“Servant,”Apple TV+’s thriller from M. Night Shyamalan that debuted its second season on Jan. 15, is showing strong year-to-year growth, reports Deadline.
Apple doesn’t reveal viewership numbers, but — quoting unnamed “sources familiar with the matter” — the article reports that the second season premiere of the series more than doubled the show’s audience year over year.
Deadline says the performance of “Servant” — which has already been renewed for a third season — is believed to be of the magnitude of such Apple TV+ ratings standouts as “Defending Jacob” and “Ted Lasso.” Outside of the U.S., the sophomore season of the series has posted big year-to-year viewership increases in such markets as France, Mexico and Spain, the article adds.
“Servant” is a psychological thriller spearheaded by M. Night Shyamalan that follows a Philadelphia couple in mourning after an unspeakable tragedy creates a rift in their marriage and opens the door for a mysterious force to enter their home. It was renewed for a second season earlier this year, but the COVID-19 pandemic hindered the start of filming,
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