Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe  American Actor


Who is he dating right now?

Willem Dafoe and Giada Colagrande
Giada Colagrande and Willem Dafoe have been married for 13 years since 25th Mar 2005. view relationship


Willem Dafoe has been in relationships with Mira Sorvino (1998) and Elizabeth LeCompte (1977 - 1984).


Willem Dafoe is a 63 year old American Actor. Born William James Dafoe on 22nd July, 1955 in Appleton, Wisconsin, he is famous for Jesus In The Last Temptation Of The Christ (1988). in a career that spans 1979–present. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Willem Dafoe has been in 6 on-screen matchups, including Charlotte Gainsbourg in Antichrist (2009), Julia Roberts in Fireflies in the Garden (2008), Lena Olin in The Night and the Moment (1995), Madonna in Body of Evidence (1993) and Barbara Hershey in The Last Temptation of Christ (1988).

Willem Dafoe is a member of the following lists: Bodil Award winners, Male models from Wisconsin and American male video game actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 15 years - -
Dating2 7 years 3 years, 6 months -
Total3 15 years 7 years, 4 months 7 years


First Name William
Middle Name James
Last Name Dafoe
Full Name at Birth William James Dafoe
Alternative Name Willem Dafoe, William James Dafoe, William J. Dafoe
Age 63 years
Birthday 22nd July, 1955
Birthplace Appleton, Wisconsin
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Appleton East High School, Appleton, Wisconsin, United States (Expelled)
University Drama, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States (Dropped Out)
Occupation Text Film, Stage, And Voice Actor.
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Jesus In The Last Temptation Of The Christ (1988).
Year(s) Active 1980–present, 1979–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Circle of Confusion, Llc. (Talent Management Company)
Brand Endorsement (1998) TV commercial (voice-over): Buick Century., (1999) TV commercial (voice-over): Qwest internet service provider., (1999) TV commercial (voiceover): Salomon Smith Barney stockbrokers., (2006) TV commercial (voice-over): Jaguar cars, (2006) TV commercial (UK): Filmfour television channel., 2005) TV commercial (voice-over) (UK): Domestos bleach., TV commercial (voice-over): Merrill Lynch stockbrokers., (2010) TV commercial (voice of polar bear) (UK): Birdseye., (2013) TV commercial: Appears (as "Mephisttopheles") in commercial for the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA., (2012-13) TV commercials (voice-over): Fage Greek yogurt.
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/789/000022723/
Father Dr. William Alfred Dafoe
Mother Muriel Isabel (née Sprissler)

William James "Willem" Dafoe (born July 22, 1955) is an American actor. A highly prolific character actor, Dafoe has received multiple awards and nominations, including three Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nominations. Dafoe has frequently collaborated with filmmakers Paul Schrader, Abel Ferrara, Lars von Trier, and Wes Anderson.

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Willem Dafoe63 CancerActor
Giada Colagrande43 LibraWriter
Mira Sorvino51 LibraActress
Elizabeth LeCompte74 TaurusActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JackMale198237 years oldElizabeth LeCompte


Motherless Brooklyn2019Movie
The Lighthouse2019OldMovie
Manou the Swift2019Movie
Aquaman2018Nuidis VulkoMovie
Vox Lux2018Narrator (voice)Movie
At Eternity's Gate2018Vincent Van GoghMovie
Death Note2017Ryuk (voice)Movie
What Happened to Monday2017Terrence SettmanMovie
Murder on the Orient Express2017Gerhard HardmanMovie
The Florida Project2017BobbyMovie
Opus Zero2017PaulMovie
A Family Man2016Ed BlackridgeMovie
The Great Wall2016BallardMovie
Finding Dory2016Gill (voice)Movie
Dog Eat Dog2016Mad DogMovie
Padre2016James VerdunMovie
My Hindu Friend2015Diego FairmanMovie
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2015Zylander QuarkTV Show
A Most Wanted Man2014Tommy BrueMovie
Bad Country2014Bud CarterMovie
The Grand Budapest Hotel2014JoplingMovie
The Fault in Our Stars2014Peter van HoutenMovie
John Wick2014MarcusMovie
Pasolini2014Pier Paolo PasoliniMovie
Out of the Furnace2013John PettyMovie
Odd Thomas2013Chief Wyatt PorterMovie
Nymphomaniac: Vol. II2013LMovie
The Smile Man2013WillemMovie
Love's Routine2013BarryShort Film
Saving Norman2013Lionel PembrookeMovie
The Benaki Museum2013Antonis Benakis (voice)Movie
John Carter2012Tars TarkasMovie
The Hunter2012MartinMovie
Tomorrow You're Gone2012The BuddhaMovie
Antony and the Johnsons: Cut the World2012Movie
4:44 Last Day on Earth2011CiscoMovie
A Woman2010Max OliverMovie
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant2009Gavner PurlMovie
Daybreakers2009Lionel 'Elvis' CormacMovie
Fantastic Mr. Fox2009Rat (voice)Movie
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day2009Paul Smecker (uncredited)Movie
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done2009Detective HavenhurstMovie
Adam Resurrected2008Commandant KleinMovie
Fireflies in the Garden2008CharlesMovie
The Dust of Time2008AMovie
Anamorph2007Stan AubrayMovie
Go Go Tales2007Ray RubyMovie
Mr. Bean's Holiday2007Carson ClayMovie
Spider-Man 32007Green Goblin, Norman OsbornMovie
The Walker2007Larry LocknerMovie
American Dreamz2006Chief of StaffMovie
Inside Man2006Captain John DariusMovie
Paris, je t'aime2006Le cowboy (segment "Place des Victoires")Movie
Tales from Earthsea2006Cob (English version, voice)Movie
Before It Had a Name2005LeslieMovie
Manderlay2005Grace's FatherMovie
Ripley Under Ground2005Neil MurchinsonMovie
xXx: State of the Union2005General George DeckertMovie
Control2004Dr. Michael CopelandMovie
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood2004Willem Dafoe (uncredited)Movie
Spider-Man 22004Green Goblin, Norman OsbornMovie
The Aviator2004Roland SweetMovie
The Clearing2004Arnold MackMovie
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou2004Klaus DaimlerMovie
Finding Nemo2003Gill (voice)Movie
Once Upon a Time in Mexico2003BarilloMovie
The Reckoning2003MartinMovie
Camel Cricket City2003Camel Cricket (voice)Short Film
Auto Focus2002John CarpenterMovie
Spider-Man2002Green Goblin, Norman OsbornMovie
Edges of the Lord2001PriestMovie
Pavilion of Women2001Father AndreMovie
American Psycho2000Donald KimballMovie
Animal Factory2000Earl CopenMovie
Bullfighter2000Father RamirezMovie
Shadow of the Vampire2000Max SchreckMovie
Globehunters2000Hunter (voice)Movie
The Boondock Saints1999Paul SmeckerMovie
Lulu on the Bridge1998Dr. Van HornMovie
New Rose Hotel1998XMovie
Affliction1997Rolfe WhitehouseMovie
Speed 2: Cruise Control1997John GeigerMovie
Basquiat1996The ElectricianMovie
The English Patient1996CaravaggioMovie
The Night and the Moment1995The WriterMovie
Victory1995Axel HeystMovie
Clear and Present Danger1994ClarkMovie
Tom & Viv1994Tom EliotMovie
Body of Evidence1993Frank DulaneyMovie
Faraway, So Close!1993Emit FlestiMovie
Light Sleeper1992John LeTourMovie
White Sands1992Ray DolezalMovie
Flight of the Intruder1991Lt. Cmdr. Virgil ColeMovie
Cry-Baby1990Hateful GuardMovie
Wild at Heart1990Bobby PeruMovie
Arrive Alive1990Mickey CrewsMovie
Born on the Fourth of July1989CharlieMovie
Triumph of the Spirit1989Salamo ArouchMovie
The Simpsons1989Mr. Lassen, The CommandantTV Show
Mississippi Burning1988WardMovie
Off Limits1988Buck McGriffMovie
The Last Temptation of Christ1988JesusMovie
American Experience1988NarratorTV Show
Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam1987Elephant Grass (voice)TV Movie
Platoon1986Sgt. EliasMovie
Roadhouse 661985Johnny HarteMovie
To Live and Die in L.A.1985Eric MastersMovie
New York Nights1984BoyfriendMovie
Streets of Fire1984Raven ShaddockMovie
The Hunger19832nd Phone Booth YouthMovie
The Hitchhiker1983Jeffrey HuntTV Show
The Loveless1981VanceMovie
White Lies1981Movie
Heaven's Gate1980Willy (uncredited)Movie
The ProcedureChristopherShort Film
The Last Thing He WantedRichard McMahonMovie
TogoLeonhard SeppalaMovie
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MouseMay 17, 2013

Someone is going to pay him to chill.

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 6, 2013

Very good actor. One of the greatest super villians ever as Green Goblin.

adamsampsonMar 12, 2012

I think his best film to date was Platoon.

lolaOct 9, 2011

meshary5 where did she said that?link

madhatternineMar 31, 2011

there is something really hot about him

MarionMunichOct 19, 2009

paidi, I have to agree. Still, he`s such a great character actor, and such a stunning man!

meshary5meshary5Nov 2, 2008

asia argento told once on french tv show that Willem Dafoe has the biggist cook ever

paidipaidiMay 10, 2008

body of evidence ruined him.thanks a lot madonna!thought he`d have a few more fans though.......!

DraeNov 18, 2007

Where might one write to Mr. Dafoe?

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