Gene Wilder

Charlie From ‘Willy Wonka’: ‘There Will Never Be Anyone Like Gene Wilder’

Peter Ostrum, who played Charlie Bucket in <i>Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory</i>, mourned his late co-star Gene Wilder in an interview with …

Willy Wonka

Gene Wilder, ‘Willy Wonka’ and ‘Young Frankenstein’ Star, Dead at 83

Gene Wilder, the comedian known to a generation as Willy Wonka and an icon thanks to his works with Mel Brooks on <i>The Producers, Blazing Saddles</i> and</i> …

Box Office

Gene Wilder’s 10 Greatest Movies Of All Time

In honor of the Gene Wilder’s birthday Monday, we made a list of his 10 greatest movies of all time. If you haven’t seen any of these on our list, …

Conservative View

Donald Glover Chosen For Lead Role In ‘Willy Wonka’ Reboot Shortlist

<b>Warner Bros.</b> has a few big-name stars in mind for the lead role in the new <i>Willy Wonka</i> movie and <b>Donald Glover</b> is on the studio’s shortlist to portray …

Donald Glover

Report: Donald Glover on Shortlist to Play Willy Wonka

Donald Glover is reportedly on the shortlist to play Willy Wonka in a remake of Charlie & The Chocolate Factory commissioned by Warner Bros., …

Donald Glover

Donald Glover, Ryan Gosling could be next Willy Wonka

Like the original forbidden fruit, Hollywood can't keep its hands off our beloved childhood heroes, and that now includes <b>Willy Wonka</b>. A new remake is …

Film Industry

Almanac: Gilda Radner

And now a page from our "Sunday Morning" Almanac: May 20th, 1989, 29 years ago today … a sad day for the world of comedy.<p>For that was the day Gilda …

Comedy

Margot Kidder, Who Played Lois Lane in ‘Superman,’ Dies at 69

Margot Kidder, best known for her portrayal of Daily Planet reporter Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve’s Clark Kent in 1978’s ‘Superman,’ has …

Margot Kidder

'Is that for a bet?' Eamonn Holmes' Ribena-coloured suit gets mixed reaction from This Morning fans

Friday morning means Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford are the hosts of This Morning, with their smiling faces ready to greet the viewing public.<p>But …

Television (UK)

Gene Wilder wanted his legacy to be more than 'Willy Wonka'

Willy Wonka

Today in Shattered Dreams: Gene Wilder Hated Being Willy Wonka

Wilder actually feared the role would stifle his legacy.<p>The author of <i>Gene Wilder: Funny and Sad</i>, a biography about the legendary comedic actor and …

Willy Wonka

Gene Wilder wanted to be remembered more for 'Young Frankenstein' than 'Willy Wonka,' author claims

Gene Wilder may have captivated audiences as the title character in 1971’s “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,” but the star allegedly didn’t always feel the beloved story’s magic on set.<p>Brian Scott Mednick, who previously published a biography on the Hollywood icon titled “Gene Wilder: Funny and …

Willy Wonka

Adoptable Pet Of The Week: Meet Gene Wilder!

Gene Wilder is looking for a new home. Will you give it to him?<p>Meet Patch's Adoptable Pet of the Week, courtesy of the Town of Hempstead Animal …

Pets

Gilda Radner Was Married to Someone Else When She Fell in Love With Gene Wilder

Gilda Radner and Gene Wilder had a love story for the ages. Even though their time spent together was short, there's no denying their intense amount of love and respect for each other. Like many iconic Hollywood couples, their romance started on set. In August 1981, they met for the first time …

Relationships

‘Love, Gilda’ Director On Meeting Gene Wilder & Why Some Gilda Radner ‘SNL’ Peers Aren’t In The Doc – Tribeca

One of the big questions many have coming away from Lisa D’Apolito’s mesmerizing feature documentary <i>Love, Gilda</i> which kicked off Tribeca on Wednesday …

Comedy

Why Gilda Radner Tribeca documentary matters in ‘dire’ Trump era

"Love, Gilda," a new documentary about the late, great comedian Gilda Radner, opens the 17th Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday night at the Beacon …

Comedy

A Perfect Circle, un singolo dedicato a Bowie e Carrie Fisher

Il nuovo singolo degli A Perfect Circle si chiama <i>So Long and Thanks for All the Fish</i> ed è dedicato alla scomparsa di alcune icone pop: Gene Wilder, …

David Bowie

Do not read this unless you are ready to see many handsome men smolder

There are a few ingredients essential to any successful romantic comedy. First, the characters have to live in an expensive city and have really nice …

Offbeat News

Jewish Teacher Fired from Quaker School for Making Nazi Joke

If there is one lesson to be learned from the sad, strange tale of the firing of Ben Frisch, it is surely this: If you want to make a Hitler joke in …

World War II

Henry Rollins Will Be Back For More Cannibal Carnage in He Never Died 2

If you’ve somehow missed it there is a killer horror-comedy out there (streaming on Netflix) starring Henry Rollins called <i>He Never Died</i>.<p>The film is a …

Horror

Kristaps Porzingis underwent successful ACL surgery

Success!It’s the news we’ve been waiting to hear, folks. Kristaps Porzingis’ ACL surgery was a success!Kristaps Porzingis underwent successful …

New York Knicks

Paddington director Paul King being considered to helm Willy Wonka reboot backed by Warner Bros

Feb,13 2018 19:17:38 IST<p><b>Los Angeles:</b> <i>Paddington</i> director Paul King is in talks to direct a reboot of <i>Willy Wonka</i>, based on Roald Dahl's 1964 children's …

Film Industry

Who will be the next Willy Wonka?

"It's not a remake," producer David Heyman told <i>Slash Film</i>. "They've done two films, quite different. But it's possibly an origin story. We're just in …

Film Industry

'Willy Wonka' Remake Coming From 'Paddington' Director

Great, another <b>Willy Wonka</b> reimagining! If the Gene Wilder classic and the goofball Tim Burton take on the <b>Roald Dahl</b> children’s book <b>Charlie and the</b> …

Film Industry

John Morris, 'Young Frankenstein' Composer, Dies at 91

Morris was a longtime collaborator with Mel Brooks<p>John Morris, who provided the score for many of Mel Brooks’ films including “Blazing Saddles” and …

Mel Brooks

11 Must-See Movies Expiring From Netflix in February 2018

With the dead of winter upon us, wouldn’t it be nice to just ride out the cold by staying home and sitting in front of the TV?<p>The Oscars are still a month away but, to be honest, you’ve already seen all of those critically acclaimed films by now, right? And with the dead of winter upon us, wouldn’t …

Alex Gibney

That Time James Corden Spanked Donald Trump Live on Stage (Video)

“One Man, Two Guvors” and one future President<p>Porn star Stormy Daniels isn’t the only one who (allegedly) chased Donald Trump around to “get him.” …

James Corden

Inga in 'Young Frankenstein' 'Memba Her?!

<b>Teri Garr</b> is best known for playing the buxom lab assistant <b>Inga</b> -- opposite <b>Gene Wilder</b> and <b>Cloris Leachman</b> -- in the 1974 <b>Mel Brooks</b> masterpiece '<b>Young</b> …

Mel Brooks

Videos: 5 Fan Theories About Popular Movies That Will Ruin Your Childhood

This is a new video from Screen Rant that lists 5 fan theories that will ruin your childhood. Fan theories are all over the internet, with so many …

Wreck

Patch Living: Your January Entertainment Guide

When will the final season of "Game Of Thrones" finally air? Plus, everything you need to know about this year's Golden Globes.<p>We might just be a …

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