Marvel's 'WandaVision' debut on Disney+ delayed until January

Reuters
Washington DC, USA Published: Nov 13, 2020, 07:11 AM(IST)

Marvel's 'WandaVision' Photograph:( Twitter )

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Disney announced in August that Disney+, a competitor to Netflix, had signed up more than 60 million subscribers.

Marvel Studios TV series 'WandaVision' will debut on the Disney+ streaming service on January 15 rather than December, Walt Disney Co announced on Thursday.

'WandaVision' is among the upcoming high-profile series that Disney is counting on to lure new customers to Disney+, the subscription service it launched a year ago.

The six-hour series is the first created by Disney's Marvel Studios specifically for Disney+. It stars Elizabeth Olsen as Scarlet Witch and Paul Bettany as Vision, two characters that appeared on the big screen in the blockbuster "Avengers" movies.

Disney announced in August that Disney+, a competitor to Netflix, had signed up more than 60 million subscribers.

Other upcoming Disney+ programming includes a 'Star Wars' Lego holiday special this month and Pixar movie 'Soul', which will be released on the streaming service on Christmas Day, Dec. 25.

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