The 10 Most Popular Shows On Netflix Right Now (March 8)

Todd Van Luling
·Senior Culture Reporter, HuffPost
·2 min read

“Ginny & Georgia” is the most popular show on Netflix for the second week in a row, according to the streaming service’s public ranking system. The show is also the most popular offering on Netflix, regardless of format.

The Netflix Original comedic drama focuses on a mother-daughter relationship. The core story centers around how the mother is white, young and single, while the daughter is mixed race and searching for her underlying identity. But “Ginny & Georgia” also veers into pulpier storylines instead of letting this just be a character-centric show.

And the new Netflix docu-series “Murder Among the Mormons” placed second. That’s a true-crime story about a string of bombings in Salt Lake City during the mid-1980s. The show examines the role of the Mormon church in these crimes and the related fallout within the local community.

"Ginny & Georgia" on Netflix. (Photo: Netflix/"Ginny & Georgia")
"Ginny & Georgia" on Netflix. (Photo: Netflix/"Ginny & Georgia")

Other Netflix Originals in the top 10 include “Behind Her Eyes,” “Firefly Lane,” “Bridgerton,” “Pokémon Journeys: The Series” and “Pacific Rim: The Black.”

A few non-Netflix shows in the ranking have been there for a while now, including “iCarly,” “Good Girls” and the ever-present “CoComelon.” Roughly half the list is either young adult or children’s content. The other half is soapy and true crime. These categories appear to be the future of Netflix.

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(Photo: HuffPost)
(Photo: HuffPost)

10. “Pacific Rim: The Black” (Netflix)

9. “Pokémon Journeys: The Series” (Netflix)

8. “Bridgerton” (Netflix)

7. “Firefly Lane” (Netflix)

6. “Good Girls”

5. “CoComelon”

4. “iCarly”

3. “Behind Her Eyes” (Netflix)

2. “Murder Among the Mormons” (Netflix)

1. “Ginny & Georgia” (Netflix)


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This article originally appeared on HuffPost and has been updated.