Gene Wilder, most famously known as Mr. Willy Wonka. Brought to the minds of children everywhere, a world of pure imagination. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, remains a timeless film, that children and adults from all generations continue to love, to this day. Wilder had a film career that lasted decades and even had some roles in TV; such as in Will and Grace, where he played Mr. Stein and won the Prime-Time Emmy award for outstanding guest actor. He had been nominated for two, Academy Awards and two Golden Globes. Wilder kept his diagnosis Alzheimer dieses private for three years. His nephew, American director and screenwriter Jordon Walker-Pearlman, said it was so to not sadden his younger fans. Wilder passed away at the age of 83, in his home in Connecticut.Â
Lidia Mosqueda, a graduate from California State University Fullerton, has been a news correspondent for MUSETV since 2017. She has covered various newsworthy events such as; press junkets, film & tv screenings, premieres, concerts, red carpets and other public events. As a bilingual journalist she has written about various musicians and artists in Latin entertainment, helping to bring attention to many Latin American talent, here in the states. As a journalist in the entertainment field. Her goal is to break down the stereotypes and assumptions that surround entertainment journalism.