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YouTube reportedly pulls plug on high-end TV show plans

CNET logo CNET 25/3/2019 Sean Keane
YouTube may be pulling back on its high-end TV streaming ambitions. © CNET

YouTube may be pulling back on its high-end TV streaming ambitions.

YouTube isn't proceeding with its plans for expensive TV shows, a report said Sunday.

The video streaming site, which is owned by Google, is no longer taking pitches for big-budget scripted shows, according to Bloomberg, which cited anonymous sources.

a close up of a stop sign: Youtube logo is seen on an android mobile phone © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Youtube logo is seen on an android mobile phone

YouTube didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

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