It’s been over 40 years since Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory hit theaters. What does the cast look like today?
First, here’s Gene Wilder today:
Julie Cole, who played Veruca Salt:
Julie is still an actress living in England. She is the mother of two children.
Denise Nickerson, who played Violet Beauregarde:
Denise is now an accountant living in Colorado.
Paris Themmen, who played Mike Teevee:
Paris hasn’t acted since a 2000 episode of Star Trek: Voyager. According to IMDB, Paris has worked in real estate, financial advising, and as a Walt Disney Imagineer.
Rusty Goffe, who played an Oompa Loompa:
Michael Bollner, who played Augustus Gloop:
Peter Ostrum, who played Charlie Bucket:
Peter is now a veterinarian in upstate New York. Willy Wonka was his only film role.