Love, Victor on Disney+ Star: How to watch the series in Australia
This charming teen dramedy is set in the same universe as beloved movie Love, Simon.
Disney+ is becoming bigger and better this February with the launch of new channel Star. The channel or hub carries a generous collection of adult-oriented content from Disney subsidiaries like Disney Television Studios, FX, 20th Century Studios, Searchlight Pictures and more.
In other words, Disney+ subscribers get access to a fresh slate of TV shows and movies. Among them are a few dubbed Star originals, like Love, Victor. A Love, Simon spin-off, the show has a wonderful cast and excellent reviews so far. Here's how to binge-watch the series in Australia.
When is Love, Victor available in Australia?
Love, Victor will be available on Disney+ Star at launch, on 23 February.
How to watch Love, Victor
You will be able to find Love, Victor in the new Star hub available when you access the Disney+ app. The launch of the new channel brings a price increase for Disney+ in Australia, from $8.99 a month to $11.99 a month. The annual pass is now $119.99. Check out all titles available on Star at launch here.
Disney+ already offers a huge content library featuring both TV shows and movies not only from Disney itself, but also subsidiaries Star Wars, Marvel, Disney, Pixar and National Geographic. Popular titles from the library include hit show The Mandalorian, Broadway musical Hamilton and popular Marvel series WandaVision.
Love, Victor preview
Love, Victor premiered in the US last June as a Hulu original series. The action is set in the same universe as movie Love, Simon, which is based on the novel Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli.
This time around, the action follows Victor, a new student at Creekwood High School. Like Simon, he's struggling with his sexual orientation, while also experiencing all sorts of challenges associated with being both a teenager and new in town. When it all seems like too much, he reaches out to Simon for help.
Love, Victor is heartfelt and enjoyable, with a solid ensemble cast and compelling storylines. It's a breezy, sweet and charming teen rom-com. Stream it during a lazy weekend when you're in the mood for a feel-good binge.