Disney+ tops 50 million active subscribers as Covid-19 lockdown increases ratings
Disney’s subscription service has accrued more than 50 million paying subscribers since it debuted in November in the US.
Disney+ tops 50 million active subscribers as Covid-19 lockdown increases ratings.Disney+, who’s already debuted in the UK. In March, Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic deliver a content library and proved to be a hit as fans remain in lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The platform also hosts exclusive new original content from the company, including High School Musical spin-off Musical High School: The Musical.
Following the report, Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & International chairman Kevin Mayer said in a statement: “We are profoundly humbled that Disney+ resonates with millions around the globe, and believe this is a tremendous blessing for our continued expansion into Western Europe and later this year into Japan and Latin America as a whole. Great storytelling inspires and uplifts, and we’re in the lucky position of offering a vast array of great entertainment grounded in joy and optimism on Disney+.”
Netflix remains the world’s most successful streaming service, boasting more than 167 million subscribers in January.
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