Status: Development As of October 25, 2016
Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Pre-production on Shaun the Sheep Movie 2 will commence in January 2017, with principal photography likely to start once filming once Aardman finishes work on another project (Early Man), per Hollywood Reporter (10/25/16).
Pitched as Shaun the Sheep in Farmageddon, the animated feature follows the adventure of Shaun and the flock facing an alien invasion. more
In Movie Theaters U.S.TBA, 2019
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Production CompaniesAardman Animation
Rating MPAANot Available
Storylines 2 more
Pitched as Shaun the Sheep in Farmageddon, the animated feature follows the adventure of Shaun and the flock facing an alien invasion.
verbatim plot from variety.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- Shaun the Sheep was originally featured in the 1995 short Wallace & Gromit: A Close Shave.
- StudioCanal has pre-sold the film in many territories even though it is still in very early stages and is expected to be released no sooner than in 2019 (Variety, 11/17/16).
- The original movie grossed more than $106 million worldwide.