Following Scarlett Johansson's claim suit against Disney+ for the release of Black Widow on OTT at the same time as the theatrical, the media conglomerate retaliated. Walt Disney Co. termed the litigation "callous disregard to the pandemic and Johansson has earned $20 million from the project so far". However, Johansson had claimed that the OTT release was Disney's attempt to increase their stock price at her cost.
American TV series ‘The Mandalorian’ season 2 and animated film ‘Soul’ has garnered over 94.9 million subscribers for streaming platform Disney+ during the last quarter of 2020. With this achievement, Disney+ that was launched in November 2019 has reached its 90-million subscribers goal, which was earlier set for 2024. Partnership of Disney+ with Indian streamer Hotstar also helped to bring 30% subscriber base. Interestingly, it took almost a… read-more
Walt Disney on February 1 confirmed that the television series of Marvel's 'Black Panther' movie is under development and will be streamed on Disney+. The movie's director and co-writer Ryan Coogler will create the series to be broadcasted under five-year television deal with Proximity Media production company. However, the release date for the series is yet to be announced. Reportedly, Black Panther, starring late actor Chadwick Boseman, had… read-more