The 10 Biggest Series Premieres of 2021 (So Far): ‘Walker,’ ‘WandaVision’ & More
All TV creators want their shows to be a hit. But even among those who are so lucky, only a few see their shows take off right away like the ones did that we list below.
Parrot Analytics has been tracking the demand of 2021’s U.S. series premieres so far-which is a measure of a show’s popularity across all platforms like broadcast, on demand and streaming- and the top two shows are 38 times more popular than the average show demand.
Here’s a hint about the shows on the ranking: Only two of the top 10 are new concepts: The others are adaptations, reboots, and continuations.
Want more clues? Six of the shows are streaming titles, while the other four run on broadcast networks either totally or partly owned by ViacomCBS. Six of the shows have the main character’s name in the title. Oh, and the top four are all superhero shows.
OK, enough hints. Scroll down to see the top 10—and to see a chart showing just how far ahead of the pack the top two titles are.