April 5, 2022
Netflix’s “Bridgerton” led the chart of top streaming originals while Death on the Nile led the Whip Media chart of top streaming movies among U.S. consumers the week ended April 3.
The Shonda Rhimes series “Bridgerton,” season two of which began streaming March 25, is a costume romance drama inspired by Julia Quinn’s novels that follows the eight close-knit siblings of the Bridgerton family as they seek love and happiness in London high society.
Disney-owned 20th Century’s Death on the Nile, which started streaming on both Hulu and HBO Max March 29, is director Kenneth Branagh’s adaptation of Agatha Christie’s 1937 mystery novel. In addition to Branagh as Hercule Poirot, the film also stars Tom Bateman, Annette Bening, Russell Brand, Ali Fazal, Dawn French, Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer, Rose Leslie, Emma Mackey, Sophie Okonedo, Jennifer Saunders and Letitia Wright.
TV Time, a Whip Media company, is a free TV and movie viewership tracking app with 21 million global users. The streaming originals chart rankings are determined by streaming original TV series with the greatest share of views in the given week, among a balanced panel of U.S. users of the TV Time app. The movie rankings are determined streaming movies with the greatest share of views in the given week, among a balanced panel of U.S. users of the TV Time app.
Disney+’s “Moon Knight,” which started streaming in weekly episodes March 30, debuted at No. 2 on the streaming originals chart. Based on the Marvel Comics, the series stars Oscar Isaac.
Landing at No. 3 on the streaming originals chart was Paramount+’s “Halo,” which started streaming March 24. The series is based on the video game.
Remaining at No. 2 on the streaming movies chart was The Adam Project, released on Netflix March 11. It’s a science-fiction action film, starring Ryan Reynolds, Mark Ruffalo and Jennifer Garner, that follows a man who travels through time and meets his younger self.
Dropping to No. 3 from the top spot on the streaming movies chart was Turning Red, the latest Pixar animated feature. It started streaming on Disney+ March 11 and follows Mei Lee, a 13-year-old torn between staying her mother’s dutiful daughter and the chaos of adolescence. As if changes to her interests, relationships and body aren’t enough, whenever she gets too excited, she “poofs” into a giant red panda.
Top Streaming Originals Among U.S. Consumers for the Week Ended April 3:
- “Bridgerton” — Netflix
- “Moon Knight” — Disney+ (Season Premiere)
- “Halo” — Paramount+
- “Star Trek: Picard” — Paramount+
- “Severance” — Apple TV+
- “Upload” — Prime Video
- “Young Justice” — HBO Max
- “The Dropout” — Hulu
- “The Last Kingdom” — Netflix
- “Bel-Air” — Peacock
Top Streaming Movies Among U.S. Consumers April 1-3:
- Death on the Nile — HBO Max/Hulu
- The Adam Project — Netflix
- Turning Red — Disney+
- The Bubble — Netflix
- Moonshot — HBO Max
- Jackass Forever — Paramount+
- Eternals — Disney+
- CODA — Apple TV+
- Deep Water — Hulu
- Encanto — Disney+