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Kemal Sunal (1944–2000)

Born in 1944 Istanbul, Turkey. Graduated from Vefa High School, Fatih, Istanbul. Sunal acted in many popular films, although he began his artistic career in the theater. His first play was called, "Unwilling Doctor" and he later worked at the Devekusu Kabare Theatre with Ulvi Uraz. Although Sunal had minor roles at first, after 1973 he was highly ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 55) in Istanbul, Turkey

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Filmography

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 1999 Propaganda
Mehdi
 1991 Varyemez
Ragip Elibol
 1990 Boynu bükük küheylan
Küheylan
 1990 Koltuk belasi
 1990 Abuk sabuk 1 film
Ademoglu
 1990 Gülen adam
Yusuf Saplak
 1989 Talih kusu
Osman Abali
 1989 Zehir hafiye
Cemal
 1988 Biçkin
Ali / Kemal
 1988 Düttürü dünya
Dutdut Mehmet
 1988 Inatçi
Bayram
 1988 Ögretmen
Hüsnü
 1988 Polizei
Ali Ekber
 1988 Sevimli hirsiz
Metin Mertoglu
 1988 Uyanik gazeteci
Ali
 1987 Japon isi
Waiter
 1987 Kiraci
 1987 Yakisikli
Selim
 1986 Davaci
 1986 Deli deli küpeli
Deli Kaymakam
 1986 Garip
Kemal
 1986 Tarzan Rifki
Rifki
 1986 Yoksul
Yoksul
 1985 Gurbetçi Saban
Saban Yildiz
 1985 Katma deger Saban
Saban
 1985 Keriz
Zülfü
 1985 Saban pabucu yarim
Saban
 1985 Sendul Saban
Saban
 1985 Sosyete Saban
Saban Aga / Dilaver
 1984 Atla gel Saban
Niyazi
 1984 Ortadirek Saban
Saban
 1984 Postaci
Adem
 1984 Sabaniye
Saban / Sabaniye
 1983 Çarikli milyoner
Bayram
 1983 En büyük Saban
Saban
 1983 Kilibik
Kamil
 1983 Tokatçi
Osman
 1982 Yedi bela Hüsnü
Hüsnü
 1981 Davaro
DavaroMemo
 1981 Kanli Nigar
Abdi - Narcin
 1981 Üç kâgitçi
Rifki
 1981 Gol krali
Sait Hopsait
 1980 Devlet kusu
Mustafa
 1980 Gerzek Saban
Osman / Seyfi
 1979 Bekçiler krali
Saban Özgünes
 1979 Dokunmayin Sabanima
Saban
 1979 Sark bülbülü
Saban Ballises
 1979 Umudumuz Saban
Ringo Saban
 1978 Avanak Apti
Apti
 1978 Inek Saban
Saban / Bülent
 1978 Iyi aile çocugu
Kemal / Cemal
 1978 Yüz numarali adam
Saban
 1978 Köseyi dönen adam
Adem
 1978 Feyzo, the Polite One
Feyzo
 1978 The Dunce Class on Vacation
Inek Saban
 1977 Ibo ile Güllüsah
Ibo
 1976 King of the Doormen
Seyyit
 1976 Sahte kabadayi
Kemal
 1976 The Foster Brothers
Saban
 1976 Tosun Pasa
Saban - Tosun Pasha impersonator
 1975 Hanzo
Hanzo / Cabbar
 1975 Saskin damat
Apti
 1974 Salako
 1974 The Blue Bead
Cafer
 1974 Yearning
Yanik
 1974 The Stupid Millionaire
Saffet
 1973 Güllü geliyor Güllü
Kiralik Katil (as Kemâl Sunâlp)
 1973 Oh olsun
Fazil
 1973 Yalanci yarim
 1973 My Dear Brother
Abroad Passenger
 1972 Tatli dillim
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Personal Details

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Alternate Names:

Kemâl Sunâlp

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

His son, Ali Sunal, is also an actor, known for his parts in TV series. Father and son acted together in Kemal Sunal's last film, Propaganda; which was one of the early ones of Ali. Kemal Sunal was an officer in charge of a border-gate and Ali Sunal was the officer under Kemal Sunal's command.

Trademark:

Frequently portrayed not-so-smart, naive and pure country boy "Saban" (which later became a nickname for him)

Nickname:

Þaban See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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