HUNTERS: 5 most-watched Amazon shows in 2020

Before we get too far into 2021, we need to look back at some of the best Amazon shows from the previous year. 2020 was a bad year, but it did bring some excellent content on Amazon Prime Video. One of the shows on this list wasn’t actually new in 2020. The newest episodes dropped in December 2019, but it remains one of the most popular TV shows on Amazon Prime Video. Part of that will come from the social media push the show continually gets, but another part will be just because it is a binge-worthy, rewatchable show.

What to watch with your kids: ‘Alien Xmas,’ ‘The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special’ and more

 

Adorable family tale of Christmas spirit has mild scares.

Disney+ takes Hulu’s Mysterious Benedict

Disney’s adaptation of The Mysterious Benedict Society, the bestselling book series by Trenton Lee Stewart, has shifted from Hulu to Disney+, which has been projected to add 112 million subscribers over the next five years.

The series, which was originally developed for Hulu, will now launch on Disney’s main direct-to-consumer service in 2021, with Tony Hale (Veep, Arrested Development) in the titular role alongside Kristen Schaal (Bob’s Burgers, Last Man on Earth) and an ensemble cast of young actors.

‘Mysterious Benedict Society’ Series Moves From Hulu to Disney Plus

“The Mysterious Benedict Society” series is being moved to Disney Plus after originally being developed for Hulu.

The show was originally ordered to series at Hulu last year, but is now slated to debut on fellow Disney-owned streamer Disney Plus in 2021. It is based on the book series of the same name by Trenton Lee Stewart.