Disney moves up launch date for Disney+ in western Europe to March 24

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Disney moves up launch date for Disney+ in western Europe to March 24

The Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday it is moving up the date for the release of its Disney+ streaming service in western Europe to March 24. The new service will be available from that date in the U.K., Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, and Switzerland. Other Europe markets, including Belgium, the Nordics, and Portugal, will follow in summer 2020. the new service will be priced at 5.99 pounds for 6.99 euros a month, equal to about $7.76. The new service includes content from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic, along with films, TV shows and documentaries made exclusively for it. Disney has not revealed how many subscribers have signed up for the service in the U.S. but a report last week from Sensor Tower said Disney+ has more than 41 million subscribers. Disney shares were flat premarket, but have gained 30% in the last 12 months, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 19% and the S&P 500 has gained 25%.

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