Joonas Suotamo was born on October 3, 1986 in Espoo, Finland as Joonas Viljami Suotamo. He has also had a career selling insurance.

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We end the show by featuring a bunch of your tweets about why they should #MakeSolo2Happen in #ResistanceTransmissions! He is known for his work on Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019) and Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015). Il y partage le rôle avec Peter Mayhew, l'acteur historique du personnage, souffrant des genoux et opéré en 2013 [6].

National team career.

Joonas est choisi en 2014 pour interpréter le rôle de Chewbacca dans Star Wars, épisode VII: Le Réveil de la Force [6].

He is known for his work on Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019) and Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015). Joonas Suotamo was born on October 3, 1986 in Espoo, Finland as Joonas Viljami Suotamo. Suotamo played seven seasons in Finland's basketball leagues, including four seasons in the top-tier Korisliiga. Get the latest on Joonas Suotamo on Fandango. We give our 12 reasons we would love to see more Solo adventures in a movie or Disney Plus series, and then we interview Chewbacca himself, Joonas Suotamo, about the movement, legend Peter Mayhew, Solo, and of course Chewbacca!. It’s #MakeSolo2Happen Day! Joonas Suotamo made his on-screen debut in 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens, serving as a body double for Peter Mayhew, the actor best-known for bringing Chewbacca to life. Suotamo played three games for the Finnish national basketball team and 66 games for the junior national teams. When Mayhew retired, Suotamo took over playing the saga’s beloved furry sidekick—an intimidating job for the acting newcomer. Chewbacca actor Joonas Suotamo could be teasing that a sequel to Solo: A Star Wars Story is on the way.