Viggo on TV on Monday (Jan 21)
18 January 2019 12:23:34
News from Broadway World
SFFILM Tribute to Viggo - 20 November 2018
Image Steve Jennings.
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Nationally Syndicated morning talk show "Live with Kelly and Ryan" announces the lineup of guests appearing on the show the week of Jan. 21-25.
Monday, Jan. 21 - VIGGO MORTENSEN discusses the film "Green Book," and JORDAN FISHER talks about the live musical production of "RENT." In addition, country singer KANE BROWN performs.
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Iolanthe's Quotable Viggo
12 January 2019 12:51:08
Found By: Iolanthe
All I’m going to say is, BAFTA voters and Academy Members, please take note…
Viggo Mortensen, as far as I’m concerned, could do a Rubix cube on screen for two hours and I’d still want to watch him, the guy is that good.
Metal Gear Solid Movie: Eight Actors Who Could Play Solid Snake
By Liam Hoofe
15 September 2017
Viggo Mortensen is one of the greatest actors working today. Of that, I have no doubt.
Talking with Viggo Mortensen and Matt Ross of CAPTAIN FANTASTIC
22 June 2016
Philip Seymour Hoffman, certainly one of the great actors of our time, told us in a Venetian hallway of the Hotel Excelsior how he regarded Viggo Mortensen as one of the masters of the profession. A point of view that is totally shared.
Viggo Mortensen in the Shoes of Dr. Freud
By Nicolas Crousse
Le Soir – translated by Dom
4 September 2011
Mortensen, perhaps the only actor alive who could play Sigmund Freud, William Burroughs and a Middle-earth king...
11 September 2015
He's the kind of star directors dream about: professional, playful and eager to make a movie that doesn't wrap itself up in a neat pre-digested bow.
Viggo Mortensen on Everybody Has a Plan, Argentine Popes and His Beloved San Lorenzo
21 March 2013
Viggo Mortensen is one of the most fascinating stars in contemporary cinema. The image of his penetrating gaze and wide jaw seems to have traversed all the corners of the globe and of Planet Cinema.
13 August 2014
“...what was surprising to me about working with him is that I could never catch him acting. He doesn't have any false moments."
Dr. No: Viggo Mortensen Has Made Turning Down Roles Into an Art Form
By Oliver Jones
6 July 2016
When it comes to cutting an effortless master like Viggo Mortensen, what can I say besides you’re just trying to pick the best of the best and make sure it all hangs together in the right way. He makes it look easy.
Interview with Joseph Krings, Editor of "Captain Fantastic"
Manhatten Edit Workshop blog
20 July 2016
Good acting isn’t just about showboating speeches, about also about tiny vocal inflections and precise body language. Mortensen’s got it nailed.
27 November 2018
Viggo Mortensen has so much on-screen magnetism, he'll probably destroy the credit cards of anyone sitting in the first 10 rows.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
25 January 2012
"He is methodical, exacting in his work, he carries out meticulous labors to do something that looks true, and projects it. He is like Robert Mitchum or William Holden, the class of actors whose work seems effortless."
Chiaroscuro: Viggo, Light And Dark
By Rocio Garcia - translated by Graciela, Remolina, Sage and Zooey
26 June 2009
Mortensen is one of the most diverse, least mannered but most overlooked actors working in Hollywood.
1 Sept 2007
“Viggo's … a real artist. He cares about what speaks to him. He doesn't care about how much he's paid, doesn't care where he lives, doesn't care how nice the hotel is. He's a horse. I feel like he could go all day, work all day and he's polite and creative and generous. That made it easy. Not only is he physically gifted, he’s graceful and tough.”
20 March 2009
Mortensen, who radically rejects any clichés and stereotypes, has become one of the most interesting and idiosyncratic actors of his generation. And incidentally, so to speak, a world star of cinema.
Venniale Tribute publicity
‘I would want to watch Viggo Mortensen in any language.
Sanford Panitch, President of Fox International
Fox International Acquires Worldwide Rights To Viggo Mortensen-Starrer 'Everybody Has A Plan'
By Mike Fleming
5 May 2011
You will find all previous Quotables here.
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More Nominations for 'Green Book'
9 January 2019 07:19:18
Thanks to Chrissie for the find.
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Images from This Evening's NPR Gala
8 January 2019 23:07:30
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