Baby Reindeer is making its way to becoming one of Netflix’s most-watched series

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The Scottish comedian and stage artist Richard Gadd’s solo stage performance adapted into a series, Baby Reindeer, premiered on Netflix on April 11th. Produced on a shoestring budget, this mini-series initially had modest expectations. However, its intricate handling of a complex subject matter quickly caught attention.

Receiving highly positive reviews from critics, Baby Reindeer sparked curiosity among viewers and started attracting a growing audience. As word of mouth spread the praise from those who watched it, the viewer base continued to expand. At present, Baby Reindeer is steadily progressing towards becoming one of Netflix’s most-watched series.

Baby Reindeer Takes the Top Spot on Netflix This Week

Between April 29th and May 5th, Baby Reindeer reached 18.6 million views. This pushed the total viewership of the series to nearly 60 million. To break into Netflix’s top 10 most-watched series, Baby Reindeer needs to reach 80 million views. Achieving this milestone seems inevitable. Now, the question is how high up in the top 10 the series can climb.

Based on Richard Gadd’s personal experiences, the series revolves around a man who is stalked by a woman for an extended period. The general consensus about the series is that it successfully delves into such a complex topic from various angles, earning praise for its nuanced approach.