‘Bridgeton Season 2’ breaks single-week record for most-watched English OTT series

Shifts: The second season of period drama “Bridgeton” has become the most-watched show among Netflix’s English TV series in a week, according to the streaming service’s newly released weekly top 10 list, reports Variety.

The second season of the show clocked 251.74 million hours in the week of March 28 to April 3 – its first full week on the streaming service. However, according to Variety, “Squid Game” still holds the overall record for the most-watched show on Netflix in a seven-day period, clocking in at 571.76 million hours.

“Bridgeton” Season 2 and “Squid Game” have both surpassed the previous title holder, “Inventing Anna,” which was previously the most-watched English-language series in a week with 196 million hours of views. Behind “Bridgeton” Season 2 in the top 10 was “Bridgeton” Season 1, which took the second spot of English-language titles on Netflix last week, clocking 53 million hours. New competition series ‘Is it Cake?’ Was.

On the film side, according to a statement from Netflix (accessed by ‘Variety’), “After four weeks, ‘The Adam Project’ topped the list of English movies with 17.72 million hours of views and consistently the most popular Keeps going up the list, landing at #5 with 227.22M hours of views.”

“‘6 Underground’ – another Ryan Reynolds hit – also reached fifth place in the top 10 with 8.73M hours. New entrants give audiences a chance to escape. Judd Apatow comedy ‘The Bubble’ #2 with 12.45M hours of views and the documentary ‘Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King’ came in at #3 with 12.07M hours of views”, the statement added.

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