BC-filmed The Fall of the House of Usher topped Suits on the Nielsen streaming charts for the second consecutive week, with 1.468 billion minutes viewed in the week of October 16th to 22nd.
The Fall of the House of Usher first knocked Suits to #2 on the Nielsen streaming charts in the week of its October 12th debut on Netflix.
October 9th to 15th week.
BC-filmed Virgin River is the only other show to topple Suits’ months-long domination of Nielsen’s streaming charts this summer and Fall.
From June 19th to September 10th, Suits racked up 12 consecutive weeks of #1 rankings on Nielsen’s Top 10 Streaming Programs –the most of any streaming program to date.
That ended in the September 11th to 17th week, when Virgin River ranked #1 with 2.054 billion minutes viewed and Suits dropped to #2 with 1.9 billion minutes viewed.
September 11th to 17th week.
But Suits was back on top for three more weeks until October 9th to 15th when The Fall of the House of Usher dropped on Netflix and racked up 1.232 billion minutes viewed.
The Fall of the House of Usher:
B.C. filming dates: January 31 2022 – July 13 2022
Directors: Mike Flanagan (4 episodes), Michael Fimognari (4 episodes).
Cast: Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Mary McDonnell, Mark Hamill, Carl Lumley, Henry Thomas, Samantha Sloyan, T’nia Miller, Rahul Kohli, Kate Siegel, Sauriyan Sapkota, Zach Gilford, Katie Parker, Michael Trucco, Michael Goodwin, Crystal Balint, Kylegh Curran, Paola Nunez, Aya Furukawa, Matt Biedel, Daniel Jun, Ruth Codd, Robert Longstreet, Annabeth Gish, Igby Rigney, Willa Fitzgerald.
Bruce Greenwood replaced Frank Langella partway through production.
Where did it film in BC?
Usher family dinners at the “Arrow mansion” in Ladner.
On 72nd Street in Ladner.
Around the table are Roderick Usher (Bruce Greenwood) and Madeline Usher (Mary McDonnell) and the 6 adult Usher children: eldest son Frederick Usher (Henry Thomas), eldest daughter Tamerlane Usher (Samantha Sloyan) and the four Usher “bastards”: Victorine LaFourcade (T’Nia Miller), Napoleon “Leo” Usher (Rahul Kohli), Camille L’Espanaye (Kate Siegel), Prospero Usher (Sauriyan Sapokota).
Interior of Ladner house as Roderick Usher’s house looking grim after multiple deaths in the family.
Usher family funerals at the Holy Rosary Cathedral in downtown Vancouver.
Funeral for the three younger Usher heirs: Prospero Usher (Sauriyan Sapokota), Camille L’Espanaye (Kate Siegel), Napoleon “Leo” Usher (Rahul Kohli).. The cathedral is much emptier for the funeral for the three older Usher heirs: Victorine LaFourcade (T’Nia Miller), Tamerlane Usher (Samantha Sloyan, Frederick Usher (Henry Thomas).
Filming on location in downtown Vancouver:
The Vancouver Art Gallery (former Law Courts)
Filming on location in downtown Vancouver in April 2022.
Vera (an anagram of Raven) at the Vancouver Art Gallery.
For the trial of the “Pym Reaper” (Mark Hamill).
Mike Flanagan had a good thing going in Vancouver.
The writer/director shot four of his five Netflix horror series here: The Haunting of Bly Manor, Midnight Mass, The Midnight Club and The Fall of the House of Usher.