We finally know when the service will arrive in Brazil. All original titles produced by and for Disney Plus, as well as the complete collections of all available content from the 5 iconic brands  – Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, Pixar and National geographic – in all formats (cinema, series, shorts, shows and documentaries) will be available exclusively on the platform. And from November 2020, Disney Plus will be available to the public across Latin America and the Caribbean on devices with an Internet connection.

Disney Plus, The Walt Disney Company’s subscription streaming service aimed at all members of the family, which has accumulated 60.5 million subscribers in the countries where it has been present since its debut in the United States on November 12, 2019 and in other countries of the world, it will reach all of Latin America and the Caribbean in November 2020. From its launch in the region, Disney Plus will be the exclusive destination for the most complete and best selection of films and series from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, as well as exclusive original productions, making it the only streaming platform where all the films available from Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars will be available.

“We know that our Latin American audience is looking forward to the arrival of Disney Plus, the only streaming service that will offer exclusive access to all premieres of available content from Disney, Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars and National Geographic. In addition, all of Disney’s animated classics will be together for the first time in a single, exclusive destination. The entertainment proposal will be complemented by a robust offer of original Disney+ series and films, a self-produced label, with a variety of titles that can be viewed only on our platform, as well as original content produced locally in various countries in the region for the most diverse audiences,” said Diego Lerner, president of The Walt Disney Company Latin America. And he added: “From its launch in Latin America, Disney+ will become the first and only streaming access option with the exclusive presence of cinema content from all our brands. Disney Plus will also be the only platform to offer unlimited and permanent access to the full catalog of all Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars films for its subscribers. Our audience will also be able to access on Disney Plus all TV programs produced locally or globally (series, TV films, documentaries, shows, events and special programs), becoming the only digital destination that will have everything. In general, I can say that the best and most relevant Disney experiences for all family members will be available on Disney Plus on an unlimited and permanent basis. I will share more details at the Disney Plus launch soon.”

In Latin America, some of the new films, series, documentaries and shorts produced to be seen only on the platform (Disney Plus Originals, with 19 Emmy® nominations) will be available at the launch of the service, others will be released later. These are some of them:

The new stories from Marvel Studios, which will arrive in the region in simultaneous release to the USA currently scheduled for 2020 and 2021: “Falcon and the Winter Soldier”, which brings together Sam Wilson / Falcon (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes / The Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) after the events of AVENGERS: ULTIMATE, on a global adventure that tests your skills and patience; “WandaVision”, the comedy series that combines the style of classic comedies with the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), in which Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany) are living an ideal suburban life, until they start to suspect that not everything is as it seems; and “Loki”, a new series in which Tom Hiddleston reprises his role as Loki and which also takes place after AVENGERS: ULTIMATE.

The eight episodes that make up the first season of “The Mandalorian”, the epic live-action series from the Star Wars saga that accumulates 15 Emmy ® nominations, with Jon Favreau as showrunner and Pedro Pascal as Mando. The second season will be released at the same time as in the USA. Star Wars fans will also be able to see in November “Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian” a documentary series that explores the backstage of “The Mandalorian” in interviews, exclusive images and round tables with those involved in the project. In addition, “Star Wars: The Clone Wars”, the Emmy® winning animated series, returns to its epic conclusion on Disney+.

Films created by The Walt Disney Studios exclusively for the platform, such as “The Lady and the Tramp”, a live-action version of the 1955 animated classic; “Noelle”, an original Christmas-themed comedy starring Anna Kendrick; “Togo”, a real story set in the winter of 1925, in the dangerous Alaskan tundra, full of adventure, which will test the strength, courage and determination of a man, Leonhard Seppala (played by Willem Dafoe, nominated for an Oscar® four times) and Togo, their main sled dog.

Films that capture the essence of live experiences, such as “Hamilton”, which represents a leap in the art of filming live shows as feature films and will transport audiences to the world of Broadway shows in a unique and intimate way, counts on the direction by Thomas Kail and executive production by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeffrey Seller, among others.

“High School Musical: The Musical – The Series”, a new series that follows the days of East High students who are preparing to present a musical at school for the first time, with many references to the original Disney Channel franchise. “Secret Society of Second-Born Royals”, an exciting film that combines the charm of royalty with the action-packed adventures of superheroes in training. From director Anna Mastro and based on a story by Alex Litvak, Andrew Green and Austin Winsberg.

National Geographic’s original series “The Right Stuff” is an adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s best-selling eponymous book, in which he recounts in the “non-fiction” genre the early days of the United States space program. Produced by Appian Way by Leonardo Di Caprio and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, it features executive production by Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson. Mark Lafferty (“Castle Rock”, “Halt and Catch Fire”) is an executive producer and showrunner.

The “Marvel Heroes Project”, which celebrates the extraordinary young people who make a difference in their communities. The six-episode documentary series “The Imagineering Story”, by director Leslie Iwerks, nominated for Emmy® and Oscar®.

The new series in short form “Pixar in Real Life” and “Disney Family Sundays”, and the complete collections of animated shorts “SparkShorts” and “Forky Asks a Question”, from Pixar Animation Studios.

Past, present and future of storytelling with local flavor

The platform offers viewers of all ages a unique and unmatched combination, integrating new programs and films into the collection that belongs to the collection of the creators of The Walt Disney Company; visionaries who represent the vanguard of creativity at Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and more.

As of the release in November 2020, these are some of the films, shorts and series that will be available for streaming exclusively in the region by Disney+ :

Classic animations from the Walt Disney Signature Collection, from the Walt Disney Animation Studios, created or inspired by Walt Disney’s imagination and legacy, including: “SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS”, “THE BEAUTY AND THE BEAST”, “PINOCCHIO”, “BAMBI”, “THE LION KING”, “THE LADY AND THE BUM”, “PETER PAN”, “THE LITTLE MERMAID”, “CINDERELLA” and more.

The most recent Disney hits in live action, such as: “ALADDIN”, “MOWGLI – THE WOLF BOY”, “THE LION KING”, “THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE BEAST”, “CINDERELA”, among others.

Films produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios that are part of the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) from “IRON MAN” to “AVENGERS: ULTIMATE”.

The complete STAR WARS saga, from its debut in 1977 to its peak in 2019, in addition to titles released in the cinema that expand this universe as “ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY” and “HAN SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY”.

The complete collection of Pixar Animation Studios fan-favorite innovative films, such as “TOY STORY”, “FUN MIND”, “LIVE: LIFE IS A PARTY”, “WALL·E”, “UP – HIGH ADVENTURES”, “MONSTERS SA “,” FINDING NEMO “,” THE AWESOME ” and ” VALENTE “, as well as all Pixar’s unforgettable short films, including” Bao “and” The Heroes of Sanjay “, Oscar® winners.

The full repertoire of episodes of successful series with local Disney production that will gradually be incorporated into Disney+ for a new audience to discover stories like “Violetta”, “Sou Luna”, “BIA”, “O11ZE”, “Juacas”, ” Peter Punk “,” Jungle Nest “,” Highway Running the Adventure “,” When the Bell Rings “” Art Attack “and preschoolers will be able to learn and have fun with” Nivis: Friends from another world “,” Junior Express “,” Nana’s Floriculture “,” Disney Junior’s House “,” Morko and Mali “,” Clarilu’s Garden “,” Playground “and” Playhouse Disney “.

Favorite Disney Channel series like “Hannah Montana”, “Zack & Cody: Twins in Action”, “Kim Possible”, “Mickey Mouse House”, “PJ Masks – Heroes in Pajamas” and “Jake and The Pirates of Neverland “in addition to the original Disney Channel films of a generation, including:” High School Musical “,” Camp Rock “and” Descendants “.

Incredible adventures from National Geographic, including: the documentary series “One Strange Rock” (presented by Will Smith); the documentary series “Origins: The Human Evolution”, which features the famous host Jason Silva; “Jane Goodall: The Hope”, the documentary that marks the 60th anniversary of her arrival in Tanzania to study the realm of chimpanzees; “Before the Flood”, starring Leonardo Di Caprio; “Free Solo”, the Oscar® winning documentary in the “Best Documentary” category; and programs produced in Latin America as “Ciência do Absurdo”.

Some of Marvel’s television series from 1979 to the present, including “X-Men”, “Spider-Man” and “Marvel’s Runaways”.

Disney+ is the streaming service for movies, series and other content from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and more. As part of Disney’s Direct-to-Consumer and International (DTCI) segment, Disney + is available for devices connected to the internet and offers non-commercial programs to the general public with a variety of films, documentaries, animated series and live-action, and original short films. Providing unprecedented access to Disney’s incredible cinema and television entertainment collection, it is also the streaming platform to exclusively watch The Walt Disney Studios’ latest movie releases. Visit DisneyPlus.com for more information about the service.

Star Wars: Light of the Jedi (The High Republic) (Star Wars: The High Republic)
  • Hardcover Book
  • Soule, Charles (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 400 Pages - 01/05/2021 (Publication Date) - Del Rey (Publisher)