Who plays Charlie Bucket?

Freddie Highmore
Lincoln MelcherTom and Jerry: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie Bucket/Voiced by

Who played the first Charlie Bucket?

Peter Gardner Ostrum
Peter Gardner Ostrum (/ˈoʊstrəm/; born November 1, 1957) is an American veterinarian and former child actor, whose only film role was as Charlie Bucket in the 1971 motion picture Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. Ostrum was 12 years old when selected by talent agents for Willy Wonka.

Who is Mr Bucket in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?

Noah TaylorCharlie and the Chocolate Factory
Mr. Bucket/Played by
He is portrayed by Noah Taylor. Mr. Bucket (His first name is never given) is the son of Grandpa Joe and Grandma Josephine in the novel, but in the film and stage adaptations, George and Georgina are his parents.

What happened to Charlie Bucket actor?

Peter Ostrum had never set foot on a film set when he was cast as Charlie Buckett in “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” It fell to Gene Wilder to show him the ropes. Wilder died Monday at the age of 83 of complications from Alzheimer’s disease.

Are any Oompa Loompas still alive?

At the time of his interview with “Guardian,” Goffe shared that there are only three of the Oompa Loompas are still alive. Some of them were as old as 70 when they got the role.

How old is Charlie Bucket?


Charlie Bucket
Age 10
Occupation Preteen chocolate factory owner (ending of the film)
Allies Helen Bucket, Mr. Bucket, Grandpa Joe, Grandma Josephine, Grandpa George, Grandma Georgina, Willy Wonka
Enemies Augustus Gloop, Violet Beaugarde, Veruca Salt, Mike Teavee, Mrs. Gloop, Scarlett Beaugarde, Mr. Salt, Mr. Teavee

Who is Charlie Bucket in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?

Charlie Bucket is one of two main protagonist of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005). He finds the fifth Willy Wonka golden ticket, and the only child that is not rotten.

Who is the teacher in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?

Mr. Turkentine is Charlie Bucket’s school teacher and appears in the 1971 film, but not in the book or the 2005 film. He has an odd sense of humour, which he uses to express knowledge.

Is there a sequel to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?

Afterwards, Wonka allows Charlie and his family to move into the factory together. Author Roald Dahl disapproved of the 1971 film adaptation. Warner Bros. and Brillstein-Grey Entertainment entered discussions with the Dahl estate in 1991, hoping to purchase the rights to produce another film version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

What kind of awards did Charlie and the Chocolate Factory win?

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was also nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Fantasy Film, as well as Performance by a Younger Actor (Freddie Highmore), Music (Danny Elfman) and Costume (Pescucci). Elfman and screenwriter John August were nominated for a Grammy Award with “Wonka’s Welcome Song”.