Netflix presented the first preview of his long-awaited sequel to Chicken Run. The film is named after Runaway Chicks: The Origin of the Nuggets.
“The Origin of the Nuggets” by Aardman Animations comes more than 20 years after its hugely popular predecessor.
What Chicks on the Run: Rise of the Nuggets is about
The story follows Ginger, who, after a death-defying escape from Tweedy’s farm, has established a peaceful island sanctuary for the entire herd, far from the dangers of the human world. . When she and Rocky give birth to a girl named Molly, Ginger’s happy ending seems complete. But back on the mainland, the entire chicken species faces a terrifying new threat.
The cast includes Thandiwe Newton (Ginger), Zachary Levi (Rocky), Bella Ramsey, Jane Horrocks, Imelda Staunton, Lynn Ferguson, Josie Sedgwick-Davies, David Bradley, Romesh Ranganathan, Daniel Mays, and Nick Mohammed.
Sam Fell (“Flushed Away”) directs from a script by Karey Kirkpatrick, John O’Farrell and Rachel Tunnard. The producers are Steve Pegram (“Arthur Christmas”) and Leyla Hobart. Executive producers include Peter Lord, Carla Shelley, Karey Kirkpatrick and Nick Park
Chicks on the Run: Dawn of the Nuggets hits Netflix on December 15.
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