Mel StuartBorn: 1928-09-02 - Died: 2012-08-09
Cause of Death: Cancer
Who was Mel Stuart :
Mel Stuart was a well-known film director and producer from New York, NY. The film that Stuart is most associated with is the original colorful movie musical of Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, starring Gene Wilder.
Other films that Mel Stuart was known for directing and/or producing are: The Making of a President, Ripley’s Believe It or Not (1982), American Masters, Best of the Worst, BBC: A Window on the World, John Ashbery: The Poet’s View, and Acting Normal.