Viggo Mortensen

Viggo Mortensen Films

Lord of the Rings


Charlie Rose Interview

Peter Jackson, Charlie Rose, Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen

Synopsis: This page includes a generous excerpt (08'28) from the December 2002 Charlie Rose show transcript in which Viggo Mortensen, Elijah Wood and Peter Jackson appeared to discuss The Two Towers. Viggo wore a T-shirt emblazoned with "No More Blood On Oil" which provoked a dialogue on current events.

Credits: Transcribed by Susan Musser

Source: Charlie Rose, December 3, 2002

Note: See the Video Clips page to watch a Quicktime video clip (15.1 MB) of this excerpt. You can listen to an mpeg audio clip of this excerpt here or the entire interview at You may also purchase an NTSC VHS tape of the entire broadcast at the Charlie Rose website. (The video uses the NTSC standard but they will convert it to PAL or SECAM for a fee.) This transcript was graciously provided by Susan Musser. From the House of Telcontar archives.

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