Disney+ To Be Available for D23 Expo Guests To Experience

Disney announced today that guests visiting the D23 Expo will have the opportunity to experience the new Disney+ streaming service before its initial launch later in the year.

Disney will host this star-studded presentation packed with never-before-seen content, surprise guests, performances, and reveals, including a first look at Lady and the TrampThe MandalorianHigh School Musical: The Musical: The Series, and many more.

Disney’s other streaming services,  ESPN+ and Hulu—will also be coming to D23 Expo 2019.


Here are the panels and experiences coming to the Expo:

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Sneak Peek Screening and Panel
Friday, August 23, 5:30 p.m., D23 Arena

Before the global phenomenon returns in a brand-new series on Disney+, Expo guests are invited to a special advance screening of the first episode and panel with the talented new cast on the arena stage.

Disney+ Pavilion
On the Expo show floor, the Disney+ Pavilion will offer guests demonstrations of the live Disney+ app as experienced across mobile and connected TV devices, showcasing the unprecedented collection of entertainment from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and more. Guests will also see costumes and props from Disney+ Originals and have the opportunity to subscribe to the service with a special offer available exclusively to Expo attendees and D23 Members.

Hulu

Hulu Pavilion
The Hulu Pavilion will be home to more than 20 iconic costumes and artifacts, including the famous red robe worn by the likes of Elisabeth Moss in The Handmaid’s Tale, paintings featured in season one of Castle Rock,and George Clooney’s Catch-22 costume. In addition to costumes, visitors to the interactive exhibit will be able to get a closer look at show props from upcoming Hulu Originals like Little Fires Everywhere and select shows found in Hulu’s streaming library, such as The Good DoctorBrooklyn Nine-Nine, and The Goldbergs.

Disney+ Pavilion Stage Programming
Additionally, the Disney+ Pavilion Stage will host three full days of panels, highlighting the service’s diverse originals and its collection of beloved movies and shows, along with special ESPN+ panel programming.

ESPN+

Friday, August 23

10 a.m.            ESPN+ Presents Peyton’s Places Special Screening and NFL 100th Anniversary Trivia

12 p.m.            Walt Disney Animation Studios Panel with Eric Goldberg and Mark Henn

12:30 p.m.       The World According to Jeff Goldblum Q&A with Jeff Goldblum

1:15 p.m.         Phineas and Ferb Conversation with Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh

Saturday, August 24

10 a.m.            ESPN+ Presents SneakerCenter Panel moderated by show director Bobbito Garcia

11 p.m.            ESPN+ Presents SneakerCenter Demonstration by Mr. Cartoon

12 p.m.            Stargirl Performance and Panel

1 p.m.              The Simpsons Trivia with Yeardley Smith

1:15 p.m.         Marvel’s Hero Project Panel with Sana Amanat, Sarah Amos and Stephen Wacker

2:30 p.m.         Forky Asks a Question and Lamp Life Creative Panel with Val LaPointe, Bob Peterson, Mark Nielsen, and Marc Sondheimer

3 p.m.              Secret Society of Second Born Royals Q&A with Peyton Elizabeth Lee and Skylar Astin

Sunday, August 25

10:45 a.m.       Prop Culture Movie Prop Showcase and Q&A with Dan Lanigan, Jason Henry, Tony Swatton, and Fon Davis

11:15 a.m.       Be Our Chef Games with Angela Kinsey

12 p.m.            Monsters At Work Behind-the-Scenes Presentation with Bobs Gannaway and Ferrell Barron

12:45 p.m.       The Imagineering Story Conversation with Leslie Iwerks and Bob Weis

1:15 p.m.         Short Circuit Creative Panel

3:30 p.m.         Pixar’s SparkShorts Screening

5 p.m.              ESPN+ Hosted DJ Wrap

Clint

Clint

Clint Gamache started Thrillgeek back in 2013 to share his love of theme parks, pop culture and other geeky stuff with the world. He can be found on Twitter @iamcgeed

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