Deep, born in Nairobi, Kenya, to Indian parents, made his professional screen acting debut in a 1976 episode of The New Avengers titled “Target!” as a character named Klokoe.
His determination to pursue acting came from his love of drama, his thriving positivity and attitude to life and his willingness to throw himself into each and every role. His career spans near five decade and a majority of the most popular television and film franchises to date including Star Wars in which he portrayed Yoda in The Empire Strikes Back and Droopy McCool in Return of the Jedi. Keenser in J.J. Abrams installment of Star Trek and of course the only Oompa Loompa in Tim Burtons version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
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|1:30pm-2:30pm||Star Wars, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and More: Q/A with Deep Roy Panel|
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Saturday, November 12
Main Stage in Steelcase Ballroom A
Star Wars, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and More: Q/A with Deep Roy
Ever wonder what prep went into those Oompa Loompa songs and dances in Charlie the Chocolate Factory? Or what it’s like to walk in the footsteps of one of Star Wars’ most-beloved characters? Ask Deep Roy yourself during this Q&A panel!