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Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe (born July 22, 1955) is an American film, stage, and voice actor, and a founding member of the experimental theatre company The Wooster Group. He has had roles in a wide range of films, including Streets of Fire, To Live and Die in L.A., Platoon, Born on the Fourth of July, The English Patient, The Last Temptation of Christ, Mississippi Burning, Wild at Heart, The Boondock Saints, Inside Man, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Spider-Man, Shadow of the Vampire, The Aviator, American Psycho, Antichrist, and voice roles in Fantastic Mr. Fox and Finding Nemo. Dafoe has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor twice. The first was for his role in Platoon in 1986 and the second time for his performance in Shadow of the Vampire in 2000. Description above from the Wikipedia article Willem Dafoe, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 22, 1955 In Appleton, Wisconsin, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series This Is Your Life 1952-10-01
Latest Project:
Movie Aquaman 2018-12-07
Known For
Poster of Crosswits
Poster of Paris, Je T'Aime
Poster of Manderlay
Poster of eXistenZ
Movie Vox Lux Narrator (voice) 2018-12-07
Movie Aquaman Nuidis Vulko 2018-12-07
Movie What Happened to Monday Terrence Settman 2017-08-18
Movie The Great Wall Ballard 2017-02-17
Movie Death Note Ryuk (voice) 2017-08-25
Movie The Florida Project Bobby Hicks 2017-10-06
Movie Justice League Nuidis Vulko 2017-11-15
Movie Murder on the Orient Express Gerhard Hardman / Cyrus Hardman 2017-11-03
Series Crosswits Frank Dulaney 2016
Movie Nelson Algren Live Role1 / Frankie Machine / Role2 / Blackie Cavanaugh 2016-06-04
Movie Dog Eat Dog Mad Dog 2016-11-04
Movie Father James Verdun 2016-10-25
Movie Finding Dory Gill (voice) 2016-06-16
Movie My Hindu Friend Diego Fairman 2015-10-22
Movie The Fault in Our Stars Peter van Houten 2014-05-16
Movie The Grand Budapest Hotel J.G. Jopling 2014-02-26
Movie A Most Wanted Man Tommy Brue 2014-07-25
Movie Bad Country Bud Carter 2014-09-26
Movie Pasolini Pier Paolo Pasolini 2014-09-25
Movie John Wick Marcus 2014-10-22
Movie Saving Norman Lionel Pembrooke 2013-05-25
Movie Odd Thomas Wyatt Porter 2013-01-29
Movie Love's Routine Barry 2013-06-19
Movie The Smile Man Willem 2013-06-15
Movie Out of the Furnace John Petty 2013-12-06
Movie Nymphomaniac: Vol. I 2013-12-25
Movie Nymphomaniac: Vol. II L 2013-12-25
Series Spin Elephant grass (voice) 2012-01-25
Movie Tomorrow You're Gone The Buddha 2012-10-31
Movie John Carter Tars Tarkas 2012-03-07
Series Killer Girl K Tom Eliot 2011-08-27
Movie The Hunter Martin David 2011-10-06
Movie 4:44 Last Day on Earth Cisco 2011-09-07
Movie Tales from Earthsea Cob (English Voice) 2010-08-13
Movie A Woman Max Oliver 2010-09-04
Movie Miral Eddie 2010-10-01
Movie My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done Detective Hank Havenhurst 2009-09-06
Movie Antichrist He 2009-05-18
Movie Daybreakers Lionel 'Elvis' Cormac 2009-09-11
Movie Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Gavner Purl 2009-10-23
Movie The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Paul Smecker (uncredited) 2009-11-24
Movie Fireflies in the Garden Charles Waechter 2008-02-10
Movie Adam Resurrected Commandat Klein 2008-08-08
Movie The Dust of Time A 2008-11-22
Movie Mr. Bean's Holiday Carson Clay 2007-03-22
Movie The Walker Larry Lockner 2007-02-13
Movie Go Go Tales Ray Ruby 2007-05-23
Movie Anamorph Stan Aubray 2007-09-21
Series Wintergasten Unknown 2007-12-28
Movie American Dreamz Chief of Staff 2006-03-04
Movie Inside Man Captain Darius 2006-03-23
Movie Paris, Je T'Aime Le cow-boy (Place des Victoires) 2006-05-16
Series Heroes John Geiger 2006-09-25
Movie Matthew Gray Gubler's Life Aquatic Intern Journal Himself 2005-05-09
Movie Manderlay Grace's Father 2005-05-16
Movie Ripley Under Ground Neil Murchison 2005-11-06
Movie The Black Widow Leslie 2005-09-10
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie The Clearing Arnold Mack 2004-07-02
Movie Jiminy Glick in Lalawood Himself 2004-09-18
Movie Spider-Man 2 Norman Osborn 2004-06-25
Movie The Aviator Roland Sweet 2004-12-17
Movie Control Dr. Michael Copeland 2004-12-07
Movie The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Klaus Daimler 2004-12-10
Movie Finding Nemo Gill (voice) 2003-05-30
Movie The Reckoning Martin 2003-08-06
Movie Rockets Redglare! Himself 2003-05-02
Movie Abel Ferrara: Not Guilty 2003-09-12
Movie Once Upon a Time in Mexico Barillo 2003-09-11
Movie Spider-Man Norman Osborn / Green Goblin 2002-05-01
Movie Auto Focus John Carpenter 2002-10-18
Movie Edges of the Lord Priest 2001-01-01
Movie Pavilion of Women Father Andre 2001-03-16
Movie American Psycho Detective Donald Kimball 2000-04-13
Movie Globehunters: An Around the World in 80 Days Adventure Hunter (voice) 2000-01-01
Movie Bullfighter Father Ramirez 2000-10-01
Movie Animal Factory Earl Copen 2000-10-13
Movie The Boondock Saints Paul Smecker 1999-01-22
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie New Rose Hotel X 1999-03-19
Movie eXistenZ Gas 1999-04-14
Movie Lulu on the Bridge 1998-09-06
Series The Wonderful World of Disney Unknown 1997-09-28
Movie Affliction Rolfe Whitehouse 1997-08-28
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Victory Axel Heyst 1996-12-13
Movie The English Patient David Caravaggio 1996-11-05
Movie The Night and the Moment Lo scrittore 1995-07-05
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Clear and Present Danger John Clark 1994-08-03
Movie Faraway, So Close! Emit Flesti 1993-09-09
Movie White Sands Deputy Sheriff Ray Dolezal 1992-04-24
Movie Light Sleeper John LeTour 1992-08-21
Movie Flight of the Intruder Lt. Cmdr. Virgil 'Tiger' Cole 1991-01-18
Movie Der Hammermörder Unknown 1990-01-01
Movie Wild at Heart Bobby Peru 1990-08-17
Series Law & Order The Electrician 1990-09-13
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Born on the Fourth of July Charlie 1989-12-20
Movie Off Limits Buck McGriff 1988-03-11
Movie Mississippi Burning Agent Alan Ward 1988-12-08
Series Hooperman Eric 'Rick' Masters 1987-09-23
Movie Platoon Sgt. Elias 1986-12-19
Movie Roadhouse 66 Johnny Harte 1985-10-01
Movie Streets of Fire Raven Shaddock 1984-06-01
Series Bare Essence Max Schreck 1983-04-15
Series The Hitchhiker Unknown 1983-11-01
Movie The Hunger 2nd Phone Booth Youth 1983-04-29
Movie The Loveless Vance 1981-08-07
Movie Heaven's Gate Willy (uncredited) 1980-11-19
Series The Ghosts of Motley Hall Norman Osborn / Green Goblin 1976-04-28
Series The Girl with Something Extra Jesus 1973-09-14
Series Nanny and the Professor Hateful Guard at Maryland Training School for Boys 1970-01-21
Series The Jim Nabors Hour Gen. George Octavius Deckert 1969-09-25
Series Paul Temple Unknown 1969-11-23
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series This Is Your Life Rat (voice) 1952-10-01