Netflix's Marvel Series May Be Moving to New Disney Streaming Service
11 November, 2017, 01:26 | Author: Brenda Erickson
Deadline reports the company is developing new TV shows for their upcoming digital streaming service. In addition, fans can expect a live-action Star Wars show, an unnamed Marvel series, and shows based on Monsters Inc. and High School Musical.
In August, Disney announced it would acquire a majority share in the BamTech media company to help launch both streaming services.
News that there will be a whole new "Star Wars" trilogy sent the internet rippling, and the films are no doubt expected to be blockbusters unless audiences start to feel Lucasfilm fatigue - which they haven't, so far.
Disney's new on demand streaming service will be "substantially" cheaper than Netflix and will launch new Star Wars and Marvel series, according to chief executive Bob Iger.
Google to Estimate Wait Times for Local Restaurants
This will be rolling out as part of the popular times feature, which has been available in Maps and Search for quite some time. But unlike Google , NoWait also lets you put your name on the list for those restaurants that don't take reservations.
During a fourth-quarter earnings call on Thursday, Iger hinted at certain details of the two services, with the ESPN channel launching in the Spring of 2018.
Disney plans an aggressive marketing campaign for the channel by pushing the service to its Disney-branded credit card holders, annual Disney park pass holders, members of D23, owners of Disney vacation club units and frequent visitors to the six Disney parks. The company's name has also become a verb ("Netflix and chill"), a sign that while its position might seem available to disruption, it is actually an entrenched consumer preference.
ESPN continued to lose subscribers in its fiscal fourth quarter ended September 30 while programming costs for sports rights rose and advertising revenue declined.
Media networks revenues in the quarter fell by 3 percent to $5.5 billion, with operating income down 12 percent to $1.5 billion. The brand is strong, the quality of their programming is strong.
It also saw subscriber losses. Their stocks shot up after the initial news, and to date Disney is up 7% while Fox stocks have gone up a whopping 18% in the past few days. Disney shares are up almost 7% so far this week, mostly on the reported Fox talks.
Schiller's testimony being leaked to the press are blatantly false and misleading" and condemned the House Committee for leaking. Schiller claimed he viewed the offer as a joke and responded, "We don't do that type of stuff".
The European Union is now trying to force Ireland to collect €13 billion ($15 billion) in unpaid taxes from Apple . It said the move was made "specifically to ensure that tax obligations and payments to the US were not reduced".
The company reports its self-driving vehicles have traveled 3.5 million miles on US public roads through 20 different cities. However, there will not be a safety driver behind the wheel "as has been the case previously", says the news site.
In Doctor Who , the rules of regeneration dictate that only the Time Lord's body changes, and not the outfit. Our introduction to the new Doctor on Doctor Who usually comes in threes, though the order may vary a bit.
The Giants announced on Tuesday that shutdown corner Janoris Jenkins has been reinstated following his indefinite suspension. He was waived on September 2, re-signed on September 28, and was inactive for the Giants' game in Tampa Bay on October 1.
Although it wasn't explicitly mentioned, this DLC side quest will be available as a free download or an in-game update. Players who purchase the expansion pass will receive new support items in December, followed by new quests in January.
David Habich, a spokesman for the Federal Bureau of Investigation , said the agency was aware of the incident concerning Paul. But Paul, R-Ky., appears to be facing more than a "minor injury", according to updates from his office.
You Can Now Fly From The UK To New York For £99
According to the airline, their new £99 offering is £24 less than the actual cost of Air Passenger Duty for each traveller. Louis and Cincinnati starting in April 2018, which link up with its new Stansted service.
Congress usurped subsidy of Rs 57000 crore: Modi
And on the other hand, BJP slammed Congress as a laughing club and claim that they will make Dev Bhumi corruption free. Party president Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh chief Minister Yogi Adityanath also addressed public meetings.