JASPER PÄÄKKÖNEN

 

 
 

Jasper is one of Finland’s best loved and most talented actors. He first came to international attention for his performance in the comedy, LAPLAND ODYSSEY, but it was his role in HEART OF A LION, which won him widespread acclaim and a Jussi Award in 2014. It also led to him being cast as ‘Halfdan The Black’ in the international TV series, VIKINGS. Prior to this, he filmed JET TRASH opposite Robert Sheehan. Jasper starred as 'Felix Kendrickson' in Spike Lee's critically acclaimed and Oscar-winning film BLACKKKLANSMAN alongside Adam Driver, which won the Grand Prix at Cannes Film Festival. This year, will see him reteam with Lee for the feature film drama DA 5 BLOODS, and starring in Amazon’s new adaptation of THE DARK TOWER.

PLAYING AGE: 30 - 35

NATIONALITY: FINNISH

LOCATION: FINLAND

LANGUAGES: FINNISH, ENGLISH