According to a Newsweek article that cites Symphony Advanced Media research, the most watched shows of the past 12 months are “Orange is the New Black,” “Stranger Things,” “Fuller House,” “Marvel’s Luke Cage” and “Marvel’s Daredevil.” We’re going to examine where these five popular binge-watching shows were filmed.
Orange Is the New Black
The fourth season of “Orange Is the New Black” received 23 million viewers in the first 35 days of release. “Orange is the New Black” is about a woman’s journey through prison. The show is filmed in Rockland County, New York. The cast and crew shoot the show at the old Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center.
2. Stranger Things
The next most watched show on Netflix in the last 12 months is “Stranger Things.” The show about a group of kids fighting an alternative universe agitated by scientists was streamed by 21.7 million viewers. The show is filmed in Jackson, Georgia. Jackson is a small city about fifty miles southeast of Atlanta.
3. Fuller House
This second season of “Fuller House,” a revival of a classic 90’s sitcom was streamed by 21.5 million viewers. While the exteriors of the show were shot in San Francisco (to show the well-known “Full House” home) the majority of the show was shot in Burbank, California.
4. Marvel’s Luke Cage
“Marvel’s Luke Cage” was streamed by 12.1 million viewers. Luke Cage, the story of a comic book hero come to life is mostly shot in Harlem in New York City. However, the show has also shot scenes in Washington Heights, Brooklyn, Queens and The Bronx.
5. Marvel’s Daredevil
Season two of “Marvel’s Daredevil” was shot in Brooklyn in New York City. The series about a blind superhero saving lives in Hell’s Kitchen was streamed by 11.6 million viewers.