Streamer Disney Plus has announced a raft of content arriving under the banner of ‘Star’. From February 23rd Star will become the sixth brand to launch on Disney Plus, joining Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars, National Geographic and Disney. Star will become the home for general entertainment on the streamer and will double the amount of content available to watch on Disney Plus.
|The cast of Star Original ‘Big Sky’|
Star is expected to address a more adult and edgy market than family and franchise-oriented Disney Plus and will consist mostly of formerly FX, 20th Century Studios and 20th Television content, as well as two Star Originals. The first Star Originals to be announced is ABC’s David E Kelley drama ‘Big Sky‘ as well as Love Victor which has a home at HULU in the US, both series will available to stream when Star launches on February 23rd.
Big library titles include comedies Family Guy, Blackish, Atlanta and How I Met Your Mother and dramas Prison Break, The X Files, 24, Desperate Housewives and LOST.
Star launches as part of Disney Plus on February 23rd.