After the victory of ‘In the Rhythm of the Heart‘ as Best Picture at the Oscars last Sunday night, the Apple feature tripled its viewership and attracted a slew of new customers to the streaming platform. Apple TV+.
According to information passed by Deadline, it was seen that the audience of ‘CODA‘ (in the original) has increased by 300% compared to last week’s numbers, becoming the “Most Watched Show on Apple TV+”Besides “attract 25% of new viewers” for the platform.
With the success of the final awards season, Apple TV+ announced that the film will return to theaters, opening in more than 600 screens starting this weekend.
‘In the Rhythm of the Heart‘ was nominated for three awards Sunday night, the fewest in eight decades for a Best Picture winner, yet it took them all home. In addition to the main prize, ‘CODA‘ also won Best Supporting Actor for Troy Kotsur and Best Adapted Screenplay for Sian Heder.
Kotsurwho is a deaf actor, has been acting in the theater since the 1980s with only a few appearances in film and television (one of which was in the second season of ‘The Mandalorian‘, where he played a Tusken Raider and helped develop the use of sign language in the spin-off of ‘Star Wars‘).
See our review of ‘In the Rhythm of the Heart‘: