Walt Disney celebrates Disney+ Day on November 12 to thank subscribers with new content

The Walt Disney Company will celebrate Disney+ Day, treating Disney+ subscribers to new content releases across its iconic brands: Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and Star in international markets. There will also be a special presentation on Disney+ for fans with sneak peeks into what’s to come. Additionally, the service will continue to […]

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Will Netflix lose its lustre to Disney in this streaming fight for domination?

Last week, Disney published its latest quarterly report detailing the latest information about its on-the-rise OTT platform, Disney+. Combined with Hotstar (in India and Asia) and Hulu (in the USA), Disney+ now possesses just over 173 million subscribers. This indicates an increase of 25.5 million subscribers over the past quarter, and is a reflection of […]

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Five titles based on real-life personalities as we wait for Ramalinga Raju’s biopic

Mumbai: Applause Entertainment recently announced a biopic on the life of former CEO of Satyam Computer Services. The biopic will be based on Kingshuk Nag’s book The Double Life of Ramalinga Raju published in 2009. The story of Ramalinga Raju’s unbridled ambition will surely make for a riveting plot as it focuses on his endeavor […]

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discovery+ to stream exclusive documentary on the inside story of Capitol storming

Mumbai: discovery+, India’s first and leading aggregated real-life entertainment and learning app, will launch the shocking documentary titled Storming the Capitol: The Inside Story, which will take viewers right in the heart of the insurrection that stunned the world. It was on January 6 that the very heart of the US government was stormed by […]

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Stream the cutting-edge science behind creating a vaccine against COVID-19 on discovery+

New York: What does it take to create a vaccine in record time to once and for all eradicate a global pandemic? What measures are in place to ensure its safety? And how did the world’s leading doctors and healthcare experts develop it? Discovery has announced a timely special, The Vaccine: Conquering COVID, premiering Sunday, February 21 […]

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Disney+ is now available in Latin America

Disney+ is now available in Latin America and across the Caribbean, ushering in a new era of entertainment for each family member. The launch of The Walt Disney Company’s subscription streaming service marks another chapter in its global expansion, and brings Latin American subscribers an exclusive and permanent access to a solid content proposal with […]

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Disney+ Original movie Sneakerella now in production for 2021 debut

Talented up-and-coming actors Chosen Jacobs (“It”) and Lexi Underwood (Little Fires Everywhere) will star alongside four-time NBA Champion John Salley in the new Disney+ original movie, Sneakerella. Now in production, the pop/hip-hop musical leaves a sneaker culture imprint on the Cinderella fairy tale. Jane Startz (“Ella Enchanted”) and Rachel Watanabe-Batton (“I Pity the Fool”) serve […]

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Disney+ to premiere documentary special ‘The Real Right Stuff’ on November 20

Burbank, California: Nearly six decades after NASA successfully sent its first astronaut into space, restoring the world’s faith in the US space programme, Disney+ ventures back to the very beginning of the high-stakes space race era with the premiere of The Real Right Stuff on Friday, November 20. The Real Right Stuff tells the remarkable […]

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European cinemas voice dismay over Disney decision to stream Soul

Brussels: The International Union of Cinemas (UNIC), representing European cinema operators, has expressed dismay over the decision by Walt Disney Studios to release Pixar’s ‘Soul’ directly onto their Disney+ streaming platform. UNIC represents the interests of cinema trade associations and cinema operators covering 38 countries in Europe and neighbouring regions. In a statement, UNIC said: […]

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