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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2017 Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2008 Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Eastern Promises (2007)

Golden Globes, USA

2017 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2012 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
A Dangerous Method (2011)
2008 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Eastern Promises (2007)

BAFTA Awards

2017 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2008 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2017 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2010 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2010 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)
2008 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
2006 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor
A History of Violence (2005)
2004 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
2003 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2007 Winner
EDA Special Mention Award
Unforgettable Moment
Eastern Promises (2007)
For the scene showcasing Viggo Mortensen's full frontal.
Best Depiction of Nudity or Sexuality
Eastern Promises (2007)
Nominee
EDA Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2007 Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Eastern Promises (2007)
2003 Winner
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:
Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
2002 Nominee
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:
2001 Winner
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Shared with:

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

1999 Nominee
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actor - Suspense
A Perfect Murder (1998)

Bodil Awards

2015 Winner
Honorary Award

British Independent Film Awards

2007 Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor in a Comedy
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2010 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)
2008 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
2004 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:

Camerimage

2008 Winner
Special Award
Actor with Unique Visual Sensitivity

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2007 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

Chicago International Film Festival

2008 Winner
Career Achievement Award

Chlotrudis Awards

2017 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)

Denver Film Critics Society

2010 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2016 Nominee
DFCC
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
5th place. Tied with Vincent Lindon for La loi du marché (2015).
2015 Nominee
DFCC
Best Actor
Jauja (2014)
5th place. Tied with J.K. Simmons for Whiplash (2014) and Colin Farrell for The Lobster (2015).
2007 Nominee
DFCC
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
Runner-Up

Empire Awards, UK

2009 Winner
Icon Award
2006 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
A History of Violence (2005)
2004 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
2003 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
2002 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

2010 Nominee
Chainsaw Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2017 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
Captain Fantastic (2016)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2016 Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)

Genie Awards

2012 Winner
Genie
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
A Dangerous Method (2011)
2008 Nominee
Genie
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Eastern Promises (2007)

Gold Derby Awards

2017 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2004 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:
2003 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:

Golden Boot Awards

2007 Winner
Golden Boot

Golden Schmoes Awards

2007 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Actor of the Year
Eastern Promises (2007)
2003 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Coolest Character of the Year
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
'Aragorn'
2002 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Coolest Character of the Year
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
'Aragorn'
2001 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actor of the Year
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Coolest Character of the Year
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
'Aragorn'

Goya Awards

2007 Nominee
Goya
Best Lead Actor (Mejor Actor Principal)
Alatriste (2006)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2009 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)
2008 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2016 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Lead Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
8th place.
2011 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Supporting Performance
A Dangerous Method (2011)
5th place.
2007 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Lead Performance
Eastern Promises (2007)
5th place.

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2015 Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Actor
Jauja (2014)
2012 Nominee
INOCA
Best Supporting Actor
A Dangerous Method (2011)
2008 Nominee
INOCA
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
2006 Nominee
INOCA
Best Actor
A History of Violence (2005)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2008 Nominee
IOMA
Best Actor (Miglior attore protagonista)
Eastern Promises (2007)

Lleida Latin-American Film Festival

2011 Winner
Honorary Award

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2006 Nominee
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
A History of Violence (2005)

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2003 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
1998 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Fight
G.I. Jane (1997)
Shared with:

National Board of Review, USA

2003 Winner
NBR Award
Best Acting by an Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
A Dangerous Method (2011)
2007 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
2005 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
A History of Violence (2005)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2017 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)

Online Film & Television Association

2008 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2008 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
2003 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:

People's Choice Awards, USA

2005 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Male Action Movie Star

Phoenix Critics Circle

2016 Nominee
PCC Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Ensemble Acting
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:
2003 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:
2002 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Shared with:

Premios Fénix (Fenix Film Awards)

2014 Winner
Premio Fénix
Best Actor
Jauja (2014)
Nominee
Premio Fénix
Best Music
Jauja (2014)
Shared with:

Russian National Movie Awards

2014 Nominee
Georges Award
Best Foreign Actor of the Decade
2008 Nominee
Georges Award
Best Foreign Actor

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2009 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)
2007 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
Tied with Russell Crowe for 3:10 to Yuma (2007).

Sant Jordi Awards

2008 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Actor (Mejor Actor Extranjero)
Eastern Promises (2007)

Sarlat International Cinema Festival

2014 Winner
Prix d'interprétation Masculine
Loin des hommes (2014)

Satellite Awards

2016 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2011 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
A Dangerous Method (2011)
2007 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Eastern Promises (2007)
2005 Nominee
Satellite Award
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
A History of Violence (2005)
2003 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Scream Awards

2006 Nominee
Scream Award
Most Heroic Performance
A History of Violence (2005)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2017 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Captain Fantastic (2016)
Shared with:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2008 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Eastern Promises (2007)
2004 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:
2003 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:
2002 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Shared with:

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

2017 Winner
Critics Award
Best Foreign Actor (Melhor Ator Estrangeiro)
Captain Fantastic (2016)

SFX Awards, UK

2003 Winner
SFX Award
Best SF or Fantasy Film Actor
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2009 Winner
Honorary Grand Prize

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2016 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
Captain Fantastic (2016)
2007 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

Telluride Film Festival, US

2009 Winner
Silver Medallion Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1997 Nominee
Stinker Award
Most Annoying Fake Accent
G.I. Jane (1997)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)
2007 Winner
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Male
Eastern Promises (2007)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Winner
UFCA Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2012 Winner
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Canadian Film
A Dangerous Method (2011)
2008 Winner
VFCC Award
Best Actor in a Canadian Film
Eastern Promises (2007)
Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)

Village Voice Film Poll

2011 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
A Dangerous Method (2011)
3rd place.
2007 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Actor
Eastern Promises (2007)
2nd place.
2005 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Performance
A History of Violence (2005)
7th place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Road (2009)

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