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Peter Ostrum

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Peter Ostrum   (born 1957/1958 in Dallas, Texas)  is an American large animal veterinarian and former child actor whose only film role was Charlie Bucket in the 1971 motion picture Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. A native of Cleveland,  Ostrum practices in Glenfield, New York,  and lives in nearby Lowville  with his wife Loretta (née Lepkowski), and two children: his son Leif and daughter Helenka.  Described as "the most famous man in Lowville", the village's video store has twice worn out their VHS copy of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. Description above from the Wikipedia article Peter Ostrum, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 1, 1957 In Dallas, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
4
First Appeared:
In the movie Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory 1971-06-29
Latest Project:
Series 100 Greatest Kid Stars 2005-06-13
Known For
Poster of 100 Greatest Kid Stars
Poster of Pure Imagination: The Story of 'Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory'
Poster of After They Were Famous
Poster of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Filmography
Series 100 Greatest Kid Stars Unknown 2005-06-13
Movie Pure Imagination: The Story of 'Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory' Himself 2001-11-13
Series After They Were Famous Himself 1999-05-12
Movie Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory Charlie Bucket 1971-06-29