How to use 'Play Something'

Play Something is available when you watch Netflix on a TV or an Android phone. It instantly plays a TV show or movie that you haven't watched before.

  • On a TV, you can find Play Something in the menu, when selecting a profile, or as the 10th row on the homescreen. New Netflix members see the Play Something option after their first month.

    Note:
    On Chromecast, Play Something requires Chromecast with Google TV or higher. Play Something is not available on Apple TV.
  • On an Android phone, you can find Play Something as an icon on your homescreen and as the 17th row. New Netflix members see the Play Something icon after their first month.

To select a different title

  • Select Play Something Else to include suggestions from titles you haven't finished watching or from My List.

To exit Play Something

  • In the upper left corner of the Netflix player on a TV, select Exit. Or, select the Back button on the remote control.

  • In the upper left corner on an Android phone, tap the back arrow.