Denise Nickerson

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Birthday
1, 1957
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
1, 1957 (age 61)
Birthplace
New York

About

She played relentless gum-chewer Violet Beauregarde in the 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. Her television credits include The Electric Company, which ran from 1971 to 1977. 

Before Fame

She had a big break when she earned the regular role as Amy Jennings on the soap opera Dark Shadows. 

Trivia

A year after Willy Wonka's release she joined the cast of the children's television show The Electric Company. 

Family Life

She re-married after the untimely death of her first husband and had one child. 

Associated With

She played one of the dates of Peter Brady, played by Christopher Knight, on The Brady Bunch