ACTOR / ACTING COACH / DIRECTOR TO BE
Jaakko Kiljunen (MA), born in 1980, is a professional Finnish actor with a lot of international experience. He graduated with a master’s degree from the
St. Petersburg State Theatre Arts Academy in 2009. His post-graduate studies include a one year course with the Theater Group SITI-Company, New York. He is currently studying at the prestigious Theater Academy of Helsinki in a five year program for directing.
Mr. Kiljunen has versatile experience from various film, TV and theater productions. He has worked in Finland, Russia, Lithuania, Portugal, Italy, Greece and USA - acting in Finnish, English and Russian.
In Finland he is best known for his charismatic roles in popular TV shows “Korpelan kujanjuoksu” and ”Pirun pelto” produced by the Finnish National Broadcasting Company (YLE).
In addition Mr. Kiljunen is an experienced acting coach and teacher specialized in two methods: the Suzuki method for acting and the Viewpoints-technique.
Mr. Kiljunen is a highly professional and determined actor and teacher with great depth and emotion. He is a devoted team player and absolutely dedicated to his work.
For more information, please contact:
+358 44 580 0413