BTS Lands Disney Plus Streaming Deal, Adds New Original Shows With K-Pop Band

BTS is coming to Disney+! On Monday, The Walt Disney Company Asia Pacific and HYBE announced a global in-house collaboration that will showcase the creative excellence of South Korea's music and entertainment sector on the world stage.

“BTS: Permission to Dance on Stage” — “LA and BTS Monuments: Beyond the Star” — is launching on Disney's streaming service.

The series, which is a spin-off of South Korea's popular In the Soup franchise, will launch on Friday, July 22 on Disney+ in South Korea.

“We are thrilled to partner with HYBE to showcase their original content created using powerful artist IP across our worldwide streaming services including Disney+,” said Jessica Kam-Engle, Head of Content for APAC, The Walt Disney Company.

"This is the beginning of a long-term collaboration in which we present a wide range of HYBE content to audiences around the world for fans who love our music and artists," said Park Ji-won, CEO of HYBE.

“The Walt Disney Company has a long history of franchise building and promoting musical artists, with its unparalleled brands and platforms.”