The Shaun The Sheep special The Farmer’s Llamas will premiere on Boxing Day (Saturday December 26th) at 6:15pm, it has been announced.
The half-hour special chronicles Shaun The Sheep’s latest adventure and introduce a mischievous pack of llamas. When the Farmer and Bitzer go to a Country Fair, Shaun steals away with them intent on causing mischief. Besotted by the exotic creatures he spots at auction, Shaun cleverly gets the unwitting Farmer to buy them. Back at Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun is delighted with his prank and convinces the flock that the llamas are just what they need to spice up their lives.
At first, everything’s great fun, but soon their new llama room-mates get a bit too comfortable in their new home. When things spiral out of control, Shaun is forced to take action to oust the intruders and save the farm. Shaun The Sheep: The Farmer’s Llamas marks the first ever Shaun The Sheep half-hour special for BBC One. It was created and penned by Richard Starzak and is being produced by Wallace & Gromit indie Aardman. Jay Grace is the director.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.