Viggo Mortensen Graduated From Watertown High School In Watertown New York

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In 2005, Mortensen won critical acclaim for David Cronenberg’s crime thriller A History of Violence. Mortensen is politically active. He graduated from Watertown High School in Watertown, New York. After high school he went to St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York, earning a bachelor’s degree in Government and Spanish. in September 2007, the film Eastern Promises, directed by David Cronenberg, was released to critical acclaim for the film itself and for Mortensen’s performance as a Russian gangster on the rise in London. in 2009, Mortensen appeared as himself in the film Reclaiming The Blade, in which he discussed his passion for the sword and his sword-work in films such as The Lord of the Rings and Alatriste.

Viggo Mortensen Graduated From Watertown High School In Watertown New York

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Viggo Mortensen
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In 2005, Mortensen won critical acclaim for David Cronenberg’s crime thriller A History of Violence. Other well-received films in recent years have included Appaloosa (2008) and the 2009 film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s novel The Road. He graduated from Watertown High School in Watertown, New York.

Viggo Mortensen Graduated From Watertown High School In Watertown New York

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Viggo Peter Mortensen, Jr. (born October 20, 1958) is a Danish-American actor, poet, musician, photographer and painter. Mortensen made his major breakthrough in 2001 with the epic film trilogy The Lord of the Rings. Other well-received films in recent years have included Appaloosa (2008) and the 2009 film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s novel The Road. in 2002, he founded the Perceval Press to publish the works of little-known artists and authors. He graduated from Watertown High School in Watertown, New York. After several years of experience in live theater, Mortensen made his first film appearance playing an Amish farmer in Peter Weir’s Witness (Mortensen had actually acted in at least one prior film, The Purple Rose of Cairo, but his scenes in the latter film were deleted from the final cuts). Mortensen’s major mainstream breakthrough came in 1999, when Peter Jackson cast him as Aragorn in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy.
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Viggo Mortensen Graduated From Watertown High School In Watertown New York

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Viggo Peter Mortensen, Jr. Aside from acting, his other artistic pursuits include fine arts, photography, poetry, and music. His father managed chicken farms and ranches in Argentina. He graduated from Watertown High School in Watertown, New York.

Viggo Mortensen Graduated From Watertown High School In Watertown New York

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Two years later, another Cronenberg film Eastern Promises (2007) earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. Other well-received films in recent years have included Appaloosa (2008) and the 2009 film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s novel The Road. in 2002, he founded the Perceval Press to publish the works of little-known artists and authors. His father managed chicken farms and ranches in Argentina. He graduated from Watertown High School in Watertown, New York.

Viggo Mortensen Graduated From Watertown High School In Watertown New York

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His father managed chicken farms and ranches in Argentina. He graduated from Watertown High School in Watertown, New York. After high school he went to St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York, earning a bachelor’s degree in Government and Spanish.