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List of famous TV actors from Turkey, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Turkey has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented Turkish TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Turkey this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Turkey then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List contains TV actors like Bade İşcil and Deniz Uğur.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Turkish TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Turkey?"

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Turkey in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Turkish actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.

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Buğra Gülsoy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Buğra Gülsoy Kuzey Güney, Fatmagül'ün Suçu Ne?, Unutulmaz Buğra Gülsoy is a Turkish actor, architect, director, graphic designer and photographer.

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Berna Laçin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Berna Laçin Belalı Baldız, Böyle mi olacakti, Seni Yaşatacağım

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Beyazıt Öztürk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Beyazıt Öztürk Yalan Dünya, Biz Size Aşık Olduk, My Wife and My Mother Beyazıt Öztürk, also known as Beyaz, is a Turkish television personality, standup comedian and actor. He is the host of Beyaz Show, a popular Turkish talk show and now started a TV ...more

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Elia Kazan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Elia Kazan Elia Kazan was a Greek-American director, producer, writer and actor, described by The New York Times as "one of the most honored and influential directors in Broadway and Hollywood ...more

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Seray Sever is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Seray Sever Valley of the Wolves, Dadi, +18 Seray Sever is an actor, presenter, singer and television producer.

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Önder Açıkbaş is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Önder Açıkbaş Leyla ile Mecnun, Bir İstanbul Masalı, Harem Önder Açıkbaş is an actor.

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Özcan Deniz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Özcan Deniz Asmalı Konak, Bir Zamanlar Osmanlı: Kıyam, Night of June

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Cüneyt Arkın is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Cüneyt Arkın Zirvedekiler, Merhamet, Polis Fahrettin Cüreklibatır, better known by his stage name Cüneyt Arkın, is a Turkish film actor, director, and producer. Having starred in somewhere around 248 movies and also TV series, ...more

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Tchéky Karyo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Tchéky Karyo Arabian Nights Tchéky Karyo is a Turkish-born French actor and musician. Beginning his career as an actor on stage in classical and contemporary works, he began to work as a character actor in films in ...more

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Kadir İnanır is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Kadir İnanır Ipsiz Recep, Norther, Iyi ki varsin Kadir İnanır is a popular Turkish film actor and director.

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Türkân Şoray is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Türkân Şoray Second Spring, Bir Zamanlar Osmanlı: Kıyam, Altın Kızlar Türkan Şoray is a Turkish film actress.

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Emrah is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Emrah Kınalı Kar, Oğlum İçin, Belalım Benim Emrah İpek, also known as Emrah is a Turkish singer and actor. Born in Ergani, Diyarbakır Province, he professionally entered the music world with his album Ağam Ağam already during his middle ...more

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Fikret Hakan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Fikret Hakan The House of Leyla, Aşkın Dağlarda Gezer, Küçük Ağa Fikret Hakan is a prolific Turkish film actor and a recipient of the honorary State Artist, a prestigious title awarded by the Turkish government. Hakan began his artistic career in 1950 as an ...more

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Joe Strummer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Joe Strummer John Graham Mellor, known by his stage name Joe Strummer, was a British musician, singer, actor and songwriter who was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist of the Clash, ...more

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İbrahim Tatlıses is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
İbrahim Tatlıses Firat İbrahim Tatlıses is a Turkish folk singer and former actor. He was born in the city of Şanlıurfa. Tatlıses has recorded 42 albums, including notable albums such as Ayağında Kundura and Selam ...more

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Eşref Kolçak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Eşref Kolçak Kınalı Kar, Büyük Buluşma, Yadigar Eşref Kolçak is a Turkish actor. He is father of the musician Harun Kolçak.

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Başak Daşman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Başak Daşman Avrupa Yakası, Asmalı Konak, İntikam Başak Daşman is an actress.

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Zeki Alasya is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Zeki Alasya Yabancı Damat, Akasya Durağı, Anne babamla evlensene Zeki Alasya is a Turkish actor and director. Alasya is of Turkish Cypriot descent and is related to Kıbrıslı Mehmed Kamil Pasha. Alasya was born in Istanbul. After studying at Robert College, he ...more

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Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan Leyla ile Mecnun, Avrupa Yakası, İşler Güçler Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan is a Turkish film, television and theatre actor and director.

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Haluk Bilginer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Haluk Bilginer EastEnders, The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, Ezel Haluk Bilginer is a Turkish actor. In addition to his acting career in Turkey, he has also worked in the United Kingdom and remains best known for his role as Mehmet Osman in the television soap ...more

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Hulusi Kentmen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Hulusi Kentmen Acımak, Kalbin Sesi, Mahmut Mangal Hulusi Kentmen was a Turkish actor. He was born in Tarnovo, Bulgaria in 1912. He studied at petty officer preparatory school.He graduated from school with 3rd class petty officer rank. After ...more

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Şafak Sezer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Şafak Sezer Bir demet tiyatro, Bir Düğün Masalı, Sıdıka Şafak Sezer is a Turkish actor who usually appears in comedic roles. His stage debut came in Haldun Taner's play Eşeğin Gölgesi at Ankara Halk Tiyatrosu. He acted in several other plays at ...more

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Emre Altuğ is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Emre Altuğ Lise Defteri, Sweet Life, El gibi Niyazi Emre Altug is a Turkish pop singer and actor. He starred in popular television series, television films, movies and musicals. He is also one of the most popular male singers in Turkey.

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Mehmet Aslantuğ is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Mehmet Aslantuğ Bir İstanbul Masalı, Hanımın Çiftliği, Veda Mehmet Aslantug is an actor.

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Tuncel Kurtiz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Tuncel Kurtiz Ezel, Magnificent Century, Asi Tuncel Tayanç Kurtiz was a Turkish theatre, movie and TV series actor, playwright, and film director Since 1964, he acted in more than 70 movies, including many international

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Orhan Gencebay is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Orhan Gencebay Bayan Perşembe, Gerçek Bir Masal, Hamuş Orhan Gencebay is a Turkish musician, bağlama virtuoso, composer, singer, arranger, music producer, music director, and actor.

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Halit Ergenç is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Halit Ergenç Magnificent Century, 1001 Nights, Kara Melek Halit Ergenç is a Turkish actor.

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Özgü Namal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Özgü Namal Valley of the Wolves, Second Spring, Hanımın Çiftliği Özgü-Amel Namal is a Turkish actress, singer, songwriter, director and screenwriter. She become the most famous by debuting as Güllü in Turkish TV series "Hanımın ...more

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Mehmet Günsür is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Mehmet Günsür Magnificent Century, Don Matteo, Kasırga İnsanları Mehmet Günsür is a Turkish model, actor and producer. Recently he played as Tarık in the movie Unutursam Fısılda and as Sehzade Mustafa in Muhteşem Yüzil.

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Kenan Işık is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Kenan Işık Fikrimin İnce Gülü, Belalı Baldız, Dadi Kenan Işık is a leading Turkish actor, anchorman, author, director, dubbing artist, screenwriter, and television host.

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Okan Bayülgen is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Okan Bayülgen The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, Utanmaz Adam, Size baba diyebilir miyim Okan Bayülgen is a Turkish actor, variety and talk show host, comedian and photographer.

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Hande Ataizi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Hande Ataizi Anne babamla evlensene, Böyle mi olacakti, Ladies and Gentlemen Hande Ataizi is a Turkish actress.

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Müşfik Kenter is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Müşfik Kenter Gecmis bahar mimozalari, Şapkadan Babam Çıktı, Kurtuluş Müşfik Kenter was a Turkishtheatre and voice actor. On 14 August 2012, local news outlets reported that Kenter had been admitted to the intensive care unit at F.N. Hospital and diagnosed ...more

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İlyas Salman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
İlyas Salman Akasya Durağı, Kızlar Sınıfı, Gülerken Ağladık İlyas Salman is a Turkish actor, film director, author, screenwriter and musician. He shared the Adana Golden Boll International Film Festival's Best Actor Award in 2012 together with Engin ...more

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Mehmet Ali Erbil is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Mehmet Ali Erbil Harem, Tatlı Kaçıklar, Hastayim doktor Mehmet Ali Erbil is a Turkish comedian, actor and talk show host.

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Cem Karaca is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Cem Karaca The Hunter Muhtar Cem Karaca, also called Cem Baba, was a prominent Turkish rock musician and one of the most important figures in the Anatolian rock movement. He is a graduate of Robert College.

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İlker Aksum is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
İlker Aksum Çarli, Yabancı Damat, 20 Dakika İlker Aksum is an actor.

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Hülya Avşar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Hülya Avşar Kadın İsterse, Ah Bir Zengin Olsam, Kadın Severse Hülya Avşar is a popular Kurdish-Turkish actress, pop folk singer, businesswoman, columnist, fashion designer, magazine editor, professional tennis player, and former beauty pageant ...more

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Cansel Elçin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Cansel Elçin Remember Darling, Broken Wings, Kötü Yol Cansel Elçin, is a Turkish actor.

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Ferhan Şensoy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Ferhan Şensoy Sizin dersane, Varsayalım İsmail Ferhan Şensoy is a prominent Turkish playwright, actor and stage director.

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Aydan Şener is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Aydan Şener Fikrimin İnce Gülü, Huznun yuzu, Küçük Ağa Aydan Şener is a Turkish film and television actress, former model, Miss Turkey 1981 and a beauty contestant in Miss World 1981.

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Nevra Serezli is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Nevra Serezli Anne babamla evlensene, Altın Kızlar, Sevgili dünürüm Nevra Serezli is an actress.

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Çetin Tekindor is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Çetin Tekindor Bir İstanbul Masalı, Asi, Yılan Hikayesi Çetin Tekindor is a Turkish actor

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Tarık Akan is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Tarık Akan Koçum benim, Gece yürüyüsü, Ahh Istanbul Tarık Akan is a Turkish film actor and producer who has been active since the 1970s. The first film in 1971, began his acting career with Emine. Has become one of the most handsome player at a ...more

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Seda Sayan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Seda Sayan Geceler, Hastayim doktor, Evimiz olacak mi? Seda Sayan is a Turkish pop folk singer, actress, and TV variety-show hostess. She now hosts a popular talk show on BEYAZ TV in Turkey, which is called "Sultan-ı Beyaz ". Height: 5'9. ...more

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Yılmaz Erdoğan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Yılmaz Erdoğan Bir demet tiyatro Yılmaz Erdoğan is a Turkish filmmaker, actor and poet of Kurdish descent, who is most famous for his box-office record-breaking debut comedy film Vizontele and the television series Bir Demet ...more

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Ayşen Gruda is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Ayşen Gruda Leyla ile Mecnun, Sultan Makamı, Gece Gündüz Ayşen Gruda is a Turkish actress and comedian.

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Erol Günaydın is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Erol Günaydın Akasya Durağı, Tatlı Kaçıklar, Hirsiz Polis Erol Günaydın was a Turkish theater and film actor, as well as a renowned showman famous particularly for his portrayal of Nasreddin Hoca and his performances in the traditional Turkish ...more

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Ayşegül Aldinç is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Ayşegül Aldinç Pis Yedili, Sultan Makamı, Ask ve gurur Ayşegül Aldinç is a Turkish singer and actress.

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Emel Sayın is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous TV Actors from Turkey
Emel Sayın Karınca Yuvası, Aşkım Aşkım Emel Sayın is a Turkish singer of Turkish classical music. She styles herself the "queen and ambassador of Turkish classical music".