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Ville Haapasalo

Ville Haapasalo was born on February 28, 1972 in Lahti, Finland. He is an actor and producer, known for The Cuckoo (2002), Peculiarities of the National Hunt (1995) and Vieraalla maalla (2003). He has been married to Saara Hedlund since 1995. They have one child. See full bio »
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Known For

The Cuckoo
The Cuckoo Veikko
Vieraalla maalla
Vieraalla maalla Tuomas Linna / Omar Ghaala
Sota ilman voittoa
Sota ilman voittoa Himself - Narrator


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  FeD.O.T. (announced)
Jakko Ahonen
 2016 The Look of a Killer
 2015 Maaseudun tulevaisuus (TV Movie)
 2014 Papa naprokat (TV Mini-Series)
 2014 Love in Vegas
Sauna (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2013 Tri mushketera
Hieronymus von Vogel Eisenschwartzer II (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2012 Gulf Stream Under the Iceberg
 2012 Samoubiytsy
Finn (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2011 Pregnant
 2011 The Duffers (Short)
 2011 Look of a Killer (TV Series)
Aleksei Kärppä
- Isä, poika ja paha henki - osa 1 (2011) ... Aleksei Kärppä
- Ystävät kaukana - osa 1 (2011) ... Aleksei Kärppä
- Hyvä veli, paha veli - osa 1 (2011) ... Aleksei Kärppä
- Mies rajan takaa - osa 2 (2011) ... Aleksei Kärppä
 2010 Alamaailma Trilogia: Vanki (TV Mini-Series)
Artur Deminoff (2011)
 2010 Lyubov v bolshom gorode 2
Sauna (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2009 Veselchaki
Roza (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2009 Tsar
Heinrich Staden (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2009 No Love in the City
Sauna (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2008 Cave (TV Short)
 2008 Lemmenleikit (TV Series)
Samuli Harjanne
- Intiimi haastattelu (2008) ... Samuli Harjanne
 2007 Ironiya sudby. Prodolzhenie
Pyanyy finn (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2007 Chuzhie tayny (TV Series)
 2007 Doch generala (TV Mini-Series)
 2006 Mystery of the Wolf
Paulus Morgam
 2006 Nature and Health (TV Movie)
 2005 Domoi - Kotiinpaluu (Short)
The Warrior
 2005 The Fall of the Empire (TV Mini-Series)
Tarvilainen (2005) (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2005 Tahdon asia (TV Series)
Peppe Mattilan ja Piispan ääni
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... Peppe Mattilan ja Piispan ääni (voice)
 2005 Yövuoro (TV Series)
Turvapäällikkö Jari Viirilä
 2005 KGB v smokinge (TV Series)
Eugene (2005) (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2004 Koroleva benzokolonki 2 (TV Movie)
Ruslan (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2004 Diversant (TV Mini-Series)
Wilhelm (2004) (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2003 Vieraalla maalla
Tuomas Linna / Omar Ghaala
 2003 Friday (TV Short)
 2003 Pietarin myytti (TV Mini-Series)
 2002 One Christmas Morning (Short)
 2002 The Cuckoo
Veikko (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2002 Minä en ole kone (Short)
 2001 Kahakka (TV Movie)
 2001 Farmer's Journal (Short)
 2001 Uboynaya sila (TV Series)
- Kredit Doveriya (2001) ... (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 2000 The Sweep (Short)
 1999 Gold Fever in Lapland
Frans Björklund
 1999 Samaa sukua, eri maata (TV Series)
Jari Jokinen
- Suuri sovitus ja shokki (1999) ... Jari Jokinen
- Kaikesta saa maksaa (1999) ... Jari Jokinen
- Kolmiodraama (1999) ... Jari Jokinen
- Uutta elämää etsimässä (1999) ... Jari Jokinen
- Isät, jotka kulkevat omia polkujaan (1999) ... Jari Jokinen
 1998 Elämän suola (TV Series)
- Poika nimeltä Päivi (1998) ... Timppa
- Hämärän tanssit (1998) ... Timppa
- Yksi lensi yli käenpesän (1998) ... Timppa
 1997 Peculiarities of the National Fishing
Raimo (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 1996 Operation Happy New Year (TV Movie)
Killer #2 (as Ville Khaapasalo)
 1995 Peculiarities of the National Hunt
Raivo (as Ville Khaapasalo)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
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Appeared in Finland's Ministry of Transport and Communications' 1998 campaign "National Features of Driving" instructing Russians on Finnish road rules.

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Ville Khaapasalo


6' 0¾" (1.85 m)

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Knew practically no Russian at the time starting his studies in St. Petersburg (or Leningrad as it was still called in 1991). And despite that he is now fluent in that language, he is still not familiar with Russian grammar. See more »

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