The town joins a growing list of communities seeking to cash in on the success of Netflix and other video providers.
The removal comes at the request of comedian Dave Chappelle.
Angus King is urging Netflix, Amazon, Apple, Hulu, Disney Plus and HBO Max to make their content free over the Christmas holiday.
Fans of “The Office” will have to pay up if they want to see and replay every episode of the hit NBC sitcom when it leaves Netflix next month.
Netflix says it is committing $1 billion to Albuquerque and New Mexico and will spur the creation of more than 2,000 local jobs.
The comic’s contract with ViacomCBS didn’t require a licensing payment.
The streaming service is trying to attract more subscribers in one of the biggest TV markets in the world.
ViacomCBS say they’re not worried about offering Comedy Central programming to rival services.
Netflix has ended its free trial offers for American customers, a company spokesperson confirmed on Tuesday.
Netflix has earned more than 160 Emmy nominations, more than any other network or service, according to a press release.