Riku Nieminen

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Nieminen in 2014

Riku Nieminen (born 5 May 1986[1]) is a Finnish actor and dancer. He is best known for having appeared in the first five seasons of the sketch comedy television show Putous and for his character Munamies ("Eggy"). Nieminen also appeared as one of the judges on the seventh season of Tanssii tähtien kanssa, a Finnish version of the British television series Strictly Come Dancing.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Since 2009, Nieminen has been actively involved in the Zeitgeist Movement.[3] He is married to the actress Annika Poijärvi.[4]

Selected filmography[edit]

In films[edit]

On television[edit]

  • Ihmebantu (2009)
  • Putous (2010–2014, 2015)
  • Vedetään hatusta (2011–2012)
  • Paparazzit (2012)
  • Roba (2012–2016)
  • Tanssii tähtien kanssa (2012)
  • Kingi (2015)
  • 1001 Rikua (2015)
  • Heikoin lenkki (2017)
  • Deadwind (2018)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Riku Niemi". Kansallinen audiovisuaalinen instituutti. Retrieved 9 September 2019.
  2. ^ "Tuomarit". MTV Media. Retrieved 4 March 2013.
  3. ^ Pyykkönen, Emilia. "Munamies Riku Nieminen on monilahjakkuus". A-lehdet Oy. Retrieved 4 March 2013.
  4. ^ "Tiesitkö nämä yksityiskohdat Putous-suosikeista?". MTV Media. Retrieved 4 March 2013.

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