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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Funny About Love
He wants to be a family man in the funniest way. With Gene Wilder in the lead role, you can be sure there's something Funny About Love! Wilder, the st (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.
Gene Wilder Passed Away While Listening To 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'
02:28 — Gene Wilder's family revealed he was listening to his favorite song as he passed away. The 83 year-old had been suffering with Alzheimer's disease. He (more…)
FLASHBACK: Gene Wilder and Gilda Radner Gush Over Their 'Irresistible' Love
01:39 — The couple opened up to ET about their relationship during an interview in 1986.
Gene Wilder Passed Away While Listening To 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'
01:23 — Gene Wilder's family revealed he was listening to his favorite song as he passed away. The 83 year-old had been suffering with Alzheimer's disease. He (more…)
Remembering Gene Wilder
03:01 — James Corden fondly recalls his experiences with the late Gene Wilder.
Beloved 'Willy Wonka' Actor Gene Wilder Dies At 83-Years-Old
01:35 — Actor Gene Wilder has died at 83. The star of "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" and a slew of other beloved comedies died at his home earlier th (more…)
Gene Wilder Dead at 83
01:09 — The 'Willy Wonka' star died from complications from Alzheimer's disease.
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dies at 83
01:19 — The actor, best known for his roles in "Willy Wonka" and "Blazing Saddles," died of complications from Alzheimer's disease.
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…)
FLASHBACK: Gene Wilder and the Loves of His Life
02:53 — The comedian, who died on Sunday at 83, was loved by many, but perhaps no one cared for him as much as the women in his life.
Actor Gene Wilder dead at 83
02:08 — Actor Gene Wilder, known for his roles in "Young Frankenstein" and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," has died at the age of 83. CBSN's Elaine Q (more…)
Gene Wilder and Gilda Radner: A love story
01:33 — When news of Gene Wilder's death spread across the internet this week, many reminisced about his iconic roles in "Willy Wonka" and "Blazing Saddles." (more…)
Mel Brooks Remembers Gene Wilder on 'The Tonight Show': 'He Was Such a Wonderful Part of My Life'
00:48 — Brooks honors his long-time friend with stories of their past work and friendship.
The Producers - Trailer
01:49 — A producer and his accountant discover that an intended flop can make more money than a legitimate play. Entire cast is hysterical in one of Brooks' b (more…)
The Producers - Trailer
01:00 — A producer and his accountant discover that an intended flop can make more money than a legitimate play. Entire cast is hysterical in one of Brooks' b (more…)
A New ‘Willie Wonka’ Movie Is in the Works
00:39 — It’s been about two months since Gene Wilder passed away, and there is word that a new “Willie Wonka” movie is in the works. Sources say the movie won (more…)
Young Frankenstein - Trailer
00:30 — The grandson of the infamous Dr. Frankenstein reluctantly decides to follow in his footsteps in this funny and affectionate parody of horror films. On (more…)
Life Well Lived: Actor Gene Wilder
01:30 — Gene Wilder passed away this week at the age of 83 following complications from Alzheimer’s. Wilder is remembered for his iconic roles in “Young Frank (more…)
‘Willy Wonka,’ ‘Blazing Saddles’ Return to AMC Theaters This Weekend
00:33 — Fans will get a chance to see some of the late Gene Wilder’s iconic movies in theaters this weekend. AMC theaters are showing “Willy Wonka and the Cho (more…)
Mel Brooks Remembers Gene Wilder On 'The Tonight Show': 'He Was Such a Wonderful Part of My Life'
00:48 — Brooks honors his long-time friend with stories of their past work and friendship.
Mel Brooks Reflects On the Passing of Gene Wilder to Jimmy Fallon
00:41 — Director Mel Brooks paid tribute to his longtime friend Gene Wilder on the “Tonight Show.”
Mel Brooks Misses Being Able to Call Gene Wilder
05:18 — Mel Brooks chats with Jimmy about working with his good friend Gene Wilder over the years, including the origin of Young Frankenstein.
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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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