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He made his film debut with a small part in Witness (1985). But Henry, a big fan of the books, told his father he shouldn't turn down the role.Viggo accepted the part and immediately began work on the project, which was already underway.His maternal grandfather was from Nova Scotia, Canada, and his maternal grandmother was from New York.While filming "The Lord of The Rings" trilogy in New Zealand, he would go surfing with the other actors in their spare time.Is one of four "Lord of the Rings" stars to star, pre-"Rings," with Harrison Ford. While working on the Lord of the Rings trilogy, he asked writer/director Peter Jackson to revise scripts so that his character Aragorn would be speaking in the Elvish language in several scenes of all three movies.He became good friends with the close-knit stunt men on the "Lord of the Rings" films, but they were wary of doing fight scenes with him because, carried away with the intensity of his character Aragorn, he would frequently "really go at them" and leave the other combatants in bruises.Although their divorce only became final in 1998, he and his former wife, Exene Cervenka, separated in late 1990/early 1991 after less than 3 years of marriage but remain close friends often working together and co-parenting their son.On December 4th, 2009, for the Montréal Canadiens centennial celebration at the Bell Center, Viggo Mortensen - a long-time Canadiens fan - came out in his red Habs jersey to introduce Guy Lafleur, "my all-time hero," in French.
Two more sons were born, Charles and Walter, before the marriage grew increasingly unhappy.
However, at the end of filming, the film's swordmaster, the legendary Bob Anderson, stated that Mortenson was the best swordsman he'd ever trained.