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Disney confirms its Disney+ streaming service will eventually launch globally

Still, the company has rarely faced a challenge like the deep-pocketed Disney, which is willing to lose money for years on Disney+ as it moves to grab market share.

Disney said Disney+ will be available on TVs, web browsers, tablets and mobile devices, and game consoles.

Frozen co-director and Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS) chief creative officer, Jennifer Lee, presented details about the Disney section of the service. Other titles including Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther and Ant Man and the Wasp will be available within year one of the launch. Today is Investor Day 2019 for Disney shareholders and we've received an avalanche of new titles coming to the streaming platform, including the live-action Lady and the Tramp, a Toy Story Forky Spin-Off, and a Jeff Goldblum show, to name a few. The new streaming service plans to bring content spanning beloved animated classics to newly produced movies and shows. Hopefully, that means more of the animated features will be available on the service. With that in mind, Disney+ will have dedicated Hubs for the bigger brands out there. All Pixar films will be available on the first year of launch, with theatrical shorts, including the Oscar-winning Bao, watchable at launch. But the information shared by Disney does make for some interesting developments in the ever-expanding streaming space.

From National Geographic The World According to Jeff Goldblum documentary series and Magic of the Animal Kingdom documentary series which takes viewers behind the scenes at Disney's Animal Kingdom and Epcot's SeaBase aquarium and from Disney Television Animation The Phineas and Ferb Movie (working title) animated film featuring numerous original voice cast.

Unlike Netflix, Disney+ content won't be rated any higher than a 12A.

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The presentation included big news for Marvel fans, who can expect to see Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany reprising their roles as Wanda Maximoff and The Vision in the Disney+ series, WandaVision.

Among the original programming planned for the subscription service will be the Marvel live-action drama The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, starring Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan. The shows will be titled Marvel's 616 and Marvel's Hero Project. Everything won't be ready to watch on day one of Disney+, but there will be more than enough content available.

On top of that price point comes the reveal of new bundle options with ESPN and Hulu, which Disney acquired a 60% stake in when they bought 20th Century Fox.

Disney said that it will spend $1 billion in cash on original programming for Disney+ in 2020, with "just under" $1 billion for operating expenses.

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