Tag Archives: Disney Plus

Disney launches Disney+ with Telefonica

The Walt Disney Company Iberia and Telefonica announced that Movistar will be the strategic partner for the distribution of Disney + at its launch in Spain. While the OTT has not yet launched in Latin America, Telefónica integrated Netflix and Amazon Prime Video in countries in the region, and is expected to offer its customers [...]

Bob Chapek is named new CEO of The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company announced on February 25th that Bob Iger, CEO of the company for the past 15 years, will leave his position when his contract ends on December 31st, 2021. The position will be held by Bob Chapek, current Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. Recently, the group announced its new structure [...]

Disney+ records more than 28 million subscribers since its launch

The Walt Disney Company reported this week during its financial results presentation that Disney +, its OTT officially launched in November, now records 28.6 million subscribers within 3 months it was officially introduced to the market. The already mentioned figure exceeded expectations of reaching 25 million subscribers during the first three months after launch. This [...]

Disney aims to launch Hulu internationally in 2021

Bob Iger, CEO at The Walt Disney Company, reported that the company is working on a plan to launch Hulu internationally, as announced two years ago. Iger expressed himself about Hulu at the last analyst conference recently held, where he gave about the Disney+ expansion  process and said the plan is to repeat it with [...]

Cinepolis Klic adds The Simpsons before Disney+ launches in Latin America

Mexican OTT Cinepolis Klic reported it is adding The Simpsons seasons to its catalog, content that, as expected, would be exclusive of Disney+, the Disney platform launched in November and scheduled to arrive at Latin America this year.  Before the launch of Disney+, executives from the company reported that The Simpsons would be exclusive of [...]

Telmex could add Netflix to its content offer for new clients

Telefonos de Mexico (Telmex) plans to add Netflix to its packages for new customers. According to what was reported by Mexican newspaper El Economista, both companies are still analyzing the details on the agreement, but the deal is near to be ran and Telmex will keep Clarovideo as its on demand content platform, according to [...]

Disney+ already records 10 million subscribers two days after its launch

Disney+, the long-awaited Disney OTT launched on Tuesday in the US, Canada and Holland, has already recorded 10 million subscribers. The figure is higher than expectations of both analysts and Disney, which expected to have around 8 million subscribers by the end of this year for its SVOD platform. Despite the figure, Disney+ offers a [...]

Disney+ launches in the US, Canada and Holland and releases original productions weekly

Today, Disney launched its long-awaited OTT Disney+ in the US, Canada and Holland. The platform’s debut included a catalog of almost 500 movies and 7,500 TV episodes from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and the company’s original productions. Its monthly subscription is valued at USD 6.99, and it is possible to bundle it [...]