Report: Warner Bros Shutting Down CNN+

Report: Warner Bros Shutting Down CNN+ Report: Warner Bros Shutting Down CNN CNN Executive Vice President Andrew Morse gives remarks onstage during the CNN+ launch in March. (Monica Schipper/Getty Images for CNN+)

By Newsmax Wires | Thursday, 21 April 2022 11:47 AM

Warner Bros Discovery is shutting down its CNN+ streaming service, Variety reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

The media firm is expected to provide details to employees on Thursday, according to the report.

CNBC, citing an unnamed source, reports that the decision to shut the service is based on recommendations from new CNN head Chris Licht.

Warner Bros Discovery did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment.

Material from Reuters was used in this report.