Disney+ to hit United Kingdom, other European nations on March 31

Disney gets boost from parks films ahead of streaming launch

As Netflix Inc. prepares for a bruising battle against the Walt Disney Co. and Apple Inc. for streaming subscribers, it's playing a card that may deliver enough of an edge to fend them off in Asia: Japanese anime. Saint Seiya, Hero Mask, 7 SEEDS and Cannon Busters.

The company also said that Disney+ would not be exactly the same globally, adding that thanks to those rights and licensing deals, "titles may vary by territory". Let us know your thoughts on Twitter and check back soon for more news and rumors on Disney+ and other streaming services, as and when we get it. Netflix's Ultraman was an animated reboot of a classic Japanese show.

Now, Netflix says it is developing a library of exclusive anime shows, clinching long-term partnerships with five of Japan's notable animation studios.

In August, Disney announced that Disney+, its upcoming streaming service, would be available on devices from Apple, Google, Microsoft, Sony, and Roku. NBC Universal's Peacock service is also launching next year.


Disney has formally introduced some vital worldwide launch dates for the Disney streaming companies, together with the U.Okay. and Western Europe begin dates.

Here's the biggest news: Four new FX original shows, all previously announced, will go exclusively on Hulu, not on linear television: "Devs" from "Ex Machina" director Alex Garland; "Mrs. America" starring Cate Blanchett; "The Old Man" starring Jeff Bridges; and "The Teacher" starring Kate Mara. It will launch in the USA on November 12th. "Spirited Away", a fantasy adventure aired in 2001, won the Golden Bear in 2002 and the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film in 2003. "My Neighbor Totoro" is a 1988 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and animated by Studio Ghibli.

"Japan is certainly among the top two creators of stories in the world with Hollywood", said Derderian.

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