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.
Disney Plus’ “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” is still the top series, despite concluding earlier this month.
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Disney Plus’ “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” concluded on May 4, but it’s still the top TV series in the US.
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. The list is ranked by how much more in demand the top series are than the average TV show in the US.
Last week’s newcomer, Netflix’s “Outer Banks,” also continued to be in demand this week, but dipped slightly, falling behind DC Universe shows “Titans” and “Harley Quinn.”
Below are this week’s nine most popular original shows on Netflix and other streaming services:
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9. “Narcos: Mexico” (Netflix)
Times more in demand than average show: 28.6
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): 87%
What critics said: “This second season of ‘Narcos: Mexico’… is perhaps the the harshest, the most violent, and the most pertinent yet.” — Deadline (Season 2)
Season 2 premiered February 13 on Netflix. See more insights for “Narcos Mexico.”
8. “The Witcher” (Netflix)
Times more in demand than average show: 30.0
Description: “Geralt of Rivia, a mutated monster-hunter for hire, journeys toward his destiny in a turbulent world where people often prove more wicked than beasts.”
Rotten Tomatoes critic score (Season 1): 67%
What critics said: “I wouldn’t say it’s the ‘Game of Thrones’ killer Netflix were wishing for, but ‘The Witcher’ is still worth a watch.” — New Zealand Herald (Season 1)
Season 1 premiered on Netflix on December 20. See more insights for “The Witcher”.
7. “Money Heist (La Casa de Papel)” (Netflix)
Times more in demand than average show: 35.7
Description: “Eight thieves take hostages and lock themselves in the Royal Mint of Spain as a criminal mastermind manipulates the police to carry out his plan.”
Rotten Tomatoes critic score (Season 4): 75%
What critics said: “The tent interrogations especially are so drab and some of the romantic yearnings of the young guns too flaccid.” — Film Companion (Season 4)
Season 4 premiered on Netflix April 3. See more insights for “Money Heist.”
6. “Outer Banks” (Netflix)
Times more in demand than average show: 37.0
Description: “On an island of haves and have-nots, teen John B enlists his three best friends to …read more
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