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New ‘Wallace & Gromit’ Film in Works From Aardman/Netflix; ‘Chicken Run 2’ Cast and Title Unveiled

Details have finally emerged for the (very) long-awaited sequel to Aardman’s 2000 hit Chicken Run, still the most-successful stop-motion animation film 22 years after its release, plus a first-look image. First revealed by The Hollywood Reporter in 2018 and since swooped on by Netflix, the film is set to be entitled Chicken Run: Dawn of […]

Annecy: Aardman Shares New Details About ‘Robin Robin’

Aardman Animations–the UK-based studio behind Wallace & Gromit and Shaun the Sheep–presented a behind the scenes look and teaser trailer for its upcoming stop-motion animated musical holiday special, Robin Robin, Thursday during the Annecy International Animation Film Festival. The 30-minute program, which will debut Nov. 27 on Netflix, is the first original production to team […]

‘Chicken Run’ Voice Star Accuses Producers of “Ageism” After Being Axed From Sequel

'Chicken Run' voice star Julia Sawalha has accused producers of ageism after being dropped from the sequel.

Tencent Takes ‘Shaun the Sheep’ Series for China in Aardman Deal

Aardman has struck a deal with Tencent for its 'Shaun the Sheep' series in China

Aardman Debuts First Clip From New Wallace & Gromit Adventure ‘The Big Fix-Up’

Aardman Animations debuted the first clip from an new Wallace & Gromit AR adventure, 'The Big Fix-Up.'

Aardman Animations to Be Honored by London Critics’ Circle

Animation powerhouse Aardman will be honored at the London Critics' Circle film awards in 2020.

Aardman Names New Head as Co-Founder David Sproxton Steps Down

Animation powerhouse Aardman has unveiled Sean Clarke as its new managing director, taking over from co-founder David Sproxton.

Shaun the Sheep Gets an Alien Visitor in ‘Farmageddon’ Trailer

The trailer for upcoming family film 'Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon' from Nick Park's Aardman Animations and StudioCanal features 'Lazy,' a new track from the Vaccines and Kylie Minogue.

New ‘Wallace & Gromit’ Project in Works, Says Nick Park

'Wallace & Gromit' should be back on screens in the next couple of years, with creator Nick Park revealing he has ideas for a few new adventures for the calamitous team.

Wallace & Gromit Creator Nick Park Talks ‘Early Man’ in ‘Behind the Screen’ Podcast

Nick Park, the creator of Wallace & Gromit and Shaun the Sheep, talks about his latest animated feature 'Early Man' and what might be next for Wallace & Gromit in a new episode of The Hollywood Reporter's 'Behind the Screen' podcast series.

Shaun the Sheep Goes Sci-Fi in Aardman’s First ‘Farmageddon’ Trailer

Watch the first trailer for 'Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon,' which was released Tuesday morning.

‘Wallace & Gromit’ Producer Aardman Animations Transfers Ownership to Employees

The founders of British animation powerhouse Aardman — the much-loved Oscar-winning studio behind 'Wallace & Gromit' and 'Shaun the Sheep' — have moved to ensure their company’s continued independence by transferring it into employee ownership.