Demet Özdemir

Demet Özdemir (born 26 February 1992) is a Turkish actress, comedian, model and dancer.

Demet Özdemir
Demet Özdemir on Tolgshow.jpg
Demet Özdemir on Tolgshow in 2018
Born (1992-02-26) 26 February 1992 (age 30)
İzmit, Turkey
NationalityTurkish
OccupationActress, comedian, dancer (former)
Years active2013–present

Personal lifeEdit

Özdemir was born on 26 February 1992 as the youngest of three children. She moved to Istanbul with her mother and siblings after her parents' divorce, when she was seven years old.[1][2]

Her grandmother was the one of Turkish minorities in Bulgaria (a.k.a Bulgarian Turk). She immigrated from Bulgaria to Turkey. Her grandmother and her brother later immigrated to Germany.[3][4]

Dance careerEdit

Initially, she was a backup dancer for Bengü and later joined the dance group of Efes Kızları.[5] Özdemir then appeared on Mustafa Sandal's music video "Ateş Et ve Unut".[6]

Acting careerEdit

She had her first casting for Fox's fantasy series Sana Bir Sır Vereceğim alongside her first partner Ekin Koç, playing the character "Aylin" with electric power. This role became phenomenon for young audience. The series developed a loyal fanbase. Due to, The series was published before prime time. It wasn't known for adult audience. Later, she portrayed the character of "Ayla" on historical series Kurt Seyit ve Şura, and got a role as "Demet" in the movie Tut Sözünü. She then played the character of "Aslı" on Star TV's series Çilek Kokusu. Özdemir also appeared in Bengü's music video "Hodri Meydan".[7][8]

In 2016, Özdemir played the lead role "Lale Yenilmez" in the Turkish romantic comedy series No 309. It ended on 25 October 2017 with 65 episodes. It was aired in Venezuela, Paraguay, Chile, Bolivia, Spain, Romania, and Hungary as well. She played in dance-comedy film "Sen Kiminle Dans Ediyorsun, written by Burak Aksak famous writer of hit surreal comedy Leyla ile Mecnun.[9]

From 2018 to 2019, she played the lead role "Sanem" in the Turkish romantic comedy series Erkenci Kuş (Daydreamer) opposite Can Yaman .[10] She received the Best Actress award at the 2019 Murex d'Or in Lebanon for her role in this series.[11] Erkenci Kuş was aired many times as prime-time in Italy and the actress was invited at the popular entertainment show Verissimo. Her interview was watched by over 3.5 million people.

In November 2019, she became a brand ambassador for Pantene Turkey.[12]

Between 2019 and 2021, Özdemir played the lead role "Zeynep" in Doğduğun Ev Kaderindir (My Home, My Destiny). The series is produced by OGM Pictures, directed by Çağrı Bayrak and premiered on TV8 on 25 December 2019. The script is inspired by Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu's novel Camdaki Kız.[13]

She then had a leading role in the Netflix movies Aşk Taktikleri and Aşk Taktikleri 2.[14]

FilmographyEdit

Film
Year Title Role Note
2015 Tut Sözünü Demet Main role
2017 Sen Kiminle Dans Ediyorsun Aysel Main role
2022 Aşk Taktikleri Aslı Yıldırım Main role
Web Series
Year Title Role Note
2022 Dünyayla Benim Aramda İlkin Main role
Television
Year Title Role Note
2013 Sana Bir Sır Vereceğim Aylin Gündoğdu Main role
2014 Kurt Seyit ve Şura Alina (Alya) Baronez Supporting role
2015 Çilek Kokusu Aslı Koçer Main role
2016-2017 Room Number: 309 Lale Yenilmez Main role
2018–2019 Erkenci Kuş Sanem Aydın Main role
2019–2021 Doğduğun Ev Kaderindir Zeynep Göksu Tunahan Main Role
Theatre
Year Title Role Note
2018 Tolgshow Improvisation Guest
2021 Çok Güzel Hareketler 2 Guest
Commercial
Year Commercial Role Note
2012 Pegasus Hava Yolları - [15]
2015 Fresh Company Markasının Reklam Yüzü - [16]
2017 Garnier Brand ambassador
2019– Pantene Brand ambassador

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Demet Özdemir Kimdir?, Milliyet 24 November 2015
  2. ^ "Demet Özdemir kimdir annesi ve ablasıyla acı dolu hayatı babasının önünde..." elmaelma.com.
  3. ^ "Şöhret ailemizi dağıttı - Magazin Haberleri". www.hurriyet.com.tr.
  4. ^ "Sen Anlat Karadeniz'in yıldızları Öykü Gürmen ve İrem Helvacıoğlu nereli? Ünlülerin memleketleri". NTV.
  5. ^ Efes Kızları Archived 4 March 2016 at the Wayback Machine, Heygirl 24 November 2015
  6. ^ Mustafa Sandal - Ateş Et Ve Unut, Youtube, 25 October 2015
  7. ^ "Bengü'nün klibinde Demet Özdemir sürprizi". Mynet.com. 9 March 2016. Archived from the original on 6 May 2016. Retrieved 22 April 2016.
  8. ^ ""Sana Bir Sır Vereceğim"den beri sevgileri hiç bitmiyor. Ekin Koç fanları, genç oyuncunun doğumgününü dünyaya duyurdular". 21 June 2016.
  9. ^ "Sen Kiminle dans Ediyorsun filmi konusu nedir? Sen Kiminle dans Ediyorsun filmi oyuncuları kimler?".
  10. ^ "Erkenci Kuş Full HD izle | Star TV". startv.com.tr.
  11. ^ "Demet Özdemir ve Can Yaman, Murex D'or Ödül Töreni'ne gidiyor!". ranini.tv.
  12. ^ "Pantene Türkiye on Instagram: "Marka elçimiz @1demetozdemir Azerbaycan'da "Pantene ile #GünBenimGünüm" dedi 💛✨"". Instagram. Archived from the original on 25 December 2021. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  13. ^ "Doğduğun Ev Kaderindir dizisinin ilk tanıtımı yayınlandı!". www.tv8.com.tr. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  14. ^ "Şükrü Özyıldız'dan "Aşk Taktikleri" açıklaması". June 2022.
  15. ^ Pegasus Havayolları Uçuş Güvenliği Eğitim Videosu, Youtube, 25 Ekim 2015
  16. ^ Fresh Caompany Archived 17 November 2016 at the Wayback Machine, Erişim tarihi: 23 Haziran 2016

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