Nikos Psarras was born and raised in Sohos Thessaloniki, Greece. He graduated with honors from the State Theatre and Drama School of Northern Greece. Immediately after his graduation, he moved to Athens and became well known to the Greek audience thanks to his participation in The Wedding Gown Rehearsal on ANT1 TV and as Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet. Nikos has also performed, among others, as Haemon at the National Theatres production of Antigone; as Pentheus at the Thessalikon Theatres production of Bacchae; as Ross at the Amore Theatres production of Macbeth and as Dan at the production of Closer in the same Theatre, apart from having the lead in Greek movies and TV series.