NETFLIX'S TEN MOST POPULAR SHOWS IN THE U.S.
By Rashmi Goel
Taking the time to explore the thousands of titles available on Netflix can be both exciting as well as overwhelming for some people. There is a wide variety of content available for all types of viewers, from dramas and comedies to reality shows and documentaries. Among the many features available on the streamer, there is even a list of the top ten in order to help you narrow down your choice. Netflix releases a list every week with the ten most-watched TV shows that have been on Netflix during the previous seven days. Listed below is a list of the ten most popular shows in the U.S. at the moment.
Emily In Paris
The television series Emily in Paris was created by Darren Star for Netflix. Lily Collins portrays Emily Cooper, an aspiring marketing executive who moves to France to provide a French company with an American viewpoint. Paris is the setting and location of the series. During her time there, Emily experiences a culture clash with her conventional Midwestern U.S. upbringing while searching for love. It has been a year since Emily moved from Chicago to Paris for her dream job, and now she finds herself at a crossroads in all of her life's aspects. It will be up to Emily to decide where she will place her loyalty - at work and in her romantic life - and what those choices mean for her future in France as she faces two very different paths. While Emily continues to experience the adventures and surprises that Paris brings to her, she will need to decide which path she should take.
Wednesday is a streaming television series based on the character Wednesday Addams by Charles Addams. It is a sleuthing mystery that follows Wednesday Addams' years as a student at Nevermore Academy. Her brother, Pugsley, has been bullied by the boys' water polo team, which prompted Wednesday Addams to dump live piranhas into the school's pool. As a result, she is enrolled at her parents' alma mater, Nevermore Academy, a private school for outcasts in Jericho, Vermont. It is hard for Wednesday to connect with her schoolmates because of her defiant nature and cold personality. She runs into trouble with the principal as a result. After discovering she has inherited her mother's psychic abilities, Wednesday Addams attempts to master her emerging psychic abilities, thwart a killing spree, and solve the mystery that engulfed her parents 25 years previously.
The Witcher Blood Origin
Adapted from Andrzej Sapkowski's The Witcher book series, The Witcher: Blood Origin is a four-part prequel to the Netflix television series The Witcher. The Witcher: Blood Origin will focus heavily on ancient Elven society, tensions among races, and other aspects of the Conjunction. In addition to finding out how witchers, aka humans who have undergone rigorous training and magical experiments in order to become vicious monster hunters, got their start, we'll also get to know what inspired them to become witchers. A prototype witcher will be revealed in the show, along with Geralt and Vesemir. It is important to note that the events of The Witcher take place 1200 years before the events of The Witcher itself. Blood Origin reveals the events that led to the creation of the first prototype Witcher, as well as those leading to the confluence of the spheres, in which men, monsters, and elves collided.
The Recruit is a television series created by Alexi Hawley for Netflix. It focuses on Owen Hendricks (Noah Centineo), a young CIA attorney whose first week on the job turns upside down when he discovers a threatening letter from former agent Max Meladze (Laura Haddock), who threatens to expose the agency unless she is cleared of serious charges. As Owen travels the globe in order to complete his assignment and make a mark at the CIA, he becomes involved in a dangerous and often absurd world of power politics and mischievous players.
Netflix released Treason, a British television spy drama created by Matt Charman, on 26 December 2022. Charlie Cox plays Adam Lawrence, a member of the M16 organization who was groomed and trained by the organization. A Russian spy from his past, Kara, with whom he shares a difficult history, soon crashes into his present day despite the fact that he appears to be doing well in his life and that his career appears set up. Upon reassessing his life, Adam becomes involved in a deadly love-hate triangle with Kara and his wife Maddy, both of whom want to destroy the other. They try to protect their loved ones while exposing each other's secrets and navigating tricky political and diplomatic situations.
Alice In Borderland
Based on the manga by Haro Aso, Alice in Borderland is a Japanese science fiction thriller drama streaming series. Shinsuke Sato directed the series. To return to their real world, Arisu (Kento Yamazaki) and Usagi (Tao Tsuchiya) are pursuing the mystery of "Borderland." At a place which may hold the key to unlocking the mystery, they meet their friends, enemies, and the mastermind behind the "game." Is it possible to return to their real world after collecting all the cards?
Harry & Megan
The Duchess and Duke of Sussex share their story in this unprecedented documentary series. In six episodes, the series explores the clandestine days of their early courtship and the challenges that ultimately led them to resign from their full-time roles at the institution. In addition to commentary from friends and family who have never previously discussed what they witnessed in public, and historians who discuss the state of the British Commonwealth and the royal family's relationship with the media, the series illuminates more than just one couple's love story; it illustrates how we treat each other and the world we live in. A never-before-seen look at one of history's most-discussed couples, Harry & Meghan, is directed by two-time Academy Award nominee Liz Garbus.
I Am A Killer
The Netflix and Crime+Investigation UK series Am a Killer features interviews with death row inmates. The critically acclaimed docu-series I Am A Killer returns for a third season to examine the cases of murderers, either sentenced to death or destined to spend the remainder of their lives in prison. Throughout each episode, the criminals who committed the crimes are interviewed in an unflinchingly intimate manner. The victim and family members of convicted felons and victims of tragic events share their perspectives. Rare glimpses of humanity are revealed, previously hidden motives are revealed, and strange twists in the US legal system are revealed. It is common for victims' loved ones to offer forgiveness; however, others demand retribution. Insights into the minds and motivations of these murderers can only be gained through first-hand accounts, insider access into the prison system, and contributions from exceptional contributors.
For Netflix, Maggie Friedman created the drama series Firefly Lane. The novel was adapted from Kristin Hannah's same-named work. What could have broken the bond between Tully and Kate after thirty years of friendship? Kate must cope with the painful aftermath of Johnny's ill-fated trip to Iraq, while Tully faces a lawsuit after leaving her talk show and must start over. As a result, she begins a quest to find the father she never met, against the wishes of her secretive hippie mother, Cloud. It is in the 1980s that we see Kate and Johnny first fall in love, creating some drama in the newsroom where they both work, as Tully's career takes off and she spars (and flirts!) with cocky sportscaster Danny Diaz. She might have found her match -- if they can put aside their arguments for five minutes. During the 1970s, Kate and Tully struggle to keep their friendship together as Cloud is jailed for dealing drugs and Tully goes to live with her grandmother far away from Firefly Lane. Despite high school's challenges, the girls know the one thing they really need is each other.
Daughter From Another Mother
Ludwika Paleta and Paulina Goto star in Daughter From Another Mother, a Mexican streaming television series that premiered in 2021. Carolina Rivera and Fernando Sarina have created a Mexican comedy-drama television series starring Ludwika Paleta and Paulina Goto. The second season was released the same year. Daughter From Another Mother will end with its third season. A nurse's negligence leads to two women taking the wrong baby home after giving birth in the same hospital. The series revolves around their experiences after delivering in the same hospital. After discovering the exchange, however, they choose to live together rather than simply get their daughters back. At the conclusion of season two, there were still a number of loose ends. This episode ended on a cliffhanger, causing many people to be intrigued. During the divorce proceedings, Ana remained distant from Mariana, but there has been a new development between Ana and Mariana. The two women kiss at the end of the scene, suggesting that they may be romantically involved. Some people may be surprised to discover that they are a couple, while others may be devastated by the news. It should be noted, however, that the reality is quite different since the relationship was simply a façade until the divorce was finalized. Ana is forced to explore her sexuality while Mariana's feelings for Ferrán change.
Sonic Prime is an animated television series based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series produced by Sega, Netflix Animation, WildBrain Studios, and Man of Action Entertainment. This franchise has been the subject of six animated television series. During the battle between Sonic (Deven Mack) and Dr. Eggman (Brian Drummond), Sonic accidentally shatters the universe, sending him and his friends through parallel dimensions. It is essential that Sonic race through these dimensions in order to save not only his friends but also the universe. However, Sonic will not have it easy dealing with Dr. Eggman and the Chaos Council.
Too Hot To Handle
American-British reality television dating game show Too Hot to Handle is produced by Fremantle production companies Talkback and Thames. Developed by Laura Gibson and Charlie Bennett. Hosted by a cone-shaped virtual assistant named "Lana", the show revolves around a group of adults – all of whom primarily engage in meaningless flings and are unable to form long-lasting relationships – who are placed together in a house for four weeks. The contestants are required to attend a variety of workshops while being forbidden from kissing, sexual contact, or self-gratification. Participants are encouraged to establish genuine connections through this activity. Any time a rule is broken, the $100,000 grand prize is reduced. In each season, there are ten new contestants, though additional contestants may join later in the season. As a result, contestants who are unable to establish connections in the house or commit to the process may be eliminated from the competition.
NETFLIX'S TEN MOST POPULAR SHOWS IN THE U.S.