Hollywood star Timothée Chalamet has unveiled his first look as Willy Wonka, the fictional younger inventor and chocolate genius within the upcoming movie ‘Wonka’, which might be out in 2023.
Making its method out by way of his official social media web page, the picture posted by the Academy Award-nominated actor on Sunday, options himself dressing in character as Willy Wonka on a snowy set. He donned a black high hat and burgundy jacket, with a vibrant scarf.
Besides the primary have a look at his character – Willy Wonka, Timothée Chalamet additionally shared a close-up shot of him touching a strolling cane whose high resembles a purple current resting inside a flower.
“The suspense is terrible, I hope it will last… WONKA,” Timothée Chalamet captioned the images, studies aceshowbiz.com.
‘Wonka’, the third function movie adaptation within the ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ franchise, is billed as a prequel film.
Plot particulars are nonetheless saved underneath wraps, however it has been reported that the prequel film will “focus on a young Willy Wonka and his adventures prior to opening the world’s most famous chocolate factory”.
When Timothée Chalamet’s casting was introduced again in May, it was confirmed that he’ll sing and dance within the upcoming film.
The 25-year-old actor beat out Tom Holland who was reported to be in rivalry for the function, whereas Ryan Gosling, Donald Glover and Ezra Miller have been amongst different actors beforehand linked to the film.
Other solid members are at present unknown.
Paul King will direct from the screenplay he wrote with Simon Farnaby. David Heyman is producing by way of his Heyday Films. Production started in September for a deliberate release on March 17, 2023.