After a hiatus of more than a decade, the worlds preferred fictitious British inventor (or possibly second after Q from James Bond) and his lovable canine sidekick are making a comeback. Today as part of its continuous collaboration with Aardman Animations Netflix revealed the arrival of a brand-new Wallace & & Gromit motion picture and the long-awaited follow up to Chicken Run.
Due out sometime in 2023, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget selects up after Ginger and Rockys daring 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 reprising their functions as the leading chickens, Dawn of the Nuggets cast will still include some prominent 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 Us.
When it comes to the still-untitled Wallace & & Gromit motion picture, initial series developer 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 almost two decades after The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Wallace and Gromits second feature film revolves around Wallaces newest innovation: a “wise gnome” that has established a mind of its own. Queue the hijinx.
Significantly, unlike Dawn of the Nugget which will be an around the world special on Netflix when it starts streaming sometime next year, the brand-new Wallace & & Gromit movie will debut first on the BBC in the UK before appearing on Netflix in all other areas sometime in 2024.
With Aardman and Netlixs stop-motion musical Robin having actually been just recently shortlisted for the Oscars in the animated brief movie classification, its nice to see even more claymation films get the green light– specifically after the bomb that was 2018s Early Man. That stated, with the original 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 might have a difficult time competing for attention in a time when standard computer-animated movies have dominated the box office.All products recommended by Engadget are picked by our editorial group, independent of our moms and dad business.