After a hiatus of more than a decade, the worlds favorite fictitious British inventor (or potentially 2nd after Q from James Bond) and his adorable canine sidekick are making a resurgence. Today as part of its continuous collaboration with Aardman Animations Netflix announced the arrival of a brand-new Wallace & & Gromit movie and the long-awaited follow up to Chicken Run.
Due out at some point in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget chooses up after Ginger and Rockys daring escape with the hatching of the couples brand-new chick Molly at their new island sanctuary house. And while Julia Sawalha and Mel Gibson will not be repeating their functions as the leading chickens, Dawn of the Nuggets cast will still feature some big-name stars consisting of Thandie Newton (Ginger), Zachary Levi (Rocky) and Bella Ramsey (Molly), the latter of whom is likewise set to play Ellie in HBOs upcoming live-action television adjustment of The Last of United States.
As for the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit motion picture, 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 arrive nearly twenty years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits second feature film revolves around Wallaces most current invention: a “smart gnome” that has established a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Especially, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be a worldwide exclusive on Netflix when it starts streaming at some point next year, the brand-new Wallace & & Gromit movie will debut first on the BBC in the UK prior to appearing on Netflix in all other regions at some point in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having been just recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated short film category, its nice to see even more claymation films get the green light– specifically after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That stated, with the initial Chicken Run and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit having currently claimed the number one and 2 areas as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films of all time, Aardman Studios might have a difficult time completing for attention in a time when traditional computer-animated films have actually controlled the box office.All items suggested by Engadget are chosen by our editorial team, independent of our moms and dad company.