New Speculation On Setting For Jon Favreau's Star Wars TV Series
New Speculation On Setting For Jon Favreau's Star Wars TV Series
Disney's upcoming streaming service could contain a 10-episode, $100 million Star Wars show
08 August, 2018, 20:54
Due to prior licensing deals, Disney's initial offerings will pale in comparison to those of Netflix. Every MCU movie now hosted on Netflix will be leaving the site, and the next film in the franchise, next March's Captain Marvel, will be the first to head directly to Disney's site instead of Netflix.
On Tuesday afternoon, Disney CEO Bob Iger hosted the earnings call for the company and gave forth a lot of information, but the focus was on one thing in particular - Disney's new streaming service coming in 2019. But when Disney announced the launch of its own streaming service, it effectively severed ties with Netflix. But the Netflix competitor may be missing a big piece of that library when it launches in late 2019.
Iger also said that there was no plan to merge or bundle together this new service with Hulu or its sports streaming service ESPN+.
Disney just launched a $5-a-month (about Rs. 340-a-month) ESPN Plus streaming service with sports. That means that the first Marvel film to jump straight to the Disney service without a Netflix pitstop will be March 2019's Captain Marvel. These contracts will need to end before they can appear on the new Disney streaming service.
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An upcoming Star Wars TV show might be quite expensive.
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