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Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (June 11 – June 17, 2017)

With 1.5 times as much demand as The Handmaid’s Tale from Hulu, Netflix’s, Orange is the New Black is still the most in-demand digital original series in the United States. Moreover, demand has risen by 43% compared to last week, suggesting the prison drama series will remain the top show for some time to come. The season finale of The Handmaid’s Tale on June 14, in turn, surpassed 13 Reasons Why by 65% in demand this week. The rest of the chart is mostly unchanged from last week. [Read more]

Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (June 4 – June 10, 2017)

This week, the launch of the new season of Netflix’s Orange is the New Black on June 9 propelled the prison drama series to #1 on the digital original series chart in the United States. The rest of the chart is mostly unchanged from last week, with Amazon’s The Grand Tour and The Man in the High Castle reappearing in the chart. [Read more]

What do genre trends tell you about your show?

As TV content is increasingly being watched on-demand over multiple screens, platforms and devices, linear ratings are falling exceedingly short in capturing the whole picture of content consumption. In parallel, consumers naturally interact with content brands through a wide array of online services that let them research, comment, like and even download or stream trailers, or entire episodes, of their favorite shows. Demand Expressions serves as the necessary standard to compare TV shows that people watch around the world, by accurately measuring activity from content consumers, on a global scale. [Read more]

Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (May 28 – June 3, 2017)

New shows dominated the top digital original series this week. Demand for the fifth season of House of Cards, with new showrunners Frank Pugliese and Melissa James Gibson, rose by 230% from last week to become the most popular digital original. In the first full month after its season one release, The Handmaid’s Tale from Hulu, had only 5% less demand than Netflix’s latest hit. [Read more]

Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (May 21 – May 27, 2017)

This week, Netflix’s Orange is the New Black overtook previous fan-favourite 13 Reasons Why due to the recent hack. The Handmaid’s Tale from Hulu slips to number three in the top digital original series chart in the United States. The prison drama series had 30% more demand than The Handmaid’s Tale. [Read more]

Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (May 14 – May 20, 2017)

This week it is all about the new shows: Netflix’s Master of None has reappeared in the chart this week when new episodes aired on May 12. The comedy series has been propelled to the third position and surpassed Orange is the New Black by 10% in demand this week. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is the tenth-most in-demand series this week because new episodes premiered on May 19. [Read more]

Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (May 7 – May 13, 2017)

The top three digital original series chart in the US is largely unchanged compared to last week with Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why keeping its #1 spot, followed by The Handmaid’s Tale from Hulu. Orange is the New Black is ranked as the third-most in-demand series this week (the title’s demand has shot up due to the recent hack). However, the average demand for the teen drama series lost approximately 20% compared to last week while the dystopian drama series lost just 5% in demand. [Read more]

Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (April 23 – April 29, 2017)

This week, a Hulu original series is number two in the top digital original series chart in the United States. The television adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale had 11% more demand compared to Netflix’s Bill Nye Saves the World, which was released on April 21. The first three episodes of The Handmaid’s Tale premiered on April 26, with subsequent episodes added on a weekly basis. Compared to demand changes from last week, 13 Reasons Why ranks first despite losing 11% in demand. In addition, Netflix’s The Last Kingdom was the only series in the top five that gained in demand (+37%), while Marvel’s Iron Fist suffered the largest reduction in demand (-13%) compared to last week. [Read more]

Top 10 Most In-Demand Shows in the US (April 16 – April 22, 2017)

This week, Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why was the number one title in the top digital original series chart in the United States. We have now observed this teen drama series topping the digital original series chart three times in a row, as well being at the top of the overall series chart two weeks in a row. But despite this series having five times more demand than Marvel’s Iron Fist, it suffered a 13% drop in demand, compared to last week. [Read more]