Friday, June 21, 2024

Post-Strike: Timothee Chalamet Blurts Out “Willy Wonka, Willy Wonka” During SNL Promo, “Chocolate Man!” (Watch)


No one’s happier than Timothee Chalamet. The young actor blurts out “Willy Wonka! Willy!” and “Chocolate man!” during his “SNL” teaser promo — and notes he can finally promote his movie now that the SAG strike is over.

As I said yesterday, we’re going to be swamped now with actors promoting movies after a four month dry spell.

PS Chalamet is going to be 28 on December 27th. Who knew? I still think of him being college age.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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