Warner Bros. Pictures has unveiled the first trailer for Wonka, the upcoming film that delves into the extraordinary story of the world’s beloved chocolate-maker.
Starring Timothée Chalamet as Willy Wonka, the movie brings a fresh take on the iconic role as it explores the origin and journey of the enigmatic character.
“This irresistibly vivid and inventive big screen spectacle will introduce audiences to a young Willy Wonka, chock-full of ideas and determined to change the world one delectable bite at a time—proving that the best things in life begin with a dream, and if you’re lucky enough to meet Willy Wonka, anything is possible.”
Directed by Paul King (Paddington, Paddington 2), the film also stars Calah Lane, Keegan-Michael Key, Paterson Joseph, Matt Lucas, Mathew Baynton, Sally Hawkins, Rowan Atkinson, Jim Carter, and Olivia Colman. Hugh Grant plays a grumpy Oompa-Loompa.
Wonka, distributed in the Philippines by Warner Bros. Pictures, hits Philippine cinemas on January 8, 2024.
Watch the trailer below: