At a recent closed-door event at the Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona, Netflix revealed information on their upcoming second screen experience to gadget-review website Pocket-lint. The new second screen feature will allow users to learn more about the stars in the show as they watch it.
Basically, if you are watching Netflix on your TV, and you have the Netflix app open on your phone, the app would know what you're currently watching. So if you were watching Breaking Bad on the TV, your phone would have an image of Bryan Cranston, telling you that he was also the dad on Malcolm in the Middle.
This second screen experience would also tell you how many times Cranston appeared in episodes of Seinfeld. Damn, Cranston has been in everything.
Netflix has not set an official release date for this nifty new tool, which will revolutionize how couples argue over useless trivia facts while watching Netflix together.