Laura Birn

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Laura Birn
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Laura Birn at the 2013 Jussi Awards.
Born (1981-04-25) 25 April 1981 (age 40)
AwardsBest Actress, 2013, Jussi Awards
Tähti 2019, Red Carpet Film Festival

Laura Eveliina Birn (born 25 April 1981) is a Finnish film actress.

Birn was born in Helsinki, Finland. She is most famous for her appearances in the 2003 film Helmiä ja sikoja alongside Mikko Leppilampi and most notably in her role in the 2005 film Lupaus. In the United States, she is best known for her supporting role in the Finnish film Joulutarina (English title: Christmas Story) and A Walk Among the Tombstones.

She is proficient in Finnish, Norwegian, English, Portuguese, and Spanish.[1]

Her performance in the 2012 film Purge earned her a nomination for a Satellite Award for Best Actress.[2]


On television:

  • Tuulikaappimaa (2003)
  • Jumalan kaikki oikut (2006)
  • Karjalan kunnailla (2007-2012)
  • Onnela (2018)

Personal life[edit]

Laura Birn is married and has one child.[4]


  1. ^ "Laura Birn". Actors in Scandinavia.
  2. ^ "HitFix". Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  3. ^ Ide, W., "‘The Last Ones’: Tallinn Review", Screen Daily, 24 November 2020. Retrieved 23 April, 2021.
  4. ^ "Kansainvälisellä uralla loistava pienen lapsen äiti Laura Birn: "Minun ei ole tarvinnut valita työn ja perheen välillä"". Anna Magazine, Finland. 2 January 2020. Retrieved 2 February 2021.

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