Aardman Animations and StudioCanal have released a teaser for Early Man, a new stop-motion animated film from the creators of Wallace and Gromit and Shaun the Sheep. Set in prehistoric times, Early Man follows Dug (voiced by Eddie Redmayne), who leads his tribe in a conflict with Lord Nooth (Tom Hiddleston).
Directed by Nick Park and also featuring the voices of Maisie Williams, Timothy Spall, Richard Ayoade, and Johnny Vegas, Early Man will be released in the U.K. on January 26th, 2018. There’s no U.S. release date as of yet.
Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures roamed the earth, EARLY MAN tells the story of courageous caveman hero Dug (Eddie Redmayne) and his best friend Hognob as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy Lord Nooth (Tom Hiddleston) and his Bronze Age City to save their home.