Sweeter than any sweet! Timothee Chalamet makes for an ideal Willy Wonka greater than we might’ve ever imagined. The primary trailer for Wonka, the musical film that may be a prequel to Charlie and the Chocolate Manufacturing facility, debuted on July 11 and reveals Timothee in motion because the younger and eccentric candymaker.
Younger Willy has traveled the world perfecting his chocolate recipe, however he faces an uphill battle with the chocolate cartel. Willy’s allure, desires, and willpower assist him as he seeks to open his chocolate store. He has a younger ingenue, performed by Calah Lane, who he takes below his wing, and he guarantees her that “issues will get higher.” Hugh Grant makes an look on the very finish of the trailer as a tiny Oompa Loompa. Hugh’s Oompa Loompa is captured by Willy after following the younger chocolatier.
Timothee filmed Wonka in the UK in late 2021 and early 2022. He was photographed in character on the set a number of instances. His co-stars embody Keegan Michael Key, Rowan Atkinson, Sally Hawkins, Olivia Colman, and Jim Carter. Paul King directed the movie. His previous work contains the 2014 animated film Paddington and its 2017 sequel.
In a September 2022 interview with Vogue, Timothee stated that Wonka is “so honest” and “so joyous.” He additionally spoke about his private expertise filming the musical film, saying, “I hate to say it, however the dream as an artist is to throw regardless of the f**okay you need on the wall, you understand? And I assume what I’m realizing is that one’s private life, one’s grownup life, could be fairly boring and the artist’s life can nonetheless be extraordinary.”
Timothee’s position as Willy Wonka comes nearly 60 years after the story and character’s debut within the 1964 novel, Charlie and the Chocolate Manufacturing facility by Roald Dahl. The ebook was a few poor boy named Charlie Bucket who wins a golden ticket to tour the mysterious and magical chocolate manufacturing unit run by Willy. The ebook was tailored into the 1971 movie in addition to the 2005 movie that starred Johnny Depp as Willy. Timothee’s prequel is ready to be launched on December 15, 2023.