After a hiatus of more than a years, the worlds favorite fictitious British innovator (or possibly second after Q from James Bond) and his adorable canine partner are picking up. Today as part of its continuous partnership with Aardman Animations Netflix revealed the arrival of a new Wallace & & Gromit film and the long-awaited follow up to Chicken Run.
Due out sometime in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget picks 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 will not be reprising their functions 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 TV adjustment of The Last of United States.
When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit motion picture, initial series developer Nick Park will be returning as director including a story written by Park and Mark Burton (Madagascar, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Shaun of the Sheep Movie). Slated to arrive almost twenty years after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits second feature-length movie focuses on Wallaces latest innovation: a “wise gnome” that has developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Especially, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be an around the world exclusive on Netflix when it begins streaming sometime next year, the brand-new Wallace & & Gromit film will debut first on the BBC in the UK before ending up being offered 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 short movie category, its great to see a lot more claymation movies get the green light– specifically after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That said, with the initial Chicken Run and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit having already declared the primary and two areas as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films of perpetuity, Aardman Studios might have a difficult time completing for attention in a time when conventional computer-animated films have actually dominated the box office.All products advised by Engadget are picked by our editorial group, independent of our parent business. Some of our stories include affiliate links. We may earn an affiliate commission if you buy something through one of these links.