"I said, 'You do know, don't you, that Aragorn isn't in "The Hobbit?" That there is a 60-year gap between the books?'" Viggo Mortensen says of being asked to return in "The Hobbit" movies.
J.R.R. Tolkien‘s The Hobbit unfolds decades before Frodo ever got his hands on the One Ring, but all the same, the three-part movie adaptation from Peter Jackson managed to rope in a bunch of familiar faces from the Lord of the Rings cinematic trilogy. Some, like Ian McKellan’s Gandalf, were part of the story as [...]
When "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" hit theaters in December, fans were treated to the sight of some familiar faces from "Lord of the Rings,"...
Instead of 40 nights in the desert, the AMFM Fest needs only four. A new festival of art, music, film and more, is debuting June 13-16 in the Coachella Valley with a heavy hitting and very promising line up.
Hats off to Viggo Mortensen. The actor pulls off playing identical twins in this Argentinian thriller – which never quite lives up to his talents....
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I jumped at the chance to catch up with Viggo and talk about betting on an unsolicited script, what he thinks of the new Argentine pope (having grown up in Buenos Aires), and of course, his favorite topic: soccer team San Lorenzo.
Only Viggo Mortensen’s most rabid fans, and maybe people who stumbled onto his Wikipedia page while really bored, are likely aware that the actor spent much of his childhood living in Argentina, where he became fluent in Spanish. That...Show More Summary
Of all the actors whose lives were changed by the Lord of the Rings movies, few have had as interesting a post-Rings career as Viggo Mortensen. Since playing Aragorn, he's gone on to star in such quiet but powerful movies as Good, The Road, and David Cronenberg's A Dangerous Method. ... More »
Normally when an Oscar-nominated actor like Viggo Mortensen stars in a movie, it's going to get a lot of attention at all stages of production, but that wasn't really the case with Everybody Has a Plan, a lower-budget film from Argentina...Show More Summary
Ah, Le Petit Prince, the literature of choice for high school students studying French everywhere. A rite of passage, if
Maps to the Stars, David Cronenberg’s in-development indie currently starring Robert Pattinson and Rachel Weisz, may be going forward without his long term collaborator Viggo Mortensen. In an interview with Details, the Canadian auteur revealed that Mortensen might not sign on for the indie despite earlier indications that this could happen. He said: “I don’t [...]Show More Summary
David Cronenberg was set to direct Eastern Promises 2, a sequel to his superb 2007 thriller starring Viggo Mortensen and Naomi Watts, but it was cancelled. Indie Wire was able to get some info on why EP2 got the shaft … Continue reading ?
Jack Nicholson, Viggo Mortensen, Helen Hunt, Robert De Niro-- these are just a handful of stars whose careers were launched by legendary indepedent film producers Roger Corman and Charles Band. Not together, of course-- the pair have long been independently running their own studios, New Horizons and Full Moon, competitively. Show More Summary
Kirsten Dunst and Garrett Hedlund continued their break from filming and caught up with another famous face in London on Thanksgiving. The pair grabbed a drink with their On the Road costar Viggo Mortensen and were spotted chatting with him outside Christopher's American Bar & Grill. Show More Summary
Scream Factory invites loyal fans and collectors to embark on a journey filled with thrills, chills and 80s high-camp spills when Prison (starring Viggo Mortensen in an early career role) and a double feature presentation of TerrorVision and The Video Dead debut on home entertainment shelves everywhere on February 19, 2013. Prison Collector’s Edition and [...]
From Mordor to a mysterious desert.
I don't remember much about The Road other than being confused about where Viggo Mortensen was. Oh and plus it's from the Philippines, is told more or less in 3ish parts and had a somewhat predictable "twist" ending. The funny thingShow More Summary
David Cronenberg’s long-gestating Maps To The Stars is gaining some momentum. Robert Pattinson, who starred in Cosmopolis, and Cronenberg regular Viggo Mortensen have already been linked to the Hollywood-set film. Rachel Weisz is now in the mix, according to a French trade report. Show More Summary