Julius Forster was born in Regensburg in 1993 and trained as an actor at Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Stuttgart. His first engagement took him to Nationaltheater Mannheim from 2014 to 2018. During the following season, he worked at Staatstheater Stuttgart and at Kampnagel in Hamburg as a freelance actor. He has worked with directors including Sebastian Schug, Friederike Heller, Patrick Wengenroth, Susanne Lietzow, Dominic Friedel and Elmar Goerden and is often featured in film and television productions.
Julius Forster joined Schauspiel Leipzig at the beginning of the 2019/20 season.