The streaming service will launch in South Africa on 18 May 2022 and is priced at R119 per month and R1190 for an annual subscription.
Disney+ offers an impressive selection of films and episodes of content from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and Star, which includes a growing stable of local and regional content.
The service will now compete with already available services such as Showmax, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+ and BritBox.
When it comes to shows and movies this year, Disney’s studio releases include; Nightmare Alley (28 January), Turning Red (11 March), Doctor Strange 2 (6 May) and Lightyear (17 June).
The streaming service is home to exclusive Disney+ Originals content and specials, including Marvel Studios’ WandaVision, Loki and The Falcon and The Winter Soldier; Star Wars’ series The Mandalorian; Disney and Pixar’s Luca, National Geographic’s Secrets of the Whales, along with Hamilton and more.
Full list of countries (in alphabetical order) that Disney+ will launch this winter:
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Czech Republic
- North Macedonia
- San Marino
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa
- United Arab Emirates
- Vatican City