Below are the weekly streaming/video-on-demand (SVOD) ratings for the week ending May 1, 2022. The chart below includes the top 10 original programs, top 10 movies, and top 10 acquired programs from Netflix, Disney+, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, and Apple TV+ measured on total minutes of watch-time. The data represents only viewing within the U.S. and comes from Nielsen Media Research.
With the final batch of episodes dropped Apr. 29th, Netflix's 'Ozark' was propelled to the top of the streaming (SVOD) chart for the week ending May 1st. The show logged 2.58 billion minutes of watch-time during the week, though the new episodes were only available for the last 3 days. This was Ozark's best total since the week ending Jan. 30, 2022 (4.1 billion) - the first full week of availability for the first-half of the fourth season. Notably, this week's figure was significantly lower than the previous 2 release-week frames of w/e Jan. 23, 2022 (2.9 billion) and w/e Mar. 29, 2020 (3.5 billion) though it still ranks #19 all-time.
Elsewhere this week, 'Grace and Frankie' ranked second among originals with 701 million minutes of watch-time due to the release of its final batch of episodes. This is a sizable jump from the 465 million minutes that the show garnered in the w/e Aug. 15, 2021 when the season's first set of episodes were released. On the movie side, Disney+'s 'Encanto' remained atop (439 million), and in acquired programming, Netflix's 'Cocomelon' reclaimed its spot at the summit (767 million) for the first time since the w/e Jan. 9, 2022.
|Week Ending May 1, 2022|
|GRACE AND FRANKIE||NETFLIX||701|
|THE JOHN WAYNE GACY TAPES||NETFLIX||388|
|BULLSH*T THE GAME SHOW||NETFLIX||356|
|ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL||NETFLIX||316|
|THE MARKED HEART||NETFLIX||277|
|THE MYSTERY OF MARILYN MONROE||NETFLIX||252|
|365 DAYS: THIS DAY||NETFLIX||182|
|HOW IT ENDS||NETFLIX||144|
|KUNG FU PANDA 3||NETFLIX||106|
|THE ADAM PROJECT||NETFLIX||96|
|BETTER CALL SAUL||NETFLIX||568|
|MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT||NETFLIX||340|
|THE FAIRLY ODDPARENTS||NETFLIX||318|
Source: Nielsen Media Research