Disney+: News

22 Jun 2024

Taylor Swift

'Bad Blood: Taylor Swift vs. Scooter Braun': All jaw-dropping revelations

The latest documentary on Taylor Swift takes a sharp turn from her usual success stories, diving instead into the 2019 controversy when Scott Borchetta sold Swift's early work to Scooter Braun.

12 Jun 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Inside Out 2' looking at over $80M opening

Pixar's latest offering, Inside Out 2, is set to make a significant impact at the US box office, with an estimated debut of $85-90M.

07 Jun 2024

Star Wars

'The Acolyte' shatters Disney+ premiere day record

Disney+'s new Star Wars series, The Acolyte, has set a record by garnering 4.8M views on its premiere day, June 4.

06 Jun 2024


Rachel Sennott's HBO comedy pilot welcomes 4 new cast members

Rachel Sennott's upcoming HBO comedy pilot has bolstered its cast with four new additions, as reported by Variety.

03 Jun 2024

Ananya Panday

Ananya Panday to voice Riley in 'Inside Out 2' Hindi 

Disney and Pixar's sequel to the Oscar-winning Inside Out, titled Inside Out 2, is set to be released on June 14 in both English and Hindi.

23 May 2024

Elizabeth Olsen

Marvel unveils new Vision series for 2026 with Paul Bettany

Marvel is working on a new Disney+ series centered around the character Vision, set to premiere in 2026.

22 May 2024


K-drama: Viewership surges for 'Lovely Runner'; 'Crash' hits record high

South Korean shows Lovely Runner and Crash have achieved record-breaking viewership ratings, according to Nielsen Korea.

21 May 2024


'Seoul Busters' unveils cast and premiere details

Disney+ announced the broadcast plans for its upcoming comedy crime series, Seoul Busters, on Tuesday.

19 May 2024


Marvel's 'X-Men '97': Creator shares exciting plans for Season 2

The animated series X-Men '97 is set to continue its successful run, despite a significant change behind the scenes.

16 May 2024

Star Wars

'The Acolyte' raises continuity questions among 'Star Wars' fans

As the premiere of The Acolyte on Disney+ is fast approaching, Star Wars fans are grappling with a potential continuity issue.

15 May 2024


'Ironheart,' 'Daredevil: Born Again': Marvel unveils multiple new projects 

Disney's recent 2024 upfront presentation to advertisers, themed "connections," was punctuated by a series of thrilling announcements from Marvel and other high-profile projects.

14 May 2024

Star Wars

All about 'The Acolyte': Cast details, unexpected plot twists, filming

After four years in development, The Acolyte—a brand new live-action series—is set to premiere on Disney+ on June 4.

12 May 2024

Natalie Portman

'The Phantom Menace' reigns supreme on Disney+ after 25 years

Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace is witnessing a revival in its popularity on streaming platforms.

09 May 2024


Disney and Warner team up to offer bundled streaming service

Disney and Warner Bros. Discovery have announced a groundbreaking partnership to offer a combined streaming package, featuring Disney+, Hulu, and Max.

05 May 2024


'The Acolyte' honors 'Star Wars Day' with grand trailer release

Lucasfilm celebrated Star Wars Day, globally recognized as May the Fourth (May 4), by unveiling a new trailer for the highly-anticipated upcoming Disney+ series, The Acolyte.

03 May 2024


Why 'The Mandalorian' is unique in 'Star Wars' TV landscape

The Mandalorian, a live-action series, has established a unique position within the Star Wars universe.

26 Apr 2024

TV News

'The Simpsons' writes out original character Larry in latest episode

In a surprising turn of events, the beloved animated series The Simpsons has written out one of its original characters, Larry.

12 Apr 2024

Las Vegas

Disney surprises with 'Moana 2' sneak peek at CinemaCon

Disney+ recently surprised cinema lovers by unveiling a sneak peek of Moana 2 at the CinemaCon event in Las Vegas.

'Daredevil: Born Again' brings back original star Ayelet Zurer

Ayelet Zurer is set to return in the Disney+ sequel series, Daredevil: Born Again, amid a contentious recasting decision.

05 Apr 2024

Bob Iger

Disney to enforce password-sharing restrictions from June: CEO Bob Iger

Walt Disney's streaming service is set to implement password-sharing restrictions starting in June, as announced by CEO Bob Iger.

02 Apr 2024


Disney+ announces premiere date for political K-drama 'Uncle Samsik'

Disney+ has revealed the premiere date for its forthcoming political K-drama, Uncle Samsik.

01 Apr 2024

Star Wars

Ewan McGregor expresses interest in revisiting 'Star Wars' universe

Scottish actor Ewan McGregor, renowned for his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the namesake Disney+ series, has expressed his desire to return to the acclaimed Star Wars universe.

30 Mar 2024

Lindsay Lohan

'Freaky Friday 2'confirmed! Jamie Lee Curtis, Lindsay Lohan to return

Disney is set to reignite the magic of body-swapping with a sequel to its celebrated 2003 family comedy, Freaky Friday.

21 Mar 2024

Walt Disney

Here's how to get tickets to Disney's ultimate fan-event, D23

Disney has unveiled exciting details about its biannual D23 fan event, promising a thrilling experience with "the best of Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and more."

20 Mar 2024


BAFTA TV Awards: Netflix's 'The Crown' reigns supreme

In an unprecedented year for the streaming behemoth, Netflix's regal saga The Crown has taken BAFTA TV nominations by storm, securing eight nods.

19 Mar 2024

Star Wars

'Star Wars: The Acolyte': Cast, crew, teaser, release date 

Disney's eagerly awaited Star Wars series, The Acolyte, received its first teaser poster on Monday night, along with the imminent release of the show's trailer.

15 Mar 2024

Taylor Swift

OTT: Taylor Swift's 'The Eras Tour (Taylor's Version)' streaming now

Get ready, Swifties! Taylor Swift is here to sort out your weekend with the blockbuster concert film, The Eras Tour. The movie is now streaming on the OTT giant Disney+ Hotstar.

29 Feb 2024

OTT releases

'Queen of Tears,' 'Chicken Nugget': K-drama/film watchlist for March

K-drama aficionados, March is finally here!

12 Feb 2024


'Deadpool & Wolverine' trailer reveals plotline and crossover moments

The highly anticipated Super Bowl trailer for Deadpool 3 was finally dropped on Monday (IST), unveiling the movie's official title, Deadpool & Wolverine.

08 Feb 2024

Taylor Swift

OTT: Disney to stream Taylor Swift's 'Eras Tour' concert 

Disney CEO Bob Iger recently announced several major initiatives to boost the company's growth.

07 Feb 2024

Gina Carano

Disney, Lucasfilm sued by Gina Carano over 'The Mandalorian' firing

Gina Carano, who portrayed Cara Dune in the first two seasons of The Mandalorian, is suing Disney and Lucasfilm for her wrongful termination and discrimination.

30 Jan 2024


Zoom introduces avatar-based video calling for Vision Pro users

Zoom has announced its new app for Vision Pro, which will launch alongside Apple's new headset on February 2.

18 Jan 2024

Walt Disney

'Phineas and Ferb' to 'Fillmore!': Best IMDb-rated Disney shows 

If you are a cartoon fan or the kid inside you still craves some cartoons from time to time, we got your back.

13 Jan 2024


Explainer: What's the cost of making your favorite K-drama series

What makes K-dramas so captivating?

08 Jan 2024

National Geographic

Know about Emmy-winning documentary NatGeo's 'The Territory' 

National Geographic's The Territory has won the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award for Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking.

07 Jan 2024


Explainer: Why are K-dramas getting shorter? Decoding this phenomenon

Western shows are infamous for churning out season after season, with narratives perpetually angling for more installments.

12 Nov 2023

Box Office

'The Marvels' struggles to break box office standstill in India

The Marvels, the third film in Phase 5 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), was released in theaters on Friday.

10 Nov 2023


Disney postpones several biggies, including 'Deadpool 3,' 'Captain America 4'

The historical SAG-AFTRA strike finally got over on Thursday as the members of the actors' union achieved what they wanted after persistent efforts.

Theme parks power Disney's Q4 profit, streaming losses shrink

Walt Disney Co. had a strong Q4 earnings report, mainly driven by its profitable theme parks, which saw a 31% increase in earnings to $1.76 billion.

Marvel drops 'Echo' trailer: What to expect from spinoff show

With Loki Season 2 concluding on Thursday (Friday morning in India), Disney+ is set to launch its next Marvel Cinematic Universe TV show, Echo.

27 Oct 2023


'Transformers' to 'Pain Hustlers': 5 Friday releases on OTT  

Now that the Navratri and Durga Puja long weekend is over, we all feel a little low and don't know what to do in the upcoming weekend.

26 Oct 2023

OTT releases

'My Demon,' 'Vigilante': Unmissable K-dramas to binge in November

For K-drama fans, the month of October has indeed been an interesting month, offering a range of stories from Doona!, to Strong Girl Nam-soon.

28 Sep 2023

Latest Tech News

Following Netflix, Disney starts crackdown on password sharing

Disney+ has informed its Canadian subscribers that starting November 1, they will be cracking down on password sharing.

22 Sep 2023


'Percy Jackson and the Olympians': Meet the series' characters 

The trailer of the fantasy and adventure novel series Percy Jackson and the Olympians was dropped recently and fans are absolutely loving it.

13 Sep 2023

OTT releases

OTT watchlist: Six mystery-thriller shows that infuse other sub-genres

The atmospheric tension, the possibilities of the plot, the what-ifs and could-haves, and the nail-biting suspense leading up to the climax, there's nothing like a well-executed thriller backed by performances that stay with you forever.

12 Sep 2023

Disney+ Hotstar

Pratilipi and Disney Star collaborate for multi-series content deal

Disney Star has announced a partnership with Pratilipi, an Indian online self-publishing and audiobook portal, to develop multiple new fiction television shows adapted from stories available on Pratilipi.

31 Aug 2023


'The Day,' 'The Worst of Evil': Must-watch K-dramas in September

Calling all K-drama enthusiasts!

28 Aug 2023


Disney+ drops 'Spiderwick Chronicles' adaptation; exploring streamer's content cost-cutting policy

In another major disappointment, the streaming giant, Disney+ has decided not to move forward with The Spiderwick Chronicles series, the adaptation of the popular children's fantasy books, reportedly.

16 Jul 2023

Marvel Studios

Marvel Studios announces historic 'Ms. Marvel' premiere on ABC network

Ms. Marvel is set to make history as the first Marvel Studios-produced Disney+ series to debut on a cable television network, ABC in this case, said a Disney press release.

28 Jun 2023

Squid Game

'Squid Game 2': Every confirmed and potential cast addition 

The mega-famous K-drama, Squid Game is returning for a second season and the buzz it has generated is reaching unprecedented levels.

22 Jun 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Where to watch Jennifer Lawrence's 'No Hard Feelings'

Hollywood teenage sex comedies have a fan base of their own. From the likes of the American Pie franchise to Road Trip, the fandom is quite large.

21 Jun 2023

Samuel L Jackson

MCU's 'Secret Invasion' is here: Cast, storyline, OTT schedule

With Phase-V of Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) underway, Secret Invasion is set to kick things off with a bang, showcasing Nick Fury in a never-seen-before avatar!

05 Jun 2023


'Hocus Pocus 3' is underway, confirms Disney 

Hocus Pocus holds a special space in many ardent Disney fans' hearts.

29 May 2023


'Bloodhounds' to 'Revenant': 5 highly-anticipated K-dramas premiering in June 2023

Prepare yourselves to beat the heat this June with a sizzling lineup of K-dramas. As the temperature rises, it is the perfect excuse to stay indoors and indulge in the captivating world of Korean series.

16 May 2023


Disney management in soup over stakeholder lawsuit

Disney seems to be in a bit of soup after a shareholder filed a lawsuit alleging violations of security law. The suit has been filed against ex-CEO Bob Chapek, executives Neil Young and Kareem Daniel, current CFO Christine McCarthy, and the company.

16 May 2023

OTT releases

'The Mandalorian' S04 might get delayed due to writers' strike

The writers' strike has entered its third week and it is affecting many TV series which are currently in the production stage. As per a new development, the fourth season of Lucasfilm's The Mandalorian is likely to be delayed due to the protests.

11 May 2023

Disney+ Hotstar

Disney to combine Disney+ and Hulu amid massive subscriber loss

On Wednesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced the company's decision to merge Disney+ and Hulu into a single streaming app.

22 Apr 2023


'American Born Chinese': Everything about Michelle Yeoh starrer Disney+ show

"Everything is more connected than you'd think," intones Academy Award-winning actor Michelle Yeoh in the official trailer of the upcoming Disney+ series.

Disney to fire 4,000 employees in second round: Here's why

Entertainment giant The Walt Disney Company is set to join the group of companies that laid off employees twice amid economic uncertainties.

14 Apr 2023


A Disneyland ride has been branded racist. Say what now?

After almost 34 years of thrilling guests, Disneyland California's iconic attraction, Splash Mountain, is set to shut down forever.

08 Apr 2023

Star Wars

'Star Wars': Daisy Ridley returns as Ray; 3 films announced

Waiting for the next Star Wars movie? For all you fans out there, the makers made an exciting announcement on Friday, confirming three new live-action film installments of the franchise.

05 Apr 2023


Disney+ greenlights German Original, 'Pauline': Details

Disney+ has hit its cruising speed in unveiling new series in foreign languages.

21 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Docu-series on Ed Sheeran releasing on this date

Ed Sheeran is a bonafide pop star who has been a generation-defining musician. The singer-songwriter has delivered several chartbusters and now a documentary on him, titled Ed Sheeran: The Sum of It All has been announced.

20 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Disney+ acquires 'Mobile 101, a Nokia Story' 

Mobile 101, a Nokia Story, a series revolving around the rise and fall of Finnish phone company Nokia has been acquired by Disney+ and Walter Presents.

13 Mar 2023

OTT releases

Michelle Yeoh-Ke Huy Quan starrer 'American Born Chinese' teaser out

Michelle Yeoh and Ke Huy Quan are basking in the glory of their Oscar wins. The actor duo won in the Best Actress and Best Supporting Actor categories, respectively, and fans have loved their performances in Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert-directed Everything Everywhere All at Once.

07 Mar 2023

OTT releases

Miley Cyrus's 'Endless Summer Vacation' to release on this date

Miley Cyrus's upcoming studio album titled Endless Summer Vacation is set to be released and it will premiere on an OTT platform.

01 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT watchlist: 'Peter Pan & Wendy' trailer out, details inside

The first trailer of the upcoming live-action film named Peter Pan & Wendy is out.

01 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: 'The Mandalorian' S3 drops today; Pedro Pascal is back!

The Mandalorian is one of the most-watched series of Disney+ and the much-awaited third season will premiere on Wednesday on the OTT giant.

24 Feb 2023


Netflix reduces subscription prices by 60%: Know the reason

In a rather surprising move, streaming giant Netflix has cut down subscription prices by up to 60% in over 30 countries, including Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines. However, India does not come under the list yet.

22 Feb 2023

OTT releases

'Dear Ishq': All about Disney+ Hotstar's new romantic-drama 

If you love watching romantic dramas then the new television show Dear Ishq is something you should add to your watchlist.