Disney+ coming to DStv South Africa subscribers

Earlier today, the MultiChoice Group announced that it will make The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer streaming service, Disney+, available to DStv subscribers in Mzansi. As we’ve reiterated numerously, Disney+ will launch on our shores on the 18th May 2022 and will now be available to local DStv subscribers including via the Explora Ultra decoder on the same day.

MultiChoice customers will be able to enjoy the benefits of exclusive contract packages and bundle deals, bringing all their entertainment needs to one central place

Christine Service, Senior Vice President and General Manager of The Walt Disney Company Africa, said: “This is yet another exciting milestone in our long-term relationship with MultiChoice Africa. We are delighted to be collaborating to bring South African DStv subscribers access to Disney+’s incredible catalogue of films, series and exclusive content.”

MultiChoice is continuously innovating to enhance the viewing experience for its customers in order to bring them the best in local and international content.

“In line with our business objective of leveraging scale and enhancing our ecosystem, we are focused on making sure that all our customers can enjoy their favourite shows and movies anywhere, anytime, on our world-class platforms,” said Calvo Mawela, MultiChoice Group CEO. “The digital world brought with it fundamental shifts and our customers are looking for a portfolio of entertainment options. MultiChoice’s partnership with Disney+ leads with an expanded choice of content, ease and convenience of subscription and payment, with the DStv Explora Ultra as an enabler.”

Subscription offers via DStv and sign-up information will be shared in due course.