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Verizon offering Disney+ free for 12 months

Verizon Communications Inc. will offer The Walt Disney Co.'s streaming service Disney+ to its unlimited wireless customers, as well as new Fios home internet and 5G home internet customers free for 12 months.

The streaming service is set to launch Nov. 12 in the U.S., Canada and the Netherlands. Disney+ will include Disney, Pixar, Marvel Studios LLC, Star Wars, National Geographic Channel (US) content and more.

In its first year, Disney+ will release more than 25 original series and 10 original films and documentaries, including "The Mandalorian," from executive producer and writer Jon Favreau.

Disney+ will debut in the U.S. for $6.99 per month, or $69.99 annually, on a stand-alone basis, or for $12.99 per month when bundled with ESPN+ and the basic subscription video-on-demand service from Hulu LLC.