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Subject: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: snozberries on 08/12/10 at 1:48 pm

Rest In Peace: David Wolper has died at 82. He produced TV classics such as Roots, Get Christie Love!, Thorn Birds, North & South, and more.


by and more they mean he produced one of my favs... Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.  :\'(



Subject: Re: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: nally on 08/12/10 at 5:00 pm


Rest In Peace: David Wolper has died at 82. He produced TV classics such as Roots, Get Christie Love!, Thorn Birds, North & South, and more.


by and more they mean he produced one of my favs... Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.  :\'(




That's too bad. :(

I like how you worded the title though. ;)

Subject: Re: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: snozberries on 08/12/10 at 5:06 pm


That's too bad. :(

I like how you worded the title though. ;)


thanks!

Subject: Re: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: Howard on 08/12/10 at 6:43 pm

RIP. :(

Subject: Re: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: MrCleveland on 08/15/10 at 6:13 am

I heard about this too, but some death notices don't even mention that Wolper produced "Willy Wonka"....

But he did produce "Roots"...didn't he?

Subject: Re: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: snozberries on 08/15/10 at 8:26 pm


I heard about this too, but some death notices don't even mention that Wolper produced "Willy Wonka"....

But he did produce "Roots"...didn't he?


He did also produce Roots which is also a fine mini-series but since I use snozberries as a moniker I thought it was obvious which of his works I prefer  ;)

Subject: Re: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: MrCleveland on 08/15/10 at 9:16 pm


He did also produce Roots which is also a fine mini-series but since I use snozberries as a moniker I thought it was obvious which of his works I prefer  ;)


I know...

I have the book "Roots" and is it on DVD?

Subject: Re: Producer David Wolper goes to that big chocolate factory in the sky

Written By: snozberries on 08/16/10 at 1:02 am


I know...

I have the book "Roots" and is it on DVD?

Yes roots and roots the next generation are on DVD. Roots the gift is still only avail on VHS.

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