Peter Ostrum

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Birthday
1, 1957
Birthplace
Dallas, TX
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
1, 1957 (age 61)
Birthplace
Dallas, TX

About

Former child actor who played the iconic role of Charlie in the 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Before Fame

He was discovered by film agents while performing at a local Cleveland children's theater.  

Trivia

He ended his acting career after starring as Charlie, and has since become a veterinarian in New York. 

Family Life

He married Loretta Lepkowski, with whom he had a son, Leif, and a daughter, Helenka. 

Associated With

He shared the screen with Gene Wilder in his most memorable role.