That's well below the $13 monthly fee Netflix charges for its most popular streaming plan, signaling Disney's determination to woo subscribers as it vies to become a major player in a field that has turned "binge watching" into a common ritual. The company confirmed that it will include almost every animated feature from Disney alongside a number of the company's other properties, including films from the Marvel, Pixar, and Star Wars canon.
The Simpsons will also join Disney+: The first 30 seasons of The Simpsons will also be available on Disney+ on launch day.
Meanwhile, Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios, showed off a clip of "Avengers: Endgame", saying that the upcoming film, due out in theaters April 26, would land on Disney+ after its theatrical release window.
In a Twitter thread, Disney revealed details and content offerings of its new service, which included access to every Star Wars movie, a slew of Marvel Cinematic Universe-related TV shows and an extensive movie library containing classics like Mary Poppins and Alice in Wonderland.
Marvel Studios will be creating original series for Disney+.
With Disney+, Disney is looking to leverage its extensive lineup of properties across all of its subsidiaries, including Walt Disney Studios., Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm.
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At the launch, Disney+ will have the first two trilogies from Star Wars plus The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Other original films set to be released include "Timmy Failure", "Stargirl", and "Togo".
There's a whole lot of "Star Wars": "The Mandalorian", the first scripted live-action Star Wars series, a new series of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars". It's an intriguing premise and one that bodes well for the rest of the high-concept series.
Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic will be available on connected TV and mobile devices.
As the world's largest media conglomerate, Disney has a major advantage over its competitors in the form of its beloved franchises. The service is promising the first year to provide more than 500 movie titles and 7,500 episodes of programming.
This original content will come from 'some of the industry's most prolific and creative storytellers, ' the company said.
Disney+ will be a brand new pay-per-month service that hopes to rival Netflix in delivering brand new movies and series.