Archive 81 is an American supernatural sci-fi mystery horror streaming television series developed by Rebecca Sonnenshine, who was also an executive producer for the show, along with Paul Harris Boardman and James Wan. The eight-part series is based on the podcast Archive 81 that began in 2016. The series was released on January 14, 2022, on Netflix. Between January 9–30 the series was watched for 128.47 million hours globally according to Netflix Top 10s.
Mamoudou Athie and Dina Shihabi star in leading roles as Dan and Melody. Dan is hired by a mysterious company to restore video footage of grad student Melody’s documentary project on an apartment building that burned down.