Netflix Says Stranger Things 3 Breaking Viewership Records
It seems like many viewers were eager to return to the strange world of Hawkins, Indiana.
By Chris Morse
If you're anything like us, you didn't waste any time diving back into the world of Hawkins when the third season of Stranger Things finally hit Netflix on July 4th. For many of us, the binge is already complete and we're itching for more, especially with regard to a few burning questions still lingering, but it would seem we were not alone in using the holiday's extra time off to burn through the new episodes.
Netflix announced on social media today that the new season is breaking records across the streaming platform, with over 40 million household accounts tuning into the show since the new season launched last week. That's pretty nuts! Check out the full post and a few other fun facts below.
.@Stranger_Things 3 is breaking Netflix records!— Netflix US (@netflix) July 8, 2019
40.7 million household accounts have been watching the show since its July 4 global launch — more than any other film or series in its first four days. And 18.2 million have already finished the entire season.
Stranger Things is now streaming its third season, titled Stranger Things 3, on Netflix. As always, be sure to stay tuned for all of the latest updates on the show right here on Dead Entertainment.
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