50 YEARS LATER!
To celebrate the film’s 50th anniversary, we tracked down the cast of the much-loved family favourite
December 17 marks an astonishing 50 years since musical adventure film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang graces our screens. Loosely based on a novel by James Bond creator Ian Fleming, the film was cowritten by the late great children’s author Roald Dahl, whose tale of a magical car, an inventor and his two children, a beautiful heiress and a cast of villains including a terrifying child catcher has captivated audiences for decades. So, what happened to the stars of the cherished film? Read on to find out what came next for the fab four.
The flying car thrilled children and adults alike in 1968 – and still does today!