The 10 most popular series on Netflix this week: July 2023
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The 10 most popular series on Netflix this week: July 2023

From crime dramas and fantasy epics to reality shows and animated adventures, let’s take a closer look at the ten most popular series that have been dominating the Netflix viewing charts in the last few days.

The Lincoln Lawyer season two takes the top spot with two weeks in a row, garnering 35.3million hours viewed and 8.3million views. Following closely behind is The Witcher season three, volume one, with 32.1million hours viewed and 6.7million views. The Lincoln Lawyer season one is going strong on its eighth week in the top ten.

Fatal Seduction season one follows next in line. The South African drama follows the story of a married professor who is pulled into a passionate affair with a younger man that uncovers a path of tragedy and betrayal from those closest to her.

Survival of the Thickest makes a strong debut, amassing 13.3million hours viewed and 3.7million views. Starring Michelle Buteau as Mavis Beaumont, a plus-sized black woman, a struggling stylist who is newly single, Survival of the Thickest follows her as she rebuilds her life.

The documentary series Quarterback scores a touchdown with 21.4million hours viewed and 3.3million views, while the reality show Too Hot to Handle season five makes a strong comeback with 9million hours viewed and 2.8million individual views.

The other reality shows that may have baffled most but continue to be strong contenders on Netflix globally are Is It Cake, Too? and Hack My Home season one. Rounding out the top ten is the animated adventure Sonic Prime season two, captivating young audiences with 7.9million hours viewed and 2.4million views.

Find the full list below.

The 10 most popular films on Netflix this week:

  • The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 2
  • The Witcher: Season 3
  • Fatal Seduction: Season 1
  • Survival of the Thickest: Season 1
  • The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 1
  • Quarterback: Season 1
  • Too Hot to Handle: Season 5
  • Is It Cake?: Is It Cake, Too?
  • Hack My Home: Season 1
  • Sonic Prime: Season 2