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It's finally here! Disney+ is now accessible in the Philippines

By Kara Santos Published Nov 17, 2022 11:52 am

Are you ready for non-stop binge-watching this holiday season? Disney+ is finally available to consumers in the Philippines starting today, Nov. 17. 

The streaming service gives Filipino viewers access to global and Asian original titles and thousands of hours of movies, shows and binge-worthy general entertainment content from Disney’s iconic brands, including Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and Star.

A new range of subscription plans have been unveiled including a monthly mobile plan for P159, or annual Mobile Plan for P1,150. The Premium Plan is available for P369 monthly, or P2,950 annually. Alipay+ and Globe are also offering special packages for consumers to subscribe to Disney+. 

The streaming service has a line-up of blockbuster films from Marvel Studios including Black Panther, Thor: Love and Thunder, and the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special; Disney+ Originals and series like Marvel Studios’ WandaVision, Lucasfilm’s The Mandalorian, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Andor, and all 12 Star Wars movies.

Subscribers get access to iconic animated and live-action movies including Encanto and the live action reimagining of Pinocchio and the selection of movies from Disney and Pixar, including Lightyear, Turning Red, Soul, Luca, Coco, and more.

The streamer also has a wide selection of Korean content such as Big Mouth, Snowdrop, BTS: PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE - LA, IN THE SOOP: Friendcation, Soundtrack #1, and Doctor Lawyer along with documentaries and specials from National Geographic including Limitless with Chris Hemsworth.

Starting Nov. 17, Disney+ is accessible on a wide selection of compatible mobile and televisions, including smartphones and tablets (Android or iOS), smart TVs such as Samsung and LG and connected TV devices including Google TV and other Android TV OS, Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD, and Chromecast.

Here are just some of the original shows you can look forward to streaming this week. 

Limitless with Chris Hemsworth (Nov. 17)

Global movie star Chris Hemsworth (Extraction, Thor, The Avengers) explores the revolutionary idea that we could combat aging and discover the full potential of the human body in this National Geographic Original series.

Mickey: The Story of a Mouse (Nov 18)

A fascinating Disney documentary about one of the world’s most beloved icons who today is recognized as a symbol of joy and innocence in virtually every corner of the globe.

Disenchanted (Nov 18)

An all-new live-action musical comedy and sequel to Disney’s box office hit Enchanted about a lovable maiden from the fairy tale world of Andalasia who finally found her Prince Charming in the kingdom of New York City.

Elton John Live: Farewell from Dodger Stadium (Nov. 21)

In a special once-in-a-lifetime live event, fans from around the world will feel like they have a front-row seat to witness the magic of the Rocket Man in Elton John’s final North American show in Los Angeles.

The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (Nov. 25)

In this Marvel Studios’ Special Presentation, the Guardians head to Earth in search of the perfect present to make Christmas unforgettable for Peter Jason Quill, a celestial-human hybrid.

Willow (Nov. 30)

An all-new sequel series to George Lucas’s 1988 fantasy adventure in which the Nelwyn sorcerer returns, years after rescuing the infant empress Elora Danan, to lead a group of misfit heroes on a harrowing rescue mission through a world beyond imagination.

Connect (Dec. 7)

A Star Original coming exclusively to Disney+ about a man kidnapped by a gang of organ harvesters who wakes up following the procedure to discover his eye missing and that he has the vision of an infamous serial killer.

To kick off the launch of the streaming service in the Philippines, Disney fans and families can also stream “A Night of Wonder with Disney+” featuring musical performances from Morissette and Christian Bautista at 8 p.m. on the Disney+ service, or by logging onto Disney+’s social media pages including on Facebook, Twitter and TikTok.

For more information, please visit www.disneyplus.com