We knew Disney was constructing its personal on-demand streaming service, a la Netflix or HBO GO, however we didn’t know the title.
Now we do. Disney’s new streaming service shall be known as Disney+.
While there’s been a number of rumored names (it was misreported, at one level, to be “Disney Play”), phrase of this title comes straight from the Mouse House:
Disney+ will launch in “late” 2019 — which is sensible, as that’s proper across the time Disney’s remaining contractual ties with Netflix come to an finish.
Disney additionally dropped information about two new collection:
- An as-of-yet unnamed stay motion Star Wars collection about Rogue One’s Cassian Andor, with Diego Luna returning for the function. It is about to happen previous to Rogue One. This, in fact, is along with The Mandalorian, the collection Jon Favreau is making for the service.
- An unnamed stay motion Marvel universe collection specializing in Loki. Tom Hiddleston will return to the function.