A few of animation’s most iconic characters are formally coming again. Immediately, Netflix introduced that it’s teaming up with Academy Award-winning animation studio Aardman to launch the long-awaited Rooster Run sequel Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget (premiering solely on the streamer in 2023), in addition to a brand-new Wallace & Gromit movie (premiering solely on Netflix within the US in 2024).
Whereas Rooster Run: Daybreak of the Nugget will largely function the identical fundamental characters as the primary movie, it’ll introduce a brand new main voice forged. Zachary Levi is changing Mel Gibson because the rooster Rocky, whereas Thandie Newton will substitute Julia Sawalha as Ginger. Bella Ramsey can even be part of the forged as Rocky and Ginger’s headstrong daughter, Molly.
Different forged members embody Jane Horrocks as Babs, Imelda Staunton as Bunty, Lynn Ferguson as Mac, Josie Sedgewick-Davies as Frizzle, David Bradley as Fowler, Romesh Ranganathan as Nick, Daniel Mays as Fetcher, and Nick Mohammed as Dr. Fry. The movie is helmed by Flushed Away director Sam Fell.
In the meantime, Wallace & Gromit creator Nick Park is returning to work on the most recent movie installment. Within the untitled film, Gromit’s fears that Wallace has turn out to be depending on his innovations are realized when Wallace’s “good gnome” develops a harmful thoughts of its personal. Will the gnome have the ability to maintain a candle to iconic Wallace & Gromit villain Feathers McGraw?! Solely time will inform.