Sky and Disney today announced a deal to make Disney+ available for purchase in Ireland and the UK on Sky Q. It will be followed by NOW TV in the coming months.

Customers will be able to watch new shows such as The MandalorianHigh School Musical; The Musical, The Series, and The World According to Jeff Goldblum.

As the deal includes the first pay window for 20th Century titles, Sky Cinema customers will continue to enjoy access to the latest blockbusters such as Le Mans '66 and Terminator: Dark Fate.

Jeff Goldblum

Jeremy Darroch, Group Chief Executive, Sky, said in a statement: "We’ve built a strong partnership with Disney over three decades and we’re pleased that our customers in the UK and Ireland can continue to enjoy their world-class content - all in one place on Sky Q.

"This is a great start to what is set to be another stellar year for Sky - in 2020 we’ll launch new channels and genres, start building Sky Studios Elstree and we’ve got brilliant new and returning originals coming too."

Kevin Mayer, Chairman of Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & International added: "We are delighted that Sky is selling the Disney+ service on their platform and, along with our other distribution partners, will deliver exceptional reach at launch."