HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (CNS) — “Firefly Lane” topped the latest list of most-watched streaming programs, with viewers watching 1.308 billion minutes of the Netflix drama across 10 episodes in the first five days of its availability, according to figures released Thursday.
Three other programs were in the top 10 for the week of Feb. 1-7 that weren’t in the previous week’s list.
Wanda Vision was seventh, with viewers watching 589 million minutes of the first five episodes of Disney+’s mix of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It was the only non-Netflix program in the Top 10. There were no non-Netflix programs in the Top 10 each of the previous three weeks.
Nielsen also releases viewership figures for programming streamed on Hulu and Amazon Prime Video.
CoComelon returned to the Top 10 after a three-week absence, ranking eighth with 564 million minutes watched across six episodes of Netflix’s 3D animated series of traditional nursery rhyme videos and original children’s songs.
Henry Danger returns to the Top 10 after a week’s absence. The 2014-2020 Nickelodeon superhero comedy was ninth, with 544 million minutes watched from the 65 episodes available.
The six-episode Netflix teen drama dropped out of the Top 10 Destiny: The Winx Saga; the Starz historical drama Foreign; the 2010 Russell Crowe thriller The next three days; and Cobra KaiNetflix’s sequel to the 1984 film The Karate Kid.
The leader of the previous week, Criminal mindsfell to second, with viewers watching 904 million minutes of 301 episodes of CBS’ police procedural crime drama 2005-2020, down 8.1% from 984 million minutes watched the previous week .
Bridgerton jumped from second to fifth, with viewers watching 659 minutes of Netflix’s steamy eight-episode alternate-history period drama in its seventh week of release. The audience fell by 29.6% compared to 936 million minutes the previous week. Bridgerton surpassed the billion-minute mark each of its first five weeks.
The top 10 consisted of seven programs originally aired on US or Canadian television or cable channels and three original streaming programs.
The top 10 programs were path of the fireflies; Criminal minds; Grey’s Anatomy; Mariposa de Barrio; Bridgerton; Schitt’s Creek; Wanda Vision; CoComelon; Henry Danger; and NCIS.