(Actor - Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory [Augustus Gloop]) DUE TO SCHEDULING CONFLICT, WILL NOT ATTEND
Michael ‘Böllner’ is a German former child actor who played Augustus Gloop in the 1971 film Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
Interviewed on HBO, along with the other stars of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, he said he enjoyed acting in the film, even though he could not speak English beforehand and had to have his lines coached by a crewmember.
In the feautrette “Pure Imagination, The Making of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” Böllner mentioned that he has done a couple more films in Germany after Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, but quit soon because his father said he should finish school. He is now a tax accountant in Munich.