(Photos: Getty Images | Pacific Coast News)As if it wasn't enough to be rich, famous, attractive, and talented, some of Hollywood's biggest names are also multilingual. While some actors keep their polyglot passions under the radar — Salma Hayek (Portuguese, Arabic), Morgan Freeman (French), Will Smith (Spanish) — others are more than happy to practice their non-native tongues in front of crowds and cameras. We scoured the depths of YouTube to bring you video proof that some of your favorite...Read Full Story
(PacificCoastNews, BauerGriffin) The Cannes Film Festival, the most prestigious in the world, started Wednesday, and it runs until May 27th. Twenty-two feature films will compete for the Palme d'Or, the highest prize awarded annually by the jury. The panel of judges this year includes Nanni Moretti, Jean Paul Gaultier, Diane Kruger, Ewan McGregor, and Alexander Payne among others. The 2012 festival, the 65th, includes a number of Hollywood-produced films, which is in stark contrast to year's...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesViggo Mortensen starred alongside Elijah Wood in all of those Lord Of The Rings movies, and it sounds like their off-screen personas were much more lighthearted than the characters they portrayed on-screen. Mortensen loved to play practical jokes on set to keep his colleagues in a good mood -- even jokes that lasted weeks. He said: "There's no sense in doing something, especially if it's a hard job, if you can't have a little fun. One time, I called Elijah Wood every day for...Read Full Story
Viggo Mortensen stars in the upcoming movie The Road, where he plays a father struggling to protect his son in a post-apocalyptic world, and Mortensen says it was easy for him to related to the fear of not being able to protect your children. Some say Viggo could be an Oscar contender for his performance in The Road (Getty) The actor, who has a 21-year-old son, Henry, with his ex-wife, said: “You worry about your child’s future. You’re like, ‘What if I’m away from my infant son or daughter...Read Full Story
Viggo Mortensen (born October 20, 1958) is an American actor known for his roles in "History of Violence," "The Road" and the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy. Find more pictures, news and articles about Viggo Mortensen here.