Willem Dafoe
Willem Dafoe

Gender

Male

Known Credits

50

Willem Dafoe

Date of Birth: Jul 22, 1955

Birthplace:  Appleton, Wisconsin, USA

 

 

Biography

Willem Dafoe was born in Appleton, Wisconsin, to Muriel Isabel (Sprissler), a nurse, and Dr. William Alfred Dafoe, a surgeon. He is of German, French, English, Irish, and Scottish descent. In 1979, Dafoe was given a small role in Michael Ciminos Heavens Gate (1980) from which he was fired. His first feature role came shortly after in Kathryn Bigelows The Loveless (1981).

Known For

Filmography

Aquaman

Aquaman

as Nuidis Vulko

2018

Justice League

Justice League

as Nuidis Vulko

2017

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

as Gerhard Hardman

2017

What Happened to Monday

What Happened to Monday

as Terrence Settman

2017

The Great Wall

The Great Wall

as Ballard

2017

The Headhunter's Calling

The Headhunter's Calling

as Ed Blackridge

2016

Death Note

Death Note

as Ryuk (voice)

2016

Finding Dory

Finding Dory

as Gill (voice)

2016

Dog Eat Dog

Dog Eat Dog

as Mad Dog

2016

John Wick

John Wick

as Marcus

2014

A Most Wanted Man

A Most Wanted Man

as Tommy Brue

2014

The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars

as Peter van Houten

2014

Bad Country

Bad Country

as Bud Carter

2014

Out of the Furnace

Out of the Furnace

as John Petty

2013

The Smile Man

The Smile Man

as Willem

2013

Saving Norman

Saving Norman

as Lionel Pembrooke

2013

Rockets Redglare!

Rockets Redglare!

as Himself

2013

Tomorrow You're Gone

Tomorrow You're Gone

as The Buddha

2012

Fantastic Mr. Fox

Fantastic Mr. Fox

as Rat (voice)

2009

The Walker

The Walker

as Larry Lockner

2007

Anamorph

Anamorph

as Stan Aubray

2007

Spider-Man 3

Spider-Man 3

as Green Goblin / Norman Osborn

2007

Paris, je t'aime

Paris, je t'aime

as Le cow-boy (Place des Victoires)

2006

Inside Man

Inside Man

as Captain Darius

2006

Manderlay

Manderlay

as Grace's Father

2005

xXx: State of the Union

xXx: State of the Union

as Gen. George Octavius Deckert

2005

The Aviator

The Aviator

as Roland Sweet

2004

The Clearing

The Clearing

as Arnold Mack

2004

Spider-Man 2

Spider-Man 2

as Green Goblin / Norman Osborn

2004

The Reckoning

The Reckoning

as Martin

2004

Spider-Man

Spider-Man

as Green Goblin / Norman Osborn

2002

Shadow of the Vampire

Shadow of the Vampire

as Max Schreck

2000

American Psycho

American Psycho

as Det. Donald Kimball

2000

eXistenZ

eXistenZ

as Gas

1999

The Boondock Saints

The Boondock Saints

as Paul Smecker

1999

Affliction

Affliction

as Rolfe Whitehouse

1998

Speed 2: Cruise Control

Speed 2: Cruise Control

as John Geiger

1997

Clear and Present Danger

Clear and Present Danger

as John Clark

1994

Faraway, So Close!

Faraway, So Close!

as Emit Flesti

1993

Cry-Baby

Cry-Baby

as Hateful Guard at Maryland Training School for Boys

1990

To Live and Die in L.A.

To Live and Die in L.A.

as Eric 'Rick' Masters

1985

Streets of Fire

Streets of Fire

as Raven Shaddock

1984

The Hunger

The Hunger

as 2nd Phone Booth Youth

1983

Pasolini

Pasolini

as Pier Paolo Pasolini

1982