Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings will launch Friday, November 12 on Disney+ and Disney+ Hotstar, Disney CEO Bob Chapek introduced Tuesday. The latest Marvel film will arrive on what’s being termed as Disney+ Day — Disney+ was launched on November 12, 2019 — as a part of the leisure large’s efforts to have a worldwide celebration for its streaming efforts throughout Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic. Shang-Chi is therefore one among a number of titles that Disney+ and Disney+ Hotstar will roll out on Disney+ Day.
The November 12 Disney+ Hotstar launch date for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings will little doubt disappoint some, given the 45-day theatrical window for the Marvel film expires mid-October. But Disney is holding onto Shang-Chi just a few extra weeks to make waves for Disney+ Day. Additionally, Disney may even roll out the Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt-led Jungle Cruise, which shall be accessible at no extra price to Disney+ subscribers (following its Premier Access launch), and premiere on Disney+ Hotstar on November 12. Jungle Cruise is out September 24 in Indian cinemas.
Beyond Shang-Chi and Jungle Cruise, Disney+ Day will convey a Home Alone reimagining in Home Sweet Home Alone, a Marvel Cinematic Universe particular with an “exciting look towards the future,” and a Star Wars particular “celebrating the origins and legacy of bounty hunter Boba Fett.” There may even be a collection of shorts, together with shorts collection Olaf Presents (from Frozen), Luca spin-off quick movie Ciao Alberto, new The Simpsons quick that “pays tribute to Disney+’s marquee brands.” Plus, the primary 5 episodes of The World According to Jeff Goldblum season 2 drop on Disney+ Day.
“The inaugural Disney+ Day will be a grand-scale celebration of our subscribers across the entire company,” Chapek added in a ready assertion. “This day of appreciation brings to life our mission to entertain, inform, and inspire fans and families around the globe through the power of unparalleled storytelling, and will become an annual tentpole event to be amplified across our global businesses.”
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is out November 12 on Disney+ and Disney+ Hotstar. That’s every week after the following Marvel film Eternals releases in cinemas.