Stranger.Things.S01E01.720p.WEBRip.x265.HEVC-MRN.mkv_snapshot_16.00_2016.07.17_14.04.21It’s more talked about than most this years summer movies. Variety magazine reports that the 8 part series which premiered on Netflix in July make up the third most watched season of a Netflix original series to debut in the last year.

Within its first 35 days on the streaming service, the supernatural drama averaged 14.07 million adults 18-49. Only season one of “Fuller House” and season four of “Orange is the New Black” drew larger demo audiences in their first 35 days. We should also point out the Stranger Things is picking up steam with every passing day.

It had more viewer than another Netflix phenom, “Making a Murderer.” Streaming services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon don’t release their ratings Symphony Advanced Media provided the ratings for Variety. They began gauging viewership for all three networks in September of last year.

Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos says he’s skeptical of independent companies numbers adding, “The focus of the ratings companies has really no relevance on us,” he said.

The series created by Matt and Ross Duffer, has a 95% “fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes and is expected to be renewed anytime or Neflix will grounded to the “upside down” world! – by John Beaudin



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