Burak Özçivit

Burak Özçivit (born 24 December 1984) is a Turkish actor and model who is best known for his roles in Çalıkuşu (2013) and Kara Sevda (2015). He is currently starring as Osman Bey in the history based and adventure series Kuruluş: Osman (2019). Throughout his acting career Özçivit has been a recipient of numerous accolades.

Burak Özçivit
Burak Ozcivit Lebanon.jpg
Özçivit in 2019
Born (1984-12-24) 24 December 1984 (age 36)
Istanbul, Turkey
NationalityTurkish
Alma materMarmara University
Occupation
  • Actor
  • model
Years active2003–present
Spouse(s)
(m. 2017)
Children1

Early lifeEdit

Burak Özçivit was born on 24 December 1984 in Istanbul, Turkey. He studied from Kazım İşmen High School. Graduated from Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Photography.[1][2][3]

CareerEdit

In 2003, Özçivit was elected the Top Model of Turkey and he began working with Model Agencies. In 2005, he was chosen the second best model of the world.[4] Özçivit's acting career began with the television series Eksi 18 in 2006. He later starred in series Zoraki Koca ,İhanet and Baba Ocağı. He appeared in the movie Musallat and the television series Küçük Sırlar, the Turkish adaptation of Gossip Girl.[3][2][1]

He starred in Muhteşem Yüzyıl as Malkoçoğlu Balı Bey. Then played as Kamran in the adaptation of Çalıkuşu novel with Fahriye Evcen. Together with Evcen, he made the movie Aşk Sana Benzer and later played in the movie Kardeşim Benim opposite Murat Boz. In 2015 he starred in Turkish drama series Kara Sevda as Kemal Soydere. Özçivit is also the producer of BRK'S Production.[2][1][3]

Personal lifeEdit

Özçivit resides in Istinye, Sarıyer, Istanbul.[5]

He became engaged to castmate Fahriye Evcen on 9 March 2017 in Germany, and they married in Istanbul on 29 June 2017.[6] Their son, named Karan, was born on 13 April 2019.[7]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role
2007 Musallat Suat
2013 Zarafa Hasan
(voice only)
2015 Aşk Sana Benzer Balıkçı Ali
2016 Kardeşim Benim Hakan
2017 Kardeşim Benim 2 Hakan
2018 Can Feda Captain Alparslan

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role
2006 Eksi 18 Murat
2007 Zoraki Koca Ömer Özpolat
2008–2009 Baba Ocağı Güven
2010 İhanet Emir
2010–2011 Küçük Sırlar Çetin Ateşoğlu
2011–2013 Muhteşem Yüzyıl Malkoçoğlu Balı Bey
2013–2014 Çalıkuşu Kamran
2015–2017 Kara Sevda Kemal Soydere
2019–present Kuruluş: Osman Osman Bey

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Awards Category Work Result Ref.
2012 GQ Men of the Year Awards Actor of the Year Muhteşem Yüzyıl Won [citation needed]
2013 Galatasaray University Bests of 2012 Awards Best TV Actor Won
2014 12. YTÜ Stars of the Year Awards Most Liked TV Actor Çalıkuşu Won
13. Magazinci.com Internet Media (Bests) Best TV Actor Won
4. Elle Style Awards Elle Style Actor of the Year Won
Haliç University Bests of 2014 Awards Best Actor Won
2015 4. Bilkent Television Awards Best Drama Actor Kara Sevda Won
6. Ayaklı Newspaper TV Stars Awards Best Drama Series Actor Won
2016 14. YTÜ Stars of the Year Awards Most Liked Movie Actor Aşk Sana Benzer Won
23. İTÜ EMÖS Achievement Awards Most Successful Movie Actor of the Year Aşk Sana Benzer Won
16. Magazinci.com Internet Media (Bests) TV Performance of the Year Kara Sevda Won
2. Turkey Youth Awards Best Cinema Actor Aşk Sana Benzer Nominated
Ege University 5. Media Awards Best TV Actor Kara Sevda Nominated
10. GSUEN Awards Best TV/Movie Actor Aşk Sana Benzer Nominated
43. Pantene Golden Butterfly Awards Best Actor Kara Sevda Nominated
Best TV Couple (Nihan & Kemal) Nominated
2017 44. Pantene Golden Butterfly Awards Best Actor Nominated
The ONE Objective Awards The Most Successful Celebrity of the Year Won
GQ Men of the Year Awards The Most Popular Man of the Year Won
2019 Yıldız Technical University Most Admired Actor Can Feda Won
2020 Istanbul University Project Club Best Male Actor of the Year Kuruluş: Osman Won [8]
International Venice TV awards Best Actor Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Burak Özçivit kimdir, nerelidir? Burak Özçivit kaç yaşındadır?". Sözcü.
  2. ^ a b c "Burak Özçivit Kimdir?". Sabah.
  3. ^ a b c "Burak Özçivit Haberleri". Habertürk.
  4. ^ "Burak Özçivit'in akıl almaz değişimi..." HTHayat. Retrieved 17 February 2015.
  5. ^ "Burak Özçivit, Fahriye Evcen'e taşındı". Posta. 9 July 2017. Retrieved 24 September 2017.
  6. ^ "Fahriye Evcen ve Burak Özçivit evlendi (Gelinlik tartışması)". Ntv.com (in Turkish). 2 July 2017. Retrieved 15 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Fahriye Evcen oğlu Karan'ı göstermedi ama..." Takvim. 18 April 2019. Retrieved 11 October 2019.
  8. ^ Ali, Muhammad. "Kurulus Osman And Mehmet Bozdag Won Many Awards". Turk Series. Retrieved 16 January 2021.

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