Latest Willem Dafoe Stories

2011-06-08 20:45:00

NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Willem Dafoe's first ever TV commercial - a "short film" by Jim Beam that celebrates his "Bold Choice" to turn actor - received three prestigious awards last night at the American Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) awards.

2006-02-06 03:48:14

By Gregg Goldstein NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter)

2005-10-19 11:15:51

By Dan Williams HAIFA, Israel (Reuters) - He drew charges of blasphemy for playing a crucified Jesus who dreams of making love to Mary Magdalene in "The Last Temptation of Christ." He had hot wax poured over his naked body by Madonna in the murder mystery "Body of Evidence." But for actor Willem Dafoe, perhaps the toughest sex scenes yet were in a new film co-starring and directed by his wife.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.