BREAKING: Disney Announces Film Release Schedule
Disney has just released their slate of upcoming films through 2027, and they include some major changes and additions!
It’s schedule for the remainder of 2019 includes Aladdin (May 24th), Dark Phoenix (June 7th), Toy Story 4 (June 21st), The Lion King (July 19th), Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (October 18th), Frozen 2 (November 22nd), The Rise of Skywalker (December 20th), along with several other films. Pushed back are Brad Pitt’s Ad Astra (September 20th), Spies in Disguise (Christmas Day), Artemis Fowl (May 29th, 2020), and once again, New Mutants (April 3, 2020).
We also learned the release dates of the live-action Mulan film (March 27th), along with several Marvel films, the first bowing on May 1st. 2021 will see the release of Avatar 2 as well as Indiana Jones 5, which was rumored to begin filming this year. As for Star Wars, the next film won’t hit theaters until December 16th of 2022.
“We’re excited to put in place a robust and diverse slate that lays the foundation of our long-term strategy, bringing together a breadth of films from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Fox, Fox Searchlight, and Blue Sky Studios to create an extraordinary collection of cinematic experiences for audiences around the world,” said President of Theatrical Distribution, Franchise Management, and Business & Audience Insights Cathleen Taff. “With a strong summer already in place, we are eager to carry that momentum forward over the coming years thanks to a creative wellspring of bold and imaginative stories coming from our world-class studios – including several new chapters of two revered franchises, Avatar and Star Wars.”
Check out the full schedule below: