Bob Iger’s 5 Biggest Revelations About Disney’s Upcoming Streaming Service

The service is its ‘biggest priority’ in 2019—and cheaper than Netflix

Disney's OTT service will have new Star Wars content, but not the classic films. Lucasfilm

Several new direct-to-consumer offerings are in the works from major media companies, including one from Discovery, but none seems able to as big a threat to Netflix as the OTT service that Disney is preparing to launch late next year.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.