Wonka Cast Salary: Timothée Chalamet Gets A Massive Amount

Timothée Chalamet's fee for Wonka Revealed


Wonka is an upcoming prequel musical fantasy film titled “Wonka,” directed by Paul King and co-written with Simon Farnaby. It serves as a prequel to Roald Dahl’s renowned novel “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and the original 1971 film adaptation, “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.” The movie features Timothée Chalamet in the lead role, portraying the eccentric chocolatier during his early days. The supporting cast includes Keegan-Michael Key, Rowan Atkinson, Sally Hawkins, Olivia Colman, and Jim Carter. Here we have covered everything you need to know about the fees of Timothée Chalamet and the others for the Wonka film.

Wonka Cast Salary: Timothée Chalamet Gets A Massive Amount

Wonka Cast Salary

Timothée Chalamet plays the titular role of Wonka in the film for a whopping salary of US $9 million. The American and French actor has secured his biggest paycheque ever for a Hollywood film with Wonka.


Keegan-Michael Kay is playing a key role in Wonka and for that he is charging around US $1 million. Keegan has been hailed for his comic timing and his presence in the film is expected to bring a humorous aspect to the movie.

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Wonka Cast Salary: Timothée Chalamet Gets A Massive Amount

Popular actor, Rowan Atkinson who is known for his iconic portrayal of Mr Bean is playing a significant role in Wonka. He is charging around US $3 million for his role.

Veteran actresses Sally Hawkins and Olivia Colman are also playing major roles in the film and their fees is estimated to be in the range of US $300,000- US $500,000.

Wonka will release in the theatres in December 2023.


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