Inside Hollywood: Off set with Jasper Pääkkönen
Finland’s most famous Hollywood celebrity – acclaimed for his compelling performance as a fanatical white supremacist in Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman – packs his sneakers first whenever he heads to Los Angeles for a film shoot.
It’s easy to fall in love with the cinematic backdrops of La La Land, a sunny playground of balmy beaches and gorgeous celebrities. But the leading lady that Jasper Pääkkönen loves best is Mother Nature. He shares the inside scoop on the surprising hiking trails and iconic workout spots found among Tinseltown’s urban sprawl.
JASPER PÄÄKKÖNEN’S LA ESCAPES
Jasper Pääkkönen is an actor and environmental activist. Upcoming roles include leads in Spike Lee’s Da 5 Bloods and Stephen King’s Dark Tower. Follow him on Instagram @jasperpaakkonen
Text Silja Kudel
Photos Kim Öhrling and Joel Muniz on Unsplash