Makers of the upcoming fantasy offering Wonka have finally unveiled the film’s official trailer.
After debuting the first footage from Paul King’s Wonka at CinemaCon last year, Warner Bros unwrapped the new trailer for the prequel to Roald Dahl’s beloved Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Timothée Chalamet stars as the enigmatic Willy Wonka in the movie focusing on the candymaker’s origins.
The film is directed by Paddington helmer King from a screenplay he co-wrote with Simon Farnaby. The cast also includes Keegan-Michael Key, Rowan Atkinson, Sally Hawkins, Olivia Colman, Jim Carter, Matt Lucas, Natasha Rothwell, Tom Davis, Mathew Baynton, and Simon Farnaby, reported Deadline.
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Soon after the makers unveiled the official trailer, fans flooded the comment section with red hearts and fire emoticons.
“He’s an icon. He’s a legend. He is the moment,” a fan commented.
Another fan wrote, “Timothée just fits Wonka's role perfectly.”
“They chose the perfect actor for the role. Can't wait to see,” another one said.
The film is set to hit the theaters on Dec. 15. (ANI)