Report: Actress Denise Nickerson star in 'Willy Wonka' dead at 62

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WASHINGTON (SBG) - 'Willy Wonka' actress Denise Nickerson has died at 62, according to to a report from TMZ.

The report states she had a stroke in 2018 and later diagnosed with pneumonia. She then suffered a seizure and doctors placed her on life support. Her condition declined and the family made the desition to take her off life support.

Nickerson played Violet Beauregarde in the film 'Willy Wonka.'

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