Criminal Minds has taken the crown of one of the most-watched series on Netflix in 2021. Yes, this is one of the most-watched series in the United States in the year 2021 and is loved by a number of people. However, this may come as a surprise that this show is effectively waiting to be removed from the service at this point. Below are some of the current updates of Criminal Minds. To have details you need to read out everything carefully, let’s start.
As per the information, it has been found that this is the police procedural series that is there amongst CBS’s greatest series in their library. This is the series that is having around 324 episodes across 15 seasons in the US and there are around two spin-offs but has only come to popularity after the series hit the streaming platform Netflix.
How Many Seasons Of Criminal Minds Can People Watch On Netflix?
The rights of Criminal Minds on Netflix are a little complicated and tricky which is partly why the streaming landscape for the show. In the United States, CBS Television Distribution carries the rights whereas, in the regions outside instead of CBS, Disney is having the rights.
From the updates, it has been known that by January 2022, Netflix will only have the rights to 1 to 12 seasons of this show. Therefore, this means that seasons 13, 14, and 15 are yet to come.
Why Isn’t Criminal Minds Streaming Outside Netflix Us?
Outside the United States, the rights for this show are Disney and this is the only reason why Criminal Minds is not available outside Netflix US. If you are outside the US and want to watch the show, then you will feel delighted to know that the series is available on Disney+. Watch it out, if interested.
Apart from this, you will feel good to know that Disney+ not only streams 1 to 15 seasons of the show but it is also having two spin-offs that are Suspect Behaviour and Beyond Borders too.
Will 13 To 15 Seasons Of The Show Come To Netflix?
Season 13 of the show arrived on the platform between September 2017 and April 2018 but failed to arrive on Netflix. Instead of Netflix, these are the seasons that are available on Hulu and Paramount+. So, watch them out over there, if interested.
Are Criminal Minds Going To Leave Netflix In 2022?
Till now there is no official announcement on this. Back in 2020 also, it was said that the show will be leaving Netflix but this didn’t happen. So, wait for the updates to come.