Heart Of The City (Bu Sehir Arkandan Gelecek) Tv Series

Heart Of The City (Bu Sehir Arkandan Gelecek) Tv Series

Original Title: Bu Sehir Arkandan Gelecek
English Title: This City Will Come After You
Also Known As: Heart Of The City; Kota ini Mengikuti Arahmu 
Genre: Romance, Drama, Action
Episodes: 20
Broadcast Network: Netflix, ATV
Broadcast Period: January 4, 2017 – June 14, 2017
Production Company: Ay Yapim
Director: Cagri Vila Lostuvali
Screen Writer: Ece Yorenc
Filming Locations: Istanbul, Turkey

Ali Smith (Kerem Bursin) has had a tough life after his mom was killed by his father when he was just 4 years old. He starts to live in cargo boats together with a man Rauf (Osman Alkas) who has cared for him after this tragedy. Ali travels all over the world and considers the cargo boat as his home/country. He becomes a man with no country.

Ali does not want to come back to Istanbul where he remembers the tradegy in his childhood. However, he returns to Istanbul out of pure coincidence when he becomes 20 years old. He needs to spend 24 hours in Istanbul until his cargo boat take off to the next destination.

Whenever Ali sets foot in Istanbul, he manages to gets into trouble. While he wants to help a young girl named Derin (Leyla Lydia Tugutlu), he loses his passport but finds true love. Ali and Derin spend all day together without knowing what will bring them the next day.

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Burak Tamdogan

Burak Tamdogan - Actor

Name: Burak Tamdogan
Birthdate: January 01, 1971
Birthplace: Ankara, Turkey
Height: 185 cm
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Black
Education: METU – Psychology (1989 – 1996) (ODTU Psikoloji Bolumu); Ankara University – Theatre (1996 – 2001) (Ankara Universitesi Tiyatro Bolumu)
Talent Agency: Arzugamze Management
Biography: Burak Tamdogan was born in 1971 in Ankara. He graduated from METU but decided to change his career. He then studied theatre at Ankara University. He took part in various tv projects, theatre plays, as well as he directed some theatre plays. Burak Tamdoğan is also professionally gives trainings about screenwriting and theatre play writing.

Burak Tamdogan Tv Series / Movies
1993 – Mrs. Ferhunde (Ferhunde Hanımlar)
2000 – Our House’s Events (Bizim Evin Halleri)
2005 – 5th Dimension (Besinci Boyut) (as Adnan)

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Gurkan Uygun

Gurkan Uygun - Actor

Name: Gurkan Uygun
Birthdate: May 27, 1974
Birthplace: Sakarya, Turkey
Height: 180 cm
Eye Color: Dark Green
Hair Color: Black
Education: Istanbul University State Conservatory (Istanbul Universitesi Devlet Konservatuari)
Spouse: Sebnem Uygun (m. 2008-present)
Children: Mihriban Balim Uygun, Ates Uygun
Biography: Gurkan Uygun was born in Izmit Yarimca as a son of a worker father. His family is of Georgian descent. Gurkan Uygun moved to Istanbul in 1993 after graduating from high school. He was interested in theatre while he was going to high school. He took theatre lessons at Dormen Theatre. He took part in various theatre plays at Dormen Theatre for 7 years. Gurkan Uygun became very popular with his role as Memati at popular Turkish Drama Valley of Wolves (Kurtlar Vadisi). He took part in Valley of Wolves (Kurtlar Vadisi) for almost 10 years.

Gurkan Uygun Tv Series / Movies
1995 – Taxi Station (Cicek Taksi) (as Hidir)
1996 – Sweet Madmen (Tatli Kaciklar) (as Tolgahan)
1997 – Afife Jale (Movie)
1997 – Was that Supposed to Happen (Boyle mi Olacakti) (as Serkan)
1997 – Last Company (Son Kumpanya)
1999 – Crazy Heart (Deli Yurek) (as Cihan)

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Defne Kayalar

Defne Kayalar Turkish Actress

Name: Defne Kayalar
Birthdate: May 07, 1975
Height: 174 cm
Eye Color: Brown

Notable Works
2010 – Sharp Knife (Keskin Bicak)
2012 – Lightning Within the House (Eve Dusen Yildirim)
2013 – 20 Minutes (20 Dakika) (as Derin)
2013-2014 – Tide (Medcezir) (as Sedef)
2015 – Delibal (Movie)
2016 – This City Will Come After You (Bu Sehir Arkandan Gelecek) (as Nesrin)
2017 – Phi (Fi) (as Aylin)
2017 – Junction (Yol Ayrimi) (Movie)
2018 – The Deep (Dip) (as Sengul)

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A.K.A. The Legend (Adi Efsane)

A.K.A. The Legend - His Name is Legend (Adi Efsane) Tv Series Poster

Original Title: Adi Efsane
English Title: His Name is Legend
Also Known As: A.K.A. The Legend
Genre: Family, Romance
Episodes: 29
Broadcast Network: Kanal D
Broadcast Period: January 28, 2017 – August 29, 2017
Production Company: D Yapim
Director: Devrim Yalcin
Screen Writer: Tunus Tasci, Nazli Sunlu, Hilal Yildiz

Tarik (Erdal Besikcioglu) is a successful basketball player but gets injured while he is at the top of his career. He has to give up basketball. Later on, he loses everything that he has. After his lovely wife dies, Tarik tries to find peace in alcohol and ignores his two daughters: Melis (Almida Ada) and Zeynep (Leya Kirsan). Eventually, he loses the custody of his children.

Before Tarik loses his trust on the life, he finds a second chance out of pure coincidence. He gets an opportunity to win the custody of his children if he starts a stable life. Tarik finds a new job in a public school in a poor neighborhood and agrees to make a basketball team in a month. If he cannot manage to make his team ready for the basketball tournament within a month, he cannot keep his job. For this reason, Tarik tries to do his best to convince 4 students who seem to be promising at basketball: Hakan (Cem Yigit Uzumoglu), Fikret (Baran Bolukbasi), Ali (Kaan Sevi) and Sadik (Hakan Ummak). However, he needs to gain their trust first.

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Almila Ada

Almila Ada turkish actress

Name: Almila Ada
Birthdate: August 04, 1994
Height: 174 cm
Eye Color: Hazel

Notable Works
2014 The Day My Destiny Is Written (Kaderimin Yazildigi Gun)
2016 Hurt Flowers (Kirgin Cicekler)
2017 His Name is Legend (Adi Efsane) (as Melis)

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Reha Ozcan

Reha Ozcan - Actor

Name: Ragip Reha Ozcan
Birthdate: July 05, 1965
Birthplace: Bingol, Turkey
Height: 176 cm
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Education: Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory – Theatre (Mimar Sinan Universitesi Devlet Konservatuari Tiyatro Bolumu) (1987)
Talent Agency: Sihirli Anahtar
Biography: Reha Ozcan went to Kartal Anatolian High School and graduated from Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory – Theatre in 1987. After then, Reha Ozcan started his theatre career at Trabzon State Theatre in 1987. He worked at Istanbul State Theatre during 1990-1991 and Antalya State Theatre during 1992-1993. He worked as theatre director at Akdeniz University and Antalya Municipality Theatre. Apart from theatre, Reha Ozcan also worked at television and cinema sectors. Reha Ozcan’s brother is also an actor named Serhat Ozcan.

Reha Ozcan Tv Series / Movies
2005 – Who Doesn’t Love Naciye (Naciye’yi Kim Sevmez) (as Playboy Burak)
2007 – Madman of Mountains (Daglar Delisi) (as Porsuk)
2011 – Valley of Wolves: Ambush (Kurtlar Vadisi Pusu) (as Josef Beile)
2008 – Fated (Bahti Kara) (as Adnan) (Movie)
2008 – Lookout (Kollama)

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Phi (Fi) Tv Series

Phi (Fi) Tv series poster

Original Title: Fi
English Title: Phi
Also Known As:
Genre: Romance, Drama
Episodes: 22
Broadcast Network: Puhu Tv
Broadcast Period: March 31, 2017 – March 09, 2018
Production Company: Ay Yapim
Director: Mert Baykal
Screen Writer: Nukhet Bicakci

This Turkish drama is based on the popular trilogy of novels by Azra Kohen: Phi, Chi, Pi.

Can Manay (Ozan Guven) is a famous psychologist, television personality, and instructor at the university. He is a womanizer, spends each night with different woman but never falls in love. He thinks that he can control everyone he meets.

The perfect life of Can Manay turns upside down when he decides to move his house away from the city’s chaos. While he is looking for a new house, Can Manay sees a young woman dancing in the garden near the house and starts to watch her unintentionally. Even though the house does not qualify his requirements, Can Manay buys the house so as to become close to this young dancer, Duru (Serenay Sarikaya).

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Mehmet Gunsur

Mehmet Gunsur - Actor

Name: Mehmet Gunsur
Birthdate: May 8, 1975
Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey
Height: 178 cm
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Education: Marmara University Communications Faculty (Marmara Universitesi Iletisim Fakultesi)
Talent Agency: Id Iletisim Ve Danismanlik
Spouse: Katerina Mongio (m. 2006-present)
Children: Ali Gunsur, Maya Gunsur, Cloe Gunsur
Biography: Mehmet Gunsur was born in 8 May 1975 as a second child of a Tatar Family. His mother is an instructor, his father is a physicist and his sister is a choreographer for modern ballet. Mehmet Gunsur started acting through various tv commercials when he was 7 years old. After he graduated from Italian High School, he studied Marmara University Communications. Her role in popular Turkish movie Hamam (Steam: The Turkish Bath) in 1997 made him well-known. After this movie, Mehmet Gunsur decided to improve his acting career. He also took part in various theatre plays in Italia. In 2006, Mehmet Gunsur got married to Italian director Katerina Mongio and started to living in Italy.

Mehmet Gunsur Tv Series / Movies
1989 – Last Spring Mimosas (Gecmis Bahar Mimozalari) (as Sabih)
1989 – Cahide
1997 – Turkish Bath (Hamam) (as Mehmet) (Movie)
1999 – Games of Dreaming (Hayal Kurma Oyunlari) (as Soccer Player) (Movie)
1999 – File of Secrets (Sir Dosyasi) (as Ayhan Ince)
2001 – Tommaso (as Giovanni) (Movie)
2001 – Guida (as Giovanni) (Movie)
2001 – Don Matteo
2002 – Italyan (as Giorgio) (Movie)
2003 – Il papa buono (as Don Paolo) (Movie)
2003 – He is a Soldier Now (O Simdi Asker) (as Nihat Denizer) (Movie)
2003 – Stregeria (Short film) (Movie)
2003 – Battery Operated Doll (Pilli Bebek) (as Tarik)
2004 – Non ci sarebbe niente da fare! Short film (Movie)

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Ozan Guven

Ozan Guven - Actor

Name: Ozan Guven
Birthdate: May 19, 1975
Birthplace: Nuremberg, Germany
Height: 175 cm
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Education: Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory – Modern Dance (Mimar Sinan Universitesi Devlet Konservatuvari Modern Dans Bolumu)
Spouse: Turkan Derya (m. 2005-2010)
Biography: Ozan Guven’s parents are of Bulgarian descent. He was born in Germany after his family migrated from Turkey to Germany to work there. His family returned back to Turkey in 1981. Ozan Guven graduated from Mimar Sinan University, he took acting lessons from Izmir Municipality Conservatory. He worked at Sahika Tekand Theatre. Ozan Guven made his debut with his role in popular Turkish drama Second Spring (Ikinci Bahar). He got married Turkan Derya whom he met while shooting Second Spring.

Ozan Guven Tv Series / Movies
1998 – Grow the Flower (Cicegi Buyutmek)
1998 – 2001 Second Spring (Ikinci Bahar) (as Ulas)
2000 – Balalaika (Balalayka) (as Mehmet) (Movie)
2000 – Star Hill (Yildiz Tepe) (Movie)
2001 – What a Relief (Dunya Varmis) (as Cetin)
2002 – My Couch (Kocum Benim) (as Umut)
2002 – Asli and Kerem (Asli ile Kerem) (as Kerem)
2002 – Cloud in the Sky (Havada Bulut) (as Necip)
2002 – Call Me Brother (Bana Abi De) (as Yigit)
2002 – Nine (Dokuz) (as Kaya) (Movie)
2003 – 2005 An Istanbul Fairytale (Bir Istanbul Masali) (as Demir Arhan)
2004 – Toss-Up (Yazi Tura) (as Soldier) (Movie)
2004 – G.O.R.A (as Robot 216) (Movie)

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