Jeffrey Dahmer proves to be a hit for Netflix and for Ryan Murphy as well. Yes, we are talking about Dahmer: Monster – The Jeffrey Dahmer Story, which has attracted a large audience on its release date. In the first week of its release, this police television show gathered 196.2 million hours of viewing. With these numbers, the series has reached the highest level of hits on Netflix since it changed the way it reported rating figures in June 2021. The show has given strong competition to Squid game, we’re all deadfourth season of Strange things, and the second season of Bridgerton with slightly close numbers, along with a performance of high competitive numbers as the third season of You Y inventing ana. This data was published by Deadline. Well, that’s an appreciable performance from this series.
If we compare the performance of Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story with other Ryan Murphy releases, we can review the numbers of The Politician (September 2019), Hollywood (May 2020), Ratched (September 2020) and Halston (May 2021 ). ). All of them were released before Netflix changed the way it counts viewing hours and reports the data. Even if the criteria were the same, The Jeffrey Dahmer Story is likely to be significantly bigger than all of those shows. Since September 21, the series has been doing well on Netflix, impressing audiences and building buzz around Jeffrey Dahmer.
Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story is about one of America’s notorious serial killers, Jeffrey Dahmer, and the gruesome murders he committed during his murder spree between 1978 and 1991. If you’re thinking about the release of Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story 2 probably won’t come out because Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story is a limited series, a fictional account of true events. Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story hit Netflix on September 21, starring Evan Peters, Niecy Nash, Richard Jenkins, Penelope Ann Miller, Molly Ringwald, Michael Learned, Shaun J. Brown and many others. In 2018, Murphy signed a giant 5-year deal with Netflix. This limited series is part of that deal.
The release of Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story seemed more of a surprise to the audience as Netflix did not announce the release date at first. Just a week before release, Netflix came up with the release date and the series came out in no time. This factor did not stop the fans from turning in. It seems that the world is really interested in comedy thrillers and understanding the story of Jeffrey Dahmer. The series is largely told from the point of view of Dahmer’s victims. It takes a deep dive into the police incompetence and apathy that allowed the Wisconsin native serial killer to embark on a multi-year killing spree.
Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story is executive produced by Murphy and Ian Brennan along with Alexis Martin Woodall, Eric Kovtun, Evan Peters, Janet Mock and Carl Franklin. About this 10-part series, Netflix writes: “For more than a decade, 17 teens and young adults were murdered by convicted murderer Jeffrey Dahmer. How did he evade arrest for so long? Other TV series that have booked their place in this week’s Top 10 list on Netflix are: Fate: The Winx Saga” Season 1 and 2, Cobra Kai Season 5, The Crown Season 1 and 2, Heartbreak High Season 1, Dynasty Season 5, The Imperfects Season 1 and Sins of Our Mother.