Viggo Mortensen

Viggo Mortensen Movies and TV Shows

Viggo Peter Mortensen, Jr. (born October 20, 1958) is an American-Danish actor, poet, musician, photographer and painter. He made his film debut in Peter Weir's 1985 thriller Witness, and subsequently appeared in many notable films of the 1990s, including The Indian Runner (1991), Carlito's Way (1993), Crimson Tide (1995), The Portrait of a Lady (1996), G.I. Jane (1997), A Perfect Murder (1998), and A Walk on the Moon (1999). Mortensen made his major breakthrough in 2001 with 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 an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. Other well-received films in recent years have included Appaloosa (2008) and the 2009 film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel The Road. Aside from acting, his 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. Mortensen is politically active. He campaigned for Dennis Kucinich in the 2008 United States presidential election, and later endorsed Barack Obama for President. Mortensen has one son from his previous marriage to musician Exene Cervenka. Description above from the Wikipedia article Viggo Mortensen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal info

  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 10/20/1958 (63 years old)
  • Place of birth: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
  • nationality: American
  • height: 1.8 m
  • Net worth: $40,000,000

Acting

Year
Genre
IMDB
TMDB
Available on the following streaming services in the United States
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On the Road
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 56%
role:
Old Bull Lee / William S. Burroughs
2012

Adventure

Drama

6.0
56%
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Alatriste
Alatriste (2006)
IMDB 6.1
TMDB 57%
role:
Diego Alatriste
2006

Action

6.1
57%
Psycho
Psycho (1998)
IMDB 4.6
TMDB 51%
role:
Samuel 'Sam' Loomis
1998

Horror

Mystery

Thriller

4.6
51%
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G.I. Jane
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 64%
role:
Master Chief John James Urgayle
1997

Action

Drama

6.0
64%
1996

Drama

Romance

6.2
61%
1995

Horror

Thriller

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.4
65%
Boiling Point
Boiling Point (1993)
IMDB 5.0
TMDB 50%
role:
Ronnie
1993

Action

Crime

Drama

Thriller

5.0
50%
Prison
Prison (1987)
IMDB 5.8
TMDB 59%
role:
Burke / Forsythe Electrocution
1987

Crime

Drama

Horror

Thriller

5.8
59%
Witness
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 71%
role:
Moses Hochleitner
1985

Crime

Drama

Romance

Thriller

7.4
71%

FAQs

Some movies or TV shows available in the United States starring or involving Viggo Mortensen are, for example, Falling, Green Book and Captain Fantastic.
The streaming services with the largest selection are Prime Video, Amazon and Google Play.
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