Born 1976 in Karl-Marx-Stadt. Childhood in the GDR, youth in Westgermany. First studies in Cologne: literature, film, theatre and history.
Since 1996 Tom works as a freelancer for filmproduction companies and broadcasters on varied fields. Among them: Script-consultancy. He starts to develop screenplays before joining Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Ludwigsburg to study creative- and international producing. After attending the UCLA Master Class, Tom works as a screenwriter and freelance-producer till he founds Knudsen & Streuber Medienmanufaktur GmbH together with Kristine Knudsen.
His written and/or produced fictional and non-fictional feature films joined international filmfestivals to win several awards and getting released worldwide.