Apple’s streaming platform, Apple TV+, has managed to win over a large number of fans around the world since its debut in 2019. One of the platform’s biggest hits has been the Ted Lasso series, which has become the most popular of all those available on the platform.
Quality over quantity
But there is more. Series like The Morning Show, with its great cast or, For All Mankind have also generated their own buzz. According to the JustWatch service (via 9to5mac), there are several series that have managed to capture the public’s attention. The list of the top 10 most popular series among Apple TV+ subscribers currently is as follows:
- Ted Lasso (27.1%)
- Severance (19.6%)
- The Morning Show (11.8%)
- Foundation (8.2%)
- See (8.0%)
- For All Mankind (7.9%)
- Black Bird (5.6%)
- Defending Jacob (5.4%)
- Slow Horses (4.9%)
- Servant (4.2%)
Let’s look at how the first two alone represent almost 50% of the most watched in the Apple TV+ catalog. Not to mention that Ted Lasso achieves 8% more interest than the next place in the list.
The premiere of the third season of Ted Lasso has indeed generated a lot of expectation among the platform’s fans, which has contributed to the series maintaining the first place in popularity. That has placed it ahead of Severance, which has won several awards and has already announced a second season.
Among the list, it is also noteworthy that some of the series that appear in the top 10, such as See, Servant or Defending Jacob, have already concluded. Meanwhile, The Morning Show and For All Mankind have confirmed that they will have new seasons.
Since 2019, Apple TV+ has been expanding both in catalog and user interest. This is shown by the fact that in 2022 it will have a global market share of 6%. Far from other industry players such as Netflix and its 27% or Disney+ and its 18%, but growing progressively.
Apple TV+ has proven to be a platform that has managed to conquer viewers around the world thanks to its catalog of high quality original series and movies. Ted Lasso is undoubtedly its biggest success, but there are other series that have also managed to stand out. All in all, the platform’s future looks very promising, on track to continue growing and offering more and more original and quality content in the coming years.