What You Need To Know About The New Wonka Movie

The first trailer for Wonka, a prequel to Roald Dahl's beloved Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, has finally been released.  Read on to know more.

The movie is a prequel to the original Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.


The story will focus on a young Willy Wonka as he travels the world perfecting his chocolate craft.

Young Willy Wonka

We also see Wonka creating all sorts of amazing things, from a chocolate river to a giant blueberry.

Moments from the Trailer

The trailer also features some of the original songs from the 1971 film, as well as some new songs.


The movie is directed by Paul King, who also directed the Paddington movies.


The main cast comprises of Timothee Chalamet (as Willy Wonka) and Hugh Grant as the Oompa Loompa.

Main Cast

The supporting cast includes Olivia Colman, Sally Hawkins, Rowan Atkinson, and Keegan-Michael Key.

Supporting Cast

The movie is scheduled to be released in theaters on December 15, 2023.

Release Date

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