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Gene Wilder Died While Listening To This Classic Song

If anybody can boast of having had a beautiful life, it was Gene Wilder. The "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" star became one of Hollywood's most beloved and celebrated icons. Without a doubt, the life the revered actor led and the merits he accumulated throughout his 83 years were indeed beautiful. When he left this world in August of 2016, his departure was also something you might call beautiful. Wilder's passing was unintentionally scored by one of his favorite songs of all time...

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    Gene Wilder Died While Listening To This Classic Song

    Gene Wilder Died While Listening To This Classic Song

    If anybody can boast of having had a beautiful life, it was Gene Wilder. The "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" star became one of Hollywood's most beloved and celebrated icons. Without a doubt, the life the revered actor led and the merits he accumulated throughout his 83 years were indeed beautiful. When he left this world in...

    What Happened To Gene Wilder's Daughter?

    What Happened To Gene Wilder's Daughter?

    In a 2002 CNN interview with Larry King, renowned comedian Gene Wilder was asked whether or not he had children, and the star gave an unusual response, "No. I had a daughter and lost her a long while ago. That's too sad a story to go into." Did this answer imply that Wilder — who died in 2016 from issues related to Alzheimer's, via Bustle — at one point had a...

    Gene Wilder And Mel Brooks' Only Fight During Their Friendship

    Gene Wilder And Mel Brooks' Only Fight During Their Friendship

    In the movie industry, the parody genre has largely been relegated to second-tier status these days. As No Film School reports, the genre basically died in the early 2000s, when spoof movies like "Epic Movie" were critical and commercial bombs. Not long after, the only studio that was even producing big-budget spoofs — Miramax — became...

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