The television series have carved out an important place for themselves in the midst of reconfiguration of forms of entertainmentat a time when movies, music, podcasts and other formats seek to attract the attention of viewers through the various streaming platforms they consume.
Although the origin of the series dates back to the first half of the 20th century, the truth is that never before have the big chains invested and produced as much as they do in the new millennium, in a context in which the users of these platforms consume productions at an unimaginable speed.
Disney+ has been one of the main protagonists in the war for streaming and of course it has opted for the creation of series and many of them have managed to keep users on the edge of their seats, becoming the topic of conversation for weeks.
Here a list of the most popular series of Disney + Spain:
1. Obi-Wan Kenobi
It focuses on Obi-Wan Kenobi 10 years after the end of the Clone Wars, where he faced his greatest defeat; the fall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker became the evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.
two. Ms Marvel
A great student, avid gamer, and voracious fan-fic writer, Kamala Khan has a special affinity for superheroes, particularly Captain Marvel. However, she struggles to fit in at home and at school, that is, until she gains superpowers like the heroes she has always looked up to. Life is easier with superpowers, right?
3. The Simpson
American animated comedy created by Matt Groening for the Fox company. The series is a satirical parody of the style of the American middle class embodied by a family with the same name, made up of Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie Simpson. The plot takes place in the fictional city of Springfield and parodies American culture, society, television, and many other aspects of the human condition.
Four. Grey’s Anatomy
Meredith Grey’s life is not easy. She tries to take charge of her life, even though her work is one of those that make your life impossible. Meredith is a first-year intern surgeon at Grace Hospital in Seattle, Harvard Medical School’s toughest internship program. And she’s going to check it out. But she will not be alone. A cast of classmates will have to pass the same test. Now they are in the real world, they are doctors at the hospital. And in a world where work experience can be a life-and-death factor, all of them will have to deal with the ups and downs of their personal lives.
5. The Kardashians
The family you know and love so much returns with a new series giving full access to their entire lives. Kris, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, Kendall and Kylie go on camera to reveal the secrets behind the headlines.
Narrated from the perspective of a documentary, the series offers an honest and fun overview of the lives of several families, where the relationship between parents and children, generational and cultural differences are presented.
7. how I Met Your Mother
How I Met Your Mother. Successful CBS series that, in its first season, obtained excellent ratings in addition to winning two Emmy awards: one for artistic direction and the other for photography. In the year 2030, Ted (Josh Radnor) recounts to his two teenage sons how he met his mother and what life was like for him until he finally found true love. It all started when Marshall (Jason Segel), his best friend, decided to marry Lily (Alyson Hannigan), his lifelong girlfriend. So Ted decided to embark on the search for true love and start a family. To achieve this, he had the support of his friend Barney (Neil Patrick Harris), a somewhat extravagant young man who is very adept at meeting women. When Ted finally meets Robin (Cobie Smulders), a stunning young Canadian who has just moved to New York, he’s pretty sure it’s love at first sight, but fate may still have many surprises in store for him.
8. Family Guy
Family Guy is an animated adult comedy created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series focuses on the Griffins, a mediocre family made up of parents Peter and Lois; her children Meg, Chris and Stewie; and his anthropomorphic canine pet Brian. The series is set in the fictional city of Quahog, Rhode Island and much of its humor is on display in the form of short cuts that frequently poke fun at American culture.
9. The Orville
Set 300 years in the future, this sci-fi comedy-drama follows the adventures of members of the Orville, a scout ship in Earth’s interstellar fleet. Although it looks like a great ship, it is actually one of the worst in the fleet. And her crew couldn’t be more in keeping with this ship. Ed Mercer is in charge of directing one of the crews, which is a jump in his career, but everything is cut short when he discovers that his ex-wife is part of the crew. Inside this ship we find one of the most important doctors in the galaxy. In it, humans and aliens will face all kinds of cosmic challenges both inside and outside the Orville and will have to deal with all kinds of intergalactic threats.
10. This Is Us
This provocative and honest series follows a rather unique group of people who suddenly find their lives intertwined with each other in the most curious ways possible, exploring their own conflicts, deprivations and hardships. They soon discover that many of them share common elements in their lives (some of them have birthdays on the same day), even more than any of them could expect. This is Us is a series that mixes elements of comedy and drama and in which the characters must deal with the difficult aspects of life, proving that love is an unstoppable force and that humans are capable of resisting more than they think. .
*Some titles may be repeated in the ranking because they are different episodes or seasons, and they may not have a description because the platform does not provide them.
Disney+ and its entry into the streaming market
Disney+ is a streaming platform which is owned by The Walt Disney Company and which offers its subscribers a wide catalog of movies, series, documentaries, among other multimedia products that have been released under the studios Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star, National Geographic, among others.
The service was officially launched on November 12, 2019 in the United States and Canada, to later expand to the Netherlands and Spain. It was not until the end of 2020 that the platform finally reached Latin America and the Caribbean, with the exception of Cuba.
According to the last cut made at the beginning of 2022, the streaming service has around 130 million users worldwide. The goal for 2022 is expected to reach 50 countries, while by the end of 2023 it should have a presence in at least 160 nations.
The launch of the platform is expected in Turkey and Vietnamas well as their arrival in countries of Eastern Europe, the Middle East and some nations of the African continent.
As background, at the end of 2015 Disney launched its service DisneyLife in the United Kingdom, but following the launch of Disney + the service was suspended.
At the time of its launch, there was talk that the platform was looking to host 500 movies and 7,000 episodes of TV shows or series; In addition, the launch of four original films and five television programs was contemplated, which was seen with the launch of the series. The Mandalorianwhich cost about 100 million dollars.
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