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Netflix: Ozark S4 holds onto Netflix #1

May 11, 2022

For the second week in a row Ozark Season 4 topped the English TV list with 102.12 million hours viewed. The series was the most viewed title for the week commencing May 2nd and was in the Top 10 in 81 countries. Season 1 of Ozark also jumped onto the list at #7 with 13.64 million hours viewed.

Moving into the second spot was Grace and Frankie Season 7: The Final Episodes. Starring Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda, the comedy about female friendship pulled in 23.18 million hours viewed, appearing in the Top 10 in 29 countries.

After seven weeks, Bridgerton Season 2 remained on the list with 21.24 million hours viewed. Selling Sunset Season 5 continued to hold steady with 17.41 million hours viewed. Anatomy of a Scandal, starring Sienna Miller and Michelle Dockery, was at #5 with 15.34 million hours viewed. The limited series was in the Top 10 in 44 countries. Heartstopper came in at #6 with 14.97 million hours viewed. New entrants on the list included Nigerian limited series Blood Sisters (11.07 million hours viewed) and Meltdown: Three Mile Island (10.85 million hours viewed).

On the English Films side, complicated love story 365 Days: This Day took the top spot with 27.53 million hours viewed – appearing in the Top 10 in 89 countries. South African film Silverton Siege came in at #3 with 11.15 million hours viewed and made the Top 10 in 59 countries. Based on the young adult bestseller by Sarah Dessen, Along for the Ride debuted at #4 with 10.84 million hours viewed, and the film appeared in the Top 10 in 37 countries.

The Takedown brought viewers on an adventure with an unlikely duo as the film entered the list with 27.09 million hours viewed. The French comedy was in the Top 10 in 75 countries. Honeymoon With My Mother also gave fans comedic relief — the Spanish film had 23.24 million hours viewed and appeared in the Top 10 in 69 countries. Meanwhile, feel-good Mexican comedy 40 Years Young had 6.96 million hours viewed.

Colombian thriller The Marked Heart continued to lead the non-English TV list three weeks in a row with 48.55 million hours viewed. Suspenseful Spanish drama Welcome to Eden took #2 with 25.82 million hours viewed and within the Top 10 in 51 countries. New series on the lists included the fifth and final season of Argentinian series El marginal  with 13.26 million hours viewed and Korean fantasy, music drama, The Sound of Magic with 9.64 million hours viewed.

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