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.
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 Independent was unable to reach a spokesman for Mr Spacey, whose former public relations representative recently severed ties. The former PA recalled that when they were nearly on the set, Spacey placed his hands on the man's trousers without permission.
Haitians and Salvadorans are also waiting to hear what the United States is going to do with their TPS designation. Elaine Duke said the country's TPS designation would therefore have to be terminated.
Spacey, who was 26 at the time , said: "I honestly do not remember the encounter, it would have been over 30 years ago". Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams also star in the movie, and are expected to be involved with the reshoots.
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.
The social media giant is testing a new way to stop others from uploading naked photos of individuals without their permission. The company has since said that a version of the technology is coming to the UK, Wired reports.
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.
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.
Nassar's case was part of a wide-ranging scandal which forced the resignation of USA Gymnastics chief Steve Penny past year . She went on to be the captain of the 2012 and 2016 Olympic teams. "I thought I was going to die that night", Maroney said.
Earlier, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said, if the need arises decision on Odd-Even formula will be taken by today or tomorrow. To Mr Kejriwal's comments, Amarinder Singh said that such a meeting of chief ministers would serve no goal .
Sisodia said the Government had also advised citizens not to burn dry leaves, crop residue, wood, coal etc. Kejriwal added, "All of us together have to find a soln to this".
Watch Gear.Club Unlimited Being Played on a Nintendo Switch
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.
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.
Angry wife gets Doha-Bali flight diverted to Chennai
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.
Welcome to a world with 280-character tweets
However, Twitter users - or, at least, a lot of them - did not sound off with the same level of enthusiasm when the news broke. Twitter recently announced a test project allowing tweets to be expanded to 280 characters - double the existing limit.
Koenigsegg beats Bugatti's speed record
The Chiron is claimed to have a top speed limited to 261mph, but Bugatti has hinted at a potential for 310mph. You can watch both high-speed runs in the video above, which was posted on YouTube by Julian Thomas .