He plays a father in the forests of the Pacific Northwest who is raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education.Forced to leave his home and enter the world, he begins a journey that challenges his idea of what it means to be a parent.The scene comes midway through the movie, in which Mortensen play Nikolai, a Russian mob member working for the Vory V Zakone criminal brotherhood, a man whose carefully maintained existence is thrown into confusion when he meets a young midwife, played by Naomi Watts.
He is of Danish, American, and Canada, English and Nova Scotia descent.
As a child, he spent his childhood days at several places by struggling.
in Manhattan, New York City, United States of America.
Born to mother Grace Gamble and father Viggo Peter Mortensen, hee holds an American and Danish nationality.
It would also be painful because I couldn't wear any pads to protect me.