Burak Özçivit is a Turkish model and actor who has managed to rise very fast and dominate the movie scene in the country. The man is highly popular for his works such as Çalıkuşu and Muhteşem Yüzyıl. Apart from being an actor, he is also very popular in the modelling world not only in the country but also beyond.
Burak Özçivit Quick Biography
It was on 24th December 1984 that Burak Özçivit was born in Istanbul Turkey. It was here that the man who would grow to be an actor and a model was raised.
For his education, he attended the Kazim Ismen High School from where he moved to study fine arts at the Marmara University.
Even before delving in as an actor, the good-looking man first started as a model. That was in the 2000s, and by 2005, he had already begun his journey as an actor which started when he appeared on the TV series, Eksi 18. Before 2010, he would go on to be a part of a few others including Zoraki Koca, Baba Ocağı, and the movie, Musallat.
Through his successful career as an actor, Burak Özçivit has been a part of a good number of other productions including movies such as Zarafa, Aşk Sana Benzer, and Kardeşim Benim. His TV series include İhanet, Küçük Sırlar, Muhteşem Yüzyıl, Çalıkuşu, and Kara Sevda.
Inasmuch as he has not had many movies to his name, he has many awards to show for his hard work and talent. He walked home with YTÜ Stars of the Year Awards’ Most Liked TV Actor (2014), TÜ EMÖS Achievement Awards’ Most Successful Movie Actor of the Year (2016), and many others including nominations. His recognitions include GQ Men of the Year Awards for The most popular man of the Year (2017).
Who’s His Wife?
Burak Özçivit’s wife is Fahriye Evcen. The two have been married since 29th June 2017 when they tied the knot in Istanbul. That came after they were engaged on 24th December 2016. The two have been dating since 2014.
A German-Turkish model, Fahriye Evcen just like her husband is also an actress who has been a part of many movies including Yaprak Dökümü which is her most popular work.
The two are yet to have any child. Before settling with Fahriye Evcen, the actor was in a relationship with another very interesting socialite, Ceylan Capa. They were in a rather long-term relationship before they both walked their ways.
Özçivit’s Body Measurements
A man with great looks and the build to make one a very successful model, Ozcivit has a height that is good as well as good body weight:
Height: 184 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight: 79 kg
5 Facts About The Turkish Actor
Modelling: With a very good physique, Özçivit is able to make it successfully as a model and he has covered for a number of magazines. He was voted the Best Model in The World in 2005. Prior to that, he was nominated for the Best Model of Turkey and much earlier, he was selected as the Promising Model at the Best Model of Turkey.
Languages: Although he is a Turkish star who is well loved in Asia and who has only acted in few countries in the region, the man still manages to understand and speak a little English. This is very interesting because he is still yet to act any movie in English.
Nominations and awards: Having been very successful in his arts, Burak Özçivit has won many awards and has been nominated for many others as well. To his name, there are over 10 awards and recognition. Also, he has been nominated for close to 10 other awards. These awards and recognitions are mostly for his acting career.
Social Media: The popular star has a very bold standing on social media where he has a massive followership. He has over 11 million followers on Instagram, more than 1.3 million followers on Twitter, and over 500 thousand likes on Facebook.
Net Worth: Among the richest celebrities in Turkey as at 2017, he is placed at number 4 with a worth of $3 million dollars. The man is able to make his money thanks to the successes he has recorded as a film star and as a model. He also makes money from his endorsement deals.