Disney deal for CanalPlay Infinity, Bbox and iPad launches imminent

Canal Plus has signed a deal with The Walt Disney Company to include Disney content on its subscription video-on-demand service CanalPlay Infinity.

The deal will see movies including Pirates of the Caribbean, Air Force One and Armageddon and series including Desperate Housewives, Lost and Grey’s Anatomy made available to CanalPlay Infinity subscribers.

CanalPlay Infinity, which offers unlimited access to its catalogue for €9.99 a month, is currently available via SFR and Free, and will launch on Bouygues Télécom’s Bbox service in the next few days. Canal Plus has said the service will also be available via PCs and iPads by the end of this month, and via the Xbox 360 games console and Samsung Smart TVs later this year.