Engin Akyürek is one of the best actors in Turkey. He is probably the most wanted actor for the romantic roles as he proved his talent as the ‘man figure’.
Engin Akyürek was born in 12th of September 1981 in Ankara. He graduated in Ankara University Department of History. He didn’t had any acting lessons till finishing the university. Notwithstanding being trained in acting he wanted to prove his natural talent so he attended the acting contest ‘Türkiye’nn Yıldızları – The Stars of Turkey’ like Beren Saat. He awarded the best actor where Beren Saat awarded best actress.
After the Stars of Turkey contest, his journey started with supporting role in the series of Yabancı Damat, Karayılan and Bir Bulut Olsam. His first starring was the famous series of Fatmagülün Suçu ne? (What is Fatmagül’s fault or Fatimagul) with Beren Saat between 2010 – 2012.
Kara Para Aşk (The Black Money and Love) was his second major television project. This series also have great success in both Turkey and Middle East. He was starring with Tuba Büyüküstün and they formed a good synergy. The drama series will be finishing in this July.
Engin Akyürek did not restricted himself in television industry, he starred in the romantic drama movie ‘Bir Küçük Eylül Meselesi (A little September Affair) with Farah Zeynep Abdullah. The movie and Engin Akyürek had good critics.
Being such a handsome man is not easy in Turkey, there will always be gossips about private life. Engin Akyürek is a man who keeps his special life strictly ‘private’, so there is no certain information about his dates. But it was claimed that Engin Akyürek is dated with Cansu Taşkın in 2011. A more recent gossip is Engin Akyürek has been dating with Tuvana Türkay since 2014.
Engin Akyürek is 190 cm height and 90 kgs weight.