‘All Of Us Are Dead’ Is The Fifth Most-Watched Non-English Netflix Original Of All Time

Zombie apocalypse K-drama we are all dead became the fifth most popular non-English language series on Netflix.

According to a report by Variety, the zombie thriller series debuted in the streaming service’s top 10 most popular (non-English) TV shows of all time yesterday (February 8). The list ranks titles by the number of hours a series has been watched in its first 28 days on Netflix.

Netflix data shows that we are all dead recorded 361 million hours watched after its premiere on January 28. It is notably the second K-drama on the list after squid gamewhich topped the list of the streaming service’s most popular non-English language shows of all time with 1.65 billion hours watched.

Other shows on the list include the third, fourth and fifth seasons of the Spanish crime drama Money Heist (a.k.a Money theft), French detective series Lupine and Spanish thrillers Elite.

Before that, we are all dead was the most-watched television series on Netflix worldwide, for the list dated February 4. It is the second non-English series to achieve this feat, after Suqid gameand set a new one for South Korean programs.

In a recent interview with Korea time, we are all dead Director Lee Jae-kyoo recently spoke about the social issues raised by the series. “On the surface, the story is about bullying at school, but I don’t think society as a whole is much different. [from school],” he said.

“At first you might think how cruel these kids can be. But as the episodes go on, you will see that certain elements parallel this society,” Lee added.