Mehmet Günsür

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Mehmet Günsür
Born Mehmet Günsür
(1975-05-08) May 8, 1975 (age 41)
Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Education Marmara University
Liceo Italiano di Istanbul
Occupation Actor, model, producer
Years active 1989–present
Height 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Spouse(s) Katerina Mongio (m. 2006-present)
Children 3, Ali (Son), Maya (Daughter), Cloe (Daughter)
Parent(s) Teoman Günsür
Sibel Günsür

Mehmet Günsür (Turkish pronunciation: [mehˈmet ɟynˈsyɾ]) (born 8 May 1975, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey) is a Turkish model, actor and producer. Recently he played as Tarık in the movie Unutursam Fısılda. He is known as Şehzade Mustafa for his work in drama soap Muhteşem Yüzyıl (The Magnificent Century).

Biography[edit]

Günsür worked first as a barman and then as a model before becoming an actor. He graduated from Italian High School. Since his debut, he has acted in Turkish, Italian, and some American films. He took his first professional acting lessons at the age 25 although his big success, "Steam", came when he was 21. His best known roles are Şehzade Mustafa in the Turkish hit series Muhteşem Yüzyıl and the films O Şimdi Asker, Anlat İstanbul, and Hamam.

His awards include Most Promising Actor at the 1998 Ankara International Film Festival for Hamam and the only Special Jury Award given in 2003awads by the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival for his performance in O Şimdi Asker.

Günsür is married since 2006 to the Italian producer Katerina Mongio,[1] whom he met in 2004. They have 3 children. Besides his mother language, Turkish, he speaks Italian, English and French.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
1997 Hamam Mehmet
1999 Hayal Kurma Oyunları Futbolcu
2001 Tommaso Giovanni TV movie
Guida Giovanni TV movie
2002 İtalyan Giorgio
2003 Il papa buono Don Paolo TV movie
O Şimdi Asker Nihat Denizer
Stregeria Short film
2004 Non ci sarebbe niente da fare! Short film
2005 Anlat İstanbul Rıfkı
2007 Fall Down Dead Stefan Kerchek
2008 Se chiudi gli occhi
2010 Ses Onur
Matrimoni e altri disastri Andrea
2011 Aşk Tesadüfleri Sever Özgür Turgut
2014 Unutursam Fısılda Tarık Ertuğrul
2017 İstanbul Kırmızısı Yusuf Post-Production
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1989 Geçmiş Bahar Mimozaları Sabih
1989 Cahide
1999 Sır Dosyası Ayhan İnce
2001 Don Matteo
2003 Pilli Bebek Tarık
2004 Kasırga İnsanları Sinan
2005-2006 Beyaz Gelincik Mustafa Aslanbaş
2007-2008 Bıçak Sırtı Mehmet Ertuğrul
2012-2014 Muhteşem Yüzyıl Şehzade Mustafa

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