If we run a contest and ask “tell us the first 10 Turkish actresses you have in your mind”, none of you probably will have difficulty with it. We, as the runner of the contest, would probably have trouble as we wouldn’t able to know to whom we are going to give the award! You know why? Because there would be lots of winners, not only one. But is it the same for the underrated beautiful Turkish actresses? We doubt that and that was how we ended up with an idea of an underrated beautiful Turkish actress’s list.
As the world’s second-biggest TV series exporter after the U.S., Turkish shows and series have become a social phenomenon due to their international popularity since the 2000s. So, this truth offered Turkish actresses international fame. Therefore, making a “best list” for Turkish actresses, whether under or overrated, is hard in any case. But again, we did our best reversely ordered the list.
So, keep your pants on, be patient, and enjoy the list. And at the end, share your comments that which one is your new favorite Turkish actress now! Let’s begin to count the most 13 underrated beautiful Turkish actresses from back to front!
13. Nehir Erdoğan
The beautiful actress, Nehir Erdogan, was born on June 16, 1980, in Izmir, Turkey. She is an actress, known for Hababam Sinifi Merhaba (2003), Yabanci Damat (The Foreign Groom) (2004), and Silsile (2014). She has been married to Ahmet Sesigurgil since September 7, 2014.
12. Gözde Çığacı
Turkish actress has known for her work in several Turkish television series’ as well as feature films. She is recognized for her recurring roles as Sureyya Ataman in the 2013 series Bugunun Saraylisi and as the character Gokce in the 2016 series Kordugum.
11. Burcu Esmersoy
The popular Turkish celebrity Burcu Esmersoy is a Turkish anchorwoman, journalist, model, occasional actress, and former beauty pageant contestant. She represented Turkey at Miss International in Japan. What’s more, she received a Golden Butterfly for Best Female Presenter. Burcu Esmersoy’s birthplace is in Istanbul to Circassian parents.
10. Eda Ece
The beautiful actress was born in Istanbul on June 20, 1990. No matter how we know her as Eda Ece, the full name of the actress is Eda Ece Uzunalioğlu. She graduated from Şişli Terakki High School. After completing her undergraduate education at the Department of Psychology at Istanbul Bilgi University, she took courses on Art History and started working in a gallery.
Eda Ece was a member of the theatre club during her school years. She first started performing on that stage. A manager Tümay Özokur discovered her who came to see a play they put on stage. Afterward, the actress stepped into the television world.
9. Özge Özacar
The young, beautiful, and successful Turkish actress Ozge Ozacar was born on 20 November 1993 in Istanbul. The 25-year-old actress has already become a star in spite of her young age. She gained this early fame thanks to her latest role in Dear Past Turkish TV drama. Although the Turkish TV drama lasted for only 8 episodes, Ozge Ozacar was pretty successful to prove her instinct at the show.
8. Öykü Karayel
Even if she is now the most popular actress in Turkey thanks to her talented acting in Ethos on Netflix, she is still taking place on our list of underrated beautiful Turkish actresses. Öykü Karayel was born on August 20, 1990, in Istanbul. Öykü Karayel graduated from Çemberlitaş Girls High School. Funnily, she has a twin sister named Ezgi. After receiving a short period of training at Kenter Theater, she entered the Theater Department of the State Conservatory of Istanbul University in 2007. While she was still a conservatory student, she played the lead character of Ayşe in the theatre Güzel Şeyler Bizim Tarafta.
7. Pelin Karahan
The beautiful actress Pelin Karahan was born in Ankara, Turkey, to Bayram Ali Karahan and Nural Koçyigit. Her maternal grandmother is an Albanian immigrant. Karahan attended Ari College Elementary School and completed middle school partly at Ankara Gaziosmanpasa Primary School. The actress is best known for Kavak Yelleri (Polar Winds), Muhteşem Yüzyıl (Magnificent Century).
(P.S. She took part on our Top 25 Beautiful Actresses of Turkish Television list back in 2015. Click the link above to check out the list)
6. Bade İşcil
She is one of the most natural blond beauties of Turkey. The actress was born on 8 August 1983 in Istanbul. She graduated from Yeditepe University – Faculty of Fine Arts – Fashion Design Department. She started her acting career in a TV series “Metropol Cafe” which is televised on Cine 5 TV Channel in 2007. Between 2009-2011 she starred as “Sebnem Sertuna” in “Ezel” which is produced by Ay Yapim. Then, between 2011-2013, she starred as the character “Banu Sinaner” in the Tv series “Kuzey Guney“. Later on, she starred as “Pelin” in “Ufak Tefek Cinayetler (Small Murders)” Turkish TV series.
5. Alina Boz
“Turkey’s Kate Upton” Alina Boz a Turkish-Russian actress. The beautiful Turkish Actress was born on 19 June 1998 in Moscow, Russia.
Alina Boz played in Sevda’nın Bahçesi (The Garden of Sevda) Turkish TV drama. It was a TV Misi-Series and she acted as Defne. Afterward, the actress also took part in a Turkish Netflix original! The name of this series is Aşk 101 (Love 101). The genre of the series is a romantic comedy and it was aired at the end of 2020. So, Aşk 101 (Love 101) became a great step in Alina Boz’s future career.
4. Hande Subaşı
The actress was born on February 21, 1984, in Ankara, Turkey. She is an eminent Turkish actress. So, the actress is mostly famous for her roles in Dirilis: Ertugrul (2014), Anadolu Kartallari (2011), and Gelecekten Bir Gün (2010).
3. Berrak Tüzünataç
The talented and owner of extraordinary beauty, Berrak Tüzünataç, is from Turkey’s western city Yalova. She is a Turkish actress. So, the actress moved to Istanbul in 1995 with her family and attended Koç School. In 2004, she began studying Business Administration at Istanbul University. She worked as an anchorwoman on Number One TV. Later on, the famous celebrity joined a model agency and took acting lessons at the BKM workshop. Tüzünataç made her acting debut in Beyza’nin Kadinlari. She came to attention for “Vahide” in the hit TV series Elveda Rumeli. The series was about Turks in Macedonia when the Ottoman Empire lost its European land.
2. Saadet Aksoy
The actress is a Turkish born actress speaking fluent English, basic French, and Italian. She studied English Language and Literature at Bogazici University in Istanbul. Then, Saadet Aksoy started taking film and acting classes while working on short films, taking part in stage productions, commercials, and TV series.
1. Demet Evgar
The Turkish actress Demet Evgar is a Turkish theater, TV, and cinema actress. Born in Manisa, Turkey, on May 19th, 1980, Demet Evgar started acting at the age of 17. So, she began with the amateur theatre group, ‘Afsem Theatre’. The accomplished and peachy actress Demet Evgar has now been acting in her latest project “Alev Alev” (Flames of Fate) Turkish TV series. The beautiful actress, thus, is at the top of our underrated beautiful Turkish actresses list.