FILE – In this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, file photo, Stephen Colbert attends the CBS Network 2018 Upfront at The Plaza Hotel in New York. Colbert is an executive producer for a new CBS All Access series, “Tooning Out the News,” in which animated characters satirize the news.

Andy Kropa

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Late-night host Stephen Colbert has yet another outlet for satire: He’s producing a new series featuring animated characters who riff on current events and interview real newsmakers.

“In a time of breaking news overload, ’Tooning Out the News’ is just what the doctor ordered,” Julie McNamara, original content executive for CBS All Access, told a TV critics meeting Sunday.

“Tooning

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