After a hiatus of more than a decade, the worlds preferred fictitious British innovator (or possibly second after Q from James Bond) and his adorable canine sidekick are rebounding. Today as part of its continuous 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 gets after Ginger and Rockys daring escape with the hatching of the couples new chick Molly at their new island sanctuary house. And while Julia Sawalha and Mel Gibson will not be repeating their roles as the leading chickens, Dawn of the Nuggets cast will still include some prominent 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 adaptation of The Last of United States.
When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit movie, initial series creator Nick Park will be returning as director including a story composed by Park and Mark Burton (Madagascar, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Shaun of the Sheep Movie). Slated to show up almost twenty years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits second feature-length movie focuses on Wallaces latest creation: a “clever gnome” that has actually developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Notably, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be a worldwide special on Netflix when it begins streaming sometime next year, the brand-new Wallace & & Gromit film will debut initially on the BBC in the UK before ending up being readily available on Netflix in all other regions at some point in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having been recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated brief movie category, its good to see even more claymation movies 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 currently declared the primary and 2 areas as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated movies of all time, Aardman Studios might have a tough time completing for attention in a time when conventional computer-animated films have controlled package office.All products advised by Engadget are picked by our editorial group, independent of our moms and dad business. Some of our stories consist of affiliate links. If you buy something through among these links, we might earn an affiliate commission.