Broadway’s Hamilton to Skip Movie Theaters, Debut on Disney+

It's the second Disney theatrical release to shift to streaming instead due to the pandemic

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Hamilton had been scheduled to open in theaters in October 2021, but will instead land on Disney+ July 3. Getty Images

Disney is releasing the filmed original Broadway production of Hamilton more than a year earlier than planned. And instead of premiering in theaters, it’ll be a Disney+ exclusive.

@kelseymsutton Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.