Gene Wilder

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  • Birth Name: Jerome Silberman
  • Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
  • Died: August 29, 2016
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Author

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Gene Wilder

Gene Wilder Dies at 83

Legendary actor Gene Wilder died on Monday of complications from Alzheimer's disease at the age of 83. His nephew Jordan Walker-Pearlman confirmed Wilder's passing to Variety. "We understand for all the emotional and physical challenges this situatio… Read more

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Bonnie And Clyde - Trailer
00:30 — They're young, they're in love, they rob banks! Arthur Penn's dramatic (if not totally accurate) depiction of the famed '30s criminal pair ushered in (more…)
2005: The wilder side of Gene Wilder
09:47 — In this "Sunday Morning" profile which originally aired April 10, 2005, correspondent Rita Braver visits with the actor renowned for such comic gems a (more…)
Christian Borle Is The Willy Wonka We Deserve
06:25 — Broadway's 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' star Christian Borle realizes that Gene Wilder and Johnny Depp have set the chocolate bar very high.
Remembering Gene Wilder
05:21 — Actor and comedian Gene Wilder has died at 83 years old. CBS News correspondent Jamie Wax joins CBSN with more on his accomplishments as an actor.

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Mel Stuart
Mel Stuart, Director of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Dies at 83

Mel Stuart, the award-winning director of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, has died, according t…

Kenneth Mars
The Producers' Kenneth Mars Dies at 75

Kenneth Mars, best known for his performance as a Nazi playwright in the original film version of Th…

Jill Clayburgh
Oscar-Nominated Actress Jill Clayburgh Dies

Oscar-nominated actress Jill Clayburgh, who recently appeared in ABC's Dirty Sexy Money, died Friday…

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  • Birth Name: Jerome Silberman
  • Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
  • Died: August 29, 2016
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Author

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