On Tuesday, Netflix announced that the live-action adaptation of Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece manga ranked #1 on the platform’s global English-language television rankings in its third week.
The series had amassed 10 million views, with 75.5 million hours viewed. During the period of September 11–17, the average runtime of the series was 7:34 hours.
The show ranked #1 in 25 countries, while it stayed in the top 10 in 95 countries.
In the U.S., the show ranked #3 after Dear Child.
The show was the number-one show in its first week and had 18.5 million total views. It also had an average runtime of 7:34 hours and 140.1 million hours of views.
In its second week, the show ranked #2 with 19.3 million total views, 145.7 million hours viewed, and an average runtime of 7.30 hours.
Last week, the second season of the live-action series was also announced. You can check out our full coverage of the announcement.
The cat for the live series includes:
- Inaki Godoy as Monkey D. Luffy
- Mackenyu as Roronoa Zoro
- Emily Rudd as Nami
- Jacob Romero Gibson as Usopp
- Taz Skylar as Sanji
- Morgan Davies as Koby
- Ilia Isorelys Paulino as Alvida
- Aidan Scott as Helmeppo
- McKinley Belcher III as Arlong
- Vincent Regan as Garp
- Peter Gadiot as Shanks
- Alexander Maniatis as Klahadore
- Steven Ward as Mihawk
- Craig Fairbrass as Chef Zeff
- Langley Kirkwood as Captain Morgan
- Celeste Loots as Kaya
- Chioma Umeala as Nojiko
- Colton Osorio as Young Monkey D. Luffy
The voice actors for Luffy, Nami, Zoro, Usopp, and Sanji in the Japanese dub are the same as in the Japanese version of the One Piece TV anime.
Furthermore, Inaki and Taz are both the voice actors for the Spanish version of the live-action.
About One Piece
One Piece is a Japanese manga series by author Eiichiro Oda.
Eiichiro Oda started the serialization of the manga in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump Magazine on July 19, 1997.
On March 3, 2023, the latest volume, Volume 105, was published, and the next volume will be published on July 6.
One Piece has also received an anime adaptation. The TV anime has released 1064 episodes.
The latest entry in the franchise, One Piece Film Red, premiered in Japan in August 2022.
It is the 8th highest-earning film of all time in Japan and also topped Japan’s box office for the year 2022 in terms of both yen earned and tickets sold.
One Piece Synopsis:
The tale of One Piece takes place on a parallel Earth when the ‘Golden Age of Pirates’ is in full swing.
The seas are ruled by ruthless pirates, and only the strongest can claim the legendary ‘One Piece’ fortune left behind by the greatest pirate of them, Gol D. Roger.
Years after Gol D. Roger’s death, Monkey D. Luffy dreams of establishing his own crew, locating One Piece, and becoming the Pirate King.
Luffy has incredible strength and agility after eating a devil’s fruit that turns his body into rubber.
He leaves Foosha Village in East Blue on his epic expedition to become the next Pirate King.