Denise Nickerson

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Birthday
1, 1957
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 10, 2019 (62)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
1, 1957
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 10, 2019 (62)

About

Known for playing 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 to Mark Willard in 1995 after the untimely death of her first husband Rick Keller in 1983. She had a son named Josh. 

Associated With

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

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