Timothee Chalamet Shares First Look of ‘Wonka’ – The Hollywood Reporter
Timothee Chalamet supplied a primary have a look at Warner Bros. upcoming movie, Wonka.
Taking to social media Sunday, the actor shared a photograph of himself on set, wearing character because the chocolatier, donning a high hat and topcoat.
“The suspense is horrible, I hope it’ll final …WONKA,” Chalamet captioned the picture on Instagram, paying homage to Gene Wilder’s line within the authentic 1971 adaptation. In one other picture, Chalamet shared a photograph of Wonka’s cane, with a purple and purple wrapped current sitting on high.
Warner Bros. additionally shared the pictures on their social media channels. The movie’s principal images lately started in London.
Earlier this yr it was introduced Chalamet had signed to star as younger Willy Wonka in Warner Bros.’ reimagining of Roald Dahl’s basic kids’s guide Charlie and the Chocolate Manufacturing facility.
Warner Bros. described the prequel — the movie is about to take place earlier than the occasions of the guide — as a “vivid, legendary beginnings of the imaginative younger inventor earlier than he turns into the famend scrumdiddlyumptious Mozart of chocolate.”
Paul King, the director of the Paddington films, will helm the musical with David Heyman and Luke Kelly producing.
Rowan Atkinson, Sally Hawkins, Keegan-Michael Key and Olivia Colman are set to star within the movie.
WONKA ✨✨🍫 pic.twitter.com/ozaerNtroP
— Timothée Chalamet (@RealChalamet) October 10, 2021