Viggo Mortensen whose full name is Viggo Petter Mortensen Jr. born on 20 October 1958 in New York City. He is a Danish-American actor, poet, musician, photographer and painter of age 57. He attended Watertown High School and became a very good student and athlete.
He is a fluent speaker of English, Danish,Spanish, French and conversational in Italian. He has been acting since the 1980s. Viggo met his wife in 1986 actress/singer Exene Cervenka and they got married on July 8, 1987. Cervenka gave birth to a son named Henry Blake Mortensen.
Viggo has an average built as his height is 5ft 11 inches. He is a strongly-built man and used to play football as a young kid and has built a very solid body. He is also a tattoo crazy and got tattoos on his chest,feet, and hands.
He has been in many Movies and tv shows and has large numbers of fans. After completing his education from St. Lawrence University, he began working as a driver. He once took the job of selling flowers. Then he began his acting career and that was from the movies Witness and The Purple Rose of Cairo in 1985. He is a multitalented person.
He has got a list of girlfriends with some famous actress, singers, and models such as Lola Schnabel, Josie Bissett, and others. Currently, he is in a relationship with the Spanish actress Ariadna Gil. He is not a big fan of Lord of the Rings or The Hobbit. His net worth is $30 million.
He is the highest-paid actor in the world. He is also the composer of one of the songs on Lord of the Rings and sings on one them in the trilogy. His estimated salary per year is $36,363,000, and he was politically active also.