The Witcher, which returned to Netflix for a second season on December 17, dominated Nielsen’s weekly U.S. streaming chart with nearly 2.2 billion minutes of viewing.
The newest chart covers the interval of December 13 to 19. A distant second place was CoComelon on Netflix, with 840 million viewing minutes.
Hawkeye on Disney+ added one other episode as a part of its one-at-a-time launch sample, however its 5 episodes managed a solid-but-unspectacular 580 million minutes. That was adequate for fourth place given the consolidation of viewing within the No. 1 spot.
Other notables within the prime 10 included two very completely different authentic movies on Netflix. The Unforgivable, a dramatic thriller starring Sandra Bullock, drew 566 million viewing minutes, ending sixth, and animated characteristic Back to the Outback collected 485 million for ninth.
Created by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, The Witcher relies on a fantasy guide franchise of the identical identify by Andrzej Sapkowski. Henry Cavill, Freya Allan and Anya Chalotra head the cast. Each of the present’s first two seasons has had eight episodes.
Nielsen’s streaming numbers account for under viewing by way of a TV set and solely on Disney+, Hulu, Netflix, Apple TV+ and Amazon Prime Video. They are reported after a virtually month-long delay as a result of present challenges in data-gathering in streaming.
Below is the week’s full prime 10. Unless in any other case famous, all reveals are on Netflix.
The Witcher – 16 episodes, 2.2 billion
CoComelon – 15 eps., 840M min.
Criminal Minds – 317 eps., 631M min.
Hawkeye (Disney+) – 5 eps., 580M min.
Lost In Space – 28 eps., 569M min.
The Unforgivable – movie, 566M min.
Seinfeld – 166 eps., 511M min.
NCIS – 354 eps., 494M min.
Back To The Outback – movie, 485M min.
The Wheel of Time (Prime Video) – 7 eps, 467M min.