As previously mentioned, the promotional videos are just a test. According to a spokesperson, Netflix conducts hundreds of tests every year and few are adopted. Netflix says members can skip video previews at any time.

Members can click here to opt out of participating in future testing and previews. Users can also find the “test participation” link under “settings” from their account pages.

What are your thoughts on Netflix testing out ads?

Bonus! If you’re not ready to give up Netflix just yet, check out which series are stayingand which ones are leaving for good.