ESPN Plus standalone service will start streaming in spring 2018
11 November, 2017, 01:57 | Author: Christina Harvey
In addition to the Star Wars and Marvel series, CEO Bob Iger also announced the streaming service will be home to new series versions of Pixar's Monsters Inc. and High School Musical.
"We continue to believe Disney's IP will drive significant value over the next five years despite the decelerating pace of growth at ESPN and recent investments into direct-to-consumer products", wrote Piper Jaffray analyst Stan Meyers, calling Disney the "best positioned" to leverage its content amid a fragmented media terrain.
Iger spoke at length about the streaming service, which still doesn't have an official name, during an investor's call.
Of course, for us fans, our minds immediately went to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. "But man now I REALLY hope you like The Last Jedi".
As it now stands, the rumors of a sale have made Fox and Disney shareholders alike happy - as of Friday alone, the Twenty-First Century division of Fox has seen an increase of 4% to their stock's value since the rumors first got out, and Disney has seen a more modest increase of 2.9%. The streaming internet giant broke out of a cup-with-handle base on October 5, with the catalyst being its plan to hike subscription rates.
The closest we've gotten to a live-action Star Wars series in the past were two poorly-received television movies focusing on the Ewoks from 1984 and 1985.
Though Hulu is already available on cell phones, the Switch offers a much larger screen comparable to that of a smaller tablet. The 6.2-inch display is 720p, but you would see a huge reduction in detail if you dropped that to something closer to 540p.
She said she's disappointed in her colleagues who have been victims but who have not spoken out about their own experiences. In her interview with The Guardian , Solo said "sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior are rampant" in sports.
The pilot requested permission to divert and land at Chennai as she refused to settle down and cooperate with the flight crew. The woman, who was down a few drinks, became angry after reportedly discovering that her husband was cheating on her.
APPLE PAY CASH , the firm's long-awaited P2P payments service, has made its debut in Apple's latest iOS and watchOS beta releases. Now, beta users have begun to test out the service, which will roll out publicly with iOS 11.2 and watchOS 4.2.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was jailed for five years after travelling to the country, amid allegations she was part of a coup plot. A petition has now been launched on online petition site Change.org demanding Mr Johnson step down as foreign secretary.
If you're up for it, you can download the iOS 11 .1.1 update for free on all eligible devices via the OTA mechanism. As TechCrunch notes, users will need to use two-factor authentication with the Apple ID used with Apple Pay Cash .
But Jones also has been heavily involved in the public discussion about players kneeling for the national anthem. Here are the people who made the most money in each of the top North American sports leagues during that period.
Designer Susan Bertram told The Hollywood Reporter that Knepper sexually assaulted her while filming "Gas Food Lodging". His manager, Dave Becky , reportedly warned women not to talk openly about their nasty experiences with his client.
The annual event will be held at the Cumming Veterans War Memorial, next door to the Cumming Police Department. During WWII, the beaches and hotels in the City of Miami Beach served as a home base for military troops.
Facebook says that it recognizes that revenge porn can be an "incredibly devastating experience" for victims. Grant and Facebook , however, are very confident of Facebook's anti revenge porn tool.
Twitter Doubles Tweet Character Limit To 280 From 140
English, on the other hand, does lend itself to crammed tweets with 9% of English tweets hitting the previous 140 character limit. Changing your display name is a simple matter of heading to Settings, but full details are available on Twitter's support pages.
Patriots bring back Martellus Bennett
They signed him to a three-year, $21 million contract in March and could be entitled to $4.2 million of his signing bonus. He had 24 receptions for 233 yards with Green Bay, but has missed the past two weeks with a shoulder injury.
Cubs' Jason Heyward Wins 5th Gold Glove
The last Gold Glove honor bestowed upon a Nationals player came in 2012, when Adam LaRoche won the award at first base. But as Tuesday's revealing of the Gold Glove winners proved, the Lincoln Southeast graduate can still work the glove.