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Uma Thurman To Star In Nymphomaniac

Uma Thurman has joined the cast of 'Nymphomaniac'.The 'Kill Bill' actress is set to star in Lars Von Trier's controversial new film alongside Shia LaBeouf, which will feature real life sex scenes.Charlotte Gainsbourg, Willem Dafoe,...

Kevin Spacey And Willem Dafoe Launch Short Film Contest

Actor Kevin Spacey is launching a competition to find three budding new filmmakers - and the winners will be given the chance to direct Willem Dafoe.Spacey is inviting wannabe filmmakers to submit seven-page scripts to...

Another Slow Weekend At The Us Box Office As 'Resident Evil 5' Tops Charts

It was another pretty slow weekend for the US Box Office top 10, but the makers of the fifth Resident Evil cared little as they went to the top of the charts on their debut...

Jamie Bell And Connie Nielsen Join Cast For Nymphomaniac

Jamie Bell and CONNIE NIELSON have bolstered the cast of Nymphomaniac, the controversial sex-drama by Lars Von Trier, reports The Hollywood Reporter. Filming starts in Germany today. Bell is famous for his more jovial roles...

Jamie Bell And Connie Nielsen Confirmed To Star In Nymphomaniac

The upcoming Lars Von Trier drama NYMPHOMANIAC may have one of the most explicit plot lines in recent film memory, however it is shaping up to have one of the most star-studded casts you could...

Shia Labeouf Set For Nymphomaniac Role

Shia LaBeouf is set to star in 'Nymphomaniac'.The 'Transformers' actor is in talks to appear in the Lars von Trier-directed erotic drama alongside Charlotte Gainsbourg, though it is not clear what role he would play...

Finding Nemo Sequel Confirmed

A 'Finding Nemo' sequel has been confirmed. Director Andrew Stanton - who was at the helm for the original computer-animated movie in 2003, which saw Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks and Willem Dafoe lend their voice...

Johnny Depp To Star In The Grand Budapest Hotel

Johnny Depp is to star in Wes Anderson's 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor has been confirmed for Wes Anderson's upcoming indie movie, and the plot is currently under wraps.The 'Darjeeling Limited'...

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...

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