivalent to £4.17 per month. Full details and information on how to subscribe are available on Disneyplus.com. Standard pricing at launch is confirmed at £5.99 per month, or £59.99 for an annual subscription.

Disney+ offers fans of all ages a new way to experience the unparalleled content from the company’s iconic entertainment brands, including Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic, as well as exclusive original programming.

Marvel on Disney+

Confirmed from launch, superhero fans will have access to over 30 Marvel films including “Captain Marvel,” Oscar-nominated “Black Panther,” and “Guardians of the Galaxy,” and over 50 Marvel series including “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” and “Marvel’s Runaways.”

Star Wars

Disney+ will be the home of the Skywalker saga, with Star Wars Episodes 1 through 8 streaming on the service. Furthermore “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” arriving at a later date. Star Wars fans can also enjoy hit series including the entire collection of critically-acclaimed series “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.” Also, the highly anticipated Disney+ Original series, “The Mandalorian,” from executive producer and writer Jon Favreau.


Over 20 Pixar smash hit films will be available, including “Toy Story 4” and “Finding Dory,” alongside brand new shorts “Lamp Life” and ““Pixar in Real Life,” a live-action series bringing iconic characters and moments from Pixar films into the real world.

National Geographic

National Geographic documentaries including BAFTA-nominated “Jane”, the Sundance Audience Award-winning “Science Fair.” Plus conservation-focused “Into the Okavango”, will sit alongside popular National Geographic series such as “One Strange Rock,” hosted by Will Smith.

Disney Vault on Disney +

With unprecedented access to Disney’s vault, beloved classics such as “Cinderella,” “Sword in the Stone”. Also “The Little Mermaid,” will be available to stream alongside recent blockbusters like “Frozen,” and “The Lion King (2019)”. Not forgetting  fan-favourites including “Phineas and Ferb” and “Ducktales.” Also there will be hundreds of Disney Channel series, shorts and specials available to stream.

All these titles will sit alongside the best of Hollywood with much-loved films such as “Home Alone,” “Mrs. Doubtfire,” “Ice Age,” “Sister Act,” and James Cameron’s Oscar-winning “Avatar.”

Disney Originals

Already announced, over 25 exclusive Disney+ Originals will also be available. Including the highly anticipated series, “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series”. “The World According To Jeff Goldblum,” “Lady and the Tramp,” and “The Imagineering Story.”

What Devices Can I Use To Watch Disney+

Subscribers will be able to stream Disney+ on nearly all major mobile and connected TV devices at launch. Including gaming consoles, streaming media players, and smart TVs. Users will enjoy high-quality and commercial-free viewing. Up to four devices at the same time, multiple downloads, personalised recommendations. Plus the ability to set up to seven different profiles, including the ability for parents to set Kids Profiles that have an easy to navigate, child-friendly interface to access age-appropriate content.

What Territories Will Launch With Disney+ On March 24th?

As previously announced, the streaming service will launch in the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, and Switzerland on March 24th. Additional Western Europe markets, including Belgium, the Nordics, and Portugal, will follow in summer 2020.

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