The controversial Netflix hit "Dahmer - Monster: The Story of Jeffrey Dahmer" celebrates the next record. The true crime series about the notorious US serial killer was watched 299.84 million hours in week two. This makes "Dahmer" one of the most-watched English-language Netflix series in a single week. In the first week it was already 196.2 million hours - the most successful restart of all time.
"Dahmer" continues to lead the top 10 most streamed series in many countries, including Germany and the United States.
At the center of the true crime series by "American Horror Story" creator Ryan Murphy (56) is Jeffrey Dahmer (1960-1994), one of the most notorious serial killers of the 20th century, played by Evan Peters (35). Between 1978 and 1991 he molested and murdered at least 17 young men. He performed cannibalistic acts on some victims. In 1994, a fellow inmate killed him in prison, where he was serving a multiple life sentence.