Discover the origin story of 'Get Rolling with Otis' in new featurette

Get Rolling With Otis Origin Story
Get Rolling With Otis Origin Story (Image credit: Apple)

What you need to know

  • "Get Rolling With Otis" is streaming now on Apple TV+.
  • The series follows Otis the Tractor and his life on the Long Hill Dairy Farm.
  • Apple TV+ has released a new featurette titled "Get Rolling with Otis — Origin Story Featurette."

"Get Rolling With Otis" premiered on Apple TV+ at the beginning of October and, today, the company released a new featurette that goes into the origin story of the new series.

You can check out "Get Rolling with Otis — Origin Story Featurette" below:

Empathy is a super power. Loren Long, author and illustrator of the "Get Rolling with Otis" books, and Michele Borba, Resilience and Empathy expert, discuss how characters like Otis teach young children how they can make a meaningful difference. Get Rolling with Otis is available on Apple TV+.

The series, which is based on the Penguin Random House book series by Loren Long, tells the story of Otis the Tractor and his friends on the Long Hill Dairy Farm.

Based on the Penguin Random House book series by Loren Long, "Get Rolling With Otis" will premiere globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, October 8. This animated adventure series from 9 Story Media Group and Brown Bag Films welcomes young viewers to Long Hill Dairy Farm, home to Otis the Tractor (voiced by Griffin Robert Faulkner) and all his friends. Otis may be little, but he has a big heart. Whenever he sees a friend in need, he hits the brakes, asks how they're feeling, and rolls into action to help! The series is executive produced by Vince Commisso, Wendy Harris, author Loren Long, Darragh O'Connell, Angela C. Santomero, and Jane Startz.

If you haven't seen the trailer for the new series you can check it out below.

Introduce your kids to Otis, a tiny tractor that teaches the joy of helping others. Get Rolling with Otis premieres October 8, exclusively on Apple TV+.

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Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.