(b. 1971) is one of the most respected Finnish actors.
Franzén is a graduate of the Helsinki University of Arts. After a long career
in theater he turned to cinema on both sides of the camera: as an actor
he has appeared in more than 40 films and 15 TV series. He has been
awarded the Jussi Award three times; for best supporting actor in King of
the Lumberjacks (1998) and for best actor in Dog Nail Clipper (2004) and