Star+, Disney’s new streaming service for general entertainment aimed at adult audiences, will launch on August 31 with a wide range of live sports with the production of ESPN, the complete catalog of animated comedies of 20th Television and the exclusive international original productions of its own, among them 66 of Latin American invoice.
“With the arrival of Star+ in Latin America we marked a new milestone in the streaming experience, enhancing it and offering each subscriber personalized access to content. Each subscriber will be able to choose according to their preferences. In addition, it will feature a vast selection of animated comedies (such as The Simpsons), as well as original series and films developed by the prestigious production labels of The Walt Disney Company internationally, “ Cdiego lerner, president of The Walt Disney Company Latin America, said.
ESPN comes to streaming with the presentation of a wide range of events and live shows. Among the many competitions, subscribers will enjoy the best football matches of the Conmebol Libertadoresthe UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, LaLiga of Spain, Premier League of England and Series A of Italy.
As well as the Grand Slam and tournaments ATP and WTA tennis; nba; MotoGP; Nfl; Tour de France in cycling; PGA Tour and The Masters in golf; and rugby highlights. At the same time, Star+ will offer shows produced in the region, such as SportsCenter, ESPN Soccer 90, ESPN F360, ESPN F Show, ESPN FCamong others. In addition, documentaries such as ESPN 30×30 and original productions exclusively developed for the platform
On the other hand, you will see original Star series directed by internationally renowned figures and starring stellar casts. Among them is comedy Only murders in the buildingStarring Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez, and biographical drama Pam & Tommywith Lily James and the actor Sebastian Stan.
It also stands out Y: the last man, fx’s new drama series based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra. For its part, the miniseries will be integrated into the catalog Dopesick and ImmigrantFeaturing Michael Keaton and Kumail Nanjianirespectively.
In turn, it will have the productions American horror stories and Reservation dogs; documentary series such as Welcome to WrexhamStarring Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney; the interview cycle The Choe show, hosted by artist David Choe; biopics such as Dear mama, about hip hop icon Tupac Shakur, and Pistol, about Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones.
Finally, they highlight works of fiction in the tone of drama and comedy, such as The big leap, Maggie, Queens, Our kind of people and The wonder years.
Also available will be the original productions of the platform already announced as: Love, Victor, Big sky and A teacher; seasons of the series This is us and The walking dead; iconic titles like Grey’s anatomy; blockbusters such as Deadpool, Logan and Bohemian rhapsody; and recent releases in theaters that will release in streaming as the most recent winner of the Osca r️ in the category of best film Nomadland.
As for adult animated comedies, Star+ is available from August 31: the 32st season of The Simpsons, the iconic and multi-award-winning series that garners legions of fans around the world and for the first time the entire collection will be available on the same platform.
In addition, a few weeks later it will arrive exclusively Solar opposites, a Series of Star Original Productions from the creators of Rick and Morty. Other animated productions that will be part of the catalog are the series created by Seth MacFarlane Family guy, American dad and The Cleveland show; Futurama, by Matt Groening; Bob’s Burgers; and Duncanville.
In October they will arrive Crossing swords and The great north. In November it will do the same Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K. and in the course of 2022 they will arrive Marvel’s hit monkey and Little demon.
The price of a separate Star+ subscription and the combined commercial offer with Disney+ will be announced soon. The service will be available on devices with an internet connection.