He's not the hero Netflix users deserve, but the one they need right now.
Earlier this year, Netflix pulled a fast one by increasing its longtime users' subscription fee of $2 per month — even though the older users were supposed to be grandfathered in to keep the same $7.99 fee they started off with.
But one customer isn't letting the streaming service get away that easily, and is suing the company for increasing its prices!
According to a class action lawsuit filed in California federal court on Wednesday, Netflix has "broken its contract" by increasing fees despite guaranteeing subscription prices would not increase. The complaint states: