Film, Stage, And Voice Actor.
William J. Dafoe (born July 22, 1955), known professionally as Willem Dafoe, is an American film, stage, and voice actor, and a member of the experimental theater company The Wooster Group. Films he appears in include Platoon, Affliction, Off Limits, Streets of Fire, To Live and...Wikipedia
Born: 22nd July, 1955, Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
Height: 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Claim to Fame: Jesus In The Last Temptation Of The Christ (1988).
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Is a vegetarian.
Was involved for decades (from 1977) with theater director and actress Elizabeth LeCompte, who was also a member and director of the Wooster Group. He later married an Italian writer/director in 2005.
Producer and director Chris Brinker, who died suddenly Friday, will still be honored at this week’s Beaufort International Film Festival.
Brinker, 42, will receive the first ever Robert Smalls Indie Vision Award posthumously at the 7th annual film festival this week, president Ron Tucker said.
"He was a young man who had a lot of potential," Tucker said. "He was living life to the fullest and had a lot of things planned."
According to Entertainment Weekly, Brinker began experiencing chest pains late Thursday night. Doctors were unable to treat the... Read More
Posted by Redheadenuffsaid 1 year ago
George Clooney and Meryl Streep will be hitting the red carpet in October to open London Film Festival with the world premiere of Fantastic Mr Fox. The film, based on Roald Dahl`s classic children`s book, features the voices of George and Meryl as well as Bill Murray, Michael Gambon, Willem Dafoe, Owen Wilson, Jason Schwartzman and singer Jarvis Cocker. It was co-written by Wes Anderson, the director behind The Royal Tenenbaums and is his first animated film. Anderson, who was also a producer on the movie, is also expected to attend the opening night on October... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 years ago
IFC Films has purchased the American distribution rights to Lars Von Trier`s polarizing film Antichrist. IndieWIRE.com reports that IFC will release the same controversial cut of the film that recently screened at the Cannes Film Festival. In the movie, Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg play a couple who retreat to a wooded cabin to overcome the grief of losing their only child. No Von Trier film has ever grossed more than $6 million in the United States, but his avant-garde movies (Dogville, Breaking the Waves) are notable for their explicit realism. Read More
Posted by stu23 5 years ago
...it`s very clear that a lot of people that have really strong instincts as actors are very often inarticulate...Sometimes, you know, classically, if someone`s very intellectual, they aren`t as connected to the doing of things. And the doing is really the key to finding the emotionality and the spirit of things.
I`ll never be able to really see a film that I`m in.
A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror.