Net Worth of Viggo Mortensen: We are back with another famous personality’s life history and Net worth. Viggo is an American actor. He is multi-passionate and worked as a writer, director, poet, musician, painter, producer, and, photographer too. He is known for his outstanding work in the art and entertainment world.
Early life: Viggo’s full name is Viggo Peter Mortensen. Born on October 20, 1958, in Watertown, New York. He is the son of Viggo Petre Mortensen Sr. and Grace Gamble. Viggo’s childhood was spent in many countries and finally, his family settled in Argentina. At the age of 11, his parents divorced and all three children moved to the US with their mother. He complete his school education in 1976 at Watertown High School. For a bachelor’s degree, he enrolled at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York. He learned about Spanish Studied and politics there.
Viggo went to Europe after his studies and spent a lot of time in England, and Spain before returning to Denmark. He worked as Driver and flower seller there. Finally, he came back to the US for his acting career.
As Viggo’s mother is from America and his father is from Denmark so he is fluent in both languages English and Spanish. He has citizenship in both America and Denmark.
Viggo’ first wife is singer Exene Cervenka. He married her in the year 1987 and has a son with her. The couple divorced in 1997. Noe Viggo is in a relationship with Spanish actress Ariadna Gil. They live in Madrid but Viggo spends much of his time in the US.
Career: Viggo has a bright future in acting. Here are some of his acting career achievements.
- Viggo first got a role in “The Purple Rose of Cairo” in the year 1985. But on screen, he was seen first time in 1995 in the movie Witness.
- Then in 1999, “The Lords of the Rings” gave him a special identity as an actor.
- The history of Violence and Eastern Promises are some of the other hits by Viggo.
- Apart from films Viggo is a very talented artist and tried his talent in painting, and writing.
- He also experiments with Poetry and music.
- Viggo has worked as a supporters to many politicians.
Awards and Recognition:
- Best Performance Award in British Independent Film
- Academy Award for Best Actor
- The prestigious Donostia Award will be given to Viggo, it was announced in June 2020
Property: Viggo owns three properties. Out of two houses one in Venice, California, the second in Los Angeles. One of his properties is in the Northern parts of Sandpoint, Idaho.
Net Worth: Being a successful actor Viggo has earned a good income from his films. As of 2022, he has a total net worth of $40 million.