Still from Stillwater shorts | Source: Apple TV+

Excited for the new season of Apple TV+’s Stillwater or have kids who just really love pandas? Then you’re in luck! Today, the streaming platform is celebrating National Panda Day with all new shorts based on Jon J Muth’s best-selling Zen Scholastic book series right before the third season of Stillwater is released. 

The Peabody- and Daytime Emmy award-winning children’s series follows a group of kids who are guided through the hardships of adolescence by a wise panda named Stillwater. Apple TV+ is introducing three new short episodes to fans of the show: “Jasper’s Journey,” “Making Waves,” and “Breathing.”  

See what the show is all about in the Stillwater Season 2 trailer. | Source: Apple TV+/YouTube

“Jasper’s Journey” follows Jasper the Cat as he embarks on a thought-provoking walk through Stillwater’s garden. Viewers can watch the giant panda as he creates new patterns in his Zen garden in “Making Waves.” Finally, “Breathing” follows Karl as he joins Stillwater and learns the importance of breathing when you’re feeling upset. 

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Produced by Gaumont and Scholastic Entertainment, Stillwater features voice acting performances from Caitlin Friedman, Christophe Riandee, Iole Lucchese, Jef Kaminsky, Nicolas Atlan, Rob Hoegee, Sidonie Dumas, and Terry Kalagian. 

You can watch the all new shorts today by subscribing to Apple TV+. The third season of Stillwater is set to premiere globally on May 19.  

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Omar is an editorial intern at Adventure Media & Events, writing content for The Pop Insider, The Toy Insider, and The Toy Book. Attending the Savannah College of Art and Design, he plans to pursue a career in magazine journalism. Previously, Omar interned for entertainment news website TV-Tea and for Spitfire Strategies, a public interest communications firm. His favorite TV shows are RuPaul’s Drag Race, Absolutely Fabulous, and WandaVision.