When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit film, initial series creator Nick Park will be returning as director including a story written by Park and Mark Burton (Madagascar, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Shaun of the Sheep Movie). Slated to show up almost two decades after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits second feature film revolves around Wallaces most current development: a “smart gnome” that has actually developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Significantly, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be a worldwide special on Netflix when it starts streaming sometime next year, the brand-new Wallace & & Gromit motion picture will debut first on the BBC in the UK before appearing on Netflix in all other areas sometime in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having been recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated brief movie classification, its good to see much more claymation motion pictures get the thumbs-up– specifically after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That said, with the initial Chicken Run and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit having currently declared the number one and 2 spots as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films of perpetuity, Aardman Studios may have a hard time competing for attention in a time when standard computer-animated films have controlled the box office.All products advised by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent business. Some of our stories include affiliate links. We might earn an affiliate commission if you purchase something through one of these links.
After a hiatus of more than a years, the worlds favorite fictitious British innovator (or perhaps second after Q from James Bond) and his adorable canine partner are rebounding. Today as part of its ongoing collaboration with Aardman Animations Netflix revealed the arrival of a brand-new Wallace & & Gromit motion picture and the long-awaited sequel to Chicken Run.
Due out sometime in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget chooses up after Ginger and Rockys daring escape with the hatching of the couples new chick Molly at their new island sanctuary home. And while Julia Sawalha and Mel Gibson wont be repeating their functions as the leading chickens, Dawn of the Nuggets cast will still include some big-name stars including Thandie Newton (Ginger), Zachary Levi (Rocky) and Bella Ramsey (Molly), the latter of whom is also set to play Ellie in HBOs upcoming live-action TV adaptation of The Last of United States.