New Wallace & Gromit and Chicken Run movies are coming to Netflix

As for the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit movie, initial series developer Nick Park will be returning as director featuring a story composed by Park and Mark Burton (Madagascar, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Shaun of the Sheep Movie). Slated to arrive almost 20 years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits 2nd feature-length film focuses on Wallaces latest innovation: a “wise gnome” that has developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Especially, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be a worldwide special on Netflix when it starts streaming sometime next year, the new Wallace & & Gromit motion picture will debut first on the BBC in the UK before ending up being offered on Netflix in all other regions at some point in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having actually been just recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated short movie classification, its good to see much more claymation motion pictures get the green light– particularly after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That stated, with the original Chicken Run and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit having already declared the top and two spots as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films of perpetuity, Aardman Studios might have a tough time competing for attention in a time when standard computer-animated movies have actually dominated package office.All products advised by Engadget are picked by our editorial group, independent of our parent business. A few of our stories consist of affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may make an affiliate commission.

After a hiatus of more than a years, the worlds preferred fictitious British innovator (or perhaps 2nd after Q from James Bond) and his adorable canine partner are making a resurgence. Today as part of its continuous partnership with Aardman Animations Netflix announced the arrival of a new Wallace & & Gromit film and the long-awaited sequel to Chicken Run.
Due out at some point in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget gets after Ginger and Rockys bold escape with the hatching of the couples new chick Molly at their brand-new island sanctuary house. And while Julia Sawalha and Mel Gibson wont be reprising their roles as the leading chickens, Dawn of the Nuggets cast will still feature 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 television adjustment of The Last of Us.