Rodja Tröscher was born in Berlin and raised in Cologne, Germany. After graduation from high school he started gaining experience performing in a theater group and in TV series. In 2000 he finished a three years digital media designer apprenticeship and became engaged as a graphic designer in a renowned advertising agency. But with his passion for acting, he moved to Hamburg in 2003 and attended the acting school. Completing his training in 2006 he has followed this career until in 2010, when he wrote his first short film and feature script. Since then Rodja Tröscher has produced and directed several award winning films.