Disney plans to invest 33 billion in new content during 2022

Disney will increase its investment in content by about $ 8 billion in fiscal 2022.

Right now, the fact that Disney is pouring money into its productions shouldn’t surprise anyone.

La Casa del Ratón owns subsidiaries such as Lucasfilm, Pixar, National Geographic, Marvel Studios, 20th Century Studios and channels like ABC, FX Networks y Hulu.

Through The Hollywood Reporter they echo Disney’s plans for fiscal year 2022, which began in October.

Disney plans to invest 8 billion more in content than in fiscal 2021, diversifying among all the brands in the house.

This would bring the figure to about $ 33 billion in total, a savage if we do not fall into the fact that Marvel movies such as Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 3, which is currently filming, or season 3 of The Mandalorian, which is also in production.

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Nor can we forget productions such as the Ahsoka series, which will start filming soon, or some of the new Marvel series announced during the Disney+ Day, como Agatha: House of Harkness.

In total, the investments will be divided between 50 feature films, 60 series pending scripts, 25 drama series, 15 documentary or limited series, 10 animated series and 5 television films.

To give you an idea of ​​the level of investment that Disney makes compared to other multimedia groups, Netflix will invest in 2022 about 14,000 million, while WarnerMedia raises the figure to about $ 20 billion.

Naturally, a large investment does not guarantee automatic success, since the end result is what counts for consumers, and there are many factors at play between the investment and the product.

But it is clear that if you start the game with a mountain of money, it is easy for things to be a little easier.