preteen 10,11,or 12
Preteen chocolate factory owner (ending of the film)
This article is about the 2005 film character, you might be looking for the original character.
Charlie Bucket is the titular main protagonist of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005). He finds the final Willy Wonka golden ticket, and the only child that is not rotten.
He is portrayed by Freddie Highmore.
Mr. Bucket and Mrs. Bucket (parents)
Willy Wonka (new brother)
Throughout the whole movie, he lives in the Bucket household with his family. At the end, he moves into Willy Wonka's factory with a copy of it built inside.
- Charlie was the only child who didn't get eliminated or had a song.
- Charlie was the only child who didn't leave the factory by the main gate.
- Charlie is the only child who isn't rotten.
- He was the last child to find Willy Wonka's golden tickets.
- He is the oldest child of the tour.
- He was born sometime during winter.