Disney+ has launched in Portugal, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Belgium, and Luxembourg.
“We have surpassed 60.5 million paid subscribers globally, and today we continue our international expansion with the launch of Disney+ in eight countries. As a major force in the global direct-to-consumer space we’re bringing high-quality, optimistic storytelling that you expect from our brands to even more people” said Rebecca Campbell, Chairman of Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International.
Viewers can watch the three Emmy-nominated series: The Mandalorian, the epic first-ever live-action Star Wars series; The World According to Jeff Goldblum docu-series from National Geographic, and The Imagineering Story a 6-part documentary from Emmy and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Leslie Iwerks.
Other Disney+ Originals available at launch include Marvel’s Hero Project, which celebrates extraordinary kids making a difference in their communities; Encore!, executive produced by the multi-talented Kristen Bell; and animated short film collections SparkShorts and Forky Asks A Question from Pixar Animation Studios.
Disney+ is also the streaming home of the iconic animated series The Simpsons, with over 600 episodes available together on-demand. Seasons 1 to 30 are now available, with season 31 coming to the service soon.
Audiences can stream Disney+ on nearly all major mobile and connected TV devices from today. Subscribers can enjoy commercial-free viewing, up to four concurrent streams, unlimited downloads on up to ten devices, personalised recommendations, and the ability to set up to seven different profiles, including the ability for parents to set Kids Profiles that have an easy to navigate, child-friendly interface to access age-appropriate content.