Turkish actor who is known for his roles in film, television, and theater. He is best recognized for his role in the film GORA where he played 216-Robot as well as the film My Mother's World in 2016. He is also known for his recurring role in the 2017 series Fi where he played Can Manay.
He originally studied acting at the Izmir Municipal Conservatory and started his career at the Sahika Tekand Theatre in Istanbul. He then made his television debut in 1998 when he starred in the mini series Cicegi Buyutmek. His feature film debut came in 2000 when he starred as Mehmet in the film Balalayka.
He has also been featured on the cover of several different magazines including Esquire Turkey in February of 2015 and GQ Turkey in January of 2018.
While he was born in Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany he moved to Turkey at the age of 9 where he was raised. He married Turkan Derya in 2003 and together they had a son named Ali Ates.