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•  From Variety:

"Netflix is seeing strong growth of its advertising-based plan, having recently eclipsed 23 million global monthly active users, president of advertising Amy Reinhard said … 'The thing we’re really excited about is the engagement,' she said.

"Of Netflix’s customers on ad-supported plans, more than 85% are streaming on the platform for two hours or more per month, she said.

"The new 23 million-plus figure comes after Netflix a little over two months ago said its ad-supported tier had over 15 million monthly active users worldwide. In an October letter to shareholders, Netflix said ad-tier subscriptions accounted for approximately 30% of all new signups in the 12 counties where it has launched the platform."