Disney To Create New Marvel Series For Streaming Network
If you missed it, Disney announced that they would be joining the streaming service game by launching one of their own that would include all of their films, a new Star Wars project and tons of other content. It was almost missed in the excitement of everything else, but in the same investor meeting, they also announced a new Marvel project would in the works, but as per usual, they were pretty tight-lipped on the subject, not wanting to give anything away beside a possible release date of 2019 for both the show and the network. A reporter for the Wall Street Journal, Ben Fritz, took to his twitter to break the news:
Disney creating new "Star Wars" live action series, one based on "Monsters Inc.," "High School Musical" TV series and Marvel series for its streaming service launching in 2019, says Iger
— Ben Fritz (@benfritz) November 9, 2017
As of right now, Marvel shows like Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and others are currently slated to stay on Netflix, but Disney may be able to buy back the rights (and if anyone can afford to do so, it’s Disney) in the future and transfer them over to their own platform.
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