A sequel for ‘Chicken Run‘ is currently in development. Chicken Run is the highest-grossing animated film of all time. The sequel is titled Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget, directed by Sam Fell and is scheduled to release in 2023 on Netflix.
Aardman and Netflix have today announced the voice cast are Thandiwe Newton (Ginger), Zachary Levi (Rocky), Bella Ramsey (Molly) plus a host of returning voice talent from the first movie, including Jane Horrocks (Babs), Imelda Staunton (Bunty) and Lynn Ferguson (Mac). Check out the first look below.
The original Chicken Run was released in 2000, It follows a flock of chickens determined to escape their fate at the farm where they’re being raised for the slaughter. The farm owners, Mr. and Mrs. Tweedy, have plans to turn them all into delicious chicken pies, but Ginger the chicken, a strategist and mastermind, and Rocky the rooster, a snazzy American, organize their feathery friends to escape their evil clutches. Also, the other cast includes Josie Sedgwick-Davies (Frizzle), David Bradley (Fowler), Romesh Ranganathan (Nick), Daniel Mays (Fetcher), and Nick Mohammed (Dr. Fry).