Nielsen just released its weekly streaming chart report and to no one’s surprise, Netflix is reigning supreme on the chart. The streaming giant occupies the top four spots. Nielsen’s report mostly covers the week from February 29 to March 6. It compares and measures the streaming numbers for Apple TV+, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Disney+, and Netflix.
Inventing Anna occupies the sweet top spot
Number 1 is Shonda Rhimes’ production, Inventing Anna. The show was inspired by Anna Delvey, a con artist who scammed the Manhattan elite of their money. Ozark‘s Julia Garner assumed the role of the con artist and drew 1.2 billion minutes of viewing time. Despite new shows debuting each week, none have managed to dethrone Inventing Anna from the top spot. The series continues to hold the first spot for three consecutive weeks.
However, the show did see a drop in the total audience count. The total audience counted for the third week fell by 44%. Nielsen revealed that two-thirds of the audience were women. The show is popular among the 18-64 years age group.
Vikings: Valhalla on Netflix enjoyed popularity among the males
Following Inventing Anna is Vikings’ spin-off, Vikings: Valhalla with 1 billion watch hours. The drama takes place 100 years after the Vikings and chronicles the end of the Vikings’ era when Christianity penetrated the pagan-dominated land. In contrast to Inventing Anna, Vikings Valhalla’s main viewers were 58% male. One-third of its audience lies in the ages bracket 50-64.
On the other hand, Worst Roommate Ever was streamed for 1.1 billion hours. Surprisingly, the true-crime documentary mostly attracted females between 18 to 49 years of age. And lastly, Love is Blind garnered 998 million views.
Here’s the entire list:
- Inventing Anna – 9 episodes, 1.168 billion minutes of viewing
- Vikings: Valhalla – 8 eps., 1.079B min.
- Worst Roommate Ever – 5 eps., 1.032B min.
- Love Is Blind – 25 eps., 998M min.
- Encanto (Disney+) – film, 864M min.
- NCIS – 354 eps., 777M min.
- Criminal Minds – 320 eps., 773M min.
- Pieces of Her – 8 eps., 752M min.
- A Madea Homecoming – film, 746M min.
- The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Prime Video) – 32 eps., 682M min
Which of these top Netflix shows is your favorite?