Aronofsky, Iñarritu films set for Venice Film Festival
Darren Aronofsky’s “The Whale,” the Marilyn Monroe drama “Blonde,” Alejandro González Iñárritu’s “Bardo, False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths” and Guadagnino’s “Bones and All,” with Timothée Chalamet, will all have their world premieres in competition at the Venice International Film Festival this fall.
Willem Dafoe to receive honorary UW-Milwaukee doctorate
LA Premiere of "The Northman" Willem Dafoe arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "The Northman" on Monday, April 18, 2022, at TCL Chinese Theater. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) (Jordan Strauss)MILWAUKEE — (AP) — Actor Willem Dafoe is set to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee next month. University officials announced Friday that Dafoe will receive the doctorate of arts on May 22. He’ll receive the degree during the second ceremony of the day. Dafore attended UW-Milwaukee in 1973 and 1974 before leaving to become part of Theatre X, an independent experimental theater company.wftv.com
Spider-Man stars Tobey Maguire and Willem Dafoe break Marvel Guinness World Record
Tobey Maguire and Willem Dafoe break Marvel Guinness World Record File photo: Willem DeFoe and Tobey Maguire at the premiere of "Spider-Man" at the Village Theater in Westwood, Ca. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)When actors Tobey Maguire and Willem Dafoe reprised their roles in “Spider-Man: No Way Home,” they achieved a world record for longest career as a live-action Marvel character. >> Read more trending newsIn a news release, Guinness World Records said the pair as Peter Parker/Spider-Man and Norman Osborn/Green Goblin made their first appearance 19 years and 225 days before the release of the latest installation in the franchise. The movie features Tom Holland, Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield, who have all previously played Peter Parker/Spider-Man, together on screen. While Tobey Maguire and Willem Dafoe now hold the Guinness World Record, they nearly didn’t play the roles at all.wftv.com
Willem Dafoe was concerned his return as the Green Goblin in 'Spider-Man: No Way Home' would simply be a 'power cameo.' He insisted on coming back only if he could do action scenes.
In a behind-the-scenes interview for the film, Dafoe said he'd only return for "No Way Home" if it was more than a cameo.news.yahoo.com
Tom Holland says the first time he met Willem Dafoe on the set of 'Spider-Man: No Way Home' he had no idea who he bumped into because the actor was wearing a cloak for secrecy
Tom Holland told fans how he accidentally bumped into the legendary actor while on the set of the new Spidey movie while he was keeping a low profile.news.yahoo.com