Making of The Pirates! In The Junior Club


Out in cinemas now is the new 3D Aardman Animation The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!

pirates-still-1It stars Hugh Grant as the luxuriantly bearded Pirate Captain – a very enthusiastic if somewhat unsuccessful terror of the High Seas! – who dreams of winning the Pirate of the Year Award.

Backed by his useless crew, they set out on a quest that will see them plunder, use clever disguises, take on the pirate-hating Queen Victorian and even team up with Charles Darwin and his man-panzee!

The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists in cinemas across the UK now. To find out more visit

The film is pretty crazy so to find out all about Alex will be chatting to someone involved in the making of the film in The Junior Club to find out just how they did it!

Listen to his interview in The Junior Club this Monday from 2pm

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Until then, here’s the trailer for you to enjoy:

Here’s the trailer: