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Gene Wilder passes 
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Post Gene Wilder passes
His version of Willy Wonka will always be the definitive version.


Mon Aug 29, 2016 2:13 pm
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Post Re: Gene Wilder passes
So Sad. Gene defined several roles that later became musicals. In addition to the aforementioned Willy Wonka (which was superior in every aspect to the later remake with Johnny Depp) Gene created the roles of Leo Bloom in "The Producers" and Dr. Frankenstein in "Young Frankenstein". He was one of my favorite comic actors and will be sorely missed. RIP Gene :(


Mon Aug 29, 2016 4:43 pm
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