Christian Borle Is The Willy Wonka We Deserve

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Broadway's 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' star Christian Borle realizes that Gene Wilder and Johnny Depp have set the chocolate bar very high.

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no he said
Flameheart from Thunderclan
freaking mikey
Lily Louie
I miss his hair 😂😂
Sorry In Advance
The bald head is wrong
Very wrong
Man, that piano in the background really wants to play.
Zephlord Dagamer
So now we know they die..... Yay
Lauren Coates
Christian is such a dreamboat 😍
Kiersten Simpson
Roald Dahl had such a dark sense of humor, but I loved it.
Katelyn Mcdermott
I saw the show... holy crap he wasn't kidding about Verruca coming to a shocking demise.
Thanks for sharing!
i love him and this whole thing made me laugh...just looking at him and hearing either of them talk hahaha
Ben Schneck
What does christian say after I want a truck and I want a "blank" seriously it sound like he says Gimmy
Emily Cucci
No one is going to mention Emmett Forest?
hey look its gru from despicable me broadway show
Gavin Campbell
Got a Charlie and the chocolate factory ad before this!!!
I cried the first time I watched willy wanka. I was perfectly traumatized it was great.
Maxwell Medford
Wait wait wait wait wait wait wait.... 3:48 .... Christian, YOU were the buff Scmee in Peter Pan Live?!?!?!?!?!?WHATTHE-?!??!?
i google 'christian borle arms' at least twice a day
with the chance you've been given, you gotta be driven as hell
Molly Tittle
Egg daddy
Abby Hansen
I saw the show yesterday. I was absolutely blown away!
Tay Tay
hard borled egg
Sharp sw0rd37 VIDEOS
WHY BRING UP THE NEGATIVE UNTRUE SIDE OF THE STORY!!!!!😱😱😭😭. I don't care what people say, the other children we're alright the whole time. They got reformed by the Ompa Loompas and got sent to a first aid wing to be treated for anything wrong, and they left home with their lifetime supply of chocolate. WHY DOES'T ANYONE THINK THAT THE CHILDREN GET REFORMED, gene wilder said it HIMSELF that they would be put back to normal. WHY DO YOU ALL THINK THAT WONKA IS BAD AND NOT A WONDERFUL, CARING, CREATIVE, AND LOVING CANDY ENTERPERNEUR
Gaby Wade
veruca gets her limbs ripped tf off
one thicc rich
jaden corona
I loved seeing him in Legally Blonde the musical, he was an amazing Emmett. I know he's is going to be a great Willy Wonka (I'm positive 😂🤣)
Michael Karas
I can tell Christian Borle has a dark side from this interview.
Robert Ryder
I try to watch but gotta delete this dopey sht!! Get old quick!! Just not entertaining!!#! Kind of pathetic copy cat!!#! Sad little man#!! :(
Kailtyn Parker
you could tell from the first moment when they both waited too long for the other one to sit down that this interview was not gonna go down well...
Andrews Time
I saw the show it's Awesome. My favorite part is when the town people sings WILLY WANKA WILLY WANKA the song is stuck inside my head every day I love it
Kenneth Desmond Mosley
Well wil
Boycotting that show if he can't stop being snarky about politics.
Brandon Grant
I can't wait to see it
AV and EK
Christian looks like an egg but honestly I don't care
He looks like his is 30 not in the early 40s; I want those genes and diet!
Abigail Jensen
i love this mans
Kay_ Carlsin
Look up Falsettos, you won't regret it.
Kay_ Carlsin
Christian...where is your hair?!
I'm seeing Charlie on Broadway this Saturday night, so excited! :D
Nickolis Speetzen
This guy owes at least ten percent of his spiritual success or appearances on shows like this to Dark Knight, C. Bale and the insanely awesome and infinitely perfect performance of Heath Leadger.... but he's great so fuck it. Let's just say it was arms. (2 Tony's. that's not nothing.)
Alexia Tr
he has a Tim Curry vibe
I was not familiar with Christian Borle but he made for an excellent interview.
Emeline Emeline
I've liked him ever since Smash. Great show!
Talyta Barcelos
don't say yes antil i finish talking guy
David Wiebe
Colbert you flakey shill you - where is your friend and patron bongo? Is he really in French Polynesia, is he getting trannied over there, whats up?
Ariel Steinsaltz
I got a selfie with him last year stage-dooring "Something Rotten."
He had hair then.
I don't get all these comparisons with Sutherland and etc. Who he really registers similarly to is Justin Kirk. I've been confusing Christian Borle with Justin Kirk, now starring in APB, ever since APB debuted.
Christian Bale playing Willy Wonka?
Handley Family
fuck obama
Rebecca Rivera
Oh, Christian, put your hair back on! And that "skinhead" joke was not only inappropriate, it is untrue.
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