Apple TV+ has renewed Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock for a second season. The second season will see the return of Daveed Diggs and also Ariana DeBose, Brett Goldstein, and Catherine O’Hara in guest starring roles. Production has already begun on the second season in Calgary, Canada.
Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock returns to the world created originally by Jim Henson in 1983. The original version of the show ran for five seasons. Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock debuted on Apple TV+ earlier this year in January. It became an immediate hit. Currently, it has a 100% critics rating score on Rotten Tomatoes. It was recently recognized by the Sentinel Awards for Outstanding Children’s Programming, and with three nominations by the inaugural Children’s & Family Emmy Awards for Outstanding Children’s or Family Viewing Series, Outstanding Cinematography for a Live Action Single Camera Program, Outstanding Editing for a Single Camera Program and a win for Outstanding Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design. The series also recently released a holiday special, Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock Night of the Lights. This is also streaming on Apple TV+.
Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock Description
The Fraggles are back for more epic, fun adventures! This time, with big changes affecting the Rock, the Fraggles, Doozers and Gorgs will be forced to confront their past and celebrate their interdependence, as they move through challenges together with hope, silliness and brand new songs, all while dancing their cares away … down at Fraggle Rock.
Jim Henson’s fun-loving and musical Fraggles — Gobo, Red, Boober, Mokey, Wembley and Uncle Travelling Matt — alongside new Fraggles and Doozers, embark on epic, hilarious adventures about the magic that happens when we celebrate and care for our interconnected world.
“Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock” is executive produced by The Jim Henson Company’s Lisa Henson and Halle Stanford, longtime Henson collaborator John Tartaglia, and Matt Fusfeld and Alex Cuthbertson. Co-executive producers are Dave Goelz and Karen Prell, and executive music producer is Harvey Mason jr. The new season is produced by Chris Plourde and co-produced by Tim O’Brien. The series is produced in association with New Regency with Yariv Milchan and Michael Schaefer executive producing.
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