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Series cast summary:
Esko Kovero ...
 Ismo Laitela (2,374 episodes, 1999-2016)
Jarmo Koski ...
 Seppo Taalasmaa (1,444 episodes, 1999-2015)
Anu Palevaara ...
 Jenni Vainio / ... (1,264 episodes, 1999-2013)
Timo Jurkka ...
 Lasse Sievinen (1,227 episodes, 2004-2015)
Johanna Nurmimaa ...
 Paula Sievinen / ... (1,092 episodes, 2004-2014)
Sami Sarjula ...
 Ossi Puolakka (1,078 episodes, 2004-2013)
Anneli Ranta ...
 Helena Kuula / ... (992 episodes, 2008-2015)
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The series' storylines follow the daily lives of several families who live in the same apartment block in Helsinki, Finland. During the series' 15-year run, over 2,700 episodes have been aired, making it the second longest running drama in television in the Nordics.

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25 January 1999 (Finland)  »

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Salkkarit  »

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After many years, this still keeps staying on the top of Finnish TV series based on amount of audience. See more »

Connections

Spin-off Seppo Goes Shakespeare (2006) See more »

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Tunteisiin
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Written by Schmalenbach / Ringqvist
Performed by Anna Hanski
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Salkkarit
5 March 2002 | by (Vantaa, Finland) – See all my reviews

Oh yes, Salkkarit rules! Finnish soap opera in Helsinki. Tries to copy the American soap operas and does it pretty well =). Some young actors have got the change of their lives by be casted in Salatut elämät. The characters have changed pretty fast, but the serial needs fresh blood all the time to be interesting.


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