Disney+ to launch in eight more European countries

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 
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Disney+ sets 15th September as launch date for eight more European countries

LONDON — The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer & International segment has set 15th September as the launch date for Disney+ in eight markets across Western and Northern Europe. Pricing has also been confirmed per market.

The streaming service will launch in Portugal, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Belgium and Luxembourg on 15th September and will retail at the following price:

  • €6.99/€69.99 in Portugal, Belgium, Finland, Iceland and Luxembourg
  • 69 NOK/689 NOK in Norway
  • 69 SEK/689 in Sweden
  • 59 DKK/589 DKK in Denmark

Disney+ offers fans of all ages a new way to experience the unparalleled content from the company’s iconic entertainment brands, including Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic, as well as exclusive original programming including feature-length films, series, documentaries, and short-form content made exclusively for the service.

At launch, subscribers will have access to the critically acclaimed “The Mandalorian,” from executive producer and writer Jon Favreau; “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” a creative modern take on the hit franchise complete with meta references, a fresh documentary-style feel and a soundtrack which features nine new original songs while also paying homage to fan favorites from the classic film; “The World According To Jeff Goldblum,” which explores the wonderful and often astonishing world of deceptively familiar objects; and “Togo,” the live-action movie about two of the key figures in the historical 1925 Nome Serum Run; Norwegian sled driver Leonhard Seppala and his 12 year old sled dog Togo.. Other original titles available at launch include “Encore!,” executive produced by Kristen Bell; “Diary of A Future President” from creator and executive producer Ilana Peña (“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”) and executive producer, Gina Rodriguez (“Jane the Virgin”); and “The Imagineering Story,” chronicling the eclectic group of extraordinary creatives who bring Disney Parks to life, among many other exciting shows.

Subscribers will be able to enjoy the Disney+ experience on nearly all major mobile and connected TV devices at launch, including gaming consoles, streaming media players, and smart TVs. Users will access high-quality and commercial-free viewing, up to four concurrent streams, unlimited downloads on up to ten devices, personalised recommendations, and the ability to set up to seven different profiles, including the ability for parents to set Kids Profiles that have an easy- to -navigate, child-friendly interface to access age-appropriate content.

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