New film tells the story of Willy Wonka in front of the chocolate factory
The prequel “Wonka” will be released in 2023. It is not yet known who will play the protagonist.
Johnny Depp played the character in 2005.
Willy Wonka’s character, created by writer Roald Dahl, gained popularity in the cinema when she was played by Gene Wilder in the 1970s and, more recently, by Johnny Depp in the 2005 adaptation of Tim Burton.
Well, Warner Bros. Studios. will produce a prequel that tells the story of the character in front of the chocolate factory. “Wonka” will be released in March 2023 and will be directed by Paul King, the filmmaker responsible for the “Paddington” saga.
It is not yet known who will be the protagonist on this project, but rumors have spread that Tom Holland and Timothée Chalamet will be considered for the role. The narrative focuses on Willy Wonka’s youth and early encounters with the Oompa-Loompas.