Disney is taking on Netflix with the launch of its DisneyLife app in the UK, which lets up to six family members stream Disney content on their iOS and Android devices, and also via Airplay and Chromecast.
Available immediately for £9.99 a month (with the first month free), users can stream movies such as The Muppets, The Lion King and Toy Story as well as TV shows include Phineas and Ferb. DisneyLife also lets users access online storybooks and stream music soundtracks from the likes of Frozen and The Little Mermaid.
Every month, members also get a free app to download from a hand-picked selection of other Disney apps from the respective stores. At launch, this will be Cars 2 World Grand Prix Read and Race game.
“Our team has worked tirelessly to create a personal, intuitive and unique experience for the whole family,” Paul Brown, general manager of DisneyLife UK, said. “Disney means something different to every parent and child and now with DisneyLife we are handing over the keys to them to explore the ever-expanding digital world of Disney – wherever they are and whenever they want.”