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On the 20th anniversary of the debut of Fuga das Galinhas, Netflix confirms the animation sequence.
Still not expected to debut, A Fuga das Galinhas 2 will begin production next year, according to announcements released today (23) by the streaming platform and producer responsible for the project.
Check out the Netflix ad:
“BIRD NEWS: Exactly 20 years after the original was released, we can confirm that there will be a sequel to Chicken Run coming to Netflix! Aardman Animations production is set to start next year. Eggsellent. “says Netflix UK & Ireland playing with the words egg and great in English.
The official website of the producer brings more information, check the translation:
“June 23 marks the 20th anniversary of Aardman’s much-loved feature film, The Fugue of the Chickens, which was first released on this day in 2000 and still remains the highest-grossing stop-motion animated film of all time. !
The sequel to Chicken Run is due to go into full production in 2021 and the exciting new adventure will be launched globally by Netflix (excluding China).
Peter Lord, co-founder of Aardman and creative director, says; “Fans from all over the world have waited patiently for a sequel worthy of Fuga das Galinhas, so we are pleased to announce, on the 20th anniversary, that we have found the perfect story. Netflix is also the ideal creative partner for this project: they they love the filmmaker, which means we can make the film we want to make – the one we really care about – and share it with a global audience. ”
Having achieved a defiant escape from the death of Tweedy’s farm, Ginger finally found his dream – a peaceful island sanctuary for the entire flock, away from the dangers of the human world. When she and Rocky hatch a little girl named Molly, Ginger’s happy ending seems complete. But on the continent every type of chicken faces a new and terrible threat. For Ginger and his team, even if it means putting their hard-won freedom at risk – this time, they will be invading!
The sequel to Chicken Run is directed by Sam Fell (Flushed Away, ParaNorman) and produced by Steve Pegram (Arthur Christmas) and Leyla Hobart. Peter Lord, Carla Shelley and Karey Kirkpatrick will return as executive producers. The script is written by Karey Kirkpatrick, John O’Farrell and Rachel Tunnard and Nick Park (creator of Wallace and Gromit and Shaun the Sheep), who will have an advisory role in the film.
The original distributors Studiocanal and Pathé signed an agreement with Aardman to allow the transfer of sequel rights to Netflix. “
The sequel to A Fuga das Galinhas has no preview yet.
In the meantime, read more about A Fuga das Galinhas no Cinema10.