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Short Info

FactFather Seppo Pääkkönen and uncle Antti Pääkkönen are both actors.


Jasper Pääkkönen is a Finnish actor who has appeared in many films and television series. He was born on July 1, 1980, in Helsinki, Finland, to parents who were both actors. Pääkkönen began his acting career at a young age, appearing in various Finnish films and television series. He made his Hollywood debut in the film “Babel” (2006), which starred Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett. Pääkkönen has since appeared in such films as “Vantage Point” (2008), “The Purge” (2013), and “Hail, Caesar!” (2016). He has also had roles on the television series “24” (2010), “Vikings” (2013), and “Hannibal” (2015). Pääkkönen is married to actress Johanna Sallinen, with whom he has two children.

General Info

Full NameJasper Pääkkönen
Height1.8 m
ProfessionActor
NationalityFinnish

Family

ParentsSeppo Pääkkönen, Virve Havelin

Accomplishments

AwardsJussi Award for Best Supporting Actor
MoviesHeart of a Lion, Lapland Odyssey, Frozen Land, Addiction, Bad Boys, Vares: Private Eye, Naked Harbour, Hellsinki, V2: Dead Angel, Matti: Hell Is for Heroes, Kummeli Alivuokralainen, Jet Trash, The Glory and Misery of Human Life

Social profile links

Facts

#Fact
1Father Seppo Pääkkönen and uncle Antti Pääkkönen are both actors.
2Son of Seppo Pääkkönen

Pictures

Movies

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Vikings2016-2017TV SeriesHalfdan the Black
Jet Trash2016Mike
Vares - sheriffi2015Kyypakkaus
Leijonasydän2013Harri
Vares - Pimeyden tango2012Kyypakkaus
Vares - Uhkapelimerkki2012Kyypakkaus
Vuosaari2012Anders
Vares - Sukkanauhakäärme2011Kyypakkaus
Vares - Huhtikuun tytöt2011Kyypakkaus
Vares - Pahan suudelma2011Kyypakkaus
Napapiirin sankarit2010Kapu
Muumi ja punainen pyrstötähti2010Moomintroll (Finnish version, voice)
Rööperi2009Korppu
Kummeli Alivuokralainen2008Kikke
Muumi ja vaarallinen juhannus2008Muumipeikko (voice)
V2 - jäätynyt enkeli2007Dan 'Dante Hell' Hellman
Matti2006Matti
Frozen Land2005Niko Smolander
Vares - yksityisetsivä2004Jarmo
Levottomat 3 - kun mikään ei riitä2004Aleksi
Irtiottoja2003TV SeriesJohnny
Kaunis mies2003TV Mini-SeriesJoonatan
Pahat pojat2003Eero Takkunen
Salatut elämät1999-2002TV SeriesSaku Salin
Kiljusen herrasväen uudet seikkailut1990School boy (uncredited)
Ihmiselon ihanuus ja kurjuus1988Arvi Hongisto

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pokerimestari 20062006TV Series assistant producer - 5 episodes

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pokerimestari 20062006TV Series writer - 2 episodes

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Enbuske & Linnanahde Crew2015TV SeriesHimself
Jussi-gaala 20152015TV MovieHimself
Docventures2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Jussi-gaala 20142014TV MovieHimself
Heikki & Mikko Show2012TV SeriesHimself
Näin me se tehtiin: Vuosaari2012Video documentary shortHimself (uncredited)
Making of Kummeli Alivuokralainen2008Video documentary short
Jussi Gaala 20062006TV MovieHimself - Presenter: Best Cinematography
Se on Matti - dokumentti elokuvan teosta2006TV Short documentaryHimself
4Pop2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Näin tehtiin Levottomat 32004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Making of 'Pahat pojat'2003Video documentary shortHimself
Kuutamolla2001-2003TV SeriesHimself
Kokkisota2003TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Salatut elämät2010-2015TV SeriesSaku Salin
Salatut elämät 10 v2009TV MovieSaku Salin

Awards

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2014JussiJussi AwardsBest Supporting Actor (Paras miessivuosa)Leijonasydän (2013)
2006EFP Shooting StarBerlin International Film FestivalFinland.
2003Best ActorBrussels International Independent Film FestivalInternational CompetitionPahat pojat (2003)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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