About Timo

Timo is an international actor trained in the renowned Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Represented by International Actors London Timo has worked in the UK and in Finland both on stage and screen.

After living and studying several years in the UK, Timo moved to Finland in 2020. Despite the pandemic, Timo managed to get work in several projects throughout all the mediums.

Timo has worked on stage, in commercials, as a VO actor, in feature and short films, in TV-series and on several projects for Finnish national TV, YLE.

Amongst others his stage work includes plays like Picnic by William Inge, A Bright Room Called Day by Tony Kushner and As You Like It by William Shakespeare.

Example of his screen work includes Emmy nominee series Wingman prod. YLE, FAST  prod. Yellow Film & TV and Calling the Tune prod. Two Hats Films.

His voice work includes Winter War stories for War and Peace museum Muisti, radio drama for YLE and bed time stories for Night Night website.

Timo is a tall broad shouldered actor with a strong stage and screen presence. He brings his characters across with expressiveness, but as truthful and natural human beings. His typecasting is often characters with authority or fragility. E.g. Russian ex KGB or a simple minded lonely man, looking for love of his life.

 

Timo speaks Finnish, English, Estonian and Russian. He is trained by British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat in three weapons and he is skilled in bass guitar and singing.

Timo is gaining momentum in the industry and he is constantly training to improve. He is hungry for exciting new opportunities to tackle and astounding stories to tell.

Do not hesitate to get in touch.

timo.teern@gmail.com

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Height:                   6'4" (193cm)

Weight:                  17st. (108kg)

Playing Age:          30 - 40 years

Year of Birth:          1987

Appearance:          Eastern European,

                                Scandinavian, White

Nationality:             Finnish, Estonian

Eye Colour:             Brown

Hair Colour:            Light/Mid Brown

Hair Length:            Short

Facial Hair:              Stubble, willing to shave

Voice Quality:          Deep

Voice Character:     Serious

Memberships:         Spotlight, Equity,

                                 Actor's Centre London,

                                 Näyttelijänliitto, Helsingin Freet

Film 

Two Hats Films | Calling the Tune | dir. Roger Harding | 2020

Lucien Ronsard

Elokuvatuotantoyhtiö Rytinä | Kuriiri | dir. Eeva Voitila | 2020

Toomas

Television

YLE | LMK Baltic sea unit | dir. Juha Lankinen | 2021

Aleksandr Kitajev

Yellow Film & TV | Karkurit | dir. Saara Cantell | 2020

Nazi Prisoner

YLE | Luottomies | dir. Kari Ketonen | 2020

Nikolai

Yellow Film & TV | Downshiftaajat | dir. Teppo Airaksinen | 2015

Juhan Kaveri

 

Stage

Crescent Theatre | Picnic | dir. Danièle Sanderson | 2019

Howard Bevans

 

Birmingham Hippodrome | As You Like It | dir. Scott Ellis | 2018

Charles the wrestler / Duke Senior

Old Rep | Three Winters | dir. Lise Olson | 2018

Vlado Kos

 

RBC | A Bright Room Called Day | dir. Hannah Kaye | 2018

Herr Swetts

RBC | Terror | dir. Stephen Simms | 2018

Georges Danton

Birmingham Hippodrome | The Hostage | dir. Jake Murray | 2017

Russian Sailor

RBC | A Woman of No Importance | dir. Alan Dunnett | 2017

Lord Illingworth

Sidewalk Salsa | Pakolais Cabaret | dir. Tatjana Bodjansky | 2015

The Estonian

Phoenix Theatre London | Wealth Secrets | dir. Jorge Diaz | 2014

Art

Työväen Akatemia | Kirsikkapuisto (Cherry Orchard) | dir. Marjaana Kuusniemi | 2014

Leonid Gayev

Vantaan Näyttämö | Suomen Hevonen | dir. Esko Vuorio | 2013

Kai

 

Web Series

Jermyn St. Theatre | Butter Wouldn't Melt | 2021

The Poet

VICE | Doppelganger | dir. Oobah Butler | 2019

Auditionee


Voice Over

Teatteri 2.0 | Kun Kissakin Kuoli Aloin Nauraa | dir. Elina Snicker | 2021

Rainbow Man

War and Peace Museum - Muisti | dir. Pekka Laasonen | 2020

Risto Ryti, Api, Heikka, Onni

Verimalja | dir. Jarno Elonen | 2020

Korpraali Saari

 

The Night Night Website | Noah and The Monster Under the Bed | dir. Ella Stone | 2019

Narrator

 

Short Film

Sean McGrail Films | This is Our Town | dir. Sean McGrail | 2019

Timo

RBC | A Man in The Room | dir. Clifford Milner | 2019

Man

RBC | Siege in The Turtle Head Point | dir. Clifford Milner | 2019

Michael


Radio Drama

YLE | Linjoilla | dir. Jarno Kuosa| 2021

Märt


Commercial

Lucy Loves Stories | Atria | dir. Johannes Salonen | 2021

Isä

Mjölk | Telia "Avaa maailmasi" | dir. Miikka Lommi | 2020

Pipolätkä - isä

Hasan & Partners | Sisu - Potku | dir. Tuomas Salminen | 2020

Antti

Lucy Loves stories | Fazer Leipomoherkut | dir. Johannes Salonen | 2020

Mauri

 

Skills 
English Accents and Dialects(* = native) 
American Mid-West, American Southern States, General British, East European, Finnish, RP, Russian, Scandinavian*
Languages(* = fluent) 
Finnish*, Estonian* English*, Russian
Music and Dance 
Baritone, Bass (singing), Bass Guitar, Cajon, Contact Improvisation, Dance (general), Drums, Drums-Djembe, Harmonica, Tango, Waltz
Performance 
Audio Books, BASSC-Broadsword (distinction), BASSC-Rapier & Dagger, BASSC-Unarmed, Children's Theatre, Laban Training, Live Roleplay, Master of Ceremonies, Motion Capture, Physical Theatre, Radio Drama, Radio Presenting, Role Play, Story Telling, Voice Over
Sports 
Cycling, Skiing, Swimming, Swimming (Open Water), Volleyball
Vehicle Licences 
Car Driving Licence
Other Skills 
DBS (CRB) clearance, Event Host (experienced), Event Management (experienced), Interpreter, IT Literate, Radio Producer, Translator, Workshop Leader
Vocal Range 
E2 to A♭4
 

Training and Workshops
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire | 2019 graduate
- Työväen Akatemia, Foundation course of Helsinki Theatre Academy | 2014 graduate
Dramatic Combat Finland | Fighting for Screen | Nigel Boulton
Commercials | James Daffern
BASSC | Fighting for Screen | Roger Bartlett
Motion Capture | Ray Bethley
Royal Shakespeare Company | Voice and Movement | Gabriele Moleta and Anna McSweeney
BBC | Radio Drama | Sean Connelly
Audiobooks | Carole Boyd
BBC | Voice Over | David Hodge
Voice Over for Animation | Kate Harbour