Unlike in the second quarter, Netflix Inc. (NFLX - Get Report)  didn't disappoint with its third-quarter numbers.

The streaming video giant reported EPS of $0.89, easily beating analyst estimates of $0.68, while revenues were in line at $4.0 billion. More significantly, the streaming giant added 6.96 million subscribers globally in the quarter, easily topping consensus estimates of roughly 5.1 million adds. And for the seasonally strong Q4, Netflix guided for 9.4 million subscriber adds, well above a 7.7 million consensus.

Shares were rising as much as 14% after-hours on the impressive results. 

TheStreet's tech columnist, Eric Jhonsa, is analyzing the company's earnings after the close and then the "video interview" with Netflix executives that's scheduled to begin streaming at 6 p.m. ET. Please share your questions and comments in the window at the top of the blog.