Serkan Çayoğlu

Serkan Çayoğlu (Turkish pronunciation: [ˈsæɾkan t͡ʃaˈjoːɫu]; born 31 May 1987) is a German born Turkish[2] actor, known for his role in Kiraz Mevsimi, Yeni Hayat [tr], Halka [3] and Wolf.

Serkan Çayoğlu
Born (1987-05-31) 31 May 1987 (age 35)
Alma materErlangen University
(m. 2022)

In July 14, 2022, Serkan and his longtime girlfriend Özge Gürel tied the knot in Germany. Family and close friends attended the intimate ceremony.

Early life and educationEdit

Serkan Çayoğlu was born on 31 May 1987 in Germany to a Turkish family.[3] He completed his education in Erlangen University's Economics department in Germany.[3] While studying at university, he also started to work as a model.


Çayoğlu, who came to Istanbul to become an actor, received acting lessons from Ümit Çırak and Dolunay Soysert at Ümit Çırak's Modern Acting Techniques Atelier.[3] In 2012, he started his acting career by playing the friend of Merve Boluğur's character from Italy in the season finale of Kuzey Güney. He also played in Hande Yener's "Ya Ya Ya" music video in 2013. Çayoğlu started to be known with Kiraz Mevsimi as Ayaz.[4]



Year Title Role Note
2012 Kuzey Güney Guest Guest role
2014 Zeytin Tepesi Burak Altaylı Supporting role
2014–2015 Kiraz Mevsimi Ayaz Dinçer Leading role
2016 Hayatımın Aşkı Demir Cerrahoğlu Leading role
2018 Börü Kaya Ülgen Leading role
2019 Halka Cihangir Tepeli Leading role
2020 Yeni Hayat Adem Şahin Leading role
2021–2022 Bir Zamanlar Kıbrıs Ankaralı Leading role


Year Title Role Notes
2018 Börü Kaya Ülgen Leading role

Awards and nominationsEdit

Awards and nominations
Year Award Category Soap opera-Movie Result
2015 Yakın Doğu Üniversitesi 5th Video Music Awards Best Debut by an Actor Kiraz Mevsimi Won
6th KTÜ Media Awards Best Debut by an Actor Kiraz Mevsimi Won
42nd Pantene Golden Butterfly Awards Best Couple (Öykü-Ayaz) Kiraz Mevsimi Nominated
2016 1st YBU Media Awards Best Television Actor Kiraz Mevsimi Won
2016 42nd Pantene Golden Butterfly Awards Best Comedy Actor Hayatımın Aşkı Nominated


  1. ^ "Özge Gürel ile Serkan Çayoğlu evlendi". CNN Türk. 15 July 2022. Retrieved 16 July 2022.
  2. ^ "Almanya'da ekonomistti Türkiye'de oyuncu oldu". Hürriyet. 28 March 2018. Retrieved 4 September 2020.
  3. ^ a b c d "Serkan Çayoğlu kimdir?". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 31 March 2016. Retrieved 4 September 2020.
  4. ^ "Özge Gürel ile Serkan Çayoğlu müjdeyi verdi" (in Turkish). CNN Türk. 2018-08-16. Archived from the original on 2018-10-07. Retrieved 2020-05-13.