Ruslan Sabirly

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Ruslan Sabirly
Ruslan Sabirly.jpg
Born(1979-09-16)September 16, 1979
  • Mentalist
  • Actor
  • Producer
Known forRuslan Sabir oglu Sabirly

Ruslan Sabirly (born September 16, 1979) is the first Azerbaijani mentalist,[1][2] and an actor,[3] producer, songwriter,[4][5][6] founder and director[7] of Booktrailer Festival. He is the first to introduce the terms and concepts - “Book Trailer” and “Mentalism” in Azerbaijan. He is the first celebrity in Azerbaijan, who have got Facebook[8][9] and Odnoklassniki[10] profiles verified.


Ruslan Sabirly was born on September 16, 1979 in Sumgayit city.

He studied in general education schools No.13 (grades 1-5), No.36 (grades 6-7) and No.41 (grades 8-11). At school, Ruslan performed in various events as a musician and mentalist. After school, he entered Sumgayit State University and during his education performed as a musician-arranger, mentalist and event hoster on the university stage and in various city events.

After graduating with Bachelor's and master's degrees, he got a PhD and defended his thesis on “Multicontrolling Neural Networks”.

Later, he studied Project Management in Ukraine and became International Certified Project Manager of Level C (IPMA Level C 0100428[11]) by International Project Management Association.

In 2009, he was a co-founder of the Azerbaijan office of the International Organization for the Exchange of Schoolchildren (Pupil) - Youth For Understanding - YFU.


He began his career by playing in TV commercials. His first role was in TV series “Mother-in-law”.

In 2013-2014, he established a news site dedicated to cinema -

In 2013-2014, he established the CNC (Cinematographic National Center) Film School.[12]

In 2014, he left for Germany to study acting and producing films[13][14][15]

Since 2016, he has been a member of the jury of the Booktrailer Festival,[16][17][18] which is held annually with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Azerbaijan Republic.


Ruslan Sabirly began studying music when he was 10 years old. He has a secondary music education, graduated from the classes of the national musical instrument tar. Parallel to this, he studied piano and performed on the school stage as a keyboard-musician. He wrote his first musical composition - “Forgive me, if I leave” at the age of 17.


Year Movie Role Description Film director TV
2011 series Qayınana (Mother-in-Law), episode 8 Guest actor Foreign tourism expert Rüfət Şahbazov Khazar TV, Azerbaijan
2011 series Hörümçək toru (Spider web)[19] Guest actor Friend of leading role Elşən Heydərov Lider TV, Azerbaijan
2011 series Muradına çatan Günəş (2011–2012) Leading role Murad Asif Abramov Lider TV, Azerbaijan
2012 film Həyat varsa..., Xəyanət (Adultery) Leading role Vidadi Naci Çəlik Berksoy Khazar TV, Azerbaijan
2012 film Həyat varsa..., Əsl sevgi (Pure Love) Leading role Habil Naci Çəlik Berksoy Khazar TV, Azerbaijan
2012 film Həyat varsa..., Sürücü (Driver) Leading role Arif Naci Çəlik Berksoy Khazar TV, Azerbaijan
2013 series Sənə inanıram (2013-2014) Leading role Hamid Sain Qəhrəman Khazar TV, Azerbaijan
2018 movie Movie about Muslim Magomayev (musician)[20] Guest actor Journalist Oleq Assadulin Pervıy kanal, Russia
2020 series False Truth Guest actor Adil Sain Qəhrəman ITV, Azerbaijan


  • Getsəm, bağışla (1996, release year: 2016)[21][4][6]
  • Yaz Xatirələri (2009, release year: 2014)[22][23]
  • Mələklə bir gün (2010, release year: 2016)[5][24]
  • Zirvə (2016, release year: 2017)[25][26][27][28]

Produced projects[edit]

Year Project Role Partners
since 2016–present Booktrailer Film Festival[29][30] founder and director[7] Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan Republic, International Mugam Centre, AzerbaijanFilm

Event host[edit]


  • 1997-1999 - Awarded the honorary scholarship for the honorary student named after Jeykhun Vakhabov during his education.
  • 1999 - Elected representative to the II Youth Forum.
  • 2002 - Elected representative to the III Youth Forum.
  • 2002 - Awarded with an honorary diploma of the Committee of Free Trade Union Workers of Education of the Azerbaijan Republic for fruitful work in the trade union bodies.
  • 2013 - Awarded "TOP-20 most stylish Azerbaijani actors and actresses" [34]
  • 2020 - Awarded "TOP-20 most charismatic Azerbaijani movie actors" [35]


  1. ^ "Azərbaycanın Devid Kopperfildi: "Fikirləri oxuyur, əşyaları hərəkətə gətirirəm" - Video". MINVAL.INFO (in Azerbaijani). 2019-03-29. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  2. ^ "Читать чужие мысли: Первый менталист Азербайджана запустил свое шоу - ВИДЕО". Novosti.Az. 2019-04-28. Retrieved 2019-06-01.
  3. ^ Trend.Az (2015-10-19). "Азербайджанский актер в центре внимания грузинских СМИ (ФОТО)". Trend.Az (in Russian). Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  4. ^ a b "Азербайджанский киноактер презентовал свою композицию (Аудио)". KASPIY.AZ. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  5. ^ a b ""Один день с ангелом" азербайджанского киноактера - АУДИО". Day.Az (in Russian). 2017-02-14. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  6. ^ a b "В жизни каждого наступает тот день, когда уходит любимый человек- Руслан Сабирли (АУДИО)". Trend.Az (in Russian). 2016-11-15. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  7. ^ a b "Culture Ministry backs Booktrailer Festival in Azerbaijan - News | Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan". Azərbaycan Respublikası Mədəniyyət Nazirliyi. 2016-03-09. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  8. ^ 1news. "Грузинский "ОК!" написал об азербайджанском актере – ФОТО". (in Russian). Retrieved 2020-07-30.
  9. ^ 1news. "Кому из представителей азербайджанского шоу-бизнеса Марк Цукерберг подтвердил звездный статус? – ФОТО". (in Russian). Retrieved 2020-07-30.
  10. ^ "Ruslan Sabirli indi də "odnoklassniki"də - FOTO". (in Azerbaijani). 2014-06-10. Retrieved 2020-07-30.
  11. ^ IPMA. "Database of Certified Professionals". IPMA International Project Management Association. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  12. ^ "Ruslan Sabirli: "Xəyanət normal hala çevrilib" MÜSAHİBƏ" (in Azerbaijani). 2013-10-28. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  13. ^ "Yaraşıqlı aktyor serialı niyə tərk etdi? – Foto". Publika.Az (in Azerbaijani). 2014-02-07. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  14. ^ "Азербайджанский актер рассказал, почему он покинул страну". KASPIY.AZ. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  15. ^ "Руслан Сабирли рассказал о поездке в Германию: "Меня вдохновляет женская красота"". Trend.Az (in Russian). 2014-03-07. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  16. ^ "Booktrailer Festival jury members announced". 2016-04-13. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  17. ^ "Second Booktrailer Festival jury members announced". 2017-04-14. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  18. ^ "Jury for third Booktrailer Festival named [PHOTO]". 2018-04-18. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  19. ^ 1news. "На канале Space стартует сериал с криминальной сюжетной линией - ФОТО - ВИДЕО". Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  20. ^ 1news. "Первый канал снимет фильм о Муслиме Магомаеве в Баку: кто сыграет роль легендарного певца? – ФОТО". Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  21. ^ "Sumqayıtlı kinoaktyorun növbəti bəstəsi - "Getsəm, bağışla" (VİDEO)". Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  22. ^ "Sumqayıtlı kinoaktyor melodiya bəstələyib (AUDİO)". Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  23. ^ "Руслан Сабирли представил первую композиторскую работу - ФОТО". Day.Az (in Russian). 2014-04-30. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  24. ^ ""Один день с ангелом" азербайджанского киноактера (АУДИО)". Trend.Az (in Russian). 2017-02-14. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  25. ^ Laravel. "Tanınmış aktyorumuz şəhidlərimizə mahnı həsr etdi - "Zirvə" - VİDEO". Laravel (in Azerbaijani). Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  26. ^ Trend.Az (2016-04-07). "Памяти шехидов Карабахской войны посвящается (АУДИО)". Trend.Az (in Russian). Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  27. ^ "Памяти шехидов Карабахской войны посвящается - АУДИО". Day.Az (in Russian). 2016-04-07. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  28. ^ "Ruslan Sabirli şəhidlərimizə mahnı həsr etdi". (in Azerbaijani). 2016-04-07. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  29. ^ "Winners of first Booktrailer festival named". 2016-04-25. Retrieved 2019-04-06.
  30. ^ "Winners of second Booktrailer festival named [PHOTO]". 2017-04-24. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  31. ^ "В Баку наградили победителей проекта Azerbaijan Golden Kids Awards 2018 - ФОТО" (in Russian). Day.Az. 2018-06-04. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  32. ^ "В Баку наградили победителей проекта Azerbaijan Golden Kids Awards 2018". В Баку наградили победителей проекта Azerbaijan Golden Kids Awards 2018. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  33. ^ "Golden Kids awarded in Baku [PHOTO]". 2018-06-05. Retrieved 2019-06-01.
  34. ^ "ТОП-20 самых стильных азербайджанских актеров и актрис 2013 года (ФОТО)" (in Russian). Trend.Az. 2013-12-30. Retrieved 2019-04-07.
  35. ^ "ТОП-20 самых харизматичных молодых актеров кино и сериалов Азербайджана (ФОТО)". Trend.Az (in Russian). 2020-08-02. Retrieved 2020-08-06.

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