We knew Disney was building its own on-demand streaming service, à la Netflix or HBO GO, but we didn’t know the name.
Now we do. Disney’s new streaming service will be called Disney+.
While there’s been a few rumored names (it was misreported, at one point, to be “Disney Play”), word of this name comes straight from the Mouse House:
Disney+ will launch in “late” 2019 — which makes sense, as that’s right around the time Disney’s remaining contractual ties with Netflix come to an end.
Disney also dropped news about two new series: