When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit movie, original 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 nearly 20 years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits 2nd feature-length film revolves around Wallaces latest innovation: a “smart gnome” that has actually developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Significantly, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be an around the world 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 becoming available on Netflix in all other regions at some point in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having actually been recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated short movie classification, its nice to see much more claymation films 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 claimed the number one and 2 spots as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films of perpetuity, Aardman Studios might have a difficult time contending for attention in a time when conventional computer-animated movies have actually dominated package office.All products advised by Engadget are selected by our editorial group, independent of our parent business. Some of our stories include affiliate links. We may 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 sidekick are making a return. Today as part of its ongoing partnership with Aardman Animations Netflix revealed the arrival of a new Wallace & & Gromit motion picture and the long-awaited follow up 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 brand-new island sanctuary home. And while Julia Sawalha and Mel Gibson wont be reprising their roles 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 likewise set to play Ellie in HBOs upcoming live-action TV adjustment of The Last of United States.