Jack Wild (30 September 1952 – 1 March 2006) was an English actor and singer, best known for his debut role as the Artful Dodger in Oliver! (1968), for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor as well as Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations. Fresh from this success, Jack was offered the lead role in the American television series H.R. Pufnstuf (1969). This Sid Krofft and Marty Krofft production featured Wild as a boy marooned in an enchanted land with puppets and actors in elaborate costumes. The success of this program led to Wild reprising the role for the film version, Pufnstuf.
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Dec 10, 2016 · Famous as the Artful Dodger in Lionel Bart’s hit musical film Oliver!, Jack Wild was billed as a Hollywood superstar in the making. Yet in just a few years the teenager from Hounslow in West. Mar 02, 2006 · Jack Wild, the actor who found fame as the Artful Dodger in the film Oliver! at 16, was a millionaire at 18 and an alcoholic by 21, has died after a long battle with oral cancer, aged 53.Author: Patrick Barkham.