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About Timo

Timo is an international actor trained in the UK in the renowned Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Currently he is based in Helsinki, Finland.

Timo is a tall, strong actor with a charismatic 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. a ruthless general or a simple minded lonely man, looking for love of his life.


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

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, Lapua 1976  prod. Blankface and Rose d'Or nominee Stop Nyqvist prod. YLE

His voice work includes Winter War stories for War and Peace museum Muisti, radio drama for YLE and Finnish voice over for Netflix's My Dad The Bounty Hunter

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.


Height:                   6'3", 193 cm

Weight:                  108 kg

Role age:                30 - 40 years

Year of birth:          1987

Ethnicity:                 East European, Scandinavian, White

Nationality:             Finnish, Estonian

Eye colour:             Hazel

Hair colour:            Brown

Hair Lengths          Short

Beard:                    Stubble

Voice Quality:        Deep

Voice Character:    Serious

Memberships:        Spotlight, Equity,

                                Näyttelijänliitto, Helsingin Freet

                                Eesti Näitlejate Liit (EADB), Imdb


Imatra City Theatre | Pam Gems' - Piaf | dir. Timo Rissanen |

Marcel Cerdan

Premiere 04.02.2023 -


Blankface Oy. | Lapua 1976 | dir. Toni Kurkimäki | 2023

Reijo Holma


Yellow Film & TV | Manni | dir. Jussi Hiltunen and Max Ovaska | 2024

Neeme Järve


Yellow Film & TV | Nurses | dir. Juha Lankinen | 2023

Tarmo Kovanen

YLE | Stop Nyqvist | dir. Juha Lankinen | 2021

Aleksandr Kitajev

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

Nazi Prisoner

YLE | Wingman | dir. Kari Ketonen | 2020



Post Theatre Collective | Suomen Mestari | dir. David Kozma | 2023


Koko Theatre | Pikkuveli - Väikevend | dir. Samuli Reunanen | 2023

Jaan Koolmets

Post Theatre Collective | Out of Touch | dir. David Kozma | 2021/2022


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


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

Leonid Gayev

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



Web Series

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

The Poet

VICE | Doppelganger | dir. Oobah Butler | 2019


Voice Over

Netflix | My Dad the Bounty Hunter | Eurotroll | 2023



Post Theatre Collective | Middle Eastern Bloc s.3. ep. Holy Monkey | dir. David Kozma | 2023


Post Theatre Collective | Middle Eastern Bloc s.2. ep. Inside | dir. David Kozma | 2021


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

Umbrella 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



Short Film

 Neon Snow | dir. Tomi Rantanen | 2023

Mr. Thomson

Helsinki Casting | The Last Roast | dir. Emma Ahola | 2022


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


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


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



Radio Drama

YLE | Kallion Kimppa | dir. Jarno Kuosa | 2021



Lucy Loves Stories | Atria | dir. Johannes Salonen | 2021/2022


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

Street hockey - father

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


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



English Accents and Dialects(* = native) 
American Mid-West, American Southern States, General British*, East European, Finnish, RP, Russian, Scandinavian*
Languages acted in (* = fluent) 
Finnish*, Estonian* English*, Russian, Polish, Germany
Music and Dance 
Baritone, Bass (singing), Bass Guitar, Cajon, Contact Improvisation, Dance (general), Drums, Drums-Djembe, Harmonica, Tango, Waltz
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
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
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