Studio news

Animated film 'New Mindset' is launched on World Mental Health Day

Stephen Fry voices new Aardman animation on the shocking state of mental health worldwide

Aardman secure new licensing partners for Shaun the Sheep and Wallace & Gromit

Aardman sign a host of new deals ahead of Europe's biggest licensing show

Aardman Sales & Acquisitions arm bolster portfolio with new preschool properties

Aardman's international rights division take on global sales and distribution for exciting new animated series.

Shaun the Sheep attraction to open at Paradise Country in Australia

Shaun and the flock head down under with new family attraction opening on Australia's Gold Coast.

'Shaun the Sheep Farm Garden' attraction to open in Japan

'Shaun the Sheep Farm Garden' to open at English Garden Rosa & Berry in Tawada, Japan in 2019.

World-class talent & release date announced alongside new trailer launch for 11:11 Memories Retold

World-class talent announced Elijah Wood and Sebastian Koch announced alongside release date and new trailer for 11-11: Memories Retold.

New learning series 'Learning Time with Timmy' launches on YouTube

Aardman have today launched Learning Time with Timmy – a new online series created in partnership with the British Council, world experts in teaching English.

Gromit Unleashed 2: Trail Locations Released

With less than two months to go, The Grand Appeal have announced the trail locations for this summer's charity arts trail Gromit Unleased 2.

Aardman, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment and DigixArt collaborate to create 11:11 Memories Retold

Aardman, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment and DigixArt collaborate to create an artistic story-driven experience set during World War I


Aardman's Partner Content divisions hires Jungler to represent the studio's advertising business in France and further bolsters it's directorial roster by signing two new directors.


Breaking Bad star calls on nation to #ShareTheOrange to get people thinking differently about dementia.

Aardman & Science Museum Group bring objects to life with Treasure Hunters app

Aardman and Science Museum Group bring museum displays to life and build understanding of how science impacts our everyday lives with new Treasure Hunters app.

Aardman shows the impact of Malaria in animated film as part of global awareness campaign

Aardman shows the impact of the world’s oldest and deadliest disease as part of global campaign demanding bold political action on malaria.

Aardman and Land's End open 'Aardman Presents: A Grand Experience' this February

The new ‘Aardman Presents: A Grand Experience’, attraction is based at Land’s End and open's to visitors this February half term.

Hopster Studios Licenses its Original Content to Aardman for Global Distribution

New agreement with Aardman marks Hopster’s move towards content development and licensing for broad-based audiences worldwide.

New 'Playtime with Pantosaurus' game helps keep kids safe from abuse

Aardman have produced a new game for NSPCC which aims to keep children safe from sexual abuse.

DFS Partners with 'Early Man' for New Year campaign

DFS, working with krow communications, has struck a partnership with Aardman and STUDIOCANAL ahead of the release of ’EARLY MAN’, which sees characters from the new movie feature in DFS’ Winter Sale campaign.

New trailer for Nick park's Early Man released worldwide

New trailer released for Nick Park's 'Early Man' as CBeebies announce Eddie Redmayne will read the Christmas Day Bedtime Story.

Watch all your favourite Aardman content this Christmas

We've put together a full guide of Aardman films and specials to make sure you don't miss your favourites this Christmas!

Shaun the Sheep's 'Sustainable Shaun' game launches across the EU

An exciting new 'Sustainable Shaun' game launched in 28 beautiful new versions, in all EU languages. Kids are called to help Shaun the Sheep build a sustainable city.

Rob Brydon, Kayvan Novak and Miriam Margolyes join Early Man's bronze age cast

Rob Brydon, Kayvan Novak and Miriam Margolyes join Early Man's bronze age cast and new character posters are release worldwide.

Aardman creates animated Turkey Dash for PayPal’s new Christmas campaign

Eight charities feature in PayPal’s innovative Christmas campaign that encourages people to donate more to good causes this Christmas

Gromit Unleashed 2: The Grand Appeal Reveals 2018 Trail Characters

Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Appeal is teaming up with Aardman for a new public arts train in 2018, featuring not one but three favourite Aardman characters.

New Shaun the Sheep branded attractions open in Japan

Two very different Shaun the Sheep attractions open in Japan offering families further opportunities to enjoy the brand

Aardman teams with Myer on return of Angel, Elf, Mouse & Reindeer

Aardman join forces with Myer and Clemenger BBDO for the third time to produce a new festive story featuring Myer’s Christmas characters.


Aardman showcase simplicity in new spot for Dacia

Aardman and Publicis London showcase simplicity in new 'Simple is Smart' spot for global car brand Dacia.


Aardman has today launched a new platform and distribution offering for creators of animated comedy.

Aardman announce charity art auction to support 'Aardriders' charity fundraising

Aardman will auction original and limited edition art to support Bristol Children's Hospital.

New trailer released for Nick Park's prehistoric adventure 'Early Man'

Aardman partner with British Council on mass collaborative arts event for UK-India 2017

Aardman have partnered with British Council India on new mass collaborative arts event 'Saptan Stories' that will engage the Indian public to generate the first ever crowdsourced short story, interpreted and illustrated by 7 standout artists from India and the UK.

Dave Osmand (1964-2017)

Aardman remember long-time Aardman animator Dave Osmand in a touching tribute following his death this week.

Wallace & Gromit and Friends: The Magic of Aardman exhibition opens at ACMI

Giant Morph launches new Grand Appeal charity exhibition to mark characters 40th

A giant Morph sculpture will be touring Bristol this summer to promote the upcoming charity exhibition 'Morph: Still Naughty a 40' charity exhibition by The Grand Appeal.

A tribute: Peter Sallis, voice of Wallace dies aged 96

Take part in a Crowd Record for Aardman’s latest movie!

Fans local to Bristol are invited to take part in a crowd sound record that will feature in Nick Park's upcoming movie 'Early Man'.

Lionsgate acquires U.S. distribution rights to Aardman & StudioCanal film 'Early Man'

Lionsgate has acquired US distribution rights to the Aardman and STUDIOCANAL's much anticipated animated comedy adventure 'Early Man'.

Aardman produce 'Headbomz' with Valenstein & Fatt for Vodafone Ireland Foundation and ISPCC Childline

Aardman produce new animated film for schools programme designed to assist parents and teachers to show children how talking makes us stronger.

Aardman launches Morph emoji stickers to celebrate characters 40th birthday

Aardman have launched a free Morph emoji sticker pack created by co-founder Peter Lord to celebrate the characters 40th anniversary.

Shaun enters the virtual world with Shaun the Sheep Movie Barn VR experience

Aardman launches first character brand virtual reality experience Shaun the Sheep Movie Barn VR.

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