Willem Dafoe Height, Age, Net Worth, Facts, Wife

Last updated: January 27, 2023
  • Willem Dafoe
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 35,000,000
  • Birthday: 22 Jul 1955
  • Age: 67
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actor, Voice Artist
  • Zodiac sign: Cancer
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.9 ft
  • Weight: 172 lb
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: William J. Dafoe
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Willem, Billy
  • Religion: Not known
  • Ethnicity: White. German, French, English, Scottish and Irish ancestry
  • Family Details
  • Father: William Alfred Dafoe (Doctor) (Died in 2014)
  • Mother: Muriel Isabel Dafoe (née Sprissler) (Nurse) (Died in 2012)
  • Siblings: Donald Cameron Dafoe (Brother) (Surgeon), Richard George Dafoe (Brother), Barbara Ellen Dafoe (Sister), Nancy Jane Dafoe (Sister), Sarah Beth Dafoe (Sister), Diane Elaine Dafoe (Sister), Jane Collins Dafoe (Sister)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Low-key, yet gravelly voice
    • Psychotic unstable characters
    • Prominent cheekbones
    • Gapped tooth

Who Is Willem Dafoe?

Willem Dafoe was born on 22nd July 1955, in Appleton, Wisconsin, the USA. He is an American actor best known for his roles in films such as Spider-Man, Platoon, Speed 2: Cruise Control, To Live and Die in LA, The Boondock Saints, Mississippi Burning, The Lighthouse and Aquaman. In addition to acting, he has done extensive work as a voice actor too by lending his voice to characters in several movies and video games.

Willem Dafoe Best Movies

    The Lighthouse 2019 poster
    The Lighthouse (2019) Thomas Wake
    At Eternity's Gate 2018 poster
    At Eternity's Gate (2018) Vincent van Gogh
    The Florida Project 2017 poster
    The Florida Project (2017) Bobby
    John Wick 2014
    John Wick (2014) Marcus
    Spider-Man 2 2004
    Spider-Man 2 (2004) Green Goblin / Norman Osborn
    Finding Nemo 2003 poster
    Finding Nemo (2003) Gill (voice)
    Spider-Man 2002
    Spider-Man (2002) Green Goblin / Norman Osborn

Willem Dafoe Girlfriend, Wife

Marital Status: Married.
Wife: Giada Colagrande.
Children: He has a son, Jack, born in 1982, with Elizabeth LeCompte.

  • Giada Colagrande and Willem Dafoe Giada Colagrande (Wife) (2004–Present) Giada Colagrande and Willem Dafoe were married on 25th Mar 2005.
  • Elizabeth LeCompte and Willem Dafoe Elizabeth LeCompte (1977-2004) The couple were together for 27 years. They also have a son, Jack Dafoe.
  • No picture Wendy Witt (1970-1972) He dated Wendy in high school for 2 years from the ages of 15 to 17.

Willem Dafoe Quotes

  • "Great theatre is about challenging how we think and encouraging us to fantasize about a world we aspire to." - Willem Dafoe
  • "Action breeds inspiration more than inspiration breeds action." - Willem Dafoe
  • "You have to lose yourself to find yourself." - Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe Facts & Trivia

  • He played the role of Norman Osborn/ Green Goblin in the Spider-Man trilogy from 2002 to 2007.


  • Willem Dafoe as Jesus in The Last Temptation of Christ

  • Willem Dafoe with his son Jack

  • He holds dual citizenship of America and Italy.

  • Willem Dafoe 2020 height is 5 ft 9 inches or (175 cm tall).

  • Willem Dafoe net worth as of 2020 is estimated at around $35 million dollars.

  • He was a candidate for the role of the Joker in Batman (1989).

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 35,000,000