Elegant Actress of the Phenomenon Turkish Drama “Grand Family”: Ceren Benderlioğlu

You may not be so familiar with this name, or even you may not have heard of her name ever! We know this and that is why we are dying to introduce Ceren Benderlioğlu to you today as she deserves this. The 38-year-old beautiful actress has been on TV and cinema films. Nevertheless, she made her best debut with her role as Ömür in “Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz” (Bandits or Great Family). The popular Turkish drama, which elaborates the invisible contacts between the mafia and the deep state, also brought popularity to the actress.

So, let’s get to know her a bit more…

Who is Ceren Benderlioğlu?

Ceren Benderlioğlu, whose real name was Ceren Şekerci, was born on October 1, 1983 in Kadıköy, Istanbul. She graduated from Trakya University Radio and Television Department.

38-years-old Turkish actress Ceren Benderlioğlu
38-years-old Turkish actress Ceren Benderlioğlu

She has been working under the Tümay Özokur agency. Thanks to Tümay Özokur, whom she met while studying at the university, her acting adventure started. She both kept studying and played in small series. At the same time, she was the Cast Director of Tümay Özokur Cast Agency for about 5 years.

Private Life of Ceren Benderlioğlu

The elegant actress Ceren Benderlioğlu has been married to Emir Benderlioglu since July 6, 2010. She was previously married to Devrim Saltoglu. With her current spouse, Emir Benderlioglu, he is an actress, she shares the leading roles in Bandits or The Great Family. More interestingly, in the series, they act like sisters and brothers. As for her first marriage, it lasted for one and a half years between 2007-8.

Ceren Benderlioğlu, Emir Benderlioglu and their daughter Nur
Ceren Benderlioğlu, Emir Benderlioglu and their daughter Nur

The actress has now been happily married to Emir Benderlioglu and the couple has a cute daughter named Nur.


In 2002, she played along with Savaş Dinçel, Kadir Çöpdemir, Peker Açıkalın, Cem Kılıç, Açelya Akkoyun, Hasan Kaçan and Sermin Hürmeriç in the TV series “Ekmek Teknesi” (Bread and Butter).

In 2005, she starred in the TV series “Savcının Karısı” (Prosecutor’s Wife). Nuran Devres was the screenwriter. Necati Akpınar was producer and Aydın Bulut was the director.

The couple play in the same series, but as sisters and brothers
The couple play in the same series but as sisters and brothers

Then, in 2005, she starred in Tomris Giritlioğlu’s TV series “Kırık Kanatlar” (Broken Wings) with Mehmet Ali Nuroğlu, Özge Özberk, Cansel Elçin, Begüm Birgören, Şemsi İnkaya, Saygın Soysal, Türkü Hazer and Sermiyan Midyat.

When it comes to 2014, she played the character of Seval in the TV series “Kertenkele” (Lizard). In this series, she starred with names such as Timur Acar, Sera Tokdemir, Selahattin Taşdöğen, Cengiz Küçükayvaz.

Ceren Benderlioğlu as Ömür in Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz (Bandista or The Great Family)
Ceren Benderlioğlu as Ömür in Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz (Bandista or The Great Family)

The producers of the “Çiçek” (Flower) series were planning to screen the series in September 2015. However, due to some unexpected problems, they postponed it to October 2015. The Flower series was starring names such as Sedef Avcı, Engin Hepileri, Başak Daşman and Nisa Melis Telli. Nevertheless, it ended before it started.

Ceren Şekerci (as Sevgi), Emir Benderlioğlu (as Rıfat), Leyla Göksun (as Elif), Bülent Şakrak (as Zafer), Barış Hayta (as Fatih), Kaan Ürkmez (as Ozan), Meriç Başaran (as İlknur mother), Murat Serezli (as Fikret), Aegean Origin (as Defne), Tevfik Yapıcı (as Dede) and Fatma Karanfil (as Nine).

As of 2019…

It was 2019 when she reached a wider audience. With her role as Ömür and her successful performance with it, she gained great applause from many authorities. But apart from all, the actress has also drawn great attention with her classy beauty and elegance. In fact, it wouldn’t be an exaggeration if we said she determines the fashion in Turkey with her clothes in the series.

Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz is on ATV screens every Tuesday at 20.00
Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz is on ATV screens every Tuesday at 20.00

So, it is possible to say that she received her real fame with Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz Turkish TV dramas. By the way, the series has a serious number of fans in the world. On the other hand, the Turkish series is known as Bandits or The Great Family in the world.

Ceren Benderlioğlu’s Weight, Height, and the Zodiac Sign

The last years’ popular name Ceren Benderlioğlu is 1.77 meters tall and 55 kilos. Her zodiac sign, on the other hand, is Libra.

The couple has been married since 2010
The couple has been married since 2010

Ceren Benderlioğlu on Social Media

The attractive and pure beauty, Ceren Benderlioğlu, is not the one who is so popular and active on social media. She has 411K followers on Instagram. The number is not the big one, however, she has very dedicated followers who follow her every move, share, and pictures with great curiosity. Here are the official social media accounts of the actress for those who wish to follow her:

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