October 27, 2022
Netflix original limited biographical crime series “Dahmer — Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story” again topped all content streamed across household televisions for the week ended Oct. 2, according to new data from Nielsen. The ratings firm said the show generated more than 4.37 billion minutes streamed across 10 episodes to easily best Disney+ original movie Hocus Pocus 2 with 2.72 billion minutes streamed.
Prime Video’s “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power” rounded out the podium with 966 million minutes streamed across six episodes.
“Dahmer,” about the infamous Milwaukee serial killer who killed and dismembered 17 male victims in the 1970s and ’80s, and the Hocus Pocus sequel together had more minutes (7.1 billion minutes) streamed than the remaining Top 10 programs (6.2 billion) combined.
|Rank||SVOD Provider||Program Name||# of Episodes||Minutes (Millions)|
|1||Netflix||Dahmer (2022)||10||4.37 billion|
|2||Disney+||Hocus Pocus 2||1||2.725 billion|
|3||Prime Video||The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power||6||966|
|4||HBO Max||House Of the Dragon||7||907|
|9||Netflix||In the Dark||51||665|
Source: Nielsen Streaming Content Ratings (Amazon Prime, Disney+, HBO Max, Hulu, Netflix, and Apple TV+), Nielsen National TV Panel, U.S. Viewing through Television.