Viggo Mortensen

Mortensen at the [[2016 Cannes Film Festival]] Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr. (; ; born October 20, 1958) is an American/Danish actor, author, musician, photographer, poet, and painter. Born in New York to a Danish father and American mother, he was a resident of Venezuela and Argentina during his childhood. He is the recipient of various accolades including a Screen Actors Guild Award and has been nominated for three Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards.

Mortensen made his film debut in a small role in Peter Weir's 1985 thriller ''Witness'' starring Harrison Ford and has appeared in several notable films since, including ''The Indian Runner'' (1991), ''Carlito's Way'' (1993), ''Crimson Tide'' (1995), ''Daylight'' (1996), ''The Portrait of a Lady'' (1996), ''G.I. Jane'' (1997), ''Psycho'' (1998), ''A Perfect Murder'' (1998), ''A Walk on the Moon'' (1999), and ''28 Days'' (2000).

Mortensen received international attention in the early 2000s with his role as Aragorn in the epic film trilogy ''The Lord of the Rings''. In 2005, Mortensen won critical acclaim for David Cronenberg's crime thriller ''A History of Violence''. Two years later, another Cronenberg film, ''Eastern Promises'' (2007), earned him further critical acclaim and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor. A third teaming with Cronenberg in ''A Dangerous Method'' (2011) resulted in a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture. Other well-received films include ''Appaloosa'' (2008) and ''Far from Men'' (2014). Further Academy Award nominations came for his leading roles in ''Captain Fantastic'' (2016) and ''Green Book'' (2018).

Aside from acting, Mortensen's other artistic pursuits include fine arts, photography, poetry, and music. In 2002, he founded the Perceval Press to publish the works of little-known artists and authors. Provided by Wikipedia
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Published 1992
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Published 1998
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Published 1999
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Published 2018
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Published 2018
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