MARVEL LIVE-ACTION SERIES AND UPDATED PARENTAL CONTROLS IN THE US COMING TO DISNEY+ ON MARCH 16
Fan-favorite tracks include ‘Daredevil’, ‘Jessica Jones’, ‘Luke Cage’, ‘Iron Fist’, ‘The Defenders’, ‘The Punisher’ and ‘Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD’, giving fans access to more from Marvel Collection, all in one place
All US subscribers will be prompted to set parental controls using enhanced content ratings and PIN protection
BURBANK, Calif. (March 1, 2022) – On March 16, Disney+ will add more Marvel live-action series titles to its expansive content offering in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand with the addition of “Daredevil”, “Jessica Jones”, “Luke Cage”, “Iron Fist”, “The Defenders”, and “The Punisher”, as well as “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” in the States States, allowing fans to access more of the Marvel collection, all in one place. With the addition of these titles, Disney+ will simultaneously release an update to its US Parental Controls that will prompt all subscribers to update their settings.
“Disney+ has hosted some of the most beloved brands in the industry, and the addition of these live shows brings more of the Marvel brand, all in one place,” said Michael Paull, president of Disney Streaming. “We’ve had great success with an expanded content offering on Disney+ in our global markets and we’re excited to continue here in the United States as well by bringing our consumers not only great content with the new Marvel additions, but also a set of features that help ensure the most appropriate viewing experience for them and their family.”
These Marvel series will also be available in all other Disney+ markets later this year.
Marvel on Disney+
The dedicated Marvel Brand page on Disney+ is already home to the largest Marvel collection with hundreds of hours of movies and shows. This includes Marvel Studios films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe such as “Avengers: Endgame” and “Black Panther” as well as other Marvel film franchises such as “X-Men”; Disney+ Original series like “WandaVision”, “The Falcon and The Winter Soldier”, “Loki” and “Hawkeye”; animated series, including Marvel Studios’ Disney+ Original series, “What If…?” ; specials and shorts, and behind-the-scenes documentaries like “Marvel Studios Assembled.”
U.S. Parental Controls Updates
When Disney+ first opens on or after March 16, all subscribers in the United States will be prompted to update their parental controls. This includes the ability to select content rating restrictions for each profile as well as adding a PIN to lock profiles. Those who choose to keep the same settings will continue to enjoy Disney+ as they always have in a TV-14 content rating environment, with the ability to make changes at any time in profile settings.
Disney+ is the dedicated streaming home for movies and shows from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic, as well as the new general entertainment content brand in select international markets, Star. As part of Disney’s Media & Entertainment Distribution segment, Disney+ is available on most internet-connected devices and offers commercial-free programming with a variety of original feature films, documentaries, action and animated series. and short content. Along with unprecedented access to Disney’s incredible library of film and TV entertainment, the service is also the exclusive streaming home for the latest Walt Disney Studios releases. Disney+ is available as a standalone streaming service or as part of The Disney Bundle which gives subscribers access to Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+. To learn more, visit disneyplus.com or search for the Disney+ app on most mobile and connected TV devices.