Felix Strobel was born in Munich and studied drama at the Ernst Busch Academy of Dramatic Arts in Berlin between 2012 and 2016. During his studies, he had a permanent engagement at the Berliner Ensemble. In the 2017/18 season, his freelance work took him to the Vienna Burgtheater and the Vienna Youth Theatre, among others. In 2018, he was nominated for the Nestroy Prize for the category of Best Emerging Male Actor for his performance as Hans Scholl in The White Rose. He has been a member of the Schauspiel Stuttgart ensemble since 2018/19, when Burkhard C. Kosminski became artistic director. He has worked with directors including Leander Haußmann, Claus Peymann, Bernadette Sonnenbichler, Achim Freyer, Tina Lanik, Oliver Frljić, David Bösch and Robert Icke.