Kenan İmirzalıoğlu is one of the most talented actors of Turkish Tv&Cinema. With his charm and stunning acting performance he became one of the best actors of Turkey.
Kenan İmirzalıoğlu was born in 18th of June 1974 in the village Üçem, which is located in Bala province of Ankara. He studied his middle school and high school in Ankara. After graduating from the high school, he didn’t succeed well in the matriculation exams in his first try. After the disappointment, he was returned to his village and studied to the matriculation exams for university. On his second attempt he was qualified for Yıldız Technical University Mathematics Faculty. Then he moves to İstanbul for his university education.
Kenan İmirzalıoğlu was a good-looking young man, with his height and good-looking, her friends were insisting him to become a model. By this advises and as a result of the insistence Kenan İmirzalıoğlu started to work with a modelling agency. After his modelling career started, he joined to the contest of Best Model of Turkey and he took the first place of the contest, became the Best Model of Turkey. As he took the first place of Turkey’ contest, so he joined the Best Model of The World contest. With his great success he also took the first place in the worldwide contest and became the Best Model of The World. This was the first time a Turkish model won such a prize.
After the contest, he got many offers from the TV producers. The famous director Osman Sınav offered him the leading role of the tv series “Deli Yürek (Mad Heart)”. Kenan İmirzalıoğlu accepted this offer as he likes Mr.Osman Sınav. After the finishing of the Deli Yürek series, he starred in his first movie “Deli Yürek-Bumerang Cehennemi (Mad Heart-Boomerang Inferno)”.
After the movie of Deli Yürek is completed he went to the U.S.A. for language education. After his return, he got more offers for new movie and tv projects. He picked the project Alacakaranlık (Twilight), which was written and directed by Uğur Yücel. After this project he starred in the movie of “Yazı Tura (Heads and Tails)” which is also produced by the Alacakaranlık team.
The next tv series project was Acı Hayat(The Bitter Life), which was based on the original movie dated 1962. With his strong performance, he increased his popularity among Turkish people.
In the year of 2006 he starred in the movie of “Son Osmanlı Yandım Ali (The Last Ottoman Yandım Ali)” which is based on the cartoon of Suat Yalaz.
As his performance was increasing, the offers continued to increase, and he starred in the movie “Kabadayı(Swashbuckler)” with the legendary actor Şener Şen, besides his tv series, this movie was one of the peaks of his movie career.
After this projects, his last and most successful project is the tv series “Ezel“. Ezel became so popular, took number one place of the tv ratings. The series are finished in 2011 then series started to be aired abroad.
In 2012, a new major tv series “Karadayı” had been announced. Karadayı, has a great selection of actors and actress. Bergüzar Korel and Çetin Tekindor are the other stars of the series. With these two great talented artists, Karadayı will be the flash series of 2012-2013 tv season and the series is still top of the rating list as of its third season in 2015.
Personal information about Kenan İmirzalıoğlu:
– His parents are farmers. He has a sister and a brother
– He is 1.90 cm height and 90 kgs weight, his shoes are number 46
– His zodiac sign is Gemini
– He doesn’t like nightlife
– He likes reading and listening to music
– He loves drinking tea, an enthusiast. His favourite is the blend which he prepares by his own.
– He loves eating meat in his meals
– He eats honey every day in his breakfast
– He loves forests, and he has a great passion for the nature
–Deli Yürek – Yusuf Miroğlu – 1999
–Deli Yürek: Bumerang Cehennemi -Yusuf Miroğlu-2001
Alacakaranlık – Ferit Çağlayan- 2003
Yazı tura– Hayalet Cevher – 2004
Acı hayat – Mehmet Kosovalı- 2005-2006
Son Osmanlı Yandim Ali– Ali -2007
Kabadayi– Devran- 2007
Ejder kapani – Akrep Celal-2010
Ezel – Ezel Bayraktar-2009-2011
Karadayı -Mahir Kara – 2012-2015