Successful Turkish actor Ekin Koc is the guest of the BAFTA award-winning series Succession
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Turkish Actor Ekin Koc Starred in a Guest Appearance in Succession

Successful Turkish actor Ekin Koc is the guest of the BAFTA award-winning series of the American HBO channel, the producer and broadcaster of major TV series such as Game of Thrones, The Wire, The Sopranos, Succession.

Ekin Koç played the role of a businessman's consultant named Kadir
Ekin Koç played the role of a businessman’s consultant named Kadir

Succession, which broke rating records in the USA, reached a wide audience in European countries and other countries of the world. Succession met its audience with its second season in 2019 and the 3rd in this year. So, the series deals with the story of Logan Roy, who manages one of the largest media companies in the world. Moreover, we watch his four children, in the axis of money, power, politics, and family values.

Ekin Koc Appears as “Kadir”

Ekin Koç played the role of a businessman’s consultant named Kadir. In this way, he will represent Turkey in a world-famous series that the world is watching. The episode in which Koç will take part will be broadcast in the 9th episode of the second season of the series.

Succession broke rating records in the USA
Succession broke rating records in the USA

So, this great accomplishment increased the curiosity for the actor’s life and career. Therefore, we want to introduce you to the popular and productive Turkish actor.

Who is Ekin Koc?

The popular Turkish actor was born on 21 June 1992. The eminent actor is from Turkey’s Antalya city. He is a Turkish television and film actor and a musician. Ekin Koc left to study English Business Administration at the Istanbul Bilgi University. And then, he started to study online education sociology.

The popular Turkish actor was born on 21 June 1992 in Antalya
The popular Turkish actor was born on 21 June 1992 in Antalya

Following his efforts, he graduated in theater from the Academy 35 Buçuk Art Centre. Afterward, he took lessons from the veteran actor and actress Altan Gördüm and Vahide Perçin.

The Impressive Career of Ekin Koc

Koc had his first and main role in the fantasy TV series Sana Bir Sır Vereceğim (I Will Give You a Secret). In this series, the actor played a young man with invisibility power called TilkiKıvanç Gündoğdu.

Ekin Koc left to study English Business Administration at the Istanbul Bilgi University
Ekin Koc left to study English Business Administration at the Istanbul Bilgi University

This role became his big breakthrough with his first partner Demet Özdemir. The actor and the crew of the TV series Sana Bir Sır Vereceğim performed the song “Sevsek Mi?”. The song, by the way, featured on the musician Bora Cengiz’s album. Later, the actor starred as Seyfi Yaşar in the period TV series Benim Adım Gültepe (My name is Gültepe).

The Actor Opens up to The World

The actor’s first movie was Senden Bana Kalan (What’s Left of You). It was the adaptation of the Korean movie A Millionaire’s First Love. In the movie, the actor portrayed the main role Özgür Arıca. With this role, he won an Ayhan Işık Special Award.

Ekin Koc came to international attention for his role as Sultan Ahmed I
Ekin Koc came to international attention for his role as Sultan Ahmed I

Shortly after, he played the one-eyed soldier Mehmed in the British movie Ali and Nino. It was an international project and he acted along with Maria Valverde and Adam Bakri. They both names were the lead actors. The movie, in the meantime, was an adaptation of Kurban Said’s novel (1937), which was one of the most influential novels in the 20th century. So, the movie premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.

When the Turkish Actor Gains International Fame

Ekin Koc came to international attention for his role as “Sultan Ahmed I”. The character is the 14th Sultan of the Ottoman Empire. The historical drama was Muhteşem Yüzyıl: Kösem and the drama was based on a true story.

Ekin Koc portrayed Ahmed Sencer in the TV series The Great Seljuks- Guardians of Justice
Ekin Koc portrayed Ahmed Sencer in the TV series The Great Seljuks- Guardians of Justice

Hayat Sırları (Secrets of Life)

In 2017, he took part in the TV series Hayat Sırları (Secrets of Life). In this series, the actor starred as Burak Özer, who is a successful and idealistic film director. Burak, on the other hand, has a passionate, but difficult love story with Seher Kuzgun (played by Hazar Erguclu). As for Seher, she is a lawyer whom he met during his university studies.

He also played the character Kaan in the fourth episode (called Eşitlik – Equality) of the TV series Yedi Yüz (7 Faces). So, the series was broadcast on the internet platform BluTV.

The Biggest Breakthrough of Ekin Koc

The actor appeared in the cinema again with the movie Bizim Icin Sampiyon (Champion For Us). This movie achieved great success and became one of the most-watched movies of the year with its box office of 2,578,074 people. In the movie, Ekin Koc shared the lead role with Farah Zeynep Abdullah and Fikret Kuşkan.

Hazar Erguclu and Ekin Koc
Hazar Erguclu and Ekin Koc

Another Historical Drama in 2020: The Great Seljuks

In 2020, he shared the lead role with Buğra Gülsoy and portrayed Ahmed Sencer in the TV series The Great Seljuks: Guardians of Justice. The historical Turkish drama started on TRT 1 and broke the rating records.

In this series, Ekin Koc became a partner with Sevda Erginci. He left the series with all the actors due to the change in the scenario in the second season of the series. The Turkish actor starred in 34 episodes, the entire first season, in the series.

What’s Next?

The actor’s next project is going to be Üç Kuruş (Three Pennies). The series is signed by Ay Yapım and the actor will take the lead role as Efe. As for the release date, the series will on TV within this year.

Private Life of Ekin Koc

The handsome actor was spotted with the Ukrainian model Irina Lankova the previous days. It turned out that Lankova has been living in Istanbul for a while.

The handsome actor was spotted with the Ukrainian model Irina Lankova
The handsome actor was spotted with the Ukrainian model Irina Lankova

Ekin Koc’s Physical Features

What is Ekin Koc‘s height? What is Ekin Koc‘s weight? Moreover, what is Ekin Koc‘s zodiac sign? So, the 29-year-old Turkish actor Ekin Koc is 1.80 meters tall and 73 kilograms. So, in addition to his acting talent, he attracts a great many people with his impressive outlook. Well, as for the zodiac sign of the popular actor, on the other hand, he is a Gemini person.

Turkish actor Ekin Koc is 1.80 meters tall and 73 kilograms
Turkish actor Ekin Koc is 1.80 meters tall and 73 kilograms

Ekin Koc Instagram, Twitter, and More

So, the versatile and talented Turkish actor Ekin Koc has more than 655K followers on Instagram. As for Twitter, at the moment, we haven’t been able to find whether or not he has an account. So, for those who wish to monitor him more closely on Instagram, here is his official social media account.

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