Netflix took to social media as we speak to announce that the long-awaited sequel to Rooster Run, titled Rooster Run: Daybreak of the Nugget, shall be streaming on December 15. The animated characteristic from Aardman Leisure is a sequel to the 2000 film, with Zachary Levi within the position initially performed by Mel Gibson. Together with the announcement got here a brief teaser, wherein Rocky (Levi) freaks out after seeing an egg partially hatch, after which run away. The film, from the studio behind Wallace & Gromit and Shaun the Sheep, is a type of initiatives that has been rumored a variety of occasions over time, after which turned a actuality in a short time as soon as Netflix jumped on board. Now, we’re months away from seeing it.

After spending the entire first film attempting to flee Tweedy’s farm and establishing a brand new life for themselves, the sequel exhibits Ginger and Rocky, now with a baby, confronted to determine whether or not to return to the mainland to assist save all of chicken-kind, or fend for themselves of their remoted security. Moreover Levi, the film stars Thandiwe Newton as Ginger, Bella Ramsey as their daughter Molly, and returning actors Horrocks (Babs), Imelda Staunton (Bunty) and Lynn Ferguson (Mac), joined by new additions Josie Sedgwick-Davies (Frizzle), David Bradley (Fowler), Romesh Ranganathan (Nick), Daniel Mays (Fetcher) and Nick Mohammed (Dr. Fry).

You’ll be able to see the teaser beneath.

This is the movie’s official synopsis:

From the multi Academy and BAFTA award-winning Aardman (Creature Comforts, Wallace & Gromit, and Shaun the Sheep), and Academy Award and BAFTA-nominated director Sam Fell (ParaNorman and Flushed Away, respectively), comes Rooster Run: Daybreak of the Nugget, the eagerly anticipated sequel to the beloved and highest-grossing stop-motion animated movie of all time, Rooster Run.

Having pulled off a death-defying escape from Tweedy’s farm, Ginger has lastly discovered her dream — a peaceable island sanctuary for the entire flock, removed from the hazards of the human world. When she and Rocky hatch a bit lady known as Molly, Ginger’s glad ending appears full. However again on the mainland the entire of chicken-kind faces a brand new and horrible risk. For Ginger and her workforce, even when it means placing their very own hard-won freedom in danger — this time, they’re breaking in!