Tamer Arslan was born in 1986 in Berlin and garnered his first experiences with the theatre at the school of drama in Pescara. In 2008 he decided to attend an acting school for film and theatre in Berlin. Since then, he has worked regularly with the directors Lukas Langhoff and Nurkan Erpulat. For example, he performed in Verrücktes Blut (Mad Blood) at the Ballhaus Naunynstraße, which was part of the Ruhrtriennale festival in 2010, in Ferienlager - The 3rd Generation at the Ballhaus, and in Franz Kafka's The Castle at Berlin's Deutsches Theatre. He has also been featured in several film and television productions. Arslan has been a member of the Gorki ensemble since the 2013/2014 season.