Category: Biography

Gamze Özçelik (born August 26, 1982 in Istanbul, Turkey) is a Turkish actress, model and TV hostess. Her maternal is of Turkish origin who immigrated from Thessaloniki, Greece. She studied at Maltepe Anatolian High School, and went on to graduate from Istanbul Bilgi University. She won the Elite Model look 1999. After this she ventured into acting. Gamze was also a co-host of the Turkish […]

Funda Eryiğit (born November 6, 1984 in Zwolle, Netherlands) is a Turkish serial, cinema and theater actress. After graduating from Kadir Has Anatolian High School, she graduated from İstanbul University State Conservatory Theater Department after completing the International Relations Department of Istanbul University Political Sciences Faculty. She won the best actress award in the musical / comedy category at the 18th Sadri Alışık Theater and […]

Filiz Akın (born Suna Filiz Akın, 2 January 1943 in Ankara, Turkey) is a Turkish film actress. She is one of the most famous actresses in the history of Turkish cinema with more than 120 films, mostly in the 1960s and 1970s. She graduated from TED Ankara College and then studied archaeology at the Faculty of Arts at Ankara University. In 1962 she won a competition […]

Mehmet Fikret Kuşkan (born 22 April 1965 in İstanbul) is a Turkish actor. Kuşkan grew up in İstinye with his parents and four sisters. When he was 13, his father died and he moved to Tokat. After three years, he returned to İstanbul and began studying at Hasköy Lisesi. He graduated from Istanbul University’s theatre conservatory. Kuşkan made his film debut […]

Fikret Hakan (23 April 1934 – 11 July 2017), born Bumin Gaffar Çitanak, was a prolific Turkish film actor and a recipient of the honorary State Artist, a prestigious title awarded by the Turkish government. Hakan was born as Bumin Gaffar Çitanak in 1934 to Gaffar and Fatma Belkıs. His mother was a head nurse while his father was a […]

Feriha “Feri” Cansel (7 July 1944 – 2 September 1983) was a Turkish Cypriot actress. She was born Lefkoşa (Nicosia), Cyprus and spent her early youth in the United Kingdom, acquiring British citizenship and she became a hairdresser in London. Once settled in Turkey, she also obtained Turkish citizenship, marrying for convenience the janitor of the block of apartments in İstanbul where she lived concluding for that purpose. She started […]

Ferhan Şensoy (born 26 February 1951) is a prominent Turkish playwright, actor and stage director. He started his education in architecture at Academy of Fine Arts and interrupted in 1972 when he began his theater training at Ecole supérieure d’art dramatique, Théâtre national de Strasbourg in Strasbourg, France. After his graduation, he returned to Turkey in 1975. He went to Ulaş, Çorlu in 1982 and later Harbiye Orduevi, Şişli, Istanbul […]

Fatma Girik (born 12 December 1942 in Istanbul) is a Turkish actress and politician. She graduated from “Cağaloğlu Kız Lisesi” in Istanbul. Her first appearance in front of the camera was as a walking lady in Günahkar Baba (Sinful Father) by Arşavir Alyanak. After a stint in small parts, she landed the leading role in Leke (The Stain) by Seyfi Havaeri in 1958. […]

Fahriye Evcen (born 4 June 1986) is a German-Turkish actress and model. She is best known for her roles as Necla Tekin on Yaprak Dökümü based on the novel by Reşat Nuri Güntekin, and as Feride in the TV series Çalıkuşu, based on the novel by Reşat Nuri Güntekin. Evcen was born in Solingen, Germany. She is of Circassian origin from maternal side and her […]

Ezgi Asaroğlu (born on June 18, 1987 in Izmir, Turkey) is a Turkish film and television actress. She first appeared on cable tv in the TV series Bir Dilim Ask, which marked her screen debut at age 17. During the years, she had roles in the top-rated TV series and the popularity of the series made Ezgi Asaroglu well known to […]