Disney+'s Animation Slate Includes A 'Chip 'N' Dale' Modern Reboot, 'Monsters at Work', and others
Disney+ announced a slew of new animated shows coming to the streaming service. — Disney+ is rebooting Chip 'N' Dale as a classic style comedy. There will be be 39 seven-minute episodes to start. The shorts are being created by Disney's London-based animation team and indie Xilam Animation. The shorts will be directed by Jean Cayrol and produced by Marc du Pontavice.
Marvel Eyes Chris Evans To Direct Some Episodes for the Disney+ Marvel Shows
Chris Evans will still be involved in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Even if it isn't on screen. — Chris Evans has been offered from Kevin Feige, Marvel Studios President, to direct some episodes for Marvel's Disney+ series. This is according to Jim Hill, a Disney insider. This would keep Evans within the Marvel universe. It could also open up the possibility for a return to the screen someday.
Disney will show off Disney+ at April Investor Day
We will be getting a glimpse at Disney’s highly-anticipated streaming service during Disney’s Investor Day in April. — Disney’s family-focused streaming service is looking to take on Netflix. Disney will be utilizing Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and newly-acquired National Geographic to take on Netflix.