Press Release: New Star Wars and Marvel Series Announced for Disney+ Streaming Service

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The Walt Disney Company’s new direct-to-consumer streaming service will be called Disney+. Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger revealed the service’s name today during a live audio webcast of Disney’s fiscal full year and fourth quarter 2018 financial results. Disney+ is scheduled to launch in the U.S. in late 2019. Iger also announced that Lucasfilm […]

A Second ‘Star Wars’ TV Series Coming to Disney’s Streaming Service Next Year

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Just announced on starwars.com: LUCASFILM // NOVEMBER 8, 2018 CASSIAN ANDOR LIVE-ACTION SERIES ANNOUNCED DIEGO LUNA RETURNS AS THE ROGUE ONE HERO IN A SPY THRILLER FOR DISNEY’S DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER STREAMING SERVICE. Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger announced today that Lucasfilm is in development on a second Star Wars live-action series for Disney+, the Company’s new direct-to-consumer streaming service. The […]

‘Star Wars’: Jon Favreau’s TV Series Will Be Called ‘The Mandalorian’

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Disney Play, Disney’s upcoming Netflix-type streaming service will launch a year from now, in 2019. But courtesy of Jon Favreau’s Instagram account, we now have some details about one of its most anticipated original TV series. Favreau, who is currently filming the live-action incarnation of The Lion King, is signed to write and produce the […]