Saturday, November 05, 2011

Leonard Stone, R. I. P. Leonard Stone, a familiar character actor on television and in films who had a memorable turn as an overindulgent father in the 1971 movie “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” died on Wednesday at his home in San Diego. He was 87.

Hat tip to Jeff Meyerson.

1 comment:

Bud said...

Another very good "workhorse" actor who will still be seen after many a "star" has faded into film/electronic dust! R.I.P.