Do you know these handsome Turkish actors?
They began in their native country but are slowly taking over the world: young male actors from Turkey. Some of them are known for the releases of their vivacious Turkish soap operas across the world, while others have appeared in top series like 'Succession'. Take, for example, Ismet Ekin Koç.
Ekin Koç was born on June 21, 1992 in Antalaya. He is known for the Turkish historical drama 'The Magnificent Century'.
Koç also made an appearance in the HBO series 'Succession' in 2020. He played the businessman Kadir who was interested in taking over the Roy family's company.
Engin Akyürek starred in the internationally renowned Turkish drama 'Fatmagül'ün Suçu Ne?' (What's the fault of Fatmagül?) and in 'Kara Para Aşk' (Black Money Love), a series reaching audiences from Afghanistan to South Africa and the United States. He was born on October 12, 1981, near Ankara, Turkey.
Can Yaman won a GQ Men of the Year Award in Turkey in 2019. Born in Istanbul on November 8, 1989, Yaman has participated in productions like 'Daydreamer' (Erkenci Kuş) and İnadına Aşk.
He was born on September 22, 1990, in Ankara, the capital of Turkey, and now he is a star in the series 'Hercai.' Together with co-star Ebru Sahin, Akinozu was declared 'Best TV Series Couple' by Turkish media.
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Burak Özçivit was born on 24 December 1984 in Istanbul and is known for his leading role in the soap opera 'Endless Love,' among others.
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Born in Izmir on February 18, 1988, Sükrú Özyildiz is known for series like 'Matter of Respect' (Şeref Meselesi).
Image: Instagram / @sukruozyildiz
Born on July 26, 1979 in Izmir, Engin Altan Düzyatan is best known for his starring role in 'Resurrection: Ertuğrul' (Diriliş: Ertuğrul), a historical fiction series on Netflix. You can watch it in Canada, India, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, the UK, and the USA, among others.
Mehmet Akif Alakurt was a successful model before he started acting. In the nineties, he won various modeling awards, and in the 2000s and 2010s, he pursued his acting career in productions like the acclaimed 'Reis' in 2011. He was born on July 23, 1979, in Ordu.
Image: Instagram / @alakurt79
Keremcem Dürük is a pop singer and actor. He was born on December 28, 1977, in Milas and has played starring roles in series like 'That is my life' (O Hayat Benim) and 'Love and Hate' (Aşk ve Mavi).
Kivanç Tatlitug was born on October 27, 1983 in Adana. He is known for the thriller series 'Brave and Beautiful' (Cesur ve Güzel) for which he and his co-star Tuba Büyüküstün won awards for 'Best Couple' in Dubai and Seoul.
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Tardu Flordun, born in Ankara on May 25, 1972, has played in numerous TV shows. Among them are the famous drama 'Thousand and One Nights,' but also 'Consequences' and 'Game of Love.'
Kerem Bürsin was born in Istanbul on June 4, 1987. You may know him from the series 'Matter of Respect' (Şeref Meselesi).
He was born on September 23, 1990, in Istanbul, Turkey. Among his productions is 'The Protector.'
Tolga Sarıtaş was only 17 years old when he got his first International Emmy Nomination for his role in 'Söz.' Born on May 30, 1991, in Istanbul, the young actor is also known for 'The Magnificent Century' (Muhteşem Yüzyıl)