Engin Akyürek – Wiki, Bio, Height, Age, Address,  Marital Status, Family, Girlfriend,  Career, Net Worth, Personal and Social Media Contacts,  Controversies, Facts, And More

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Engin Akyürek, born on October 12, 1981, is a Turkish actor, screenwriter, and author who has captured the hearts of millions with his remarkable talent and captivating performances. He is one of the most successful actors in the Turkish entertainment industry.

In this article, we will explore his early life, education, career achievements, awards, body measurements, marital status, family background, girlfriends, net worth, favorites, controversies, five interesting facts, and more.

Turkey’s Versatile Actor and Rising Star


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Engin Akyürek biography

Name/ NicknameEngin Akyürek
City of BirthAnkara, Turkey
Date Of BirthOctober 12, 1981
Sign of ZodiacLibra
Religion Islam
ProfessionActor & Screen writer
ParentsMr & Mrs. Nader
SiblingsOne brother and one sister
Marital StatusSingle
Girlfriendnot dating anyone as current information
Addresscurrently in Istanbul
Hobbieswriting, swimming & Traveling

Early Life

Engin Akyürek early life

He was born in Ankara, Turkey, to a family hailing from Tercan, Erzincan. His mother is a house wife and his father is a government official. He has a younger brother, and together they shared a close-knit upbringing. 


At an early age he had a  passion for writing and drama, which eventually led him to pursue a degree in history from the Ankara University Department of History. 

Engin Akyürek education

The true story about his success is his talent and dedication , although he didn’t receive any formal training in acting.


Engin Akyürek career

His acting journey began in 2004 when he participated in the Turkiye’nin Yildizlari (Turkey’s Star) TV competition. His exceptional skills earned him first place in the contest, opening doors to opportunities in the entertainment industry.

 He landed a supporting role in the TV series “Yabancı Damat” (2004-2007), where he had the privilege of working alongside seasoned actors and gaining valuable experience.

Engin Akyürek career

His breakthrough came with his portrayal of Mustafa Bulut in the TV series “Bir Bulut Olsam” (2008-2009). The acting on this TV series caught a huge attention of his fans and he became more popular  all over the world.  

From then on, His career soared as he took on lead roles in popular TV series such as “Fatmagül’ün Suçu Ne?” (2010-2012) and “Kara Para Aşk” (2014-2015).

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His portrayal of Kerim Ilgaz in “Fatmagül’ün Suçu Ne?” earned him critical acclaim and a loyal fan following. The series tackled important societal issues, and Akyürek’s nuanced performance as the male lead resonated with viewers, showcasing his versatility as an actor. 

Although he solidified his status as a talented performer in “Kara Para Aşk ” .In 2015 he earned  the Best Actor award at the Seoul International Drama Awards . He was also  nominated for Best Actor at the International Emmy Awards.

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In addition to his successful television career, Akyürek has also made notable appearances in movies. His debut film, “Kader” (2006), directed by Zeki Demirkubuz, showcased his acting prowess and earned him the Most Promising Actor award at the Turkish Cinema Awards.

 He went on to star in films like “A Small September Affair” (2014), “Çocuklar Sana Emanet” (2018), and “Bir Aşk İki Hayat” (2019), further expanding his range as an actor.

Physical & Body Measurements

Engin Akyürek body measurements

Weight74 Kg
Shoe Size10.3 US
Eye Colorlight brown
Hair ColorBrown

Achievements and Awards

His  exceptional talent has been recognized with numerous awards and accolades throughout his career. 

After receiving a lot of awards, he finally achieved the Best Actor award at the Seoul International Drama Awards in 2015 for his role in “Kara Para Aşk.” 

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He also garnered a nomination for Best Actor at the International Emmy Awards, solidifying his international acclaim.

Upcoming Projects and Future Endeavors

Akyürek continues to captivate audiences with his performances and remains dedicated to his craft. In 2022, he starred in the film “Yolun Açık Olsun” (Godspeed) alongside Tolga Sarıtaş, and made his debut on the streaming platform with the Disney+ series “Kaçış,” in which he not only showcased his acting skills but also contributed as a writer. 

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His future projects include the series “Adım Farah” alongside Demet Özdemir, which has already generated significant buzz among fans eagerly awaiting his next endeavor.

Personal and Social Media Contacts

Engin Akyürek personal contacts

Phone#Soon to update
WhatsApp#Soon to update
EmailSoon to update
AddressSoon to update
Fan emailSoon to update
Engin Akyürek social contacts

FacebookFake accounts
TwitterFake accounts
Instagram2 M Followers
YouTubeFake accounts
websitesoon to update

Personal Life 

Engin Akyürek personal life

When it comes to his personal life, He maintains a private and low-key approach. Details about his marital status and relationships remain undisclosed.

Net Worth

As for his net worth, his successful acting career, endorsements, and various projects have contributed to his financial success, although specific figures are$ 20 m.


Engin Akyürek favorites

FoodChicken Steak (Salt Bae) & seekh kabab
ActorBurak deniz
ActressAngelina Jolie
Travel PlaceMaldives & Europe
CarBMW 5S and Ferrari 458 Italia
InterestPhotography & reading

Interesting Facts

Engin Akyürek  interesting facts

  • Beyond his acting talents,  He possesses a range of interests and qualities that make him a well-rounded individual. 
  • He emphasized the importance of talent and hard work over luck.
  •  He  is passionate about writing and has authored a book titled “Kendime Düşünceler” (Thoughts to Myself). 
  • Additionally, he has served as the brand ambassador for Shell and Disney+ Türkiye, further expanding his influence beyond the screen.

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Engin Akyürek more

His journey from a passionate young individual to a celebrated actor and author serves as an inspiration to aspiring artists. With his talent, dedication, and versatility, He  has cemented his place as one of Turkey’s most accomplished actors. 

Atlast , in the entertainment industry, the  reason for his indelible mark is just because he explores new opportunities, and he continues to take on challenging roles .


Where is he from?

He was born and raised in Ankara.

Where does he live in Istanbul?

I live in Kadiköy.

How old is he ?

He is 41 years (October 12, 1981).

Is he married? He's dating whom?


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