After several rumors, and few details revealed, it has finally been confirmed that Timothée Chalamet, the 25-year-old French-American actor, will give life to a new Willy Wonka in an upcoming film by Warner Bros. and The Roald Dahl Story Company.
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This new production has already begun, but there was no protagonist who gave life to the project, until now, that he himself Timothée Chalamet confirmed that he will play a young man Willy Wonka in its days before the great chocolate factory.
The film will simply be called “Wonka” and will have the address of Paul king, who was also in charge of the films of Paddington.
Wonka, the musical starring Timothée Chalamet
In addition to being able to appreciate the performance of Timothée Chalamet, who has appeared in movies like Call me by your name, Little Women, Lady Bird Y Beautiful Boy: you will always be my son, Wonka It will give us the opportunity to see Timothée dancing and singing, as this new film will be a musical.
At the moment it is unknown who will accompany Timothée Chalamet in this production. But what we do know is that the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory will not be part. Rather, it will be the prequel that tells the adventures of Willy Wonka before he became the famous chocolatier and created the golden tickets; maybe from when he first met the Oompa Loompas.
Previous versions of Willy Wonka
This will be the third time Willy Wonka appear on the big screen as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory It has two previous versions. The first was in 1971, starring Gene Wilder playing Wonka, which earned an Oscar nomination.
The second was starring Johnny depp and directed by Tim Burton in 2005, considered one of the director’s best films, which also received nominations for its makeup and costumes, and that you can enjoy through Clear video in purchase or rent charged to your Telcel Invoice.
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In addition to Wonka, Timothée Chalamet has big projects on the way, one of them is Dune, directed by Dennis Villeneuve. That means we will have a lot from Chalamet in the years to come.
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