Monday, January 12, 2009


‘Dexter’ Actor Wants His Face Back From Willem Dafoe

LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – Most people wouldn’t mind being mistaken for Academy Award nominee Willem Dafoe all the time.

However, it’s been more of a curse than a blessing for actor James Remar, who’s been in Dafoe’s shadow for the last three decades because they look almost identical to one another.

Remar, who currently stars on the hit show Dexter, has never met his Hollywood twin but admits he’d have some choice words for Dafoe if their paths ever did cross.

He explains, “I get a little worked up about it sometimes. We’ve been up for the same roles in the past and he’s really stepped up to the plate and taken some good swings.”

However, Remar says he’ll put his resentment aside and forgive Dafoe for taking his parts if he agrees to star in a movie with him.

Remar says, “It’d be great if we could play brothers sometime. That would be a treat after hearing I look like Willem Dafoe 1,000 times. It’d be fun to capitalize on that!”

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