Birth Place Matching "Savonlinna, Finland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Roba
Actor /Screenwriter/ Nature writer Kari Hietalahti is best known for popular Finnish television series such as Vintiöt, Ihmisten puolue, Ihmebantu, Pasila, Kimmo, King Liar and Roba, and films such as Hellsinki, Vares- Private eye, Boy Upside Down, The Human Part, Helsinki Mansplaining Massacre and...
Actor | Kummeli
Heikki Silvennoinen was born on April 27, 1954 in Savonlinna, Finland as Heikki Johannes Silvennoinen. He is an actor and writer, known for Kummeli (1991), Kontio & Parmas (2018) and Kummeli Stories (1995). He has been married to Tiina Lähteenmäki since August 1998.
Actress | Juha
Tuulikki Paananen had a short but an impressive career as an actress. Her father was a Finnish concert violinist and her mother an accompanist from Michigan USA, an area with fairly heavy Finnish population. Tuulikki was born in Finland but the family returned to the USA in 1919. She lived in there...
Actress | Metsolat
Katriina Honkanen was born on August 14, 1960 in Savonlinna, Finland as Marja Katriina Honkanen. She is an actress, known for Metsolat (1993), Agilem eli fragmentteja Pään elämästä (2018) and Sergein totuus (1996). She has been married to Ilkka Tenhunen since 1980. They ...
5. Ere Kokkonen
Director | Elämä lyhyt, Rytkönen pitkä
Certainly not critically acclaimed, but certainly one of the most successful, Finnish film maker Erkki "Ere" Kokkonen has created a long career in film business. Kokkonen is best known as a director, but he has also wrote almost 30 movies.
Kokkonen's directing career is impressive; he started in the...
Director | Suuri illusioni
Tuija-Maija Niskanen was born on July 10, 1943 in Savonlinna, Finland as Tuija-Maija Räty. She was a director and writer, known for Grand Illusion (1985), Naisia ja ihmisiä (1967) and The Farewell (1982). She was married to Juhani Artto Nieminen. She died on June 29, 2019 in Finland.
Actress | Maa on syntinen laulu
Maija-Liisa Ahlgren was born on August 20, 1929 in Savonlinna, Finland. She was an actress, known for The Earth Is a Sinful Song (1973), Siunattu hulluus (1975) and Kevään kohinaa Merenkurkussa (1962). She was married to Pentti Kalervo Seppo. She died on January 15, 1985 in Finland.