Viggo Mortensen is a renowned American actor, poet, musician, photographer, and painter. He is popular for portraying in the movies like A Walk on the Moon and 28 Days.
Viggo Mortensen's Early Life
Viggo Mortensen was born Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr. on October 20, 1958, and is currently 60 years old. He was born in the middle-class family in Manhattan, New York City, New York of United States of America to mother Grace Gamble and father Viggo Peter Mortensen.
Viggo is of American and Danish nationality and is of Danish, American, Canada, English, and Nova Scotia descent.
Viggo Mortensen's Career
After completing his education from St. Lawrence University in 1980, he began working as a driver. He once took the job of selling flowers.
Viggo began his professional acting career in 1985 from the movies like Witness and The Purple Rose of Cairo. Till now he has appeared in more than two dozens of movies and television series like Prison, Green Book, Everybody Has a Plan, The Road, Good, Eastern Promises, Psycho, Crimson Tide, The Young Americans, and many others.
Viggo Mortensen' Net Worth
As of early 2019, Viggo Mortensen' net worth is reported to be around $30 million. For his role in Hidalgo, he earned the salary of $2,000,000.
Viggo Mortensen' Personal Life
In 1996, Viggo Mortensen met Exene Cervenka. He met her for the first time when he was shooting in the Salvation!. Soon after a couple of meetings, they began dating. The pair got married on the 8th of July, 1987.
They were happy to be each other’s loving spouse. They also had a child together. They dissolved their married life on the 13th of March 1998.
From 2009, he began his romantic love affairs with girlfriend Ariadna Gil. The couple has not tied the knot but is leading a healthy dating life.
Viggo is a great football fan and also supports Argentina and the Danish national football team.