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‘Cobra Kai’: YouTube Red’s ‘Karate Kid’ Sequel Outperforms Netflix, Hulu Shows

16 May, 2018

In our recent collaboration with Variety, we analyse YouTube Red’s “Cobra Kai’s” performance which is a TV offshoot of the “Karate Kid” film franchise. It has outperformed all of its streaming competition in the week of May 6-12, including Netflix’s “13 Reasons Why” and “Arrested Development,” as well as Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale.” At its peak on May 7, “Cobra Kai” attracted greater than 54% more demand than “13 Reasons Why”; more than twice the demand for “The Handmaid’s Tale”; and 121% more demand than another Netflix original series, “Lost in Space.” Check out the rest of the article to see the day by day performance of “Cobra Kai” against other series in the week measured.

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