Over on Netflix
And if the present continues that streak tomorrow, then The Umbrella Academy will separate itself from each different scripted program on Netflix and obtain one thing no different TV present has achieved on the streaming platform.
With in the present day’s #1 rating, The Umbrella Academy turned simply the third present to carry the highest spot for 14 straight days. The solely different scripted present to tug that 14-day streak off was the ultimate season of 13 Reasons Why in June.
Tiger King, nevertheless, holds the report for all exhibits—scripted or non-scripted—with a 27-day streak.
Just as a comparability, listed below are the longest #1 streaks on Netflix for scripted exhibits this 12 months:
- The Umbrella Academy – 14 days
- 13 Reasons Why – 14 days
- Dead to Me – 10 days
- Space Force – 7 days
- Cursed – 6 days
- Never Have I Ever – 6 days
- On My Block – 6 days
As you may see, it’s fairly uncommon for a scripted present to realize a double-digit streak at #1—not to mention 14 days. Other non-scripted exhibits like Unsolved Mysteries and Floor is Lava have hit double digits as nicely. But past these exhibits, it’s fairly uncommon for any program on Netflix to realize this stage of recognition.
The Top 10 system was launched again in late February. Back then, exhibits like Love in Blind and The Trials of Gabriel Hernandez dominated the each day lists. But the primary really viral hit got here within the type of Tiger King, which pulled off the seemingly unthinkable by topping the Top 10 checklist for 27 consecutive days. We have but to see one other streak like that, which is why Tiger King at present tops the Netflix present rankings for your complete 12 months.
(You can learn extra about how we rank exhibits on Netflix right here.)
But now The Umbrella Academy is making its transfer. The present kicked off its second season premiere within the #9 place on the Top 10, however then rapidly moved into first place the subsequent day. And the present hasn’t given up the #1 spot since.
That means in 15 days, the present has nabbed 142 factors—practically essentially the most a present can earn in such a brief time period. That simply makes The Umbrella Academy the most well-liked present in August.
Here are the present high ten rankings for the entir emonth:
- The Umbrella Academy – 130 factors
- Shameless – 101 factors
- World’s Most Wanted – 79 factors
- The Last Dance – 64 factors
- The Seven Deadly Sins – 56 factors
- Sugar Rush – 37 factors
- Selling Sunset – 37 factors
- Immigration Nation – 36 factors
- Wizards: Tales of Arcadia – 33 factors
- Moesha – 30 factors
The present at present sits in 22nd place for all of 2020. Within a few weeks, The Umbrella Academy will most likely transfer into the highest ten of that yearly checklist.
And if the present does certainly proceed its #1 streak in tomorrow’s rankings, then The Umbrella Academy can have made a severe case for being thought-about the most well-liked scripted program on Netflix in 2020.