The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'The One' to 'Paradise PD'

  • “Ginny and Georgia” was Netflix’s most popular series for the second straight week.
  • Streaming search engine Reelgood keeps track of Netflix’s daily top 10 lists.
  • It provides Insider with a rundown of the week’s most popular TV shows on Netflix.
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The Netflix original “Ginny and Georgia” was the streamer’s most popular TV show for the second straight week.

The new sci-fi series “The One” came in at No. 2.

Every week, the streaming search engine Reelgood compiles for Insider a list of which TV shows have been most prominent on Netflix’s daily top 10 lists of its most popular titles that week.

Netflix counts a view if an account watches a movie or TV show for at least two minutes. Netflix’s daily lists are based on the previous 24 hours.

Below are Netflix’s 9 most popular TV shows of the week in the US:

9. "Behind Her Eyes" (Netflix original, 2021)

Description: “A single mother enters a world of twisted mind games when she begins an affair with her psychiatrist boss while secretly befriending his mysterious wife.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 61%

What critics said: “It is hard to tell who is warden and who is prisoner, who is crazy and who is sane, and the Netflix show revels in this uncertainty.” — New Yorker

8. "Paradise PD" (Netflix original, 2018-present)

Description: “An eager young rookie joins the ragtag small-town police force led by his dad as they bumble, squabble and snort their way through a big drug case.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: N/A

What critics said: “… without an overarching plot, it feels more aimless than it perhaps should. Established fans, though, will be right at home.” — Ready Steady Cut (season three)

7. "The Lost Pirate Kingdom" (Netflix original, 2021-present)

Description: “The real-life pirates of the Caribbean violently plunder the world’s riches and form a surprisingly egalitarian republic in this documentary series.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: N/A

What critics said: N/A

6. "Marriage or Mortgage" (Netflix original, 2021-present)

Description: “A wedding planner and a real estate agent compete to win the hearts and budgets of spouses-to-be. Will they pick fairy-tale nuptials or a dream home?”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 67%

What critics said: “Marriage or Mortgage is a fun ride that will satisfy window shoppers and reality TV fans alike.” — Mashable (season one)

5. "iCarly" (Nickelodeon, 2007-2012)

Description: “A cyberstar is born when 13-year-old Carly creates an Internet series with a little help from her best friend Sam and neighbor Freddie.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: N/A

What critics said: “As the plausibility of the set-piece disappears, iCarly leaves with a goodbye that is sweet without being noxious and self-referential without being a long inside joke.” — AV Club (season five)

4. "Cocomelon" (YouTube, 2020-present)

Description: “Learn letters, numbers, animal sounds and more with J.J. in this musical series that brings fun times with nursery rhymes for the whole family!”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: N/A

What critics said: N/A

3. "Last Chance U: Basketball" (Netflix original, 2021-present)

Description: “‘Last Chance U’ hits the hardwood in East Los Angeles as a coach with strong convictions leads young men who hope to fulfill major college potential.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 100%

What critics said: “This franchise remains invigorating, though, matching no-look-pass thrills with telling little moments.” — Entertainment Weekly (season one)

2. "The One" (Netflix original, 2021-present)

Description: “Love — and lies — spiral when a DNA researcher helps discover a way to find the perfect partner, and creates a bold new matchmaking service.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 31%

What critics said: “The slick show misses many opportunities to explore its interesting premise.” — Chicago Sun-Times (season one)

1. "Ginny and Georgia" (Netflix original, 2021-present)

Description: “Free-spirited Georgia and her two kids, Ginny and Austin, move north in search of a fresh start but find that the road to new beginnings can be bumpy.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 68%

What critics said: “Ginny’s very real world and Georgia’s very heightened one might both be fun, but because the former is much more successful and better executed, the latter starts to feel like marking time.” — NPR (season one)

Disclosure: Mathias Döpfner, CEO of Business Insider’s parent company, Axel Springer, is a Netflix board member.

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