Willem Dafoe

22 Jul 1955

Actor

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.

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Filmography (89 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Murder on the Orient Express
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Gerhard Hardman · Cyrus Hardman)
(movie, 2017)
···The Florida Project
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bobby Hicks)
(movie, 2017)
···Death Note
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ryuk (voice))
(movie, 2017)
···What Happened to Monday
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Terrence Settman)
(movie, 2016)
7.3The Great Wall
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Ballard)
(movie, 2016)
···Dog Eat Dog
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mad Dog)
(movie, 2016)
···Finding Dory
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Gill (voice))
(movie, 2015)
···Pasolini
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor
(movie, 2014)
7.5John Wick
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Marcus)
(movie, 2014)
···A Most Wanted Man
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tommy Brue)
(movie, 2014)
···The Fault in Our Stars
Genre: Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Peter van Houten)
(movie, 2014)
···Bad Country
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Bud Carter)
(movie, 2014)
···The Grand Budapest Hotel
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as J.G. Jopling)
(movie, 2013)
···Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as L)
(movie, 2013)
···Out of the Furnace
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as John Petty)
(movie, 2013)
···Love's Routine
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Barry)
(movie, 2013)
···The Smile Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Willem)
(movie, 2013)
···Saving Norman
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lionel Pembrooke)
(movie, 2013)
···Odd Thomas
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Wyatt Porter)
(movie, 2013)
···Boot Tracks
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as The Buddha)
(movie, 2012)
···4:44 Last Day on Earth
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Cisco)
(movie, 2012)
7.8John Carter
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Tars Tarkas)
(movie, 2011)
···The Hunter
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Martin David)
(movie, 2010)
7.6Miral
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Eddie)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Paul Smecker)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gavner Purl)
(movie, 2009)
···Fantastic Mr. Fox
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Rat (voice))
(movie, 2009)
···Daybreakers
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Lionel 'Elvis' Cormac)
(movie, 2009)
···L'Affaire Farewell
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Feeney)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Detective Hank Havenhurst)
(movie, 2009)
···Antichrist
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as He)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as A)
(movie, 2008)
···Adam Resurrected
Genre: Drama, History, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Commandat Klein)
(movie, 2008)
···Fireflies in the Garden
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Charles Taylor)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as A)
(movie, 2007)
···Anamorph
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Stan Aubray)
(movie, 2007)
···Go Go Tales
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ray Ruby)
(movie, 2007)
···Spider-Man 3
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Norman Osborn · Green Goblin)
(movie, 2007)
···Mr. Bean's Holiday
Genre: Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Carson Clay)
(movie, 2007)
···The Walker
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Larry Lockner)
(movie, 2006)
···Inside Man
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Captain Darius)
(movie, 2006)
···American Dreamz
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Chief of Staff)
(movie, 2005)
···Ripley Under Ground
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Neil Murchison)
(movie, 2005)
···Manderlay
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Grace's Father)
(movie, 2005)
···xXx: State of the Union
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gen. George Octavius Deckert)
(movie, 2004)
7.8The Aviator
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Roland Sweet)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Klaus Daimler)
(movie, 2004)
···Control
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Michael Copeland)
(movie, 2004)
···The Clearing
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Arnold Mack)
(movie, 2004)
···Spider-Man 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Green Goblin · Norman Osborn)
(movie, 2003)
···Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Barillo)
(movie, 2003)
···The Reckoning
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Martin)
(movie, 2003)
···Finding Nemo
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Gill (voice))
(movie, 2002)
···Auto Focus
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as John Carpenter)
(movie, 2002)
···Spider-Man
Genre: Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor (as Norman Osborn · Green Goblin)
(movie, 2001)
···Edges of the Lord
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Priest)
(movie, 2001)
···Pavilion of Women
Genre: Drama, Romance, Adventure
By: Ho Yim
Role: Actor (as Father Andre)
(movie, 2000)
···Animal Factory
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Earl Copen)
(movie, 2000)
···Shadow of the Vampire
Genre: Drama, Horror
Role: Actor (as Max Schreck)
(movie, 2000)
···American Psycho
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Detective Donald Kimball)
(movie, 1999)
···eXistenZ
Genre: Action, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gas)
(movie, 1999)
···The Boondock Saints
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Paul Smecker)
(movie, 1998)
···New Rose Hotel
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as X)
(movie, 1997)
···Speed 2: Cruise Control
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John Geiger)
(movie, 1996)
···The English Patient
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as David Caravaggio)
(movie, 1996)
···Basquiat
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as The Electrician)
(movie, 1996)
···Victory
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Axel Heyst)
(movie, 1994)
···Clear and Present Danger
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John Clark)
(movie, 1994)
···Tom & Viv
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tom Eliot)
(movie, 1993)
···In weiter Ferne, so nah!
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Emit Flesti)
(movie, 1993)
···Body of Evidence
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Frank Dulaney)
(movie, 1992)
···White Sands
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Deputy Sheriff Ray Dolezal)
(movie, 1992)
···Light Sleeper
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as John LeTour)
(movie, 1991)
···Flight of the Intruder
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lt. Cmdr. Virgil 'Tiger' Cole)
(movie, 1990)
···Wild at Heart
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bobby Peru)
(movie, 1990)
···Cry-Baby
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as Hateful Guard at Maryland Training School for Boys)
(movie, 1989)
···Born on the Fourth of July
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Charlie)
(movie, 1989)
···Triumph of the Spirit
Genre: Drama, Biography, History
Role: Actor (as Salamo Arouch)
(movie, 1988)
···Mississippi Burning
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Agent Alan Ward)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jesus)
(movie, 1988)
···Off Limits
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Buck McGriff)
(movie, 1986)
8.3Platoon
Genre: Drama, War, Action
Role: Actor (as Sgt. Elias)
(movie, 1985)
···To Live and Die in L.A.
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eric 'Rick' Masters)
(movie, 1985)
···To Live and Die in L.A.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eric Masters)
(movie, 1984)
···Streets of Fire
Genre: Action, Music, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Raven Shaddock)
(movie, 1983)
···The Hunger
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as 2nd Phone Booth Youth)
(movie, 1981)
···The Loveless
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Vance)
(movie, 1980)
···Heaven's Gate
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Western
Role: Actor