Timothee Chalamet is determined to play a young Willy Wonka in an origins story in regards to the eccentric chocolate factory proprietor.
The Oscar-nominated actor, 25, will considerable particular person in Wonka, a musical in regards to the personality’s early existence, studio Warner Bros stated.
Chalamet will sing and dance in the film, according to Deadline.
Roald Dahl’s cherished 1964 young of us’s book Charlie And The Chocolate Factory tells the story of a young boy who wins a golden designate to tour the arena-notorious headquarters sprint by the mysterious Wonka and staffed by oompa loompas.
Charlie will not be expected to characteristic in Wonka because it is determined prior to the opening of the factory.
Gene Wilder famously played the personality in 1971’s Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.
Johnny Depp starred in Tim Burton’s 2005 adaptation Charlie And The Chocolate Factory.
Wonka will likely be directed by Paul King, most efficient identified for his work on the Paddington films.
US actor Chalamet, whose motion photography include Name Me By Your Title, The King and Minute Women, will next seem in sci-fi chronicle Dune when it is released in October.