A Look at Upcoming Streaming Content, Including ‘The Chair’ and Billie Eilish’s ‘Happier Than Ever’
Grammy winner Billie Eilish makes her Disney+ debut with Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles, on September 3. A follow-up to her new album, “Happier than Ever,” the concert will feature every song in the album’s sequential order from the stage of the Hollywood Bowl. Co-directed by Robert Rodriguez and Patrick Osborne, the special will also include animated elements, taking viewers on a journey through Eilish’s hometown.
Here’s a look at other deals and upcoming projects:
- “The Chair,” starring Sandra Oh, just debuted the trailer, which will run on Netflix. It’s the first show on the streamer for showrunners Dan Weiss and David Benioff (“Game of Thrones”). Amanda Peet created the series. Oh plays the first woman chair of her prestigious university’s English department, forced to handle a scandal involving her friend and colleague (Jay Duplass). The series also stars Holland Taylor and Bob Balaban.
Disney+ é um novo serviço de transmissão vídeo sem anúncios que oferece séries e filmes exclusivos da Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Guerra das Estrelas, National Geographic, e muito mais. A Disney revelou que o seu serviço de streaming será lançado em 15 de setembro.
O serviço de streaming da Disney irá custar 8,99 € / mês ou 89,99 € / ano (7,50 € / mês).
A aplicação suporta streaming 4K, downloads ilimitados, 4 transmissões simultâneas, até 7 perfis, com centenas de avatares para o seu perfil pessoal.
O primeiro ano irá incluir 25 novas séries originais, mais de 10 filmes, 7.500 episódios passados, 100 filmes recentes e 400 títulos do catálogo, incluindo todo o Disney Vault. Novos lançamentos como “Toy Story 4”, “O Rei Leão”, “Aladdin” e clássicos como “A Pequena Sereia” e “Cinderela” estarão disponíveis para transmissão.
A empresa anunciou 6 programas e filmes originais que estarão disponíveis no lançamento, incluindo a continuação de Guerra das Estrelas com 8 episódios de $100 milhões, “The Mandalorian”, “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” “O Mundo Segundo Jeff Goldblum,” “A Dama e o Vagabundo” e “The Imagineering Story.”
Pode ver a lista completa dos programas e filmes Disney, Disney Channel, Guerra das Estrelas, Pixar, Marvel, Nat Geo disponíveis, ou todo o conteúdo Disney Plus disponível, conferindo a nossa Lista de filmes em streaming Disney+.
13 episodes of Frogger, a competition show, have been ordered by Peacock. Based on the 1981 video game, Frogger features actor Damon Wayans Jr. (“New Girl”) as host and Kyle Brandt (“Good Morning Football”) as co-host. Contestants will be transported into a wild “Frogger” world as they compete for a $10,000 prize.
Neil Gaiman will turn his fantasy “Anansi Boys” into a six-episode limited series at Amazon Prime Video. He will write the adaptation along with Lenny Henry, the British actor and writer, currently in Prime Video’s upcoming Lord of the Rings series.
Chip ‘n’ Dale: Park Life’ will premiere July 28 on Disney+. Comprised of three seven-minute stories, each episode follows Chip and Dale, trying to live the good life in a city park while having big adventures. Nervous worrier Chip and laid-back dreamer Dale are pals who drive each other crazy. The 12-episode series will debut new episodes weekly.
That Damn Michael Che has been renewed for a second season by HBO Max. Launching in May, the sketch comedy, which focuses on a specific topic, such as race or love, was created and stars Michael Che (“Saturday Night Live”).
ScreenHits TV, the U.S. and U.K. streaming aggregator app, is partnering with Germany’s Joyn to offer the streaming platform’s full range of films and original content from ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery. The agreement will also include content from other providers, including Comedy Central and RedBull TV.
HBO Max is a subscription video streaming service that gives access to the full HBO library, along with exclusive Max Originals, and access to every Warner Bros. film on HBO Max on the same day that it hits theaters.
HBO Max has two tiers, an ad-supported plan for 9,99 US$ and ad-free plan for 14,99 US$. HBO Max without ads also includes features like the ability to download offline and 4K streaming.
They also will get Max Originals that aren’t available to HBO channel subscribers, like “The Flight Attendant” (Kaley Cuoco), “Love Life” (Anna Kendrick), as well as reboots to “Sex In The City” and “Gossip Girl.”
- Tampa Baes is the new eight-episode lesbian docuseries from Amazon Studios that follows a group of friends from Florida. The series focuses on 12 women from the “young lesbian ‘it-crowd’ navigating and celebrating life in Tampa Bay,” according to Amazon. “It is ambitious and unapologetic while constantly battling stereotypes and labels.”