Each week Apple offers a mix of original Movies, TV Shows and Gaming experiences available across all your screens - allowing you to pick-up where you left off. Here's our run down of what to add to your Up Next queue and gaming backlogs this weekend.

Beastie Boys Story

Apple TV+ | 1 hr 59 min | TV-MA  

Far and away our pick of the week, 'Beastie Boys Story' is a live documentary experience chronicling a journey of self discovery from one of hip-hops most influential names. Directed, produced and written by Spike Jonze alongside Mike Diamond and Adam Horowitz. Check-ch-check-check-check-ch-check it out.

Defending Jacob

Apple TV+ | 8 episodes | TV-14

After a shocking crime rocks a small town, an assistant district attorney finds himself torn between his sworn duty to uphold the law and his unconitional love for his teenage son. Based on the book of the same name by novelist William Landay, the first three episodes of this limited series are now ready to watch with additional episodes releasing Fridays. Stars Chris Evans, Jaeden Martell, and Michelle Dockery.  

Fraggle Rock: Rock On!

Apple TV+ | 5 mins | TV-G

Jim Henson's beloved Fraggle Rock characters Red, Gobo, Mokey, Wembley, Uncle Trvelling Matt and Boober join Apple's growing selection of child-friendly content. The Fraggles might be apart in seperate caves, but they can still find ways to have fun together!

Helpsters: Help You

Apple TV+ | 2 mins | TV-Y

Following on from the Helpsters most recent batch of whacky exploits comes a new series of shorts from Cody (Stephanie D’Abruzzo) and the gang as they adapt their plans. New shorts are expected to drop weekly. Everything starts with a plan but sometimes plans change!  

Pearl Jam: Gigaton

Apple TV | 57 min | R

Originally set for a theatrical release, Pearl Jams "Gigaton Visual Experience" will be available to watch for free for one week beginning tonight at 4:30pm PT before fans have the chance to purchase. Produced by Josh Evans, the music video project promises to be a treat for the senses with its 4K HDR Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos presentation. The Pearl Jam album “Gigaton” released on March 27th.  


Apple Arcade Updates:

Sneaky Sasquatch

Apple Arcade | Adventure | 4+

If you’ve not jumped into 'Sneaky Sasquatch' just yet, what are you waiting for? Apple Arcades quirky Sasquatch life simulator brings a major update today featuring: The Town, a new storyline to save the park, new disguises, new food and drinks, apartments to rent, bank accounts, playable arcade machines and wrist watches.

Sigmund Judge

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