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04.10.2020

CBS ALL ACCESS’ “TOONING OUT THE NEWS” DEBUTS FIRST WEEKLY FULL EPISODE

Today’s Special Guest Rep. Donna Shalala Announces Her Interest in Being the First Female Vice President of The United States

 

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On CBS.com and YouTube

 

Friday, April 10th

Rep. Donna Shalala, U.S. Congresswoman serving Florida’s 27th district, appears on Inside the Hill

 

TOONING OUT THE NEWS features a cast of animated characters, led by anchor James Smartwood, parodying top news stories and interviewing real-world guests. New five- to seven-minute segments will be available Tuesday through Friday, culminating in a weekly full episode. The CBS Television Studios production is executive produced by Stephen Colbert and Chris Licht of CBS’ THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT and RJ Fried and Tim Luecke from SHOWTIME’s OUR CARTOON PRESIDENT.

 

In addition to Rep. Donna Shalala, special guests this week included Olivia Nuzzi, Paul Krugman, Rep. Eric Swalwell and a surprise appearance by former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Future confirmed guests include Dan Abrams, Alan Dershowitz, Donny Deutsch, Thomas Friedman, Nicholas Kristof, and Rep. Barbara Lee.

 

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About CBS All Access:

CBS All Access is CBS’ direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service. CBS All Access gives subscribers the ability to watch more than 10,000 episodes on demand – spanning exclusive original series, CBS Television Network’s primetime, daytime and late night shows, plus classic TV hits – as well as the ability to stream local CBS stations live across the U.S. CBS All Access’ original series include THE GOOD FIGHT, THE TWILIGHT ZONE, TELL ME A STORY, NO ACTIVITY, WHY WOMEN KILL and INTERROGATION as well as the upcoming TOONING OUT THE NEWS, THE STAND, THE UNTITLED RICHARD LINKLATER PROJECT, THE HARPER HOUSE and THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH. CBS All Access is also the exclusive domestic home to STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, STAR TREK: PICARD and the upcoming animated series STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS. CBS All Access also includes the ability to stream CBS Interactive’s other live channels, CBSN for 24/7 news, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis, and ET Live for entertainment coverage.

 

The service is currently available online at CBS.com, on mobile devices via the CBS app for iOS and Android, and on Roku Players, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Fire TV, Samsung Smart TVs, Vizio Smartcast TVs, LG Smart TVs, Amazon Prime Video Channels and Apple TV channels. Versions of CBS All Access have now launched internationally in Canada and Australia (10 All Access), with unique but similar content and pricing plans. For more details on CBS All Access, please visit https://www.cbs.com/all-access.

 

 

About CBS Television Studios:

CBS Television Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming with more than 70 series currently in production across broadcast and cable networks, streaming services and other emerging platforms. The Studio’s expansive portfolio spans a diverse slate of commercially successful and critically acclaimed scripted programming, genre-defining franchises, including the ever-growing “Star Trek” universe, award-winning late night and daytime talk shows, and an extensive library of iconic intellectual property.

 

To sign up for CBS All Access, please visit: www.cbs.com/allaccess

 

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