Each month, we take a look at what are the most popular series globally on Disney+, which is tracked daily on the trending list and takes into consideration how popular a show is and how long it has been popular on Disney+. This means that shows released earlier in the month tend to perform better on this chart.
The biggest series of the month is Marvel’s “What If”, which has increased in popularity throughout September, as new episodes have been released every week.
Shows like “Bluey” continue to be the most popular shows on Disney+, since kids generally rewatch these shows over and over, keeping them in the trending chart constantly.
Internationally, more mature shows from Star such as “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Family Guy” are consistently the most viewed shows on the platform. With “The Walking Dead” also becoming extremely popular in many countries including the UK.
Here’s the most popular series on Disney+ in September 2021:
(Note – Titles availability does vary between countries)
1) Marvel’s What If?
“What If…?” flips the script on the MCU, reimagining famous events from the films in unexpected ways. Marvel Studios’ first animated series focuses on different heroes from the MCU, featuring a voice cast that includes a host of stars who reprise their roles. This shouldn’t be a huge surprise, since its the main Disney+ Original being released right now.
2) The Simpsons
This classic animated sitcom is one of the most popular series on Disney+. It’s set in Springfield, the average American town, the show focuses on the antics and everyday adventures of the Simpson family; Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie, as well as a virtual cast of thousands. Since the beginning, the series has been a pop culture icon, attracting hundreds of celebrities to guest star. The show has also made name for itself in its fearless satirical take on politics, media and American life in general. There are 31 seasons of this show, with almost 700 episodes, making it the perfect binge show to watch on Disney+.
3) Grey’s Anatomy
Follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital. This is one of the longest running shows from ABC and is continuiously a top trending show on Disney+ in many countries.
4) Dug Days
The misadventures of Dug the dog as he and his friend Carl spend time in suburbia and try to get on with their lives. This new series of shorts was added to Disney+ at the start of September.
Bluey follows the adventures of a lovable and inexhaustible six-year-old Blue Heeler puppy who lives with her dad, mum and four-year-old little sister, Bingo. In every episode, Bluey uses her limitless Blue Heeler energy to play elaborate games that unfold in unpredictable and hilarious ways. Much like “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse”, this show is watched repeatably by younger audiences.
Marvel Studios’ “Loki” features the God of Mischief as he steps out of his brother’s shadow in a new Disney+ series that takes place after the events of “Avengers: Endgame.” Tom Hiddleston returns as the title character, joined by Owen Wilson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Sophia Di Martino, Wunmi Mosaku and Richard E. Grant. This was the biggest new release of the summer and has continued to pull in viewers since its debut in June.
7) The Walking Dead
After being in a coma, Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up to find the world in ruins. The dead have risen from the grave and society as he knew it has collapsed. He must lead a group of survivors as they do whatever they can to survive the walking dead. The Walking Dead is adapted from the comic book series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard. All 10 seasons are available on Disney+ in many countries including the UK, Japan, Singapore and across Europe. New episodes from the eleventh season are being released weekly on Disney+ in these countries.
“Jessie” is your typical fish-out-of-water story. Jessie is a small-town teen who leaves her Texas roots to take a job as a nanny for the Ross family’s four precocious kids in New York. Heading the family are the parents: supermodel-turned-business mogul Christina and movie director Morgan. The oldest of the four children, teenager Emma, is the only biological child of the bunch. Her three brothers and sisters are all adopted — American adoptee Luke, Indian adoptee Ravi and African adoptee Zuri. While watching four kids can be challenging for a teenager, Jessie has help in the form of the family’s butler, Bertram, and the building’s 20-year-old doorman, Tony. Adding to Jessie’s challenging task is the family’s pet, a 7-foot Asian water monitor lizard. Jessie is one of the most popular Disney Channel shows on Disney+.
Follows a family of dinosaurs residing in the modern world. They have TVs, fridges and various other objects. The only human beings around them are cavemen, who are considered pets and wild animals.
10) Family Guy
Sick, twisted, politically incorrect and Freakin’ Sweet animated series featuring the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family. Bumbling Peter and long-suffering Lois have three kids. Stewie (a brilliant but sadistic baby bent on killing his mother and taking over the world), Meg (the oldest, and is the most unpopular girl in town) and Chris (the middle kid, he’s not very bright but has a passion for movies). The final member of the family is Brian – a talking dog and much more than a pet, he keeps Stewie in check whilst sipping Martinis and sorting through his own life issues. This is another extremely popular series internationally on Disney+.
Did you watch any of these series in September on Disney+?
Source – FlixPatrol