Baby Yoda must arrive early through the pond.
Disney + will launch in Western Europe a week earlier than planned after the explosive American debut of the broadcast service, Mouse House announced Tuesday.
March 24 will be the first day that viewers in the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria and Switzerland will be able to access the Disney streaming library, which includes the hit series “War of the galaxies “” The Mandalorian “.
Disney initially planned to bring Disney + to those markets on March 31 after the launch of the service on November 12 in the US. USA, Canada and the Netherlands. More than 10 million subscribers signed up for the platform on their first day despite several technical problems.
A European Disney + subscription will cost 6.99 euros or 5.99 British pounds each month, approximately in line with the US rate of $ 6.99 per month. Annual subscriptions will be 69.99 euros or 59.99 pounds, Disney said.
The Mouse House plans to take Disney + to more markets in Western Europe this summer, including Portugal, Belgium and the Nordic countries.