Erdal Beşikçioğlu

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Erdal Beşikçioğlu
Erdal Beşikçioğlu Gençlerbirliği.jpg
Born (1970-01-05) 5 January 1970 (age 49)
Years active1993–present
Spouse(s)Elvin Beşikçioğlu

Erdal Beşikçioğlu (born 5 January 1970) is a Turkish actor.


Erdal Beşikçioğlu is the nephew of İlhan Cavcav.[1] Beşikçioğlu attended İzmir Private Turkish College and Mehmet Seyfi Eraltay High School after which he studied at the Hacettepe University State Conservatory. He participated in creative workshops with William Gaskill among others. Upon graduating, he started working in several state theatres and was head of the Diyarbakır State Theatre between 1995 and 1996.[2] He has acted in a number of films such as Eve Giden Yol 1914, Barda, Vali, Hayat Var, Kurtlar Vadisi Filistin and the Golden Bear winning Bal. He now stars as the title character Police commissioner Behzat Ç in the series Behzat Ç. Erdal Beşikçioğlu won the Golden Orange for Best Actor for his role in Behzat Ç.: Seni Kalbime Gömdüm,[3] a spinoff film of the series. He is brilliant in the TV series 46 as Dr, Murat Gurnay, in a black comedy take on the Jekyll and Hyde story alternately dark and menacing and then playful and sensitive.

He is married to the actress Elvin Beşikçioğlu. He is also the owner of Tatbikat Sahnesi theaters located in Ankara and Istanbul.



  1. ^ Behzat Ç, Cavcav'ın yeğeni çıktı
  2. ^ "Erdal Beşikçioğlu'na ödül". Retrieved 2011-02-12.
  3. ^ " Awards for Erdal Beşikçioğlu". Retrieved 2012-05-06.[permanent dead link]

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