After a hiatus of more than a decade, the worlds favorite fictitious British creator (or potentially second after Q from James Bond) and his lovable canine sidekick are picking up. Today as part of its continuous partnership 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 at some point in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget selects up after Ginger and Rockys bold escape with the hatching of the couples brand-new chick Molly at their new island sanctuary house. 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 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 adjustment of The Last of United States.
When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit film, original 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 get here practically twenty years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits 2nd feature film revolves around Wallaces most current innovation: a “wise gnome” that has actually developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Notably, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be an around the world special on Netflix when it begins streaming at some point 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 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 film category, its great to see even more claymation films get the green light– specifically after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That stated, with the initial Chicken Run and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit having already declared 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 suggested by Engadget are chosen by our editorial team, independent of our moms and dad company.