Ville Virtanen (actor)

Ville Virtanen (born 19 August 1961) is a Finnish actor.[1]

Ville Virtanen
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Ville Virtanen in 2011 Jussi Award.
Born (1961-08-19) 19 August 1961 (age 58)

He is known for his main roles in Nelonen's crime drama Sincerely Yours in Cold Blood (2000–2005), SVT's crime drama Jordskott (2015), and YLE's and Netflix's crime drama Bordertown (2016–). He has starred in several movies, including The Winter War (1989), Christmas Story (2007) and Bad Family (2010).

His father was the director, actor and host Jukka Virtanen. His wife is the Swedish-language actress Birthe Wingren.



  1. ^ "Ville Virtanen". (in Finnish). National Audiovisual Archive / Finnish Board of Film Classification. Retrieved October 20, 2011.

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