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Netflix Omar Sy“Lupin” and “Jurassic World” star Omar Sy will develop, executive produce, and star in original feature films as part of a new multi-year partnership deal with Netflix – their first deal with a French talent or filmmaker. “Lupin” ranks as one of Netflix’s most popular series to date. [Source: Twitter] EurostarStudiocanal and The … Read more

Wonka Set Video Previews Timothée Chalamet’s Bombastic Musical Numbers

Eager fans can sneak a peek at actor Timothée Chalamet recording a musical number on the set of the upcoming Willy Wonka prequel film. Although the upcoming Willy Wonka prequel film remains years away from its theatrical release, eager fans can catch a glimpse at lead actor Timothée Chalamet on set recording a musical number … Read more

Timothée Chalamet’s Willy Wonka Ignited Johnny Depp VS Gene Wilder Debate — But Why is Val Kilmer’s Batman Involved?

The internet saw its first look at Timothée Chalamet as Willy Wonka. Some fans swooned, while others predictably started arguing over who played the superior Willy Wonka, Johnny Depp VS Gene Wilder. Then suddenly, Val Kilmer and Michael Keaton’s Batman became involved. There’s never a dull moment in fan communities, is there? Timothée Chalamet | … Read more

Timothée Chalamet shares 1st look of himself as Willy Wonka

Timothée Chalamet just gave fans a first look into his role as Willy Wonka! On Sunday, Chalamet shared a photo of himself on the set of the upcoming movie-musical “Wonka” in the classic Willy Wonka silhouette donning a purple velvet jacket, patterned scarf and a brown top hot to complete the look. “The suspense is … Read more

Timothee Chalamet Shares First Look at ‘Wonka’ Character

Timothee Chalamet attends the ‘Dune’ premiere at the 78th Venice International Film Festival on September 3, 2021. Maria Laura Antonelli/Shutterstock The candyman’s right here! After it was introduced that Timothée Chalamet would painting the legendary Willy Wonka in a brand new origin film, the main actor has shared the primary look at his character. “The … Read more

Willy Wonka prequel movie adds The Lion King star

Photo credit: Netflix Keegan-Michael Key has signed up for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory-inspired prequel Wonka. Key, who voiced Kamari in the 2019 reboot of The Lion King, will be playing an unspecified role in the movie, Deadline reports. He will be starring alongside Oscar-nominated Call Me By Your Name actor Timothée Chalamet, who has … Read more

Willy Wonka Fans Debate Gene Wilder vs. Johnny Depp Performance Interpretations

Roald Dahl’s 1964 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory children’s novel went on to become a cultural phenomenon. Hollywood adapted the story under the title Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory in 1971. Gene Wilder delivered a legendary performance as the chocolate factory’s owner. Johnny Depp also played the character in the 2005 reimagining, which took … Read more

Keegan-Michael Key Joins Timothée Chalamet in ‘Wonka’

After the success of his AppleTV+’s comedy musical series Schmigadoon, Keegan-Michael Key is said to have signed on for Wonka, Deadline reported. The movie is the origin story for Roald Dahl’s popular character Willy Wonka, who later went on to establish the world’s most famous chocolate factory. The Emmy-winning actor is the second announcement as … Read more