Netflix dominated Twitter in 2018 with exhibits like ‘Queer Eye’ and ’13 Causes Why’

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  • Twitter revealed its 5 most tweeted about streaming TV exhibits of 2018, and 4 of them are Netflix collection.
  • Two of these, "Stranger Issues" and "Black Mirror," did not even debut new seasons this 12 months.
  • "13 Causes Why" topped the checklist, and its second season sparked controversy this 12 months.
  • The one present not from Netflix was Hulu's "The Handmaid's Story."

 

Twitter revealed its most tweeted about streaming TV exhibits of the 12 months, and there is not any query that Netflix dominated the web dialog in 2018. 4 of the highest 5 exhibits are Netflix originals.

Hulu's "The Handmaid's Story," which debuted its second season this 12 months, got here in fifth.

Each "Stranger Issues" and "Black Mirror" made the checklist, though they have not debuted new seasons in 2018. Nonetheless, the fifth season of "Black Mirror" is reportedly coming this month earlier than the 12 months is over.

Based on Leisure Weekly, Netflix rapidly deleted a tweet that stated a "Black Mirror" episode known as "Bandersnatch" could be launched on December 28 (Netflix drops all of its episodes directly, so if that is the discharge date for one episode, it might be the discharge date of all).

As EW identified, "Bandersnatch" is the title of creature in Lewis Carroll's "Via the Trying Glass," but it surely's additionally the title of a recreation referenced within the season three "Black Mirror" episode, "Playtest." Bloomberg additionally reported in October that the fifth season would debut this month and embody a "choose-your-own-adventure" episode.

The third season of "Stranger Issues" is predicted to debut in 2019.

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The opposite Netflix collection included on Twitter's checklist had been "13 Causes Why" and "Queer Eye."

The primary two seasons of Netflix's reboot of "Queer Eye for the Straight Man" obtained acclaim from critics and audiences this 12 months. It has an general critics rating of 93% on Rotten Tomatoes and received the Emmy for Excellent Structured Actuality Program.

"13 Causes Why" sparked extra controversy in its second season season. Critics known as the present "problematic;" a media watchdog group known as for Netflix to drag the collection; and specialists stated it romanticized suicide since one of many character's, Hannah, killed herself within the first season however was nonetheless a outstanding character within the second in flashbacks. Netflix nonetheless renewed the collection for a 3rd season.

Under are the 5 most tweeted about streaming TV exhibits in 2018:

5. "The Handmaid's Story" (Hulu)

four. "Queery Eye" (Netflix)

three. "Black Mirror" (Netflix)

2. "Stranger Issues" (Netflix)

1. "13 Causes Why" (Netflix)

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