Cancelled Movies. Wiki

Note: Please, do not add Tony Haygarth died on March 10, 2017 or "Benjamin Whitrow died on September 28, 2017.", because the film was supposed to be made before they died.

This was going to be the original Chicken Run 2 before Aardman executives reviewed it.


  • Julia Sawalha as Ginger
  • Mel Gibson as Rocky
  • Benjamin Whitrow as Fowler
  • Timothy Spall as Nick
  • Phil Daniels as Fetcher
  • Jane Horrocks as Babs
  • Imelda Staunton as Bunty
  • Lynn Ferguson as Mac
  • John Sharian as The Circus Man
  • Debi Derryberry as Edwina

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. In August of 2002, during a showing of the story reels to Aardman executives, they were so pleased with the results they requested Dreamworks to expand the story and make it into a 90 minute theatrical release.
  2. DreamWorks Animation ended their partnership with Aardman after the box office underperformance of Flushed Away.


  • The original version was canceled.
  • The final version of Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget was released on Netflix on December 15, 2023.