Danny DeVito as Harry Wormwood, a grumpy, hateful and abusive crooked car salesman, Matilda and Michael’s father and Zinnia’s husband. DeVito also narrated the film.
They have three children: Lucy Chet DeVito (born March 11, 1983), Grace Fan DeVito (born March 1985), and Jacob Daniel DeVito (born October 1987). Perlman and DeVito have acted alongside each other several times, including in the television show Taxi and the feature film Matilda (where they played Matilda’s parents).
Matilda’s father died when she was young, having fallen off of a ladder two months after the coffeehouse was opened (2.7). He was 35 years old at the time.
Life with the Wormwoods
Matilda lives with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wormwood, and her brother, Michael.
|Matilda 2: Revenge of the Trunchbull’s Sister|
|Distributed by||20th Century Studios; Original Film Skydance Media|
|Release date||November 24, 2023|
|Running time||99 Minutes|
After having a great day at work selling five cars, Matilda’s father challenges her brother Michael to count how much he made in profit. Matilda answers before Michael and is accused of being a cheat and a liar. The family begins dinner to move on from the argument.
Mr Wormwood – husband to Mrs Wormwood and father of Michael and Matilda – is a second-hand car salesman who likes to swindle his customers. “Sawdust,” he tells his family, “is one of the great secrets of my success.”
Background. Matilda Wormwood is only five years old, but she is a genius. Unfortunately her parents are too stupid to even notice. Worse, her horrible headmistress Miss Trunchbull is a bully who makes life difficult for Matilda’s teacher, Miss Honey, and her friends.
Lavender is Matilda Wormwood’s best friend. Described as “gutsy and adventurous,” she is just as enthralled by Hortensia’s Trunchbull horror stories as Matilda, and later on she devises her own way to cause that terrible headmistress of theirs a few troubles.
Mara Elizabeth Wilson was born on Friday, July 24th, 1987 in Los Angeles, California. She is the oldest daughter of Michael and Suzie Wilson, with three elder brothers – Danny (b.
Her parents do not recognize her great intelligence and show little interest in her, particularly her father, a secondhand car dealer who verbally abuses her. She then gets adopted by Mrs. Honey, who has taught her at her school, who is very nice to her and does notice her intelligence.
But on March 10, 1995 — while filming Matilda — Mara’s mom, Suzie, was diagnosed with breast cancer. Danny and Rhea stepped up and offered to watch Mara anytime her parents needed to go to the hospital. After filming wrapped, Suzie’s condition grew worse. She passed away on April 26, 1996.
Embeth Davidtz was born on August 11, 1965 in Lafayette, Indiana.
She is voiced by Mara Wilson, who is best known for playing Matilda in the film of the same name.
77 years (November 17, 1944)
Yes. Mara Wilson and Ben Shapiro are maternal cousins. Wilson and Shapiro have a famously frosty relationship due to their opposing political opinions.
|Other names||Nephroblastomatosis-fetal ascites-macrosomia-Wilms tumor syndrome|
|Perlman syndrome has an autosomal recessive pattern of inheritance.|
Not only does Miss Honey let Matilda stay, but she agrees to become Matilda’s home forever through adoption. Though with some reluctance, Matilda’s parents sign the adoption papers, securing her new life with Miss Honey.
|Net Worth:||$500 Thousand|
|Date of Birth:||Jul 24, 1987 (34 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft (1.54 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Singer, Voice Actor, Playwright, Writer|
Wormwood’s hair dye accidentally. Mrs. Wormwood tells Mr. Wormwood he has to wash his hair ASAP and even then it may be too late.
He is all the things he accuses Matilda of being. The more he lies and cheats, the meaner he is to his own daughter for her supposed cheating. Meanwhile, he claims he’s a great salesman and thinks he’s really smart and has discovered the best sales method of all time.
Miss Jennifer Honey
Miss Jennifer Honey is a protagonist of the novel Matilda and the deuteragonist of its 1996 film adaptation.
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