Jupiter's Legacy Was The Biggest Streamed Show After Release, Despite Cancelation
Even though Season 1 of Netflix's high profile superhero show Jupiter's Legacy was released in May, it has already been cancelled. However, new figures from data measurement company Nielsen have revealed that the show was the most popular series on streaming in its week of release.
According to the report, over a billion minutes of the 8-episode series were watched between May 10 and May 16. This was way ahead of the second most streamed title, Netflix's drama StartUp, which managed 760 million minutes across 31 episodes. Other popular titles include Grey's Anatomy and NCIS on Netflix, and Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale.
Jupiter's Legacy's cancelation was reported last week, with the cast released from their obligations and contracts to the series. Star Andrew Horton expressed his disappointment on Instagram, stating, "I'm sad and sorry that we don't get to continue this journey."
The show was based on Mark Millar's comic book series. But while there won't be any more seasons of Jupiter's Legacy, Millar has stated that Netflix has greenlit a live-action adaptation of Supercrooks, which goes deeper into the …
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