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Esko Kovero ...
 Ismo Laitela (2,424 episodes, 1999-2016)
Jarmo Koski ...
 Seppo Taalasmaa (1,528 episodes, 1999-2016)
Anu Palevaara ...
 Jenni Vainio / ... (1,271 episodes, 1999-2013)
Timo Jurkka ...
 Lasse Sievinen (1,235 episodes, 2004-2015)
Johanna Nurmimaa ...
 Paula Sievinen / ... (1,102 episodes, 2004-2014)
Sami Sarjula ...
 Ossi Puolakka (1,088 episodes, 2004-2013)
Anneli Ranta ...
 Helena Kuula / ... (993 episodes, 2008-2016)
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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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Salkkarit  »

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On August 17, 2009, it was announced that "Salatut elämät" will be on the air until the spring 2015. See more »

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Spin-off Nightmare 2: The Nightmare Continues (2014) See more »

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Tunteisiin
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Written by Schmalenbach / Ringqvist
Performed by Anna Hanski
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Typical Soap-Opera
22 April 2000 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

This TV-show it's like the Bold & The Beautiful soap-operas, but in Finnish. It caught a lot of attention in Finland when one of the characters started to sell drugs, and the fact that one of the character is gay...


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