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'Willy Wonka' Reboot Planned, Will Focus on Early Adventures!

'Willy Wonka' Reboot Planned, Will Focus on Early Adventures!

A new Willy Wonka movie is currently being planned by Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them producer David Heyman and Warner Bros.

The movie will reportedly follow Wonka and his early adventures, and it is not yet clear what other characters from the book series will be featured, Variety reports. It could be expected that if this new film is a success, future installments of the movie may see Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

The Secret Life of PetsSimon Rich will write the script.

No casting has been announced. In the past, Gene Wilder and Johnny Depp both played the role in different films.

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