Pääru Oja - Biography

Last Modified: Mar 10, 2022

Pääru Oja
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Vikings: Valhalla
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : May 16, 1989 (age 34)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Pääru Oja
Birth Place: Tallinn, Estonia
Horoscope: Taurus
Father's Name: Tõnu Oja
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: 1

Kaarel Oja (brother)

University: Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre
Ethnicity: Estonian
Nationality: Estonian


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.80 meter (5 feet 11 inch)
Weight: 78 kg (171.96 lb)
Hair Color: Auburn
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Pääru Oja?

Pääru Oja is an actor by profession and Estonian by nationality. He is the son of actor Tõnu Oja and nephew of Rein Oja and is best known for starring in the series Vikings: Valhalla, Cold Courage.

Pääru Oja – Age, Parents, Siblings

Pääru Oja’s birth took place on 16 May 1989 in Tallinn, Estonia. His father is Estonian actor Tõnu Oja while the name of his mother is not known. He is not the only child of his parents and has a sibling, a brother named Kaarel Oja who is theatre manager and Estonian Theatre Festival CEO. He has another famous personality in his family- his uncle is actor Rein Oja and his sister-in-law is actress Ursula Ratasepp.

Education, Ethnicity

Pääru Oja received his primary and secondary education in Tallinn. He eventually went on to study at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, graduating from the same in 2012. His ethnicity is Estonian.

Pääru Oja in The Last Ones (Image: Flm New Europe)

Pääru Oja – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Like most of Pääru Oja’s early life, details of his romantic relationships, dating history, and girlfriends are not known. He is a single man sans wife and children.

Pääru Oja – Career

Stage roles

Following graduation from college, he went on to work at the Estonian Drama Theatre in his hometown. There, Oja worked in over a dozen stage roles including in the plays Seven Brothers (2012), A Moon for the Misbegotten (2012)  Orphans (2013), Lurich (2014), The Brothers Karamazov (2015), Mäed (2016)  Ivanov (2017), among others.

Films, Series

Pääru Oja’s debut screen role was in the 2011 short film Teine pirukarööv and in the 2013 film Kid Detectives and the Secret of the White Lady. This was followed by roles in the short films House of Cards (2014), Säde (2017), etc and in the films, 1944 (2015), The Spy and the Poet (2016), Mihkel (2018), Between Covers (2018), Helene (2020), The Last Ones (2020), Christmas in the Jungle (2020), Hit Big, among others.

Moreover, he has portrayed characters in the episodes of the TV series Lõks (2018-2019) as Alex, Kättemaksukontor (2014-2020) as Markus Heng / Stefan Jaago, Cold Courage (2020) as David Vervloet, Vikings: Valhalla (2022) as Arne Gormsson, etc.

Pääru Oja in Vikings: Valhalla (Image: ComingSoon)


On the set of Vikings: Valhalla, Pääru Oja has worked alongside Frida Gustavsson, Sam Corlett, Laura Berlin, Caroline Henderson, Leo Suter.

Pääru Oja – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary of Pääru Oja is under review and will be updated.

Pääru Oja – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On Instagram and Facebook, Oja is followed by thousands of followers but is absent from Twitter.

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