After years of Chicken Run followers questioning whether or not the stop-motion traditional would ever be again for a sequel, Netflix lastly answered final summer season with a resounding “sure,” however was tight-lipped about key particulars like who all would possibly be coming again to reprise their roles and who might not.
Although we’re nonetheless a methods out from director Sam Fell’s Chicken Run: Daybreak of the Nugget’ premiere, Netflix has simply shared a cache of latest details about the sequel together with our first look (type of) on the film’s central hero. Set a while after the primary movie, Daybreak of the Nugget finds Ginger (Thandiwe Newton) and Rocky (Zachary Levi) settling into new lives on an idyllic island utterly devoid of people the place they really feel protected sufficient to lastly begin a family. Although the chickens are delighted by the delivery of the daughter Molly (Bella Ramsey), the younger chick’s wanderlust quickly places her at odds together with her dad and mom after her curiosity concerning the mainland is piqued by rumors concerning the harmful issues that occur there.
Although Newton, Ramsey, and Levi are all newcomers to the Chicken Run franchise, they’ll be joined by Jane Horrocks, Imelda Staunton, and Lynn Ferguson, who voiced the chickens Babs, Hunty, and Mac, respectively, within the first movie. Rounding out the solid are Josie Sedgwick-Davies as Edie, David Bradley as Fowler, Romesh Ranganathan as Nick, Daniel Mays as Fletcher, and Nick Mohammed as Dr. Fry.
Nick park, creator and director of Wallace & Gromit.
Together with the Chicken Run information, Netflix additionally introduced that it’s shifting ahead with one other Wallace & Gromit characteristic co-directed by Wallace & Gromit creator Nick Park and Merlin Crossingham. A press launch concerning the at the moment unnamed Wallace & Gromit film describes its story as specializing in what occurs when Wallace’s newest invention — a “sensible gnome” — appears to realize sentience and start wreaking havoc upon its creator’s and Gromit’s quiet lives.
Whereas there are at the moment no particulars on when to anticipate the following Wallace & Gromit characteristic, Chicken Run: Daybreak of the Nugget is slated to hit Netflix in 2023.