Latest Gene Wilder News - Page 2


Wilder Escaped Hollywood To Retain His Sanity

2nd June 2005

Veteran funnyman GENE WILDER has no regrets about leaving Hollywood at the peak of his movie career in the 1970s, because he fears he would have had a breakdown if he'd remained in Los Angeles....

Tagged in this article -

Wilder: 'Wonka Remake Is All About Money'

1st June 2005

Movie funnyman GENE WILDER has attacked TIM BURTON's choice of JOHNNY DEPP to play WILLY WONKA in upcoming film CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY as a money-making ploy. Wilder, who played Wonka in the...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Burton Unimpressed With Wonka Movie

29th March 2005

Director TIM BURTON is adamant his CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY movie remains true to the original novel, after being unimpressed with the 1971 film adaptation. GENE WILDER played ROALD DAHL's literary creation in...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Wilder Reveals The Truth About Gilda In New Tell-all

16th March 2005

Movie funnyman GENE WILDER has poured out his heart about his late wife GILDA RADNER in a new book, revealing that the comedienne was a bulimic binge drinker with a terrible insecurity complex. In...

Tagged in this article - ,

Charlie And Chocolate Factory Tops Family Poll

11th April 2004

Movie classic CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY has been voted the top family film of all time. The 1971 film - starring funnyman GENE WILDER as WILLY WONKA - beat box office smash...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

The Producers Set For The Big Screen

6th January 2004

NATHAN LANE and MATTHEW BRODERICK are to take their hit stage musical THE PRODUCERS to the big screen next year (05). The project began as a film in 1968 with GENE WILDER and ZERO...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Burton Slams Original Willy Wonka Film

8th December 2003

Eccentric director TIM BURTON is desperate to start work on his remake of childrens' classic WILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - because he's keen to improve upon the "sappy" and "weird" original. The...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

The Rock's Instant Karma

16th October 2003

Wrestler-turned-actor THE ROCK has signed up to star as a safecracker in movie comedy INSTANT KARMA. THE SCORPION KING muscleman - whose character dies and is then reincarnated as a series of different animals...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Stars To Light Up Gilda's House

26th September 2003

EUGENE LEVY will join a host of Canadian stars taking part in the second annual IT'S ALWAYS SOMETHING variety show, which benefits late comedienne GILDA RADNER's charity GILDA'S HOUSE OF GREATER TORONTO. Levy,...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Emmy Nominations Announced

17th July 2003

The nomination's for this year's EMMY AWARDS have been announced - with black comedy/drama SIX FEET UNDER leading the race with 16 nominations. It is hotly followed by political drama THE WEST WING, which...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Beckham Tests The Producers

20th June 2003

Former SPICE GIRL VICTORIA BECKHAM is hotly pursuing a big screen career - by begging to screen test for THE PRODUCERS. The 2 BECOME 1 star made enquiries to studio UNIVERSAL, who are remaking...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Aniston And Pitt To Revive The Chocolate Factory

22nd May 2003

JENNIFER ANISTON and BRAD PITT are bringing a new version of ROALD DAHL'S classic novel CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY to movie screens. The Hollywood couple will serve as producers of the WARNER BROS...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Go to page:

12
Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

'American Sniper' Is a Late Arrival to the Oscars Party

The heart-pounding teaser trailer for American Sniper had so much promise that perhaps a current...

'American Sniper' Is a Late Arrival to the Oscars Party

Mark Ronson - Daffodils ft. Kevin Parker Audio

Mark Ronson will finally unveil his fourth album 'Uptown Special' on January 26th 2015 through...

Mark Ronson - Daffodils (Audio) Video

'The Gambler' Is Not Worth the Risk on Christmas Day

Do yourself a favour and go watch American Sniper this festive season. Or Selma. Should you...

'The Gambler' Is Not Worth the Risk on Christmas Day

Bastille - Oblivion [Live]

Bastille perform their single 'Oblivion' live on the Honda Stage at Music Midtown in Atlanta. The track followed Platinum...

Bastille - Oblivion [Live] Video

Clint Eastwood On Crucial Research For 'American Sniper'

Production for 'American Sniper' began back in May, 2012, after Warner Brothers acquired...

Clint Eastwood On Crucial Research For 'American Sniper'

James Corden to Receive OBE before Heading to America

James Corden, the comedian who rose to fame on the critically acclaimed comedy...

James Corden to Receive OBE before Heading to America
Advertisement

Unbroken's Release Mere Days Away, So What Are Critics Saying About Angelina Jolie's Beloved Zamperini Biopic?

The reviews are in for Unbroken and the film, directed by Academy Award...

Unbroken's Release Mere Days Away, So What Are Critics Saying About Angelina Jolie's Beloved Zamperini Biopic?

Theaters To Screen 'The Interview' as Sony Insists "We Did Not Cave"

After the news that several theaters in the U.S are to screen the controversial...

Theaters To Screen 'The Interview' as Sony Insists

Tim Burton & Helena Bonham Carter Split, Rep Confirms Former Couple "Separated Amicably Earlier This Year"

Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter have separated after thirteen years...

Tim Burton & Helena Bonham Carter Split, Rep Confirms Former Couple


More recommendations

Advertisement