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Ryan Murphy's Jeffrey Dahmer series dethrones Cobra Kai as Netflix's number one show

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Netflix subscribers have a new favorite show, and it's overtaken the hugely popular Cobra Kai to nab the top spot on the platform's streaming chart in the US.

It's also number one in the UK, though it beat out Fate: The Winx Saga there. Created by American Horror Story's Ryan Murphy and his frequent collaborator Ian Brennan, Dahmer Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story dropped on September 21 – and the fact that it's now dominating the chart just two days in is impressive.

It sees Evan Peters play the titular real-life serial killer, while Richard Jenkins stars as Jeffrey's father Lionel, Molly Ringwald appears as his stepmother Shari, and Niecy Nash brings his neighbour Glenda Cleveland to life.

The show is so new that it's yet to nail down a Rotten Tomatoes' critics score, but viewers have been pretty vocal about what they think of the show on social media.

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