Some of Turkey’s most handsome, young, and talented actors are about to meet here. You will also find not-so-young but master and still very handsome Turkish actors are here, too. So, don’t be surprised when you see them and consider this as early warming…
Turkey is like an incredibly fertile seed that produces world-famous actors, actresses, artists, so and so on… Meaning, we always have more than enough topic to draw your attention. In this respect, we assure you that you will love seeing such attractive male faces all together in one package.
Yet, again, it was a challenging task to pick only 21 names among hundreds of names from the Turkish movie and TV industry. Like we said, Turkey is a fertile seed in this respect. However, here we have tried our best and bring the most popular, talented, and handsome, of course, names of 2021 together. Hopefully, you will enjoy the list.
Not to mention, we will appreciate it if you share your favorite actor in the comments. In case your favorite Turkish actor isn’t involved in the list, please name him below the article, too. So, now, it is your time to scroll down the page and ease your own excitement!
21- Ozan Dolunay
The 30-year old Turkish actor Mehmet Ozan Dolunay made quite a name for himself quietly and steadily. The first time we heard of his name was with Tatlı Küçük Yalancılar (Little Sweet Liars). It was a youth TV series that became very successful in 2015. However, he made his best debut with Zalim İstanbul (Ruthless City), a 2019-20-made Turkish drama. In this series, he shared one of the leading roles as Cenk Karaçay and proved he is not only a good-looking fellow but also a talented one.
Ozan Dolunay, who is one of the most handsome Turkish actors, seems to occupy our news even more in the future…
20- Metin Akdülger
The actor was born on April 10, 1988, in Bursa. He is a graduate of Koç University, which is a very prestigious university in Turkey. Besides, the Turkish actor finished the Department of International Relations. During his university years, he studied acting alongside the master Turkish actress Yıldız Kenter. In 2012, he made his debut on stage at Craft Theater with Kaset.
19- İlker Kaleli
The 37-year-old Turkish actor İlker Kaleli is a quite versatile name with his talent and interest in music. In addition to his actual profession as an actor, he is also a promising DJ. As for his career, the Turkish actor made his best debut with a cornerstone Turkish series “Poyraz Karayel“. The series lasted for 3 seasons and 82 episodes and so, İlker Kaleli reached a great number of fans in Turkey. The Turkish TV drama Poyraz Karayel lasted between 2015 and 2017.
18- Deniz Can Aktaş
Born on July 28, 1993, in Istanbul, Deniz Can Aktaş is a new handsome, and talented Turkish actor. With his talented acting skill and good-looking physical features, he has already had dedicated fans. During his relatively short career in the business, the actor played some unforgettable characters. He has now eye-filling with his splendid performance in his latest TV series Menajerimi Ara — Call My Agent.
17- Alp Navruz
The handsome actor Alp Navruz was a model but being a model was not satisfying enough for him. Therefore, he started chasing some opportunities. For doing so, Alp Navruz decided to take courses in acting from several master Turkish actors, —such as Altan Erkekli and Cihan Ünal. After courses in acting, he took, his fortune started to smile to him. The young actor got involved in some Turkish TV series and feature films.
The actor is 29 years old and he is single.
16- Barış Arduç
Passionate, responsible, and handsome Turkish actor Barış Arduç is a Turkish television and film actor. Arduç was born in Switzerland on 9 October 1987 to a family of Albanian immigrants, including his father, Erol Arduç, and his mother, Gülay Arduç. He has two brothers. When he was 8 years old, in 1995, Barış Arduç moved to Turkey with his family. He graduated from high school in 2005 and subsequently won an education grant to enrolled at Kayseri Erciyes University Sports Academy.
As one of the most handsome Turkish actors, he has a huge fan base from all around the world.
15- Furkan Andıç
The handsome actor Furkan Andıç was born on April 4, 1990, in Istanbul. So, the age of Furkan Andıç is 30. His mother is Bosnian, and his father is from Trabzon city, a northern city of Turkey. Furkan Andıç is the middle one of 3 brothers.
It was 2011 when he first entered television life with more professional works. So, his first TV series was a youth serial. The name of his first TV series is Kolej Günlüğü – College Diary, 2011. He made a great debut with this TV show. And so, his professional television career has started. Later on, he played in Desperate Housewives, the Turkish adaptation of the original American version, and Fugitive Brides – Kaçak Gelinler. And then, he played in Kırgın Çiçekler – Offended Flowers Turkish TV series.
14- Onur Tuna
Most of you will probably remember Onur Tuna with his leading role in Yasak Elma – Forbidden Apple Turkish TV series (It is enough to click the link to read our article on the TV series). After that TV series, which still continues, Onur Tuna’s popularity dramatically rose in Turkey. He has actually been on the screens since 2011. However, thanks to Yasak Elma and nowadays Mucize Doktor – Miracle Doctor (as doctor Ferman), he has millions of fans both from Turkey and the world.
13- Çağlar Ertuğrul
You would probably remember him as Kerem in “Afili Aşk” (Stellar Love). In this successful rom-com, the actor shared the leading role along with Burcu Özberk. She is, by the way, one of the most beautiful and talented Turkish actresses. The two made a perfect couple in the series and it became the best debut in the actor’s career.
Çağlar Ertuğrul is 34 years old and his recent appearance on TV is with Teşkilat (The Shadow Team aka Ankara) TV series.
12- Çağatay Ulusoy
Turkish actor Çağatay Ulusoy was born on 23 September 1990. He is a Turkish actor and model who started his acting career in the TV series Adını Feriha Koydum (2011–2012) as Emir Sarrafoğlu. Since then, he has had further lead roles in Medcezir (2013–2015), a remake of the television series The O.C., in the TV series İçerde and from 2018 to 2020 he played the lead role in the first Turkish Netflix series The Protector.
11- Alperen Duymaz
The Turkish actor Alperen Duymaz was born on 3 November 1992, in Ankara, the capital city of Turkey. Alperen Duymaz is an actor and a former model. The actor was interested in music and modeling during his high school years. Later on, the Turkish actor Alperen Duymaz graduated from Hacettepe University. There, he studied Conservatory in Ankara State Conservatory Theater Department.
10- Akın Akınözü
Akın Akınözü was born on 22 September 1990, in Ankara, Turkey. He is the only child of the Turkish actress Özlem Akınözü. His father, on the other hand, is a restaurant owner Tamer Akınözü. Ooh! By the way, his complete name is Süreyya Akın Akınözü… And you see that his first name comes from his grandfather!
As for the Turkish drama Hercai, it is also another cliche love story between a macho, powerful, ruthless, and of course handsome landowner, and a beautiful, innocent, pure, and vulnerable local girl somewhere in the east of Turkey… Meanwhile, in Hercai Turkish TV drama, Akın Akınözü shares the leading role with the beautiful Turkish actress Ebru Şahin.
9- Tolga Sarıtaş
The handsome Turkish actor is quite young actually in comparison to his already successful career. The Turkish actor was born on 30 May 1991. Though his roots rely on Sivas, a central Anatolian city, the actor was born grew in Istanbul. The actor turned to act after his high school education. Saritas took part in various plays at Esenyurt Municipal Theater and Theater Zeytindalı and shone in a short time.
Tolga Saritas appeared before the audience on the big screen in 2009 with the movie Bahtı Kara as a supporting actor. One of the most important milestones of his acting career was The Magnificent Century, a world-famous historical Turkish drama. In this series, the actor acted as Prince Cihangir. Thus, with this role, he became one of the most popular Turkish actors. Afterward, the actor received many offers from different series, dramas, and films.
8- Burak Deniz
When you talk about handsome Turkish actors, Burak Deniz is among those who need to the first to mention. He is an unforgettable star of many phenomenon Turkish TV series and dramas, lately appears in Maraşlı. It is a sensational Turkish TV drama in which he stars along with Alina Boz.
7- Engin Akyürek
Here, at very this website, we have made so much news about Engin Akyürek. He has always been one of the most popular and handsome Turkish actors. Apart from his talent in acting, he is a naive and creative man. In this article, we did mention his storybook. Yes, he is a writer, too. In his book, the actor shared 21 short stories, just like we have done the same thing with the same number. It is only a coincidence!
The leading star of myriad Turkish dramas, the actor is now 40 years old and in a relationship with the actress Tülin Yazkan.
6- Kerem Bürsin
The life story of the actor is different from many people. Kerem Bursin was born on the 4th of July, 1987. He grew up in a multinational environment because of his father’s job. His family traveled around the world. Kerem Bursin lived in countries such as Scotland (Edinburg), Indonesia (Medan, Jakarta), United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi, Dubai), Turkey (Ankara, Istanbul), Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur), USA (Texas, Boston, Los Angeles). Finally, in 1999, he settled in Texas, the United States with his family when he was 12 years old.
In the last years, actor’s popularity is increasingly growing. Moreover, he is not only popular in Turkey, but also in the world. And as you can imagine, the actor’s fan base mostly consists of women. By the way, the actor has been together with Turkey’s most popular actress Hande Erçel.
5- Burak Özçivit
The tough guy Burak Özçivit is certainly one of the most handsome Turkish actors in the country. Burak Özçivit is one of the popular actors in Turkey on the other hand. He has a different style and charisma. The most important characteristic of Burak Özçivit is that he can combine the tough guy appearance with Romeo-style romance.
The most crucial improvement in the actor’s life recently is that he married another accomplished name, Fahriye Evcen, in 2017. Two years later, on 13 April 2019, the two had a baby boy named Karan.
4- Can Yaman
With his goofs, private life, relationships, he is certainly the most sensational name among Turkish celebrities. Yet, Can Yaman is also one of the most handsome Turkish actors and definitely the most famous one abroad. After starring in many successful Turkish romantic comedies, Erkenci Kuş (Daydreamer) is the most famous one, his fame crossed the borders. Especially, he has millions of fans in Italy and Spain.
Recently, the actor has been in a love affair with the famous Italian sportswoman Diletta Leotta. You can see his Instagram link below:
3- Mehmet Günsür
If we had only one word to define him, it would be “cool”. Mehmet Günsür is not as young as his colleagues, yet still, he is one of the most handsome Turkish actors. What’s more, he is also a very gifted, versatile, and intellectual person. The actor, who has been living in Italy for brand-new projects, is 46 years old, but he looks like in his 20s! Click here to learn everything about him.
2- Kenan İmirzalıoğlu
It is certain that the Turkish actor Kenan Imirzalioglu has been one of the most talented actors on Turkish TV & Cinema for the last 2 decades. With his charm and stunning acting performance, he became one of the best actors in Turkey. What’s more, there is no doubt that his fame has also been spreading around the world.
The actor is 47 years old and married Sinem Kobal. In October 2020, the two became a parent to a baby girl Lalin.
1- Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ
There we are at the top of our list. A humble, yet very talented actor has incredibly improved her acting talent by starring in many different and difficult roles. We believe, Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ is to Turkey what Brad Pitt is to Hollywood. He is an attractive, talented, and modest Turkish actor who is highly precious to Turkey.
The 37-year-old actor has married the fashion designer Başak Dizer on the 19th of February, 2016. The couple organized a simple marriage ceremony in the Turkish Embassy in Paris.