Gene Wilder Acting

Gene Wilder

Acting


Biography

Gene Wilder came over from America to attend the School in the 1950s. He is famed for his portrayal of Willy Wonka in the 1973 film as well as for his role in The Producers and Young Frankenstein. 

Students drinking coffee in Clifton Village
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