Are any of the Oompa Loompas still alive?
I was one of the original Oompa Loompas in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, filmed in Munich in 1970. The Oompa Loompas went on to do various other TV, film and stage shows, but there are now only three of us alive.
Who played Willy Wonka the new one?
|Cast overview, first billed only:|
|Johnny Depp||Willy Wonka|
|Freddie Highmore||Charlie Bucket|
|David Kelly||Grandpa Joe|
|Helena Bonham Carter||Mrs. Bucket|
Who recently died from Willy Wonka?
Denise Nickerson, the actress best known for playing the spoiled, gum-obsessed girl Violet Beauregarde in the beloved film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, died Wednesday night. She was 62. Her family announced her death in a Facebook post late Wednesday night: “She’s gone.”
Is Charlie Bucket still alive?
Charlie Bucket – Peter Ostrum
He now lives in Lowville, New York and works as a vet.
Does Augustus Gloop die?
Augustus’s fate is left ambiguous, in both the London and Broadway version. Although keeping many of the same aspects of his West End Musical Counterpart, Broadway Augustus is actually played by a young adult and his father is implied to be deceased (like Charlie’s).