Today O2 announces a brand new agreement with Disney’s Direct-to-Consumer & International segment to become the exclusive UK mobile network distributor of Disney+, the highly anticipated streaming service from The Walt Disney Company. The agreement sees the UK’s No 1 network for coverage, reliability and customer service and the world’s leading entertainment company join forces to offer customers an incredible range of entertainment.
With over 500 films, more than 350 series and a slate of 26 exclusive Disney+ Originals at launch, Disney+ offers fans of all ages a new way to experience the unparalleled content from Disney’s iconic entertainment brands, including Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic. This includes the highly anticipated series “The Mandalorian,” from executive producer and writer Jon Favreau, “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” and over 600 episodes of “The Simpsons,” available on demand in one place for the first time.
Mark Evans, CEO of O2, said: “We’re delighted to be working with Disney to bring these incredible shows and movies to our customers, demonstrating that there are more reasons than ever to join the UK’s No.1 network.”
Jan Koeppen, President, The Walt Disney Company EMEA added: We’re delighted to work with the award-winning mobile network O2 on the UK launch of Disney+, which represents a new chapter in the way Disney delivers our timeless stories to fans.”
Subscribers can enjoy the Disney+ experience across mobile and connected TV devices, including gaming consoles, streaming media players, and smart TVs. With Disney+ customers can create up to seven different user profiles, with unlimited downloads on up to 10 devices, Subscribers will also be able to enjoy commercial-free viewing and stream across four screens simultaneously with a wide selection of 4K Ultra HD and HDR titles. Furthermore, the service also provides parental control functionality in the form of Kids Profiles that enable a child-friendly way to access age-appropriate content.
O2 Extras is available to new and upgrading O2 Pay Monthly customers on handset, tablet and SIM only contracts. Using the My O2 platform customers on eligible tariffs can choose from a range of extras covering areas such as music, video, meditation, books and audiobooks.
For more information on O2 Extras visit http://www.o2.co.uk/extras.
For more information on Disney+ on O2 please visit http://www.o2.co.uk/extras/disney-plus
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