TV and film on demand guide: which streaming service should you choose?

What is the best streaming service in the UK? Netflix, Amazon Prime, BBC Store and more compared

Disney Life

Do you have to subscribe?



How much does it cost?

Disney Life costs £4.99 per month.

What do you get?

It’s not just about watching Frozen on repeat. You get unlimited access to all sorts of Disney content, from animated classics to Pirates of the Caribbean. Disney TV series are also available to stream, plus there are games, Disney soundtracks to listen to, digital picture books and novels

Original content?

Yes. Disney Life is the exclusive UK home of Disney Kids TV boxsets.

Free trial?

Yes. You can try the service free for one month.



What can you watch it on?

You need to download the Disney Life app to any Apple and Android device. You can also watch via Airplay and Chromecast. A limited version of the service is available on desktop. You can register up to 10 devices and utilise 4 concurrent streams per account.

You can also access unlimited temporary downloads per device for as long as you have an active DisneyLife account. You can access the content downloaded to your device whilst you are in offline mode for up to 30 days.

Parental controls?


Yes. You choose which content is available on each profile based on the age rating as well as limit screen time. You can set the times of day that each profile will have access to DisneyLife. These can be different for weekdays and weekends. Clever, right?


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