Among the Summer Slate for Apple TV+'s Family and Kid Programming are 'Peanuts' Specials and 'Hello Jack!' Shows

Among the Summer Slate for Apple TV+'s Family and Kid Programming are 'Peanuts' Specials and 'Hello  ...

Summer is almost upon us and on hot, dry days where the heat is too hot to bear, it may be best to stay indoors for those days. Apple TV+ is bringing a new variety of new, original and shorts to suit your needs, as well as a number of new favorites including Hello, Jack! The Kindness Show and The Snoopy Show.

Jack! The Kindness Show will feature a brand-new special from Jack McBrayer (30 Rock, Phineas, and Ferb) and Daytime Emmy Award winner Angela Santomero (Daniel Tigers Neighborhood, Get Rolling with Otis) and four new shorts aimed at real kids posing a kindness mystery. After that, the show will feature Jack and his friends performing kindness and becoming kindness ambassadors.

Following that is the live-action series Best Foot Forward on July 22 which takes a hint from Matt Fleckenstein''s life as a Paralympic athlete and motivational speaker. The series also explores how Josh Dubin tries to make friends while still working on his prosthetic legs. The following is a graphic novel adaptation of May Chan''s (American Girl: Corinne Tan, The Bonnie Hunt Show) Surfside Girls on August 19 and Life By Ella, which features Lily Brooks, OBriant (

This summer lineup is fantastic for Peanuts fans, as well as new summer episodes. A Charlie Brown Celebration, Charlie Brown, Hes Your Dog, and Charlie Brown are among the nine slated to debut on August 5. Check out the rest of Apple''s summer lineup below:

Check out the full breakdown of Duck & Goose on July 8.

Duck & Goose is a preschool series based on Jane Startz (Ella Enchanted), Douglas Wood, Chris Prynoski (Harriet the Spy), Ben Kalina, and Tad Hills (Duck & Goose) executive producing. Cathy Davidson, a founding director of the Futures Initiative, and a postdoctoral associate at Transformative Learning in the Humanities, led the series.

Duck & Goose was produced by Brian Muelhaupt (Sesame Street) and Andrew Miller, who was named the best feathered friend in the class, but they still learn how to recognize each other''s differences, notably by Ben Kalina (Harriet the Spy), Antonio Canobbio, and Michael Brown, who was the executive producer of Apple TV+.

Amber Brown premieres on July 29. The synopsis reads:

Amber Brown is directed and directed by Bonnie Hunt (Life with Bonnie, The Bonnie Hunt Show), alongside Darin Brooks (Blue Mountain State, The Croods: Family Tree) and Jon Rutherford as partner. Boat Rocker is developing a group of directors who work for Bob Higgins, Bob Higgins, and Jon Rutherford (A Tale Dark and Grimm, Daniel Spellbound).

Amber Brown is a visual representation of a girl who discovers her voice through art and music after her parents'' divorce. Directed and produced by Bonnie Hunt (Life with Bonnie, The Bonnie Hunt Show), Carsyn Rose (The Rookie, Cousins for Life), Sarah Drew (Greys Anatomy, Cruel Summer) with an ensemble cast including Darin Brooks (Blue Mountain State, The Croods: Family Tree) and Jon Rutherford (A Tale Dark and Grimm,

The season of Surfside Girls begins August 19. Check out the official slideshow:

A live-action series based on Kim Dwinell''s best-selling graphic novel series, Surfside Girls, is directed by Endeavor Content and IDW Entertainment, and features Alex Diaz and Julie Sagalowsky as producer and executive producers. Lydia Antonini (Roswell, New Mexico, and Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn) also serves as executive producer. Paul Davidson and Jeff Brustrom work as a runner for the series.

The live-action series, led by Endeavor Content and IDW Entertainment, features best friends Sam and Jade in a dark California beach town. They must combine their polarizing strengths of imagination and logic in order to solve the seemingly supernatural mysteries hidden beneath their walls. Lydia Antonini (Switched at Birth, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, October Faction) also serves as executive producer. Paul Davidson and Jeff Brustrom also serve as executive producers for IDW.

Final, Life By Ella, will premiere on September 2. The synopsis follows:

Ella begins school with a fresh perspective, an open mind about what the future holds, and a key seize the day mentality. With her best friend on her side, she is able to deal with everything she had before before, and is determined not to let the craze of fake friends and social media status distract her. Hodsden and Pollock have also produced the series.

With an ensemble cast of members including Kevin Rahm (Madam Secretary, Mad Men), Mary Faber (Parks and Recreation, Kidding), Aidan Wallace (You, The Kids Are Alright), Kunal Dudheker (Better Things, Shang Chi) and Maya Lynne Robinson, Ella comes to school with a fresh outlook, an open mind about the future, and a powerful seize the day mentality. Ella is a true advocate for everything she was too afraid of before and is determined not

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