Jussi Vatanen

SELECTED CREDITS

FILM:
  • Kuolleet Lehdet – Aki Kaurismäki********
    Sputnik 2023
  • Huonot Naiset – Niklas Lindgren
    Tekele Productions 2022
  • Dark Corners – Richard Parry
    Secret Chanel Films 2021
  • Forest Giant – Ville Jankeri ******
    Solar Films 2020
  • The Unknown Soldier – Aku Louhimies *****
    Elokuvaosakeyhtiö Suomi 2017
  • Lapland Odyssey 3 – Tiina Lymi  
    Yellow Film & TV 2017
  • Äkkilähtö – Tiina Lymi 
    Solar Films 2016
  • Lapland Odyssey 2 – Teppo Airaksinen  *
    Yellow Film & TV 2015
  • Heart of a Lion – Dome Karukoski 
    Helsinki Filmi 2013
  • Fanatics / Kulman Pojat – Teppo Airaksinen 
    Bronson Club, Solar Films 2012
  • Lapland Odyssey  – Dome Karukoski **
    Anagram, Helsinki Filmi 2010
TELEVISION:
  • Rikos Mielessä – Teppo Airaksinen
    Yellow Film & TV 2024
  • Piiritys – Petri Kotwica
    Mediawan Finland 2023
  • The Man Who Died – Samuli Valkama 
    ReelMedia 2022
  • Koskinen – Lauri Nurkse, Riku Suokas
    Aito Media Oy 2021-2022
  • Karuselli – Petteri Summanen
    Jarowskij Finland 2021
  • Man In Room 301 – Mikko Kuparinen *******
    Warner Bros Finland 2019
  • The Uknown Soldier (Mini TV-Series) – Aku Louhimies  
    Eokuvaosakeyhtiö Suomi 2019
  • Kimmo – Teppo Airaksinen ***
    Yellow Film & TV 2012-2017
  • Saturday Night Live Finland 
    Rabbit Films 2016
  • Downshiftaajat  – Teppo Airaksinen 
    Yellow Film & TV 2015-2017
  • Puolin ja Toisin – Matti Ijäs ****
    YLE 2013
STAGE:
  • Member of professional Improv theatre of Stella Polaris Helsinki
AWARDS/NOMINATIONS:
  • Best Actor, Jussi Nomination, The Finnish Film Academy Awards 2016
  • ** Best Actor, Jussi Nomination, The Finnish Film Academy Awards 2011
  • *** Best Actor, Golden Venla Award 2015
  • **** Best Actor, Golden Venla Award 2014
  • ***** Best Supporting Actor, Jussi Nomination, The Finnish Film Academy Awards 2017
  • ****** Best Actor, Jussi Nomination, The Finnish Film Academy Awards 2020
  • ******* Best Actor Nomination, Golden Venla Award 2020
  • ******** Best Actor, Jussi Nomination, The Finnish Film Academy Awards 2023
Languages: Finnish (native), English (fluent), Swedish (good), German (basics)
Special Skills: Various sports, Military training, Singing, Guitar, Dancing, Stage combat, Firearms Training
Height: 188cm / 6’2”
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