After a hiatus of more than a decade, the worlds favorite fictitious British innovator (or potentially 2nd after Q from James Bond) and his adorable canine partner are making a comeback. Today as part of its continuous partnership with Aardman Animations Netflix announced 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 chooses up after Ginger and Rockys daring escape with the hatching of the couples brand-new chick Molly at their brand-new island sanctuary house. And while Julia Sawalha and Mel Gibson wont be repeating their functions 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.
When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit movie, original series creator Nick Park will be returning as director featuring a story written by Park and Mark Burton (Madagascar, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Shaun of the Sheep Movie). Slated to get here practically twenty years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits 2nd feature film focuses on Wallaces latest development: a “clever gnome” that has developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Especially, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be a worldwide exclusive on Netflix when it begins streaming sometime next year, the brand-new Wallace & & Gromit film will debut initially on the BBC in the UK prior to appearing on Netflix in all other regions sometime in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having actually been just recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated short movie category, its good to see even more claymation films get the green light– especially after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That stated, with the original Chicken Run and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit having already claimed the primary and 2 areas as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films of perpetuity, Aardman Studios may have a tough time completing for attention in a time when conventional computer-animated movies have dominated the box office.All items advised by Engadget are picked by our editorial team, 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.