Willem Dafoe is joining Anne Hathaway in The Last Thing He Wanted!
Willem Dafoe has found his follow-up to his Oscar-nominated performance in “The Florida Project,” as the veteran actor has signed on to co-star with Anne Hathaway in the Netflix pic “The Last Thing He Wanted.”
Dee Rees, who wrote and directed “Mudbound” for Netflix, will write and helm the film.
The story is based on the 1996 novel by Joan Didion and centers on hardscrabble journalist Elena McMahon, who finds herself on dangerous ground as the Iran Contra Affair’s arms for drugs plot reaches its tipping point.
Dafoe will play Hathaway’s father in the film.