First Look At Timothée Chalamet As Willy Wonka Or Possibly Gonzo The Great

There's a "Charlie and the Chocolate factory" prequel movie on the way, because of course there is, and star Timothée Chalamet has shared a first look at himself as a young version of eccentric chocolatier and labor law dodger Willy Wonka. Currently titled "Wonka," the movie might sound like a soulless cash-in, but it has a little magic up its sleeve -- or rather, behind the camera. Paul King, who directed the delightful "Paddington" and "Paddington 2," is helming "Wonka" and co-wrote the screenplay with his "Paddington 2" writing partner Simon Farnaby. If anyone can wash the cynicism from our hearts and make... The post First Look At Timothée Chalamet As Willy Wonka Or Possibly Gonzo The Great appeared first on /Film.

Oct 11, 2021 - SlashFilm
There's a "Charlie and the Chocolate factory" prequel movie on the way, because of course there is, and star Timothée Chalamet has shared a first look at himself as a young version of eccentric chocolatier and labor law dodger Willy Wonka. Currently titled "Wonka," the movie might sound like a soulless cash-in, but it has a little magic up its sleeve -- or rather, behind the camera. Paul King, who directed the delightful "Paddington" and "Paddington 2," is helming "Wonka" and co-wrote the screenplay..