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Actor Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.
Actor Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.

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Actor Gene Wilder dead at 83

Actor Gene Wilder, the legendary star of "The Producers" and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" has died. CNN Contributor Nischelle Turner looks back on his career.

Actor Gene Wilder dead at 83

Actor Gene Wilder, the legendary star of "The Producers" and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" has died. CNN Contributor Nischelle Turner looks back on his career.