How did Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’s whimsical inventor come to be?

Wonka sees Timothée Chalamet take on the role of Roald Dahl’s eccentric chocolatier, and reviving a beloved character from one of the best-selling Children’s books of all time.

The film explores Willy’s transformation from a dreamy, candy-loving boy to an eccentric genius after a life-changing visit to a chocolate factory, his introduction to the oompa-loompas and the many mysteries of candy-making.

Director Paul King
Cast Timothée Chalamet, Hugh Grant, Olivia colman, Keegan-Michael Key, Sally Hawkins, Mathew Baynton, Matt Lucas, Paterson Joseph
Production Company Warner Bros.
Year 2023
Filming location(s) South East

Feature Film Extras in the South East

Uni-versal Extras provided casting support for the Wonka Feature Film under the working title of ‘Narrow Mark‘. Filming took place in the South East locations of Lyme Regis & Warner Bros. Studios!

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Dock Workers, Towns Folk, Rivoli Ball Room Folk, Posh Shoppers, Washer Women, Passers-by & more!

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