Netflix reveals first Irishman watch numbers, confirms over 26 million streams in first week

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Netflix has finally revealed the first numbers for how many customers watched The Irishman, the streamer’s high-profile crime epic from director Martin Scorsese. According to the company, 26,404,081 accounts watched the film during its first seven days on Netflix, putting it roughly on par with last year’s Bird Box when it comes to overall views during the first week.

According to Ted Sarandos, Netflix’s chief content officer, that 26.4 million number counts any account that…

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