A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.
Each show highlights a different classic fairy tale, famous tale from mythology, or new original story. All of the stories hold important life lessons.
Let your imagination run wild! The power of storytelling is limitless. Creative writing brings a lot of joy and wonder.
Positive Role Models
Main character Piper is a great role model. She understands the power of communication, isn't afraid to use her voice and create unique stories. Papa and Mrs. Slothworth are also positive role models because they encourage Piper to use her imagination and her gift of storytelling.
Animation includes both human and animal characters. Various types of animals with diverse colors, shapes, and sizes are shown in the stories. Human characters of different ages and skin tones and from different parts of the world are shown. The show's voice cast is also diverse.
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Based on a series of books.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Interrupting Chicken is an animated series based on the award-winning children's book series of the same name by David Ezra Stein. Each episode includes two stories, some classics and some that are brand new, each with a fun and unpredictable adventure. The cast includes young newcomers as well as recognizable voices like Sterling K. Brown. Themes of the show include the power of imagination and communication through storytelling.
Is It Any Good?
Viewers will want to leap right into the stories along with Piper when watching this charming show. Interrupting Chicken is a fun reminder of the power of imagination and the possibilities of creative writing and storytelling. The show sparks inspiration for originality and uniqueness. Piper's unpredictable story additions and adaptions make for an engaging viewing experience. This is a great addition to the slate of shows for children and families on Apple TV+.
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Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.