Apple today unveiled a star-studded lineup of special guests and award-winning musicians that are set to team up with The Fraggles for more songs and stories in the final two episodes of “Fraggle Rock: Rock On!” on Apple TV+.
In this week’s brand new mini-episode, entitled “Wembley and Gobo’s Mrazmerizing Adventure!,” the Fraggles are back, singing and playing with their newest pal, Grammy Award-winner Jason Mraz. When a Doozertube is accidentally set up at Jason Mraz’s farm, he joins Gobo and Wembley for a jam session. The mini-episode debuted today and is now available to stream globally for free on Apple TV+.
Next week, in the epic season finale of “Fraggle Rock: Rock On!,” Jason Mraz will return alongside multi-Grammy Award winner Alanis Morissette, Emmy and Grammy Award winner Common, Neil Patrick Harris, Tiffany Haddish, and multi-Grammy Award winner Ziggy Marley join the Fraggle gang to perform a special rendition of the beloved, classic Fraggle Rock theme song “Dance Your Cares Away.” The mini-episode will debut for free around the world on Apple TV+ on Tuesday, May 26.
Featuring original, beloved characters, Gobo, Red, Boober, Mokey, Wembley, and Uncle Travelling Matt, “Fraggle Rock: Rock On!” is an original collection of mini-episodes now streaming globally on Apple TV+ alongside Apple’s lineup of award-winning, educational programming for kids and families. Each short-form episode aims to show everyone how we are all connected through friendship through new stories and classic Fraggle songs from the same beloved characters of the classic 80s series.
“Fraggle Rock: Rock On!” is produced in accordance with the COVID-19 “Safer at Home” guidelines, and is all shot on iPhone 11 phones from the homes of the production team and individual artists from all over the U.S. The series hails from The Jim Henson Company, and is executive produced by Halle Stanford and John Tartaglia.
New episodes of “Fraggle Rock: Rock On!” premiere every Tuesday and are available to stream globally for free exclusively on Apple TV+, a home for award-winning, premium children’s programming including The Common Sense and Parents Choice Award-winning “Helpsters” and “Ghostwriter” from Sesame Workshop; and the Annie and DGA Award-winning “Snoopy in Space,” from Peanuts.
With families around the world staying at home, Apple is featuring curated collections of TV shows, movies, music, podcasts, books, apps and games for families and kids of all ages. These collections have been created to help parents inspire and entertain their kids and to assist teachers who are exploring creative ways to facilitate remote learning.
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