Hot Sheet: Moon Knight’s reign over digital demand continues

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Toronto-shot series Star Trek: Strange New Worlds came in at No. 2 on the digital originals list for the week of May 9, followed by Our Flag Means Death.

Disney+ original series Moon Knight has topped digital originals demand in Canada for the third week.

The Marvel Studios series, starring Oscar Isaac, was 25.91 more times in demand than the average TV series in Canada between May 9 to 15, according to Parrot Analytics. This marks the series’ third week at the top of the digital originals list, while it fell to No. 3 in the overall TV series demand list, behind NBC’s Saturday Night Live (34.78) and AMC’s Better Call Saul (29.74).

The Toronto-shot Paramount+ series Star Trek: Strange New Worlds (25.81) came in at No. 2 on the digital originals list, followed by HBO Max’s Our Flag Means Death (25.24) at No. 3. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, which airs on CTV Sci-Fi Channel in Canada, landed at No. 4 on the overall demand list, while Our Flag Means Death, available on Crave, hit No. 5. 

Rounding out the top five digital originals are Netflix’s Stranger Things (23.62) and Ozark (22.21).

See the chart from Parrot Analytics below for the top 10 digital originals and overall TV series demand in Canada.

Top 10 Digital Originals: Canada

1. Moon Knight (Disney+): 25.91 times more in demand
2. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds (CTV Sci-Fi Channel): 25.81
3. Our Flag Means Death (Crave): 25.24
4. Stranger Things (Netflix): 23.62
5. Ozark (Netflix): 22.21
6. Star Trek: Picard (CTV Sci-Fi Channel): 21.62
7. The Mandalorian (Disney+): 19.66
8. The Handmaid’s Tale (CTV Drama Channel): 19.12
9. Bridgerton (Netflix): 15.47
10. WandaVision (Disney+): 14.67

Top 10 Overall TV Shows: Canada

1. Saturday Night Live: 34.78
2. Better Call Saul: 29.74
3. Moon Knight: 25.91
4. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds: 25.81
5. Our Flag Means Death: 25.24
6. The Owl House: 24.96
7. Stranger Things: 23.62
8. SpongeBob SquarePants: 22.91
9. Game of Thrones: 22.55
10. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: 22.41

Parrot Analytics calculates its Top 10 lists using Demand Expressions, which are shown by using a metric that demonstrates how much more in-demand the top series are than the average TV show in Canada. For example, a difference of 1x represents the market average and 10x means a series is ten times more in demand than the average TV show in this market.

Image courtesy of Marvel Studios