Famous actor attends Palau children’s Christmas program

Oscar-nominated actor Willem Dafoe with President Tommy Remengesau Jr. and family (Photo from the Office of the President, Republic of Palau FB page)

Famous Hollywood actor Willem Dafoe was sighted in Palau this week attending a community Christmas event with Palau president Tommy Remengesau Jr.

Dafoe, who has more than a hundred acting and directorial credits under his name, attended the 2019 Children’s Christmas Program in Ngerulmud last night.

During the event, the Emmaus Gospel Kindergartners sang Christmas songs. Remengesau Jr., his family, and Dafoe also lit up the Capitol Christmas Tree.

Over 300 people attended the event, according to information from the Palau President’s Office.

Dafoe and his family also visited the Palau aquarium on Wednesday.