Tom Holland and Timothée Chalamet are among the names being eyed for the titular role.
The actress starred as Violet Beauregarde in the 1972 version of the film.
Ezra Miller is also up for the role of the young candy creator.
Richard Kind, DeVotchKa, and Elle King were also part of the special tribute concert.
Breaking Bad’s Giancarlo Esposito, Richard Kind, and Ingrid Michaelson also appearing in the special two-night event.
Harry Potter producer David Heyman will head up the project.
The band unveils its latest homage to Willy Wonka.
The “definitive” Primus lineup pay homage to the original Willy Wonka film with a remake of their own.
From the band’s upcoming remake of Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory.