Variety is reporting that the new “The Kardashians” series is Hulu’s biggest series premiere in U.S. history. Disney also claims the show is the most-watched Star Originals series, (not including Disney+’s Marvel or Star Wars streaming titles) on Disney+ and Star+ across global markets.
No specific viewing numbers were provided however it was based on the premiere episode hours watched in the first three days of its release, since the show launched on April 14.
“‘The Kardashians’ is the most-watched series premiere on Hulu in the United States, and on Disney+ and Star+ among Star Originals, across all global markets to date,” a Hulu spokesperson told Variety exclusively.
In “The Kardashians,” the family you know, and love is back with a brand new series, giving an all-access pass into their lives. Kris, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, Kendall and Kylie bring the cameras back to reveal the truth behind the headlines. From the intense pressures of running billion-dollar businesses to the hilarious joys of playtime and school drop-offs, this series brings viewers into the fold with a rivetingly honest story of love & life in the spotlight.
Fulwell 73 partner Ben Winston executive produces alongside Emma Conway and Elizabeth Jones with Danielle King serving as showrunner and executive producer.
The show will reportedly consist of two seasons, 40 episodes total.
You can watch a trailer for the series below: