Shaun the Sheep Movie Sequel is now in Development, thanks to Aardman Animations and distribution/production partner StudioCanal. The stop-motion feature’s production is set to start in January 2017.
Shaun the Sheep, a Wallace & Gromit spinoff is directed by Richard Starzak and Mark Burton and it has surpassed performance expectation when it was launched in 2015. It has proved to be one of StudioCanal’s most successful releases of 2015, which made more than $100 million at the worldwide box office after opening in 70 countries.
According to David Sproxton, executive chairman and co-founder at Aardman, Shaun the Sheep’s move to the big screen confirmed a hit with audiences all over the world that he and the flock are excited to be getting on another huge screen adventure. Once again, Aardman is collaborating with StudioCanal to produce another rip-roaring comedy that features Shaun and the gang in a story that takes them to a greater height of madness.