With all the facts and figures Netflix released yesterday one of particular note was its most-watched shows thus far in 2019.
According to Netflix themselves, here is their list of the most popular shows. Through myself or the family, I have seen at least seven on this list. How many have you binged?
“When three working class kids were given scholarships to Spain’s most elite high school, they thought they were in for their big break. But when one of their classmates turns up dead, everyone is under question. Welcome to Las Encinas.”
9. When They See Us
“Based on a true story, the series chronicles the notorious case of the Central Park Five.”
8. Dead To Me
Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini star in a wacky story of grief, murder, lies and betrayal.
“Inspired by real events, a teen reports and eventually recants her reported rape, while two female detectives, states away, investigate evidence that could reveal the truth.’
6. Our Planet
“Share the wonder of the extraordinary place we call home. Utilizing the latest technology Our Planet was filmed entirely in Ultra High Definition in over 50 countries. From exotic jungles to the deepest seas, open your eyes to the connections we all share. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough.”
5. Sex Education
“Channeling his Sex Therapist mother, inexperienced teen Otis decides to set up a Sex Therapy clinic at school for the hopeless students of Moordale High. Get ready for love, laughs, lube, and the best time of their lives.”
“The story of Joe Goldberg (Penn Badgley), an obsessive yet brilliant New Yorker, who exploits today’s technology to win the heart of Beck (Elizabeth Lail) amid the growing suspicions of her best friend Peach (Shay Mitchell). Joe transforms himself from stalker to boyfriend while doing whatever it takes to eliminate all obstacles standing in his way.”
3. La Casa de Papel
“The biggest money heist in history is in jeopardy: hostages and thieves are growing increasingly tired and nervous, forensic scientists are tracking the house where the heist was planned, and the police are closer to finding out the identity of The Professor. Will they be able to fulfill their plan?”
2. The Umbrella Academy
“The Umbrella Academy is the story of a super-dysfunctional family of superheroes who have eight days to get it together and save the world.
1. Stranger Things
Shocker. The misadventures of Mike, Eleven, Dustin, Lucas, Nancy and the rest of their friends as they battle all manner of threats from the Upside Down rules Netflix viewership.
Top Photo: Caleb McLaughlin, Sadie Sink, Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, and Noah Schnapp in Stranger Things. Courtesy: Netflix.