Willem Dafoe has confirmed that he will join Udo Kier in the cast of Lars von Trier’s forthcoming erotic drama ‘Nymphomaniac’.

Dafor and Von trier have worked together on two previous occasions in ‘Antichrist’ and ‘Manderlay’ while Kier has worked with the director on seven different movies in the past.

The pair are the latest to sign on for the film which already features a total of 60 ensemble cast members including Stellan Skarsgrd, Shia LaBeouf, Christian Slater, Jamie Bell, Uma Thurman and Charlotte Gainsbourg. Casting is now confirmed as complete and is set to begin shooting in Cologne, Germany with Louise Vesthproducing for Zentropa.

The film tells the story of a self diagnosed nymphomaniac played by Gainsbourg and recounts her erotic jurney from birth to age fifty.