Disney+ Announces 28 New Original Shows For APAC In 2022, To Launch In South Korea, Hong Kong & Taiwan

After a successful launch in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, India, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, Disney+ will be launching in South Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan this November 2021 too.

Announced today at a Disney+ APAC Content Showcase event, the streamer’s expansion into the APAC region will also include a new array of original content from the region. Lead by content creators, star-studded scripted live-action tent-pole series including drama, comedy, fantasy, romance, sci-fi, and more, the new APAC content titles will be available on the streaming service come 2022.

Outrun by Running Man (South Korea)

The titles unveiled today include:

Blackpink The MovieSouth Korea
Black Rock Shooter Dawn FallJapan
Bumi LangitIndonesia
Delicacies Destiny China
Disney Twisted-WonderlandJapan
Egen AliMalaysia
Gannibal Japan
GridSouth Korea
Joy of LifeChina
Keluarga Cemara The SeriesIndonesia
Kiss Sixth Sense South Korea
Lost Man Found Japan
Min’s FamilyChina
Moving South Korea
Outrun by Running ManSouth Korea
RookiesSouth Korea
Shipwreck Hunters AustraliaAustralia
Small and Mighty China
SnowdropSouth Korea
Summer Time Rendering Japan
Susah Sinyal Indonesia
Teluh DarahIndonesia
Tokyo MERJapan
Virgin The SeriesIndonesia
Wedding Agreement The Series Indonesia
Women in Taipei China
Yojohan Time Machine BluesJapan

These titles are just some of the new projects that are part of Disney’s ambition to greenlight over 50 APAC Originals by 2023.

Susah Sinyal (Indonesia)

Aside from new APAC content next year, Disney also announced the launch of The Walt Disney Company’s ‘APAC Creative Experience Program’. The initiative will connect hundreds of top creators from APAC with Disney’s world-class filmmakers and creators. Through creative masterclasses, live panels and other activities, Disney aims to provide as many opportunities possible for leading creators to meet executives and creates from many of the company’s key brands and studios including Pixar, Lucasfilm, FX Studios and more.

With plenty of exciting content and initiatives in the next coming years, APAC fans have a lot to look forward to.