Tony-winning Aladdin and Hamilton star James Monroe Iglehart learns to make pancake batter thanks to a helpful rap in the May 27 episode of Helpsters, a live-action pre-school series from the makers of Sesame Street on Apple TV+. Watch the clip above.
Helpsters, featuring Cody and the Helpsters, follows a team of lovable monsters who love solving problems and making a plan. The show's third season, which premieres May 27 on Apple TV+, is set to feature appearances from such stage favorites as Daphne Rubin-Vega, Christian Borle, Adrienne Warren, André De Shields, Judy Gold, Shakina Nayfack, Krysta Rodriguez, and more.
Led by showrunner Eileen Braun, the series has been honored with a Parents' Choice Gold Medal and Common Sense Media Awards.
Iglehart, who won a 2014 Tony Award for his performance as the Genie in Aladdin, has also appeared on Broadway in Chicago, Hamilton, Freestyle Love Supreme, Memphis, and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.