Mediaset España Picks Up Slew of Recent & Upcoming Disney Films


MADRID: Mediaset España has secured the broadcast rights for a host of Disney movies, among them the Star Wars saga and Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.

Through the deal, the Spanish company has nabbed a roster of recent and upcoming theatrical releases, including the superhero flicks Avengers: Age of Ultron and Captain America: The Winter Soldier; the animated films Big Hero 6 and Planes: Fire & Rescue; the George Clooney vehicle Tomorrowland; and Pixar’s latest, Inside Out, among others.

Additionally, Mediaset will be able to choose TV series from ABC Studios to air on its channels starting in 2016. The Cuatro channel currently airs Castle, while Divinity broadcasts Grey’s Anatomy.