CNN Originals Hub Launches on Discovery+ Streaming Service

CNN has returned to the over-the-top video landscape.

Warner Bros. Discovery said the new CNN Originals hub is now streaming on the Discovery+ subscription streaming platform in the United States, affording subs access to much of the same curated library CNN content, CNN Original Series, CNN Films, and HLN Original Series found on the short-lived CNN+ streaming service.

Discovery+ subs have access to more than 800 episodes of current and legacy programming at CNN Original Series and HLN Original Series library within the discovery+ app or on the web at

In addition to this initial offering of CNN Originals available to stream, select CNN Original Series and HLN Original Series will be added to Discovery+ following their linear run on the cable networks. Titles will be announced in the months to come.

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Offerings under the CNN Originals hub on Discovery+ include:

  • “1968: The Year That Changed America”
  • “American Dynasties: The Kennedys,” narrated by Martin Sheen
  • “American Style”
  • “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown” (Seasons 1-12)
  • “The Bush Years: Family, Duty, Power,” narrated by Ed Harris
  • “Chasing Life with Dr. Sanjay Gupta”
  • “Crimes of the Century”
  • “Diana”
  • “Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery” (Seasons 1-2)
  • “High Profits”
  • “The History of Comedy” (Seasons 1-2)
  • “History of the Sitcom”
  • “Jerusalem: City of Faith and Fury” narrated Ewan McGregor
  • “LBJ: Triumph and Tragedy”
  • “Lincoln: Divided We Stand” narrated by Sterling K Brown
  • “Nomad with Carlton McCoy”
  • “Pope: The Most Powerful Man in History,” narrated by Liam Neeson
  • “Race for the White House” (Seasons 1-2) narrated by Mahershala Ali
  • “Reframed: Marilyn Monroe” narrated by Jessica Chastain
  • “Soundtracks: Songs that Defined History”
  • “The Radical Story of Patty Hearst”
  • “The Wonder List with Bill Weir” (Seasons 1-3)
  • “Watergate: Blueprint for A Scandal”


HLN Original Series library titles:

  • “Beyond Reasonable Doubt”
  • “The Dead Wives Club” hosted by Lorraine Bracco
  • “Death Row Stories” (Seasons 1-5)
  • “Hell in the Heartland: What Happened to Ashley and Lauria?”
  • “How it Really Happened” (Seasons 1-6)
  • “The Hunt with John Walsh” (Seasons 1-5)
  • “The Killer Truth”
  • “Lies, Crimes & Video” (Seasons 1-3)
  • “Murder Nation: Blood on the Bayou”
  • “Murder Nation: Jersey Gore”
  • “Real Life Nightmare” (Seasons 1-3)
  • “Sex & Murder” (Seasons 1-3)
  • “Unmasking a Killer”
  • “Vengeance: Killer Coworkers”
  • “Vengeance: Killer Families”
  • “Vengeance: Killer Lovers”
  • “Vengeance: Killer Millionaires”
  • “Vengeance: Killer Neighbors”
  • “Vengeance: Killer Newlyweds”
  • “Very Scary People hosted by Donnie Wahlberg” (Seasons 1-4)


Select titles from the CNN Films library:

  • 9/11, directed by Peabody and Emmy Award winner Gédéon Naudet, Jules Naudet and James Hanlon
  • The End: Inside the Last Days of the Obama White House, directed by Emmy Award winner Toby Oppenheimer
  • The Flag, directed by Michael Tucker and Petra Epperlein
  • The Hunt for Planet B, directed by Academy Award nominee Nathaniel Kahn
  • The Lost Sons, directed by BAFTA Award nominee Ursula Macfarlane
  • Race for the Vaccine, narrated and produced by Emmy Award winner and CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta
  • Soul Survivor, directed by Ky DickensWe Will Rise: Michelle Obama’s Mission to Educate Girls Around the World featuring Freida Pinto, Isha Sesay, and Meryl Streep


Select titles from the CNN Special Reports collection:

  • “Assault on Democracy: The Roots of Trump’s Insurrection”

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