Biografi

Viggo Mortensen, Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr., f. 20.10.1958, amerikansk filmskuespiller.

Viggo Mortensen, hvis far er dansk, har siden 1980'erne haft en lang række biroller, bl.a. i Peter WeirsWitness (1988, Vidnet), Sean PennsThe Indian Runner (1991), Jane CampionsThe Portrait of a Lady (1996, Portræt af en kvinde) efter Henry James' roman og Ridley ScottsG.I. Jane (1997).

Viggo Mortensen spillede Aragorn i Peter Jacksons trilogi efter J.R.R. TolkiensLord of the Rings (2001, 2002 og 2003, Ringenes Herre), hvilket gjorde ham til stjerne.

Annonce

Mortensen har siden markeret sig med Joe Johnstons (f. 1950) eventyrfilm Hidalgo (2004) og med karakterspil i A History of Violence (2005) og Eastern Promises (2007), begge instrueret af David Cronenberg, samt i den postapokalyptiske roadmovieThe Road (2009) efter Cormac McCarthys roman.

Viggo Mortensen ses senest i rollen som underbevidsthedens udforsker Sigmund Freud i David Cronenbergs drama A Dangerous Method (2011) sammen med Michael Fassbender (f. 2.4.1977) som Carl Gustav Jung og Keira Knightley som Sabina Spielrein (1885-1942), senere en af psykoanalysens pionerer.

Viggo Mortensen har både amerikansk og dansk statsborgerskab og blev i 2010 ridder af Dannebrog. Han modtog 2015 en Æres-Bodil for sin samlede karriere og fordi han har medvirket til at knytte et bånd mellem Danmark og den internationale filmverden.

Viggo Mortensen, Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr., f. 20.10.1958, amerikansk filmskuespiller.

Viggo Mortensen, hvis far er dansk, har siden 1980'erne haft en lang række biroller, bl.a. i Peter WeirsWitness (1988, Vidnet), Sean PennsThe Indian Runner (1991), Jane CampionsThe Portrait of a Lady (1996, Portræt af en kvinde) efter Henry James' roman og Ridley ScottsG.I. Jane (1997).

Viggo Mortensen spillede Aragorn i Peter Jacksons trilogi efter J.R.R. TolkiensLord of the Rings (2001, 2002 og 2003, Ringenes Herre), hvilket gjorde ham til stjerne.

Annonce

Mortensen har siden markeret sig med Joe Johnstons (f. 1950) eventyrfilm Hidalgo (2004) og med karakterspil i A History of Violence (2005) og Eastern Promises (2007), begge instrueret af David Cronenberg, samt i den postapokalyptiske roadmovieThe Road (2009) efter Cormac McCarthys roman.

Viggo Mortensen ses senest i rollen som underbevidsthedens udforsker Sigmund Freud i David Cronenbergs drama A Dangerous Method (2011) sammen med Michael Fassbender (f. 2.4.1977) som Carl Gustav Jung og Keira Knightley som Sabina Spielrein (1885-1942), senere en af psykoanalysens pionerer.

Viggo Mortensen har både amerikansk og dansk statsborgerskab og blev i 2010 ridder af Dannebrog. Han modtog 2015 en Æres-Bodil for sin samlede karriere og fordi han har medvirket til at knytte et bånd mellem Danmark og den internationale filmverden.

Personal Info

Kendt For Skuespil

Køn Mand

Known Credits 65

Fødselsdato 1958-10-20

Fødested Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

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Også Kendt Som

  • Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr.
  • Viggo Peter Mortensen

Skuespil TV udsendelserFilm

Falling as John Petersen
Unabomb
2018 Green Book as Frank "Tony Lip" Vallelonga
2016 Captain Fantastic as Ben Cash
2015 Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter (1 episode)
2014 Jauja as Gunnar Dinesen
2014 Flugten Til Frihed as Daru
2014 The Two Faces of January as Chester MacFarland
2012 Everybody Has a Plan as Agustín / Pedro
2012 On the Road as Old Bull Lee / William S. Burroughs
2011 A Dangerous Method as Sigmund Freud
2009 The People Speak as Himself
2009 The Road as Father
2009 Reclaiming the Blade as Himself
2008 Good as Halder
2008 Appaloosa as Everett Hitch
2007 Slacker Uprising as Himself
2007 Eastern Promises as Nikolai Luzhin
2006 Captain Alatriste as Diego Alatriste
2006 Too Commercial for Cannes as himself
2005 A History of Violence as Tom Stall
2005 Ringers - Lord of the Fans as Himself
2004 Hidalgo as Frank Hopkins
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Quest Fulfilled
2003 Ringenes herre: Kongen vender tilbage as Aragorn
2002 Ringenes herre: De to tårne as Aragorn
2001 Ringenes herre: Eventyret om ringen as Aragorn
2001 A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings' as Himself
2001 Quest for the Ring as Himself
2000 28 dage as Eddie Boone
2000 Psycho Path as Himself
1999 The Early Show (1 episode)
1999 A Walk on the Moon as Walker Jerome
1998 Psycho as Samuel 'Sam' Loomis
1998 Et perfekt mord as David Shaw
1997 La pistola de mi hermano as Juanito
1997 G.I. Jane as Master Chief John James Urgayle
1997 Vanishing Point as Jimmy Kowalski
1996 Daylight as Roy Nord
1996 The Portrait of a Lady as Caspar Goodwood
1996 Albino Alligator as Guy Foucard
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1 episode)
1995 The Prophecy as Lucifer
1995 Fjenden i dybet as Lt. Peter 'WEAPS' Ince
1995 The Passion of Darkly Noon as Clay
1995 Gimlet as Gimlet
1994 The Crew as Phillip
1994 Gospel According to Harry as Wes
1994 Floundering as Homeless Man
1993 Fanget af fortiden as Lalin
1993 Ruby Cairo as Johnny Faro
1993 The Young Americans as Carl Frazer
1993 Boiling Point as Ronnie
1993 American Yakuza as Nick Davis / David Brandt
1991 Highway Patrol as Frank Roberts
1990 The Reflecting Skin as Cameron Dove
1990 Young Guns II as John W. Poe
1990 Motorsavsmassakren III as Eddie 'Tex' Sawyer
1989 Tripwire as Hans
1988 Fresh Horses as Green
1987 Prison as Burke / Forsythe Electrocution
1987 Salvation! as Jerome Stample
1985 Vidnet as Moses Hochleitner
1984 Miami Vice (1 episode)
1951 Search for Tomorrow (260 episoder) as Bragg

Produktion

Falling Producer
2014 Jauja Producer
2014 Flugten Til Frihed Co-Producer
2012 Everybody Has a Plan Producer

Skrivning

Falling Screenplay

Instruering

Falling Director

Lyd

2014 Jauja Original Music Composer

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