"Willy Wonka" director Mel Stuart dies at age 83

FILE - This Oct. 18, 2011 file photo originally released by Starpix shows the cast and director from the 1971 film, "Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory," from left, Paris Themmen, who portrayed Mike Teevee, Denise Nickerson, who portrayed Violet Beauregarde, director Mel Stuart, Julie Cole, who portrayed Veruca Salt, and Rusty Goffe. (AP Photo/StarPix, Marion Curtis, file)





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