Kari Väänänen

Acteur et réalisateur de 67 ans (17 septembre 1953)


Kari Väänänen is a Finnish actor and director. Domestically he is a member of the Ryhmäteatteri group of actors. He was introduced to international audiences by Aki Kaurismäki; and belongs to the list of his "trusted" stable of actors.
His most challenging role has been the eponymous mafia hitman of Rosso, for which he learned all his lines phonetically, without previously speaking a word of Italian.
Kari Väänänen was featured in Star Wreck, a Finnish sci-fi parody where he played the Russian president.
He also starred in Jim Jarmusch's 1991 film Night on Earth.


Me Rosvolat

de Marjut Komulainen

Film Me Rosvolat

Divorce à la finlandaise

de Mika Kaurismäki

Film Divorce à la finlandaise

V2 dead angel

de Aleksi Mäkelä

Film V2 dead angel

La Véritable Histoire du Père Noël...

de Juha Wuolijoki

Film La Véritable Histoire du Père Noël

Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning

de Timo Vuorensola

Film Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning


de Veikko Aaltonen

Film Juoksuhaudantie


de Olli Saarela

Film Embuscade

Au loin s'en vont les nuages

de Aki Kaurismäki

Film Au loin s'en vont les nuages

La vie de bohème

de Aki Kaurismäki

Film La vie de bohème


de Mika Kaurismäki

Film Amazon

Leningrad Cowboys go America

de Aki Kaurismäki

Film Leningrad Cowboys go America

Tuntematon sotilas

de Rauni Mollberg

Film Tuntematon sotilas

Klaani: Tarina Sammakoitten suvusta

de Mika Kaurismäki

Film Klaani: Tarina Sammakoitten suvusta

Master Cheng

de Mika Kaurismäki

Film Master Cheng


de Kari Väänänen

Film Klassikko