Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with a list of the nine most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services in the US.
This week includes Netflix’s “On My Block” and Disney Plus’ “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.”
Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.
Netflix’s “On My Block” is surging with audiences this week after its third season debuted last week. And Disney Plus’ “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” remains strong.
Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with a list of the nine most in-demand TV shows on streaming services in the US.
The data is based on “demand expressions,” Parrot Analytics’ globally standardized TV-demand measurement unit. Audience demand reflects the desire, engagement, and viewership weighted by importance, so a stream or a download is a higher expression of demand than a “like” or a comment on social media, for instance.
Below are this week’s nine most popular original shows on Netflix and other streaming services:
SEE ALSO: Movies and TV shows about pandemics and disasters are surging in popularity on Netflix
9. “Castlevania” (Netflix)
Average demand expressions: 39,604,566
Description: “A vampire hunter fights to save a besieged city from an army of otherworldly beasts controlled by Dracula himself. Inspired by the classic video games.”
Rotten Tomatoes critic score (Season 3): 100%
What critics said: “Castlevania is a thrilling ride of murder, mayhem, and moral questions wrapped up in an aesthetically pleasing and action packed premise.” — Nerdist (season 3)
Season 3 premiered March 5 on Netflix. See more insights here.
8. “Narcos: Mexico” (Netflix)
Average demand expressions: 41,214,254
Description: “Witness the birth of the Mexican drug war in the 1980s as a gritty new ‚Narcos’ saga chronicles the true story of the Guadalajara cartel’s ascent.”
Rotten Tomatoes critic score (Season 2): 86%
What critics said: “As ever, it’s exquisitely written, cast and shot, making great use of Mexico’s stunning landscapes, opulent haciendas and colourful ’80s fashions. The series does a fine job too of keeping the viewer straight about a big cast of characters.” — Sydney Morning Herald (Season 2)
Season 2 premiered February 13 on Netflix. See more insights here.
7. “Star Trek: Picard” (CBS All Access)
Average demand expressions: 43,131,213
Description: “‘Star Trek: Picard’ features Sir Patrick Stewart reprising his iconic role as Jean-Luc Picard, which he played for seven seasons on ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation.’ The new series will follow this iconic character into the next chapter of his life.”
Rotten Tomatoes critic score (Season 2): 89%
What critics said: “As long as Picard remains p—ed off I’ll remain engaged. I only hope the writers make it so.” — New Zealand Herald (season 1)
Season 1 premiered on January 23 on CBS All Access. See more insights here.
6. “Titans” (DC Universe)
Average demand expressions: 45,365,828
Description: “‘Titans’ follows young heroes from across the DC Universe as they come of age and find belonging in a gritty take on the …read more
Source:: Business Insider