Disney simply made a deluge of bulletins at its 2020 Investor Day, together with updates on new Marvel, Star Wars, and Disney Animation studios tasks, in addition to updates on Disney Plus and Disney’s different streaming providers.
Right here’s every part you want to know from the occasion:
Disney Plus Sequence
- WandaVision, the primary Marvel Studios present popping out on Disney Plus, received a brand new trailer forward of its upcoming January fifteenth launch date.
- The Falcon and the Winter Solider additionally lastly received a full trailer, together with a March launch date.
- A first look at Loki, Disney’s extremely anticipated brief collection based mostly on Tom Hiddleston’s god of mischief character. The present additionally received a Could 2021 launch date.
- Hawkeye is premiering on Disney Plus in “late Fall 2021.” The studio additionally confirmed that Hailee Steinfeld will probably be showing within the collection.
- What If?, an animated collection from Marvel Studios that options the voice appearing forged of many Marvel Cinematic Universe stars, additionally received a brand new trailer that supplied a primary take a look at the upcoming collection.
- Feige additionally introduced three new collection coming to Disney Plus: Ironheart, set to star Dominique Thorne engineering protégé Riri Williams; Armor Wars, which examines one in all “Tony Stark’s largest fears” and stars Don Cheadle, who’s reprising his position as Colonel James “Rhodey” Rhodes; and Secret Invasion, the beforehand rumored Nick Fury-led collection that may see Samuel L. Jackson reprise his position because the SHIELD director alongside Ben Mendelsohn’s Cranium shapeshifter Talos. No launch dates for the brand new tasks had been introduced.
- Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige additionally gave some casting updates on the already introduced Moon Knight, She-Hulk, and Ms. Marvel. Notably, Tatiana Maslany will play the lead position in She-Hulk, with Mark Ruffalo’s Bruce Banner additionally set to seem, whereas Ms. Marvel star Iman Vellani’s Kamala Khan will seem in Captain Marvel 2. Feige famous that the exhibits will proceed to interweave with the better Marvel Cinematic Universe.
- Marvel Studios is engaged on a brand new Guardians of the Galaxy Vacation Particular for Disney Plus, due out in 2022, that will probably be directed by James Gunn. The particular will movie alongside the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 3, additionally directed by Gunn and set for launch in 2023. There’s additionally I Am Groot, a collection of brief movies starring Groot.
- Feige confirmed that Black Panther 2 will not recast the late Chadwick Boseman’s King T’Challa. The movie, set to be directed by Ryan Coogler, continues to be set for July 2022.
- A 3rd Ant-Man movie, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, is formally in improvement. Peyton Reed will return to direct, as will Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas, and Michelle Pfeiffer. Quantumania can even introduce Jonathan Majors as Kang the Conqueror, one in all Marvel’s largest villains.
- Physician Unusual and the Multiverse of Insanity will tie in to each the upcoming Wandavision and Sony and Marvel’s third Spider-Man film. The studio additionally confirmed that Benedict Cumberbatch’s Physician Unusual will probably be showing within the nonetheless unnamed Spider-Man sequel.
- Lastly, Marvel Studios is growing a new Fantastic Four movie.
Disney not solely introduced that roughly 10 Star Wars collection are coming to Disney Plus, however it additionally gave some early particulars about a couple of of these collection and different Star Wars tasks. Moreover, the ultimate Indiana Jones is now in pre-production and will probably be launched in July 2022.
Star Wars Disney Plus collection
Star Wars Motion pictures
- Marvel Lady 1984’s Patty Jenkins will probably be directing the following Star Wars film, Rogue Squadron, due out in December 2023.
- Disney additionally mentioned the untitled Taiki Waititi Star Wars film, first introduced in May, that had already been in improvement
You’ll be able to learn extra concerning the new tasks in a blog on Disney’s Star Wars website.
Disney Animation has a number of tasks within the works, together with:
- Raya and the Last Dragon premieres on March fifth, 2021 on Disney Plus by way of Premier Entry and in theaters
- Baymax!, a collection based mostly on Massive Hero 6, is arriving in early 2022
- Zootopia Plus, a brand new collection based mostly on Zootopia, is hitting the streaming service in spring 2022
- Tiana, based mostly on The Princess and The Frog, is premiering on Disney Plus in 2023
- A longform musical comedy collection for Moana, hitting Disney Plus in 2023
- Encanto, a brand new film set in Colombia with music written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, is in improvement
- Iwaju, an unique longform collection made in partnership with Kugali Media, is premiering on Disney Plus in 2022
Pixar Disney Plus Sequence
Pixar additionally introduced some new tasks for Disney Plus, together with:
- The latest SparkShorts episode, Burrow, arrives on Disney Plus on December twenty fifth
- Pixar Popcorn, shorts that includes iconic Pixar characters, begin streaming in January
- Dug Days, a brand new collection that includes the beloved canine Dug from Up, premieres in fall 2021
- A Vehicles collection, following Lightning McQueen and Mater, is coming to Disney Plus in fall 2022
- Win or Lose, Pixar’s first unique longform animated collection, is a few center college softball group. It’s coming to Disney Plus within the fall of 2023
Pixar Motion pictures
And Pixar shared new details about films within the pipeline, together with:
- Luca, a film set in Italy a few boy named Luca, will hit theaters in June 2021.
- Lightyear, an origin story for Buzz Lightyear (who will probably be voiced by Chris Evans), is hitting theaters in summer season 2022
- Turning Pink, a few 13-year outdated woman going by way of puberty that transforms into a large purple panda (sure, actually!) when she will get excited, is in improvement
Noah Hawley, showrunner of Fargo and Legion, will probably be making a brand new collection based mostly on the Alien films for FX and Hulu. There’s no launch date introduced but.
Will Smith and Chris Hemsworth will star in collection for Nationwide Geographic
Will Smith and Chris Hemsworth will every star in their very own exhibits for Nationwide Geographic. Welcome to Earth follows Smith as he “embarks on an awe-inspiring journey to unlock the secrets and techniques of this planet’s most extraordinary, unexplained phenomena.” Limitless, starring Chris Hemsworth, explores the bounds of the human physique.
Ice Age is getting a spin-off collection starring Simon Pegg
Disney is making a brand new Disney Plus spinoff film starring the weasel character from the film collection, Buck. The film, titled Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild, will star Simon Pegg because the voice of Buck. It’s premiering in early 2022.
Disney Plus is getting its first value hike in March 2021. The per-month value will rise to $7.99 monthly, a $1 improve.
Disney to supply Disney Plus, ESPN Plus, and ad-free Hulu in a single bundle for $18.99 monthly beginning someday in January. If clients purchased these providers on their very own, the full price could be $5.98 extra monthly.
Disney Plus now has greater than 86 million subscribers as of December 2nd. The corporate reached the determine somewhat over a 12 months after the service launched.
Disney unveiled Star, its worldwide substitute for Hulu. The service is launching in sure European international locations, Canada, and New Zealand on February twenty third. It’s coming to Japan and South Korea “later in 2021.”
Disney Plus will probably be getting a complete lot of recent content material over the following few years. The corporate is bringing “roughly” 10 Marvel collection, 10 Star Wars collection, 15 Disney live-action, Disney Animation, and Pixar collection, and 15 all-new Disney live-action, Disney Animation and Pixar options on to Disney Plus.