What should you do if you want to become Aragorn, a Ranger of Middle Earth, and heir to the throne of Gondor?

Viggo Mortensen has offered up some sage, and delightfully nerdy advice for whoever takes on the role of young Aragorn in the forthcoming Amazon series: get reading.

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In an interview with Collider, the infamously studious actor, who played the beloved role in Peter Jackson’s Oscar-winning Lord of the Rings trilogy, said that although he hasn’t seen the scripts and there are no actors rumoured for the role, the lucky actor should hit the books. Read more…

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