Werner Heyking

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Werner Heyking
Born Werner Jannick Heyking
(1913-06-14)June 14, 1913
Denmark
Died October 10, 1974(1974-10-10) (aged 61)
Denmark
Cause of death Throat cancer
Occupation Actor
Years active 1961-1973

Werner Jannick Heyking (June 14, 1913 – October 10, 1974) was a Danish actor who was active in television films and serials during the 1960s and early 1970s. He is perhaps most notable for his small role of newsagent and Charlie Bucket's boss Mr. Jopeck in the 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. He also appeared in the film Downhill Racer (1969). Heyking's final role came in 1973 in an episode of the television series Tatort. He died the following year from throat cancer.

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