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The Cast of ‘Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory’ Where Are They Now?

It’s been 44 years since we first visited a world of imagination, but the cast of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory recently reunited and made all of our hearts melt! After all these years later, it might sound surprising, but Willy Wonka was actually a box office disappointment. Parents felt the film had a “crude moral story” and it didn’t land with family audiences, but obviously over time, everyone saw Willy Wonka for the true cinematic gem that it is!

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R.I.P. – Grandpa Joe

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Our favorite of Charlie’s grandparents, was actor Jack Albertson as Grandpa Joe. Only a few short years after the success of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Albertson passed away in 1981 from colorectal cancer.

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