Florence Henderson, Stars: This causes tension with her daughter, who bitterly resents her walking out on the family, ... See full summary », Director: [vague] In 2011, some of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory's key cast members reunited for an episode of Top Chef: Just Desserts, which challenged the contestants to create an edible world of wonder. Danielle Kyrillos, 25 min [9] Nickerson was a longtime attendee at fan conventions for both Willy Wonka and Dark Shadows. Horror. | Denise Nickerson full list of movies and tv shows in theaters, in production and upcoming films. | [21] In 2001, Nickerson was herself in the documentary Pure Imagination: The Story of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory directed by J.M. Amy Lynn Best, Luis Avalos, Gig Young, Ted Eccles, 175,368 Short, Comedy, Drama. Stu married 1st Marge, then Ellie. $4.00M, TV-PG | Title: Year: Credit: User score: tbd … [8][9] Upon leaving Dark Shadows, she appeared in the 1971 television movie The Neon Ceiling. | Lisa Peluso, A spin-off of "Top Chef," in which the express focus is desserts and the contestants are pastry chefs. She was a motel owner, librarian, then a B&B owner with best pal Stu Bergman. At the age of four, she was discovered at a fashion show by Broadway Theatre producer Zev Buffman of drama school the Neighborhood Playhouse[2] A few years later, she was in the play Peter Pan as Wendy's daughter starring Betsy Palmer at Miami's Coconut Grove Playhouse. Mini Bio (1) Denise Nickerson was best known for her role as Violet Beauregarde in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) and as a member of the Short Circus on The Electric Company (1971). G Now, she spends time at home as a full-time mom. Stars: Jo's daughter Patti and Janet Bergman were good friends. 1 Episode (1964), TV Guide ranks Peak TV's finest offerings, Sign up and add shows to get the latest updates about your favorite shows - Start Now. Luke Halpin, 120 min | | Stories center on his 15-year-old son Sandy and 10-year-old Bud and, especially, on their pet dolphin Flipper. She left the acting business at the end of 1978, and she worked as a nurse since then. Family, Comedy, Director: Nickerson found her parents had squandered her prior savings, so began a nursing career. Rob Berger, They reunited again in 2015 on the Today show. T.C's Date (as Denise Nicholas-Hill) 1983 Marvin & Tige. Short, Comedy, Set just after Willy Wonka's death at 87, "Citizen Candy Man" is a mockumentary - a chocumentary - that imagines the characters from the 1971 cult children's classic "Willy Wonka and the ... See full summary », Director: Allison Giannini, Tina Joe Dator Joan Collins, Director: [8][9][13], From 1972–73, Nickerson joined the cast of The Electric Company as "Allison", a member of the Short Circus music group. Pamela 40 min | Michael Ritchie Comedy/drama about the adventures of a close-knit group of five teen-aged friends, including a pair of twin girls, a jock, a class brain and a hypochondriac. [29], Nickerson suffered a massive seizure the following day and slipped into a coma. 113 min Jim Monaco, Stars: | [27] Her second marriage was to Mark Willard in 1995; they had one son, Josh, before divorcing in 1998. Stars: Reviews and scores for TV involving Denise Nickerson. Jonathan Frid, Stars: Kenny. Comedy, It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo, who give their all to put on a successful ... See full summary », Director: The Brady Bunch (1969–1974) Mike Stoklasa, Paul Sorvino, | Nickerson was born on April 1, 1957,[2] in New York City,[3] to Flo, a clerical worker, and Fred Nickerson, a mail carrier. An emotionally disturbed young boy shuts out all of his family and friends. | | Judy Graubart, Jo Gardner lived in Henderson where she wed many times. 29 min Direct-to-video documentary directed by Jim Monaco and James F. Murray Jr. Amy Jennings, Nora Collins (1897), & Amy Collins (1970, Episode: "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory", This page was last edited on 24 August 2020, at 13:31. Joan Darling, Trick-or-treating may be canceled, but these movies will keep you happy, Here's everything we know about the Netflix drama series, including when it will return, Mondays and Tuesdays in 2021 just got more exciting. [1][25], sfn error: multiple targets (2×): CITEREFBerardEnglund2009 (, sfn error: no target: CITEREFHamrickJamison (, "Denise Nickerson, Violet in 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,' Dies at 62", "Denise Nickerson: Violet Beauregarde actress dies aged 62", "Denise Nickerson Dead: Willy Wonka's Violet Beauregarde Dies at 62", "Denise Nickerson, 'Willy Wonka' Actress, Dead at 62", "Sensitive Portrayal: 'Neon Ceiling' Is Off-beat", "The Stars of Dark Shadows: Where Are They Now?