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Peter Ostrum


Peter Ostrum was born on November 1, 1957 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Peter Gardner Ostrum. He has been married to Loretta Lepkowski since 1987. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2007 Sicko (Documentary) (performer: " (I've Got a) Golden Ticket")
 1971 Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (performer: "(I've Got a) Golden Ticket" - uncredited)
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 2005 Citizen Candy Man: A Chocumentary (Short) (everlasting thanks)
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 2011 Veterinarians On Call (Video short)
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 2011 Top Chef: Just Desserts (TV Series)
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- Pure Imagination (2011) ... Himself
 2005 The 100 Greatest Family Films (TV Movie documentary)
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 2005 Best Ever Family Films (TV Movie documentary)
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 2005 The Greatest (TV Series documentary)
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- 100 Greatest Kid Stars (2005) ... Himself
 2003 After They Were Famous (TV Series documentary)
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 2003 Child Stars: Then and Now (TV Special documentary)
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 2008 Role Model: Gene Wilder (TV Movie documentary)
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 2000 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
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- Kiss and Tell (2000) ... Charlie Bucket (uncredited)

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Other Works:

Portrayed "the son" in the Cleveland Playhouse Production "All The Way Home" (1970).

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[on how he almost returned to performing]: When I made Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971), acting was something that interested me. It still does, but not as a profession. The only time I ever considered it again was when I heard they were holding auditions to replace Peter Firth in 'Equus' on Broadway. My thinking was that, perhaps I should at least present myself. Getting the part ... See more »

Trivia:

Although born in Dallas, he was raised largely in the Cleveland, Ohio, area, where he first acted in local children's theatre productions. See more »

Nickname:

Pete

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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Why Charlie, Why? cammer55
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