The Grand Tour


Stranger Things tops in-demand originals in Sweden

Stranger Things topped Parrot Analytics’s analysis of ‘in-demand’ digital originals in Sweden for the week ending January 28, with the popular sci-fi horror show achieving close to double the number of ‘demand expressions’ measured by Parrot of its closest rival, Amazon’s The Grand Tour. Parrot Analytics analyses the demand for recent popular digital titles across […]

Grand Tour ‘beats rivals in Europe’ – again

Jeremy Clarkson petrol-head series The Grand Tour remains the most in-demand digitally produced original programme in Europe, exclusive data shows. Parrot Analytics stats from January 1 to August 31 of this year reveal the Amazon Prime Video series is ahead of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Orange is the New Black and House of Cards. The […]

Parrot Analytics: Netflix drama supplants The Grand Tour in German Q2 ranking

Netflix’s teen suicide drama 13 Reasons Why was the most ‘in-demand’ digital original in Germany in the second quarter of this year, supplanting Q1 favourite The Grand Tour, according to Parrot Analytics’ Global Demand Report for the second quarter. Parrot Analytics analyses the demand for recent popular digital titles across international markets, based on the […]

Amazon reveals originals trends in UK

Amazon Prime Video has revealed that Bryan Cranston-created drama Sneaky Pete is its most popular drama this year in the UK. Unsurprisingly, The Grand Tour ranks as its most popular unscripted series, while American Gods is its most watched fantasy series and Just Add Magic is the leading kids show. Yesterday, Amazon Studios chief Roy […]

Parrot Analytics: Netflix dominates digital originals across European markets

Netflix dominated expressions of interest in digital originals across seven major western European countries in the week to July 16, with Amazon’s The Grand Tour making the only significant impact from a rival subscription video-on-demand service, according to data from Parrot Analytics. Parrot Analytics analyses the demand for recent popular digital titles across international markets, […]

The Grand Tour topples Netflix from global in-demand top spot

A non-Netflix show – The Grand Tour – was the most sought-after digital video-on-demand title available globally for the first time in the quarter to March, according to the latest Global On Demand Report from Parrot Analytics. Parrot Analytics analyses the demand for 30 recent popular US digital titles across 10 markets, based on the […]

Amazon claims Grand Tour smashes ratings record

New Jeremy Clarkson vehicle The Grand Tour has become Amazon Prime Video’s biggest premiere launch, the streaming site has claimed. E-commerce giant Amazon reported “millions of Prime members” in the US, UK, Germany, Austria and Japan had streamed the series’ first episode over the weekend. This means the big-budget petrolhead series replaces Frank Spotnitz-created drama […]

Amazon Prime undercuts Netflix with Grand Tour pricing offers

Amazon has slashed its Prime subscription rate in tandem with the launch of its £160 million Top Gear rival, The Grand Tour. The Grand Tour, presented by the former team from BBC motoring series Top Gear, launched on Amazon in the US, Germany and UK today. Amazon slashed the price of a Prime subscription, which gives subs access […]

Amazon gears up for global launch for The Grand Tour

Amazon’s Top Gear rival show The Grand Tour will hit 200 countries later this year, but the launch does not mark the global rollout of the Amazon Prime SVOD service DTVE understands. The Grand Tour will launch in Amazon Prime Video territories Germany, Japan, the UK and the US this Friday (November 18). In a […]

Amazon unveils release date for The Grand Tour

Amazon is to release The Grand Tour, its hotly anticipated reboot of BBC show Top Gear, on Friday November 18, with episodes to be made available weekly. An episode of the series will be made available every Friday to Amazon Prime Video subscribers exclusively. The show will feature the stars of the show, Jeremy Clarkson, […]