Feeding Tube Hell: ‘Willy Wonka’ Star Denise Nickerson Hospital Bed Photos Revealed
Willy Wonka actress Denise Nickerson suffered a “massive stroke” last week that left her in ICU with a feeding tube and now RadarOnline.com exclusively obtained disturbing photos of the star suffering in her hospital bed. Her son Josh revealed to Radar his mom was “not fully cognizant” and the family was “not sure” when Denise, who played the human blueberry Violet as a child actress in the beloved 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, was going to be able to leave the hospital as she’s not able to care for herself. “She can’t walk. She can’t talk,” he said. Click through the gallery for more.