When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit film, 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 nearly twenty years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits second feature-length film revolves around Wallaces newest development: a “clever gnome” that has developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Significantly, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be a worldwide exclusive on Netflix when it starts streaming at some point next year, the new Wallace & & Gromit movie will debut initially on the BBC in the UK prior to appearing on Netflix in all other areas at some point in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having been just recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated brief movie category, its good to see even more claymation motion pictures get the green light– especially 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 two spots as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated movies of all time, Aardman Studios may have a difficult time contending for attention in a time when traditional computer-animated films have controlled the box office.All items recommended by Engadget are chosen by our editorial group, independent of our parent company.
After a hiatus of more than a years, the worlds preferred fictitious British inventor (or possibly 2nd after Q from James Bond) and his adorable canine sidekick are rebounding. Today as part of its ongoing partnership with Aardman Animations Netflix revealed the arrival of a brand-new Wallace & & Gromit movie and the long-awaited sequel to Chicken Run.
Due out at some point in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget selects 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 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 television adjustment of The Last of United States.