Friday, May 21, 2010

0008. Gene Wilder

Gene Wilder is a well known American actor and director, starring in his most prominent roles in the 1970's and 1980's. He is well recognized as the original Willy Wonka from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and made many extraordinary comedies alongside director Mel Brooks. He has been active in the support of ovarian cancer research and support, forming Gilda's Club after the death of his wife Gilda Radner.


  1. were you the one that suggested he be our commencement speaker? lol- I just remember thinking how AWESOME it would be if he was

  2. Ha ha ha, yeah, that was me. That would have been the most amazing thing.