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What is the name of the dog in Wallace and Gromit a close shave?

Last Updated: 18th February, 2020

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Also know, what is the dog called in Wallace and Gromit?

Gromit is a beagle who is Wallace's pet dog and best friend.

Secondly, how old is Gromit from Wallace and Gromit? Gromit's age is unknown, but he can be implied to be a young dog, somewhere around 5 human years, and 35 dog years. Gromit was originally meant to be a cat, but Nick Park changed him into a dog because it proved easier to model.

Similarly one may ask, who is the woman in Wallace and Gromit?

Lady Campanula Tottington appears in The Curse of the Were-Rabbit as one of the main characters and Wallace's love interest. She is voiced by Helena Bonham Carter. Her family is revealed to have held an annual Giant Vegetable competition at Tottington Hall for over 517 years.

Is there a new Wallace and Gromit movie?

' mystery Gromit! Today, fans throughout the world can see Nick Park talking about Wallace and Gromit's forthcoming new film. Within an interview style short film, available only on the internet, Nick reveals that the plasticine duo's new adventure will be made for TV.

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