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Willem Dafoe Braved Exploding Wallaby On The Hunter Set

Willem Dafoe almost had a wallaby explode in his face on the set of 'The Hunter'.The 56-year-old actor plays the role of a man who must find and kill the last Tasmanian tiger in the...

Zoe Saldana's Home Broken Into

Zoe Saldana's home has been broken into. The 'Avatar' star returned to her Los Angeles house on Sunday (11.03.12) and noticed her abode had been tampered with so she immediately called the Los Angeles Police...

Dafoe Wasn't Shocked By Von Trier's Cannes Controversy

Actor Willem Dafoe was not surprised when shamed director Lars Von Trier hit the headlines for making controversial remarks about Nazis at a film festival last year (11), because he has been known to be...

Hollywood Hunks Walk The Runway In Milan

Gary Oldman, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe and Jamie Bell strutted their stuff on the catwalks of Milan, Italy for Men's Fashion Week this weekend (14-15Jan12).The stylish gents were recruited to be male models for the...

Julia Roberts Returns With Indie-flick 'Fireflies'

Julia Roberts' latest movie 'Fireflies in the Garden' is set to open on Friday (14.10.11), four years after filming began.The 'Eat Pray Love' actress and her husband Danny Moder, the film's cinematographer, have been working...

Willem Dafoe In Talks For Pacific Rim

Willem Dafoe is in discussions to star in 'Pacific Rim'. The 56-year-old 'Shadow of the Vampire' actor is in line for the role of a rogue scientist who is an expert in alien creatures for...

Willem Dafoe's Rome Apartment Burgled

Willem Dafoe's home in Rome, Italy has been burgled in a co-ordinated raid in which thieves allegedly used sophisticated climbing gear to break into the penthouse apartment.The Spider-Man star was not home at the time...

Willem Dafoe Robbed

Willem Dafoe's top-floor apartment has been broken into by cat burglars.The 'Spider Man' actor's house in Rome, Italy, was robbed by burglars who used ropes and mountain-climbing equipment to lower themselves down from the roof...

Diane Kruger Lights Up Cannes

Diane Kruger is one of the stars of a new advertising campaign for Jaeger-LeCoultre. A giant portrait of the stunning actress - shot by photographer Marcel Hartmann - has been erected on the French Riviera...

Hegarty Teams Up With Dafoe For Ambitious Theatre Venture

ANTONY & THE JOHNSONS frontman ANTONY HEGARTY is teaming up with movie star WILLEM DAFOE to stage a theatrical tribute to legendary performance artist MARINA ABRAMOVIC in England.Dafoe will star alongside Abramovic in The Life...

Ifans To Play Spider-man Foe

NOTTING HILL star RHYS IFANS is set to follow in the footsteps of WILLEM DAFOE and ALFRED MOLINA after signing on to play the new SPIDER-MAN villain.The Welsh actor will join new webslinger Andrew Garfield...

Tide Of American Films To Hit Venice

American films dominated the list of 22 selected to compete for the Golden Lion award at this year's Venice Film Festival, which takes place Sept. 1-11. Festival organizers said that a 23rd "surprise" competitor will...

Movie Reviews Daybreakers

Several critics are having a field day lampooning Daybreakers , about an epidemic that is turning much of the human race into vampires and a maverick scientist who is trying to find a cure for...

Dafoe Was Fired From Heaven's Gate Cock Fighting Role

SPIDER-MAN star WILLEM DAFOE was fired from famous flop HEAVEN'S GATE - for laughing at an extra's joke.After playing an uncredited cock fighter in the 1980 Michael Cimino film, the actor upset the director by...

Perez Embarrasses Dafoe Over Nude Scene

WILLEM DAFOE was left red faced in front of his Hollywood peers at the Gotham Independent Film Awards when actress ROSIE PEREZ commented on the size of his manhood while presenting an award.Dafoe's latest movie...

Movie Reviews Fantastic Mr. Fox

The stop-motion animated Fantastic Mr. Fox , with a voice cast that includes George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe and Jason Schwartzman, received enthusiastic reviews from national critics and those in Los Angeles...

Dafoe Was First Choice For Batman's The Joker

JACK NICHOLSON almost lost out on the role of The Joker in 1989's BATMAN movie - because SPIDER-MAN star WILLEM DAFOE was director TIM BURTON's first choice.The Shining actor landed the iconic part opposite Michael...

Animated Movie To Open London Film Festival

Underscoring the new-found respect cineastes have bestowed on animated features, the London Film Festival announced today (Monday) that it will open on October 14 with Wes Anderson's Fantastic Mr. Fox , which features the voices...

Dafoe In Therapist's Office For Antichrist

Actor WILLEM DAFOE visited a therapist's office for the first time in his life to prepare for his role as a psychiatrist in LARS VON TRIER's horror/drama ANTICHRIST.The star was desperate to work with the...

Stiller, Dafoe And Rossellini Join Forces To Save The Children

Hollywood stars BEN STILLER, WILLEM DAFOE, ISABELLA ROSSELLINI and TERRENCE HOWARD are among the celebrities fronting a new Save The Children campaign with exclusive jewellery brand Bulgari. Designers at the high fashion firm have created a...

Dafoe Sharpens Teeth For New Role

WILLEM DAFOE is to play yet another character with a thirst for blood in a new horror film currently shooting in New OrleansAfter the Nosferatu-inspired Shadow Of The Vampire and the forthcoming chiller Daydreamers, the...

By on 29 May 2008

Dafoe Expelled For Controversial Film

SPIDER-MAN star WILLEM DAFOE was expelled from school as a teenager for shooting graphic profiles of his fellow students. The wannabe filmmaker was known for his controversial hobby but when one teacher found unedited footage...

Dafoe Prefers Evil On Screen

WILLEM DAFOE prefers playing bad guys on film, because they give him the chance to be more creative. The actor plays a cop in new movie Anamorphic, but has made his name taking on big...

Willem Dafoe Attacks Money-mad Hollywood

WILLEM DAFOE has hit out at Hollywood's obsession with making money at the expense of great art. Despite starring in Spider-Man - one of the most commercially lucrative franchises of recent years - Dafoe insists...

Dafoe: 'I'm Not A Vegetarian'

SPIDER-MAN star WILLEM DAFOE has urged fans not to believe everything they read about him on the internet - because he's no longer a vegetarian. The actor admits he's often saluted for his meat-free stance,...

Dafoe's Pornographic Past

Actor WILLEM DAFOE was oblivious to the female anatomy as a teenager - despite working for adult magazines Penthouse and Hustler. The Spider-Man star began his career as a youngster in pornography publishing - but...

Sjp Voted 'Least Sexy'

Sarah Jessica Parker has been given the dubious honour of being named the 'unsexiest' woman alive in a new poll.The Sex and the City actress was given the unflattering title in a poll for the...

By on 26 October 2007

Hawke To Play Vampire

ETHAN HAWKE is set to sink his teeth into a new vampire role opposite WILLEM DAFOE. The Before Sunset star is growing his hair in preparation for the neck-biting role in Daybreakers, which he'll shoot...

Leary Mistaken For Dafoe, Gets Free Strip Club Entry

Actor DENIS LEARY was delighted to be granted free entry to a New York strip club recently - because the doorman thought he was WILLEM DAFOE. Leary was looking at potential locations for U.S. television...

Dafoe's Early Career Stumble

SPIDER-MAN star WILLEM DAFOE almost lost his chance at fame when he was fired from his first job as a movie extra. American actor Dafoe appeared briefly in the 1980 Western film HEAVEN'S GATE, which...

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