Swiftly, it appears like Netflix’s Turkish content material has develop into a number of the hottest on the streaming platform. It was only some months in the past, for instance, that we wrote about Shahmaran — a Turkish Netflix collection primarily based on Center Japanese myths — that had managed to interrupt into the US High 10. And the corporate’s Turkish productions have solely continued to ramp up since then — such that, now, one other of those collection is among the many greatest on the planet on Netflix.
Who Have been We Working From debuted on the finish of March. And, primarily based on Netflix’s newest weekly chart knowledge, it’s among the many most-watched reveals globally for the second week in a row. For the newest 7-day interval that ended on April 2, for instance, Who Have been We Working From pulled in 35.8 million hours considered, making it the #1 non-English present on the planet (for comparability, that quantity of viewership would have put the present at #3 on the English chart, simply behind Love is Blind Season 4).
One other vital observe in regards to the present’s efficiency, by the use of contextualizing simply how massive of a Netflix collection that is for the time being: It’s presently outperforming The Glory, one among Netflix’s greatest Korean dramas ever. The latter has been on Netflix’s international High 10 chart for 9 weeks, and for the newest weekly reporting interval, it pulled in 26.7 million hours considered.
Right here, in the meantime, is the official logline for the 7-episode Who Have been We Working From:
“A mom & younger daughter have an unbreakable bond. They’ve been on the run for some time, staying in luxurious motels, preserving on the transfer … However as the posh motels get changed with seedy motels, it turns into clear that it’s not a fairytale. Once we discover out that there’s a path of lifeless our bodies behind, we notice that possibly, the mom isn’t the prey however the hunter. What shall be their method out?”
The idea for this Netflix collection is a sequence of occasions that occurred to Turkish creator Perihan Magden, who was arrested and placed on trial for an article she wrote in help of a conscientious objector. The thrust of her article ran opposite to the concept of the nation’s necessary navy service.
Under, in the meantime, take a look at extra pictures from the Who Have been We Working From collection courtesy of Netflix.