As for the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit motion picture, initial series developer 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 arrive almost 2 decades after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits 2nd feature film revolves around Wallaces latest development: a “wise gnome” that has developed a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Significantly, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be a worldwide special on Netflix when it starts streaming sometime next year, the brand-new Wallace & & Gromit movie will debut initially on the BBC in the UK before ending up being offered on Netflix in all other areas at some point in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having been recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated short movie category, its nice to see even more claymation movies get the green light– especially after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That said, with the original Chicken Run and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit having currently declared the number one and two spots as the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films of all time, Aardman Studios may have a difficult time competing 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 business.
After a hiatus of more than a years, the worlds favorite fictitious British innovator (or possibly 2nd after Q from James Bond) and his lovable canine partner are making a resurgence. Today as part of its ongoing collaboration with Aardman Animations Netflix revealed the arrival of a new Wallace & & Gromit film and the long-awaited follow up to Chicken Run.
Due out at some point in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget gets after Ginger and Rockys bold escape with the hatching of the couples brand-new chick Molly at their new island sanctuary home. And while Julia Sawalha and Mel Gibson wont be repeating their functions as the leading chickens, Dawn of the Nuggets cast will still feature some big-name stars consisting of Thandie Newton (Ginger), Zachary Levi (Rocky) and Bella Ramsey (Molly), the latter of whom is also set to play Ellie in HBOs upcoming live-action TV adjustment of The Last of Us.