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1. Cem Yilmaz Cem Yilmaz Actor, Coming Soon 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...
2. Tchéky Karyo Tchéky Karyo Actor, Bad Boys Born in Istanbul, Turkey, Tcheky Karyo grew up in Paris. He studied drama at the Cyrano Theatre and became a member of the Daniel Sorano Company, where he played numerous classical roles. He next joined the National Theatre of Strasbourg, where he starred in contemporary theatre as well as in such classical works as "Tartuffe"...
3. Elia Kazan Elia Kazan Director, On the Waterfront Elia Kazan, known for his creative stage direction, was born "Elia Kazanjoglous" in Istanbul in 1909 to Greek parents. He directed such Broadway plays as "A Streetcar Named Desire" and "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof". He directed the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire and also films written for the screen...
4. Nuri Bilge Ceylan Nuri Bilge Ceylan Director, Once Upon a Time in Anatolia
5. Tuba Büyüküstün Tuba Büyüküstün Actress, My Father and My Son Tuba Büyüküstün was born in Istanbul on July 5, 1982. She graduated from Dogus High School and studied Costume and Stage Design at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul. When she was at university she started to act in commercials. After she met Tomris Giritlioglu, she started acting.At the end of 2012...
6. Saadet Aksoy Saadet Aksoy Actress, Egg Saadet Aksoy is a Turkish born actress speaking fluent English, basic French and Italian. She studied English Language and Literature at Bogazici University in Istanbul and started taking film and acting classes while working on short films, taking parts in stage productions, commercials and TV series...
7. Burçin Terzioglu Burçin Terzioglu Actress, Poyraz Karayel
8. Burak Özçivit Burak Özçivit Actor, Kara Sevda Burak Ozcivit was born in Istanbul on December 24, 1984. He has a BA degree and he is graduated from Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts. In 2003, he was elected the Top Model of Turkey and he began working with Model Agencies. In 2005, he was chosen the second best model of the world and he took part in the most important fashion shows throughout the world...
9. Ferzan Ozpetek Ferzan Ozpetek Writer, The Ignorant Fairies
10. Kemal Sunal Kemal Sunal Actor, The Chaos Class 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...
11. Halit Ergenç Halit Ergenç Actor, My Father and My Son
12. Farah Zeynep Abdullah Farah Zeynep Abdullah Actress, Whisper If I Forget Farah was born on 17 August 1989, in Istanbul, Turkey. Her mother, Gülay, is Turkish origin and her father, Osman, is of Iraqi Turkmen origin. Her secondary education was spent at the Lycée Français Saint Michel in Istanbul until her family moved to London where her father worked. During her studies at the University of Kent...
13. Kerem Bursin Kerem Bursin Actor, Whisper If I Forget Kerem Bursin was born on June 4th, 1987, in Istanbul, Turkey. Bursin spent his childhood on the move and was raised internationally living in 7 different countries. After years of living an expat life him and his family settled in Sugar Land, Texas. While in high school in Texas, he developed an interest in acting...
14. Melisa Sözen Melisa Sözen Actress, Winter Sleep Melisa Sozen was born on July 6, 1985. She is an actress, known for The Palme d'Or-awarded movie Kis Uykusu (Winter Sleep), Av Mevsimi, Bir Varmis Bir Yokmus and for TV serial Muhtesem Yuzyil, Bicaksirti. She is also an awarded theatre actress. Melisa Sozen graduated from Pera High School of Fine Arts with a major in theater...
15. Aras Bulut Iynemli Aras Bulut Iynemli Actor, Are We OK? He was born in Istanbul. He continues his education at Istanbul Technical University Department of Airplane Engineering. His first TV Series was "Oyle Bir Gecer Zaman ki" directed by Mehmet Ada Öztekin. After his success in this series, he shot his first movie "Mahmut ile Meryem" directed by Mehmet Ada Öztekin in 2013
16. Sinem Kobal Sinem Kobal Actress, Romantik Komedi Sinem Kobal is a Turkish model and film actress. She started her acting career in a sitcom, Dadi as Dilara Giritli. She has starred in many other films such as Okul, Ayakta Kal, Selena, Lise Defteri, Dunyayi Kurtaran Adam and Nefes Nefes'e. She will star in Romantik Komedi. She has appeared in many television advertisements in Turkey, including Gencturkcell and Bingo.
17. Ezgi Mola Ezgi Mola Actress, Celal and Ceren
18. Özgü Namal Özgü Namal Actress, Bliss Ozgu Namal was born in Istanbul in 1978. At the age of 14 she was already on the theater stage. In 1996 she graduated from Uskudar Cumhuriyet High School. In 1998 she was admitted into the Theater Section of the Istanbul State Conservatory. During the conservatory years she took part professionally in plays such as "Tekrar Cal Sam"...
19. Sedef Avci Sedef Avci Actress, Romantik Komedi Sedef Avci born Fri, 22 January 1982 is a Turkish model and actress. She won Elite Model Look Turkey in 1997. She represented Turkey at Miss Universe contestant in 2001. She is married to model and actor Kivanc Kasabali. She starred with Kivanç Tatlitug in the Turkish television series Menekse ve Halil...
20. Elit Iscan Elit Iscan Actress, Mustang
21. Yavuz Turgul Yavuz Turgul Writer, The Bandit Yavuz Turgul was born in Istanbul, 1946. He worked as journalist for many years. In 1976 he started to write scripts with the support of Ertem Egilmez. His first directing experience came with the movie Fahriye Abla, in 1984. He worked with famous Turkish actor Sener Sen in so many movies. Turgul is one of the best directors in Turkey and he is still working on new movie projects.
22. Damla Sönmez Damla Sönmez Actress, Across the Sea Damla Sonmez was born in Istanbul, Turkey. Her native language is Turkish and is fluent in English and French. Cinema has been her greatest passion since she was child. She is an award-winning actor of international distinction. She received several nominations for her performance in Bornova Bornova ...
23. Ali Atay Ali Atay Actor, 40 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'...
24. Mehmet Günsür Mehmet Günsür Actor, Love Loves Coincidences
25. Mert Yazicioglu Mert Yazicioglu Actor, My Grandfather's People
26. Çagla Simsek Çagla Simsek Actress, Episode #1.1
27. Ceren Moray Ceren Moray Actress, A Small September Affair
28. Ahmet Rifat Sungar Ahmet Rifat Sungar Actor, Three Monkeys Rifat was born and raised in a close knit community of Istanbul. Throughout his childhood, he dreamed of becoming a very successful soccer player and joining the team he supported, Besiktas. Unfortunately, that didn't happen. So, his focus switched to acting which was introduced to him in his high school years...
29. Funda Eryigit Funda Eryigit Actress, Limonata
30. Türkan Soray Türkan Soray Actress, The Girl with the Red Scarf Turkan Soray is one of four big female stars of the old Turkish cinema. Türkan was born to a railway-officer father and a housewife mother. She started in Turkish cinema at the age of 15, when she accompanied to her friend, neighbor Emel Yildiz (also known as Panther Emel due to her sensitivity for animal rights) while going to a film set...
31. Özge Borak Özge Borak Actress, Eyyvah Eyvah 2
32. Nejat Isler Nejat Isler Actor, Losers' Club
33. Ugur Yücel Ugur Yücel Actor, The Bandit 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.
34. Nicholas Kadi Nicholas Kadi Actor, Quest for Fire Nicholas Kadi, (birth name Nameer El-Kadi), is grandson of Nuri El-Kadi who rode with T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence Of Arabia) against the Ottoman Empire. His father, Nizar El-Kadi represented Iraq at the United Nations in the late fifties. Nicholas' mother, Marjorie El-Kadi is an award-winning television host and actress...
35. Tolgahan Sayisman Tolgahan Sayisman Actor, The Goal of My Life
36. Mehmet Ali Erbil Mehmet Ali Erbil Actor, Keloglan vs. the Black Prince
37. Zerrin Egeliler Zerrin Egeliler Actress, Aga düsen kadin
38. Tarik Akan Tarik Akan Actor, Yol Tarik Akan's real name is Tarik Üregül and he was born in Istanbul in 1949 and grew up in the other parts of Turkey because of his father's job. His father was a colonel. Before he started his acting career he worked as a lifeguard on the beaches, rented boats to people... He also went on going to the university (Yildiz Teknik) at nights studying mechanical engineering...
39. Okan Yalabik Okan Yalabik Actor, Hunting Season
40. Metin Çekmez Metin Çekmez Actor, The Shadow Play
41. Cemal Hünal Cemal Hünal Actor, Alone
42. Melike Güner Melike Güner Actress, Incir Reçeli
43. Emre Kinay Emre Kinay Actor, Insaat
44. Burak Hakki Burak Hakki Actor, Semum
45. Bergüzar Korel Bergüzar Korel Actress, Valley of the Wolves: Iraq
46. Cenk Uygur Cenk Uygur Producer, The Young Turks
47. Deniz Ugur Deniz Ugur Actress, Gulyabani
48. Selçuk Yöntem Selçuk Yöntem Actor, The Extreme Tragic Story of Celal Tan and His Family
49. Cemal Toktas Cemal Toktas Actor, I Saw the Sun
50. Mehmet Ali Nuroglu Mehmet Ali Nuroglu Actor, Winter Sleep
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