Perhaps most well known for her starring role as Arzuhan Ozturk in the Turkish thriller House of Angels (2000), Ataizi is also notable for her performances in the 1996 feature Mum Kokulu Kadinlar and in the 2000 comedy film Kahpe Bizans.
Before launching her screen acting career, she received the prestigious Golden Orange Award for her work in a 1996 Kenter Theatre (Turkey) stage production of Mum Kokulu Kadinlar.
In 2007, she played the role of Sureyya in ten episodes of the television series Kara Duvak.
Her marriage to broadcast journalist Benjamin Harvey began in 2012 and produced one child.
She is a contemporary of fellow Turkish screen actress Beren Saat.