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Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka' and Mel Brooks comedies, is dead at 83, his family says

August 29, 2016 03:53 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka' and Mel Brooks comedies, is dead at 83, his family says.

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