Aardman, StudioCanal Shave “Shaun the Sheep”

Aardman Animations and Studiocanal are teaming on the stop-motion animated feature “Shaun the Sheep,” based on a character first seen in the Wallace and Gromit short “A Close Shave.”

The story sees Shaun’s mischief leading to the Farmer losing his farm and Shaun, Blitzer and the flock heading to the big city to rescue him.

Richard Starzak and Mark Burton will write and direct, while Aardman produces.

Source: Variety