Nurgül Yeşilçay

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Nurgül Yeşilçay
Born Nurgül Yeşilçay
(1976-03-26) March 26, 1976 (age 38)
Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Education Drama
Alma mater Anadolu University
Occupation Stage and movie actor
Awards Golden Boll Award for Best Actress (2005)
Golden Orange Award for Best Actress (2008)

Nurgül Yeşilçay, (March 26, 1976) is a Turkish stage and film actress.

Biography[edit]

Nurgül Yeşilçay was born in Afyonkarahisar, Turkey in 1976. She studied drama at the State Conservatoire of Anadolu University in Eskişehir. Since her graduation, she has performed several major roles for the stage, including Ophelia in Hamlet and Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire. Theatre aside, she shot to prominence as the lead in, among others, three record-breaking Turkish television dramas. She made her screen debut in 2001 in Semir Arslanyürek's feature Şellale, (The Waterfall). She won the "Best Actress" award at the 45th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival.

Filmography[edit]

TV series[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • Golden Boll Award for Best Actress (Borrowed Bride) 2005
  • Sadri Alışık Acting Awards for Best Actress (Adam and the Devil) 2008
  • Contemporary Screen Actors Guild Awards (ÇASOD) for Best Actress (Adam and the Devıl-The Edge of Heaven) 2008
  • Golden Orange Award for Best Actress (Conscience) 2008

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Awards
Preceded by
not held
Golden Boll Award for
Best Actress

2005
for Eğreti Gelin
Succeeded by
Feride Çetin
Preceded by
Özgü Namal
Golden Orange Award for
Best Actress

2008
for Vicdan
Succeeded by
Nergis Öztürk