We now know 'Friends" is not leaving Netflix (Thank God). A shockwave spread through the Netflix universe when they announce it was going away. Netflix made the smart move to pay and keep the popular 90s TV show available for Netflix users to enjoy, til at least 1/1/2020. I'm sure they'll continue to offer it beyond 2020 but that's just me speculating. We'll have to see what happens. But, here is a list of what IS leaving Netflix in Jan 2019.