Viggo Mortensen is an American actor, screenwriter, director, producer, musician, and multi-media artist.
He was born in New York, he grew up in Argentina. He began his career as an extra in the film The Departed, but soon went on to find success in theater and music.
His career soon spread beyond acting to other fields, including the music business, as he became a successful record producer.
Viggo Mortensen bio & career
Viggo Mortensen is a talented actor who has starred in numerous films.
His most notable roles include the role of a bouncer in Captain Fantastic (2016) and the driver of an African-American classical pianist in Green Book (2018).
He is also an author, and in ‘Falling’ he will play the son of a man with dementia.
In addition to his acting career, Viggo has also appeared in a number of documentaries.
While most people are familiar with “Far From Men,” Mortensen has also starred in several other films.
A French-language film, it is based on Albert Camus’ short story, and is set during the Algerian independence war in the mid-1950s.
Mortensen plays a French teacher who is assigned to accompany a captured Algerian to French authorities.
While escorting him, he learns about the woman’s past and her relationship with her father.
Viggo height & weight
He’s 5 feet 11 inches taller, weighs a little over 170 pounds.
Viggo Mortensen wife
The actress Ariadna Gil is Viggo Mortensen’s longtime love. They met while working on Salvation! The couple married on July 8, 1987, and have one child together, Henry Blake Mortensen.
The couple divorced in 1998, and he has been romantically linked to Ariadna Gil since 2009.
Mortensen and Exene met while filming the hit movie Salvation. The couple had one son, Henry Blake, in 1988.
They separated in 1997, but later reunited and got back together. Mortensen and Cervenka lived in Idaho until their son was born. They are currently separated.
But their children are still close. Viggo Mortensen’s ex-wife, Giner, has been married three times before.
Viggo net worth
His net worth is estimated at over $30 million.