Some GREAT Actors from Turkey.
After graduating from Ankara State Conservatory, he went to England (1977) and acted in various British plays and shows (My Fair Lady, Macbeth, Pal Joey, Belami, Phantom of the Opera) and also TV series (Eastenders, Glory Boys, Murder of a Moderate Man, Bergerac, Memories of Midnight, The Bill) between the year 1980-1993...
Ugur Yücel studied acting at the Istanbul conservatory and launched a career of one-man shows in 1977. Six years later, he began acting in feature films, and he made his own directorial debut with a short film in 1987. He projected it in silence on a big screen and accompanied it himself with percussion instruments on stage. He continues to act and produce television shows.
Early in his career, he mainly acted in comedy movies with Kemal Sunal such as "Hababam Sinifi", "Tosun Pasa", "Davaro" etc. Later, he had roles in movies criticizing Turkish society for its moral weaknesses as in "Milyarder", " Çiplak Vatandas" and the ones that reflected the contemporary social developments and problems as in "Zügürt Aga"...
While studying at the Department of Tourism and Hotel Management of Bogazici University, he started drawing comics for the Turkish humor magazine Leman. In August 1995 he did his first stand-up comedy show in "Leman Culture Center" performing with no serious career intentions as a comedian. However...
Erdal Besikçioglu born 5 January 1970 in Ankara is a Turkish actor. Erdal Besikçioglu attended Izmir Private Turkish College and Mehmet Seyfi Eraltay High School after which he studied at the Hacettepe University State Conservatory. He participated in creative workshops with William Gaskill among others...
He spent his childhood in Ankara until he moved to Istanbul along with his family. His family is of Kurdish origin. In 1987, he dropped out of his civil engineering studies at Istanbul Technical University and joined the On Duty Theater Staff (Turkish: Nöbetçi Tiyatrosu) managed by Ferhan Sensoy. He also became chief screenwriter at Levent Kirca's long-running television sketch show...
Dursun Ali Atay is a Turkish actor who graduated from Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory theater field in 1999. After graduation, he founded Krek Theatre Company with his college friend Berkun Oya
. He performed in many of their own plays. He also acted at a tv-series called 'Sapkadan Babam Cikti'...
Engin Günaydin born 29 January 1972 in Erbaa, Tokat Province is a Turkish actor and comedian. Günaydin started studying at Hacettepe University Conservatory, but in his second year he switched to Mimar Sinan University from where he graduated in theatre. In 1997, he had a small role in Otogargara which caused him to be cast in the television series Bir Demet Tiyatro where he played Zabita Irfan.
Ahmet Kural is a born November 10, 1982, police chief father's positions with Kütahya decided to become a player with the effect of reading the sister in the world. University that rule, he attended theater studies in high school, Selcuk University, graduated from the Radio, Television and Cinema section...
He was born in Nuremberg, Germany in 1975. He went to Mimar Sinan University Faculty of Fine Arts, Modern Dance Department. He has a son named Ali Ates. He acted as an actor in many TV and movie projects; performed as the face of many national and international brands. His major roles are Second Spring
Serkan Keskin was born in Izmit. He completed his education at Istanbul Academy. He also worked at Kocaeli city theaters between the years of 1988-2001. Since 2002, he has been working at Semaver Kumpanya which is a special theater company in Istanbul. Now, he is performing in a series called Leyla ile Mecnun.
His professional career started with modeling in 2002. After his modeling career, with the TV Series "Gumus" he has started his acting career and he acted the leading role "Mehmet". "Gumus" was the first Turkish TV Series which was sold to Middle East and Kivanc Tatlitug has invited to many Film Festivals like Abu Dhabi...
Kenan Imirzalioglu was born at Ucem Village, Bala, Ankara on June 17th, 1974. He is the third kid of Yildiz and Mustafa Imirzalioglu. His brother's name is Dervis and sister is Zubeyde. Imirzalioglu finished elementary school in his village Ucem. Kenan Imirzaliogul moved to Ankara, capitol of Turkey when he was 12 years old...
Born in Istanbul. Graduated from MSM, Istanbul (Mujdat Gezen Sanat Merkezi) - Acting and Indiana University - Acting. Won many awards in Turkey as a stage actor. Had parts in many Turkish TV serials and recently ha had a part in an USA TV mini series called Ugarit. Nowadays he acts in DOT and nominated as the best stage actor of the year, 2006.