Willem Defoe
Defoe at the 90th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon
3 Nominations
Role Actor
Born July 22, 1955
Appleton, Wisconsin, USA

Willem Dafoe is an American film, stage, and voice actor, and a member of the experimental theater company The Wooster Group. He has had roles in a wide range of films, including Platoon (1986), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), Mississippi Burning (1988), Born on the Fourth of July (1989), The English Patient (1996), Affliction (1998), Shadow of the Vampire (2000), Spider-Man (2002), Finding Nemo (2003) and Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009).


59th Academy Awards, 1986
Best Supporting ActorPlatoon
73rd Academy Awards, 2000
Best Supporting ActorShadow of the Vampire
90th Academy Awards, 2017
Best Supporting ActorThe Florida Project


Oscar-nominated Roles