This edition: Viggo Mortensen
Original tape date: July 12, 2016.
First aired: July 22, 2016.
Meet award-winning actor, poet, musician, photographer, painter and editor Viggo Mortensen, now starring in the acclaimed new film “Captain Fantastic,” which premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and received accolades at the Cannes Film Festival in May. The multitalented actor, known for his performances in such films as “The Lord of the Rings,” “A Walk on the Moon,” “A History of Violence” and “Eastern Promises,” stars as a father raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education, but forced to leave his paradise and reenter society. Interviewed by New York Times culture reporter Cara Buckley.