Report: ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Tops Netflix Original Shows in U.S. in 2020

New data from finds that the original sci-fi adventure series “The Umbrella Academy” was the most popular Netflix show in 17 states in 2020. The series, which saw 45 million subscribers stream the series on within its first month of release in 2019, was the third-most popular series on Netflix last year.

Following “The Umbrella Academy,” the list of the top 20 Netflix shows in 2020 also includes “Black Mirror,” “Mind Hunter,” “GLOW” and “Orange Is the New Black” — the latter ending its production run in 2019. Notably, former Netflix phenomenon “Tiger King” remains popular in Oklahoma and Kansas, while “Ozark” is tops in Missouri.

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To determine each state’s favorite Netflix show, analyzed the most popular shows using Google Trends Data to discover which shows people in 50 states showed the most interest in 2020.