Earlier today, Disney announced the premiere months for the new Disney+ series’ that are set to air later this year. Bob Iger reported today that Disney+ has reached over 28 million subscribed users since the launch of the streaming service. Along with the announcement, he gives some details on the new Marvel series’ as well as The Mandalorian.
The Falcon and the Winter Solider is set to premiere in August of this year, while WandaVison will premiere later this year in December. No further information has been released. Disney and Marvel Studios still have a handful of series’ to hit Disney+; including Ms. Marvel, Moon Knight, She-Hulk, Hawkeye, and What If…?. These are reportedly set for 2021/2022.
Lastly, Iger confirms that the second season of The Mandalorian will premiere this October. The series was an instant success, so getting another season in as quick as possible was the right move.
THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER
Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Sam Wilson/Falcon (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) team up in a global adventure that tests their abilities—and their patience—in Marvel Studios’ The Falcon and The Winter Soldier. The all-new series is directed by Kari Skogland; Malcolm Spellman is the head writer. Debuts on Disney+ this fall.
Marvel Studios’ WandaVision blends the style of classic sitcoms with the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany)—two super-powered beings living their ideal suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems. The new series is directed by Matt Shakman; Jac Schaeffer is head writer. Debuts on Disney+ this year.
Pedro Pascal plays the titular character, Hollywood legend Nick Nolte, MMA star-turned-actress Gina Carano, Breaking Bad‘s Giancarlo Esposito, iconic German director, and actor Werner Herzog, Supernatural‘s Emily Swallow, andThor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi (who also directed an episode) all star in the series.