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Willem Dafoe

William James 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 three times. The first was for his role in Platoon (1986), the second time for his performance in Shadow of the Vampire (2000), and the third for The Florida Project (2017). Description above from the Wikipedia article Willem Dafoe, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 22, 1955 In Appleton, Wisconsin, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
181
First Appeared:
In the movie Kinds of Kindness
Latest Project:
Movie Nosferatu 2024-12-25
Known For
Filmography
Movie Kinds of Kindness 2025
Movie The Sleeping Shepherd Dirk 2025
Movie Tropico Raymond 2025
Movie AND 2024
Movie Nosferatu Professor Albin Eberhart Von Franz 2024-12-25
Movie Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Nuidis Vulko 2023-12-20
Movie Poor Things Godwin Baxter 2023-12-07
Movie Inside Nemo 2023-03-09
Movie Asteroid City Saltzburg Keitel 2023-06-08
Movie Dead for a Dollar Joe Cribbens 2022-09-30
Movie Aquaman 2 Nuidis Vulko 2022-12-16
Movie The Northman Heimir the Fool 2022-04-07
Movie Spider-Man: All Roads Lead to No Way Home Self 2022-05-03
Movie 7 Deaths of Maria Callas Film Actor 2022-07-24
Movie The French Dispatch Albert 'the Abacus' 2021-10-21
Movie The Card Counter Gordo 2021-09-03
Movie Spider-Man: No Way Home Norman Osborn / Green Goblin 2021-12-15
Movie Maresco / Pasolini Himself 2021-05-05
Movie Zack Snyder's Justice League Nudis Vulko 2021-03-18
Movie Wim Wenders, Desperado Self 2020-07-16
Movie Roy's World: Barry Gifford's Chicago 2020-02-28
Movie The Last Thing He Wanted Richard McMahon 2020-02-14
Movie The Lighthouse: A Dark & Stormy Tale Self 2020-01-14
Movie Tommaso Tommaso 2020-01-08
Movie Babenco: Tell Me When I Die Self 2020-11-26
Movie Siberia Clint 2020-07-02
Movie Sportin' Life Self 2020-09-06
Movie Love, Antosha Self 2019-08-02
Movie Manou the Swift Manou's Father (voice) 2019-01-25
Movie Babenco — Tell Me When I Die Himself 2019-09-02
Movie Togo Leonhard Seppala 2019-12-20
Movie Celebrating Marvel's Stan Lee Self / Norman Osborn/ Green Goblin (archive footage) 2019-12-20
Movie Motherless Brooklyn Paul Randolph 2019-10-31
Movie Vincent van Gogh Superstar Vincent van Gogh (archive footage) 2019-11-05
Movie The Lighthouse Thomas Wake 2019-10-18
Movie Under the Rainbow: Making The Florida Project 2018-02-20
Movie At Eternity's Gate Vincent van Gogh 2018-11-15
Movie Theatron. Romeo Castellucci 2018-03-30
Movie Vox Lux Narrator (voice) 2018-09-07
Movie Friedkin Uncut Self 2018-11-05
Movie Brothers in Arms Self 2018-11-13
Movie Aquaman Nuidis Vulko 2018-12-07
Movie Opus Zero Paul 2018-12-28
Movie The Florida Project Bobby Hicks 2017-10-06
Movie Piazza Vittorio Himself 2017-09-09
Movie Death Note Ryuk (voice) 2017-08-25
Movie What Happened to Monday Terrence Settman 2017-08-18
Movie Ballad of a Righteous Merchant Self 2017-08-01
Movie Julian Schnabel: A Private Portrait Self 2017-05-05
Movie Murder on the Orient Express Gerhard Hardman 2017-11-03
Movie Nelson Algren Live Role1 / Frankie Machine / Role2 / Blackie Cavanaugh 2016-06-04
Movie Finding Dory Gill (voice) 2016-06-16
Movie A Family Man Ed Blackridge 2016-09-13
Movie The Great Wall Ballard 2016-12-16
Movie Dog Eat Dog Mad Dog 2016-11-04
Movie Father James Verdun 2016-10-25
Movie My Hindu Friend Diego Fairman 2015-10-22
Movie SPYMASTER: John le Carré in Hamburg (archive footage) 2014-09-02
Movie Pasolini Pier Paolo Pasolini 2014-09-25
Movie A Most Wanted Man Tommy Brue 2014-07-25
Movie John Wick Marcus 2014-10-22
Movie Bad Country Bud Carter 2014-09-26
Movie The Grand Budapest Hotel J.G. Jopling 2014-02-26
Movie The Fault in Our Stars Peter van Houten 2014-05-16
Movie Beyond: Two Souls Nathan Dawkins (voice) 2013-10-08
Movie The Smile Man Willem 2013-06-15
Movie Saving Norman Lionel Pembrooke 2013-05-25
Movie Out of the Furnace John Petty 2013-11-09
Movie Nymphomaniac: Vol. II L 2013-12-25
Movie Odd Thomas Wyatt Porter 2013-01-29
Movie Tomorrow You're Gone The Buddha 2012-10-31
Movie Bob Wilson's Life & Death of Marina Abramovic Himself 2012-09-12
Movie 4:44 Last Day on Earth Cisco 2012-03-23
Movie John Carter Tars Tarkas 2012-03-07
Movie The Hunter Martin David 2011-10-06
Movie The Making of Daybreakers Self 2010-05-11
Movie Daybreakers Lionel 'Elvis' Cormac 2010-01-06
Movie Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy Self (archive footage) 2010-05-04
Movie A Woman Max Oliver 2010-09-04
Movie Miral Eddie 2010-09-15
Movie My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done Detective Hank Havenhurst 2009-12-11
Movie The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Paul Smecker (uncredited) 2009-11-24
Movie Fantastic Mr. Fox Rat (voice) 2009-10-23
Movie Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Gavner Purl 2009-10-23
Movie Farewell Feeney 2009-09-23
Movie Antichrist He 2009-05-20
Movie The Dust of Time A 2008-11-22
Movie Adam Resurrected Commandat Klein 2008-08-08
Movie Fireflies in the Garden Charles Waechter 2008-08-07
Movie Spider-Man 2.1 Green Goblin / Norman Osborn 2007-04-17
Movie The Walker Larry Lockner 2007-02-13
Movie Mr. Bean's Holiday Carson Clay 2007-03-22
Movie Spider-Man 3 Green Goblin / Norman Osborn 2007-05-01
Movie The Procedure Christopher 2007-08-01
Movie To Each His Own Cinema (segment "Occupations") (archive footage) 2007-10-31
Movie Cannes: All Access Self 2007-10-27
Movie Voom Portraits Self 2007-10-01
Movie Go Go Tales Ray Ruby 2007-05-23
Movie Anamorph Stan Aubray 2007-09-21
Movie Inside Man John Darius 2006-03-17
Movie Paris, Je T'Aime Le cow-boy (Place des Victoires) 2006-06-21
Movie Tales from Earthsea Cob (English version) (voice) 2006-07-29
Movie Paris Je T'aime Le cow-boy (Place des Victoires) 2006-06-21
Movie American Dreamz Chief of Staff 2006-03-04
Movie Matthew Gray Gubler's Life Aquatic Intern Journal Self 2005-05-09
Movie Jiminy Glick in Lalawood Self 2005-05-08
Movie This Is an Adventure Self 2005-05-10
Movie Before It Had a Name Leslie 2005-09-10
Movie Ripley Under Ground Neil Murchison 2005-11-06
Movie Manderlay Grace's Father 2005-05-16
Movie On the Set: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Self 2005-01-15
Movie On the Set: 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou' Self / Klaus D. 2005-01-15
Movie xXx: State of the Union Gen. George Octavius Deckert 2005-04-27
Movie The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Klaus Daimler 2004-12-10
Movie Control Dr. Michael Copeland 2004-12-07
Movie The Aviator Roland Sweet 2004-12-17
Movie Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate Narrator (voice) 2004-10-08
Movie The Clearing Arnold Mack 2004-07-02
Movie Spider-Man 2 Green Goblin / Norman Osborn 2004-06-25
Movie The Reckoning Martin 2004-02-26
Movie Love, Death, Elvis & Oz: The Making of 'Wild at Heart' himself 2004-12-07
Movie Rockets Redglare! Self 2003-05-02
Movie Finding Nemo Gill (voice) 2003-05-30
Movie Overnight 2003-06-12
Movie Counterfeit World: Making 'To Live and Die in L.A.' Himself 2003-12-02
Movie Abel Ferrara: Not Guilty 2003-09-12
Movie Once Upon a Time in Mexico Barillo 2003-09-11
Movie Behind the Ultimate Spin: The Making of 'Spider-Man' Himself 2002-04-20
Movie Auto Focus John Carpenter 2002-10-18
Movie Beyond the Ultimate Spin: The Making of 'Spider-Man' Himself 2002-04-20
Movie Spider-Mania Self 2002-04-30
Movie Spider-Man Green Goblin / Norman Osborn 2002-05-01
Movie Edges of the Lord Priest 2001-10-12
Movie Pavilion of Women Father Andre 2001-04-20
Movie A Tour of the Inferno: Revisiting 'Platoon' Self 2001-01-01
Movie Bullfighter Father Ramirez 2000-10-01
Movie Shadow of the Vampire Max Schreck 2000-05-15
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 Animal Factory Earl Copen 2000-10-13
Movie eXistenZ Gas 1999-04-14
Movie New Rose Hotel X 1999-03-19
Movie The Boondock Saints Paul Smecker 1999-01-22
Movie Abel/Asia Himself (archival footage) 1998-01-01
Movie Affliction Rolfe Whitehouse 1998-02-12
Movie Lulu on the Bridge Dr. Van Horn 1998-09-06
Movie Speed 2: Cruise Control Geiger 1997-06-13
Movie The English Patient David Caravaggio 1996-11-14
Movie Basquiat The Electrician 1996-08-09
Movie Victory Axel Heyst 1996-12-13
Movie The Night and the Moment Lo scrittore 1995-07-05
Movie Tom & Viv Tom Eliot 1994-04-15
Movie Clear and Present Danger John Clark 1994-08-03
Series The Kingdom Lucifer 1994-11-24
Movie Brace Up! Colonel Alexander Ignatyevich Vershinin 1993-04-01
Movie Body of Evidence Frank Dulaney 1993-01-15
Movie Rhyme 'Em to Death 1993-01-01
Movie Faraway, So Close! Emit Flesti 1993-09-01
Movie Light Sleeper John LeTour 1992-08-21
Movie North on Evers 1992-01-01
Movie White Sands Deputy Sheriff Ray Dolezal 1992-04-24
Series Fishing with John 1991-11-20
Movie Flight of the Intruder Lt. Cmdr. Virgil 'Tiger' Cole 1991-01-18
Movie Wild at Heart Bobby Peru 1990-08-17
Movie Cry-Baby Hateful Guard at Maryland Training School for Boys 1990-04-06
Movie Born on the Fourth of July Charlie 1989-12-20
Movie Triumph of the Spirit Salamo Arouch 1989-12-08
Movie Off Limits Buck McGriff 1988-03-11
Movie The Last Temptation of Christ Jesus 1988-05-28
Movie Location Production Footage: The Last Temptation of the Christ Self 1988-10-07
Movie Mississippi Burning Ward 1988-12-08
Movie Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam Elephant Grass (voice) 1987-10-01
Movie Platoon Sergeant Elias Gordon 1986-12-19
Movie To Live and Die in L.A. Eric Masters 1985-11-01
Movie Roadhouse 66 Johnny Harte 1984-08-31
Movie Streets of Fire Raven Shaddock 1984-06-01
Movie New York Nights Boyfriend 1984-03-01
Movie Atalanta Strategy Immigration Staff 1984-01-01
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