Ernst Ziegler (born Ernst Aldoff, 16 April 1894 - 11 April 1974), was a German actor. He played Grandpa George (Charlie Bucket's grandfather) in the 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. It was his final film role.

He died of emphysema in April 1974, in West Berlin five days before his 80th birthday.

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