Timo Weisschnur was born in 1989 in Hamburg. In 2009 he studied theatre studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich and from 2010 to 2014 he studied at the ''Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy'' University of Music and Theatre in Leipzig. He was a member of the studio at Schauspiel Leipzig. He has worked with Sebastian Hartmann, Ulrich Rasche, Stephan Kimmig, Daniela Löffner, Tilmann Köhler, Hasko Weber, Bastian Kraft, András Dömötör, Jan Bosse, Jette Steckel and Anne Lenk. From 2014 to 2020 he was an ensemble member at the Deutsches Theater Berlin.