Quote of the Month
“Finding just the right creative partner to bring Willy Wonka, Charlie and the Oompa-Loompas to life in animation was a daunting task…until Taika Waititi walked into the room.Then, it was really obvious. If Raold Dahl had created a character of a filmmaker to adapt his work, I’m pretty sure he would have created Taika.”
— Melissa Cobb, Netflix VP of original animation, discussing recent news that Waititi is attached to write, direct and exec produce two original animated series based on Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’s original characters.
Illustration by Quentin Blake