Viggo Mortensen Online

IM Global has inked a raft of deals for “Unabomb,” selling the Viggo Mortensen manhunt movie to distributors across Europe. The film has landed with Eagle (Italy), Metropolitan (France), Odeon (Greece), Splendid (Benelux), Scanbox (Scandinavia), Tobis (Germany), TriPictures (Spain) and Salim Ramia (Middle East). “It has a high-caliber studio, director and producer, and Viggo Mortensen […]

“I’ve already heard from all the kids,” three-time Golden Globes nominee Viggo Mortensen says of the young co-stars who played his children in Captain Fantastic. “There were a few expletives.” Mortensen was eating lunch in Spain when he learned that he’d been nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Drama. “This was […]

The Golden Globe Award Nominations were announced yesterday and Watertown’s own Viggo Mortensen was nominated for his performance in Captain Fantastic. He was nominated for Best Actor in a motion picture feature drama. This is Mortensen’s third GG nomination, having been previously nominated in 2012 for A Dangerous Method and 2008 for Eastern Promises. Mortensen […]

The actor is coming off a nomination for an Independent Spirit Award for his performance in ‘Captain Fantastic.’ Viggo Mortensen has signed with UTA, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. The actor was previously without an agent. Mortensen is nominated for Independent Spirit, Critics Choice and Satellite awards for his quirky turn in the family […]

On this week’s show, Jenelle Riley and I preview Variety‘s upcoming Actors on Actors showcase, which was produced over the weekend in Los Angeles. We also take stock of contenders like “Fences” and “Hidden Figures” a year after the Academy’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy. Later (20:16) I’m talking to “Captain Fantastic” star Viggo Mortensen, who some have […]

The presence of Isabelle Huppert and Viggo Mortensen figure among the highlights of the third Cannes Festival Film Week which runs Nov. 28-Dec. 4 in Buenos Aires. Programmed and presented with verve by Cannes topper Thierry Fremaux, the event forms part of the 8th Ventana Sur, Latin America’s biggest film mart-meet, organized by Argentina’s INCAA […]