The television series have carved out an important place for themselves in the midst of reconfiguration of forms of entertainmentat a time when movies, music, podcasts and other formats seek to attract the attention of viewers through the various streaming platforms they consume.
Although the origin of the series dates back to the first half of the 20th century, the truth is that never before have the big chains invested and produced as much as they do in the new millennium, in a context in which the users of these platforms consume productions at an unimaginable speed.
Netflix has been one of the main protagonists in the war for streaming and of course it has opted for the creation of series and many of them have managed to keep users on the edge of their seats, becoming the topic of conversation for weeks.
Here a list of the most popular series on Netflix Peru:
1. stranger things
Following the disappearance of a young boy, a town unravels a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces and a very strange girl.
two. I am Betty the Ugly one
‘Yo soy Betty, la fea’ is a Colombian telenovela that premiered in September 1999 in its country of origin, with Ana María Orozco and Jorge Enrique Abello as leading actors in the roles of Beatriz and Armando. The production told the story of Betty, a brilliant young economist who ends up signing on to a fashion company for the head of the company, with whom she ends up falling in love with her. A situation that Armando ends up taking advantage of in his favor but that, against all odds, ends up turning against him by corresponding to his secretary’s feelings. Created by Fernando Gaitán Salom, this telenovela was an overwhelming success not only in Colombia, but also in international level, reaching more than 180 countries and being dubbed into some 25 languages. In addition, it was the origin of multiple versions that emerged after its enormous fame, adding up to 28 adaptations around the world until 2010.
3. Passion of Hawks
The Reyes brothers seek to avenge the death of their sister, which leads them to settle as workers in the Elizondo family mansion. The deep hatred begins to change when the Reyes brothers are integrated into the life of the family. What Juan does not count on is that his life and those of his two brothers will intersect with that of the three Elizondo sisters, running the risk of falling prey to his own revenge.
Four. peter the scaly
That of Pedro Coral Tavera (Miguel Varoni) is not just any story. He is not the typical gallant: he is not rich, he is not handsome, he does not dress well, he thinks he is a good dancer. It is the story of an inveterate womanizer, a relentless gallant who arrives to Bogotá escaping from his hometown due to, nothing more and nothing less than a skirt problem Upon his arrival, Pedro, a “scaly”, clever and infatuated being ‘stumbles’ with the love of his life and in less than 48 hours ends up being his driver and confidant. Not only that, he also becomes the great breadwinner of the Pacheco family, made up exclusively of women, whom the man of the house has just left to go to the other world. This is how Pedrito Coral Tavera finds the perfect setting to act and display his scales Creates his own universe, full of big lies, but good intentions And, finally, this recalcitrant seducer ends up being the key person in the life of every human being who crosses him, spreading joy with his ‘smile from ear to ear’ and his particular way of dressing, speaking and moving (FILMAFFINITY)
5. Pablo Escobar, the patron of evil
Free version of the book “The Parable of Paul”. Describes the life of Colombian drug trafficker Pablo Escobar Gaviria from his childhood, the use of indiscriminate violence made him the most fearsome and bloodthirsty drug trafficker of the late twentieth century. He even managed to destabilize the Colombian government to the point of being the most wanted criminal in the world.
6. Malverde: The Patron Saint
The story of Jesús Juárez, a young man from Sinaloa, Mexico, who grows up to become a legendary figure, almost a religious icon revered by many. Set in 1870 and inspired by real-life events, Malverde tells the story of Jesús from his troubled childhood as an orphan to the advent of the Mexican Revolution, where he experienced the torments of war, danger and love while accumulating power. unexpected.
7. Job offer
Ha-ri poses as her friend during a blind date to scare off the suitor. But the plan changes when he turns out to be her CEO, who makes her a proposal.
8. Without breasts there is paradise
Catalina Manrique is the daughter of Doña Hilda and Albeiro and was born the day her mother found out that her eldest daughter had been murdered. Hilda, devastated by the death of her daughter Catalina, the older one decided that her second daughter would bear the same name. Catalina’s childhood, the little one, will be marked by the ghost of her deceased sister, since her mother and father will do everything possible to keep her away from the mobsters who ended the life of her first daughter. Catalina will have to unearth the painful secrets of her parents and endure the evil of La Diabla, who will try to convince her to have breast surgery to offer her innocence and virginity to drug traffickers and powerful politicians. But what many do not know is that Catalina has a defiant personality and will show that without breasts yes there is paradise.
9. Rebel way
The series tells the experiences of some teenage boarding students at a school in Buenos Aires, Argentina, called Elite Way School for the children of the most prestigious families in the country. On the other hand, there is a scholarship method in which the candidate to enter said institution takes an exam, depending on this the incorporation of her to the establishment.
The story of Tirso Abantos, a man of principles whose calm and routine existence is turned upside down when his teenage granddaughter bursts into his life.
*Some titles may be repeated in the ranking because they are different episodes or seasons, and they may not have a description because the platform does not provide them.
Netflix and the streaming war
Netflix has become the most important streaming platform in recent years and its success has led most entertainment companies to promote their own platforms, such as Disney+ and HBO, among others.
Though started as a company that offered DVD rental services through postal mail, it was in 2011 when the company started operations outside the United States and Canada, by offering its catalog via streaming in Latin America and the Caribbean. A year later it would also reach some European countries and later Asia.
In 2011 the company ventured to start with the production of its own content that started with the successful series house of cardswhich led her to create her studio in 2016. By 2018 it would be defined as a global internet television network.
Previously, on January 16, 2014, one of the most important moments arrived for Netflix: be nominated for an Oscar for the first time in its history with the documentary The Square.
Its catalog includes films that have won an Academy Award, multi-award-winning and viral series such as Squid Gameor important products in Spanish such as The Money Heist Y Elite.
According to the latest information released by the firm itself, after reaching glory figures during the pandemic, it was announced that in the first quarter of 2022 it lost 200 thousand subscribers, the strongest blow the company has received in a decade. Among the causes of this collapse are the sharing of passwords and the growing competition.
However, that’s not all, as the streaming company projects that it will lose two million accounts in the second quarter of 2022, so this year is expected to be the worst in its history.
How to make a Netflix party or Teleparty?
netflix partyalso know as telepartyhas become one of the most popular applications that has given the streaming platform a plus, as it has allowed users to see the same content at the same time with friends, partner or family even if they are not in the same space.
Created as a Google extension, this tool mixes the ability to stream simultaneously with a tray of text messageswhere participants can exchange their thoughts in real time.
Although this tool has not been developed as such by Netflix, just go to the Teleparty page and install google chrome extension. Once installed, you must open the account, play what you want to see and click on the Netflix Party (NP) icon that will turn red and then give the “start party” option that will provide a link that can be shared with more people to join.
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