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Haluk Bilginer is a Actor Turquee born on 5 june 1954 at İzmir (Turquie)

Haluk Bilginer

Haluk Bilginer
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Birth name Nihat Haluk Bilginer
Nationality Turquie
Birth 5 june 1954 (65 years) at İzmir (Turquie)

Haluk Bilginer ([haˈluk bilɟiˈneɾ]) (born 5 June 1954) is a Turkish actor. In addition to his acting career in Turkey, he has also worked in the United Kingdom and remains best known for his role as Mehmet Osman in the television soap opera EastEnders during the 1980s. He has also starred in Hollywood movies as a minor actor. He played a villainous guerrilla leader in the 1987 comedy film Ishtar (one of the most notorious flops in movie history) and a Turkish Mafioso in the 2001 dark comedy film Buffalo Soldiers.


Ayant joué dans plus de cinquante deux films, Haluk Bilginer est l'un des plus célèbres acteurs du cinéma d'auteur turc. Il est le plus connu pour son interprétation dans le film Innocence (Masumiyet) de Zeki Demirkubuz et pour son rôle dans la série anglaise EastEnders.

Il tient le rôle principal dans le Winter Sleep (Kış Uykusu) de Nuri Bilge Ceylan en janvier 2013. En 2014, le film reçoit la Palme d'or au 67e festival de Cannes.

Il y tient le rôle d'Aydin, aux côtés de Melisa Sözen (Nihal, sa jeune épouse) et Demet Akbag (Necla, sa sœur). Il interprète un comédien à la retraite qui dirige un petit hôtel en Anatolie centrale avec sa jeune épouse. Avec l'arrivée de la neige, les rancœurs reprennent avec sa femme et sa sœur Necla qui souffre encore de son récent divorce. Les événements pousseront Aydin à partir.

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Filmography of Haluk Bilginer (22 films)

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Halloween (2018)

Directed by David Gordon Green
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, Nick Castle, Virginia Gardner, Will Patton
Roles Dr. Ranbir Sartain
Rating65% 3.2976353.2976353.2976353.2976353.297635
40 ans après le massacre de la nuit d'Halloween en 1978, Laurie Strode se retrouve une nouvelle fois confrontée au tueur en série Michael Myers.
The Ottoman Lieutenant, 1h36
Directed by Joseph Ruben
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Historical, Romance
Actors Michiel Huisman, Josh Hartnett, Ben Kingsley, Haluk Bilginer, Affif Ben Badra
Roles Khalil Bey
Rating65% 3.2982153.2982153.2982153.2982153.298215
Une histoire d'amour entre une infirmière américaine et un lieutenant turc dans le contexte de la Première Guerre mondiale.
Ben-Hur (2016)
, 2h5
Directed by Timour Bekmambetov
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Historical, Peplum
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about religion, Films based on the Bible, Films about Jews and Judaism, Portrayals of Jesus in film
Actors Toby Kebbell, Jack Huston, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Morgan Freeman, Rodrigo Santoro, Nazanin Boniadi
Roles Simonides
Rating56% 2.848742.848742.848742.848742.84874
A nobleman Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston) is falsely accused of an assassination attempt by his boyhood friend Messala (Toby Kebbell). He survives years of slavery under the Romans and attempts to get revenge.
Winter Sleep, 3h16
Directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Origin Turquie
Genres Drama
Actors Haluk Bilginer, Demet Akbağ, Nejat İşler, Melisa Sözen, Ayberk Pekcan, Serhat Kılıç
Roles Aydin
Rating81% 4.0982954.0982954.0982954.0982954.098295
Aydın, a former actor, owns a mountaintop hotel in Cappadocia, as well as several properties which he rents out to local tenants. He leads a more idyllic life than most people around him in the region. Educated and wealthy, he spends his time writing columns for a local newspaper and researching the history of Turkish theater, of which he hopes to write a book someday.
Rosewater (2014)
, 1h43
Directed by Jon Stewart
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about music and musicians, Prison films, Musical films, Political films
Actors Gael García Bernal, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Haluk Bilginer, Golshifteh Farahani, Kim Bodnia, Jason Jones
Roles Baba Akbar
Rating66% 3.3002153.3002153.3002153.3002153.300215
In 2009, London-based Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari is detained in Iran after he reports on violence against protesters of the country's presidential election, as well as giving a satirical interview with Jason Jones of The Daily Show. While his pregnant fiancée waits for him, Bahari spends 118 days at Evin Prison being brutally interrogated.
The Reluctant Fundamentalist, 2h10
Directed by Mira Nair
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Films based on the September 11 attacks, Films about religion, Films about terrorism, Political films, Films about Islam, Disaster films, Films about hijackings
Actors Kate Hudson, Liev Schreiber, Riz Ahmed, Kiefer Sutherland, Meesha Shafi, Om Puri
Roles Nazmi Kemal
Rating68% 3.44863.44863.44863.44863.4486
In 2011, Anse Rainier (Gary Richardson), an American professor at Lahore University, is kidnapped soon after he leaves a movie theatre. A ransom video is sent to the US embassy, demanding the release of 690 detainees from a Muslim concentration camp in Kot Lakhpat and €700,000 for the children of Waziristan. Bobby Lincoln (Liev Schreiber), an American journalist and undercover CIA informant in Pakistan, arranges to interview a colleague of Rainer, Changez Khan (Riz Ahmed), who he suspects is involved in the kidnapping.
W.E. (2011)
, 1h55
Directed by Madonna
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Historical, Romance
Actors Abbie Cornish, James D'Arcy, Andrea Riseborough, Oscar Isaac, Richard Coyle, David Harbour
Roles Al Fayed
Rating62% 3.1483753.1483753.1483753.1483753.148375
Wally Winthrop (Abbie Cornish) is a lonely housewife, living in 1998 in New York City. She is neglected by her doctor husband, William Winthrop (Richard Coyle) and finds solace in the love story of King Edward VIII (James D'Arcy) and his lover, Wallis Simpson (Andrea Riseborough). Wally travels to the Sotheby's auction of the Windsor Estate, showcasing items used by Wallis and Edward in their lifetime, and reminisces about their relationship.
Five Minarets in New York, 1h57
Directed by Mahsun Kırmızıgül
Genres Drama, Action, Crime
Actors Haluk Bilginer, Mahsun Kırmızıgül, Danny Glover, Gina Gershon, Robert Patrick, Engin Altan Düzyatan
Roles Hacı
Rating58% 2.900132.900132.900132.900132.90013
The film follows two anti-terror officers from Istanbul, sent to New York to find and bring back a Turkish religious leader, codenamed Dajjal, who was arrested in the United States and who will be delivered to Turkish authorities by the FBI. The film focuses on Islamophobia in Turkey and the United States after September 11 attacks, seeking to answer the question of whether innocence or guilt even matters to one who lusts for vengeance.
The International, 1h58
Directed by Tom Tykwer
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Political films
Actors Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Brían F. O'Byrne, Ulrich Thomsen, Haluk Bilginer
Roles Ahmet Sunay
Rating64% 3.2485853.2485853.2485853.2485853.248585
Louis Salinger, of Interpol, and Eleanor Whitman, an Assistant District Attorney from Manhattan, are investigating the International Bank of Business and Credit (IBBC), which funds activities such as money laundering, terrorism, arms trading, and the destabilization of governments. Salinger's and Whitman's investigation takes them from Berlin to Milan, where the IBBC assassinates Umberto Calvini, an arms manufacturer who is an Italian prime ministerial candidate. The bank's assassin diverts suspicion to a local assassin with political connections, who is promptly killed by a corrupt policeman. Salinger and Whitman get a lead on the second assassin, but the corrupt policeman shows up again and orders them out of the country. At the airport they are able to check the security camera footage for clues on the whereabouts on the bank's assassin, and follow a suspect to New York.
Cars of the Revolution, 1h55
Genres Drama
Actors Haluk Bilginer, Taner Birsel, Ali Düşenkalkar, Halit Ergenç, Serhat Tutumluer, Vahide Perçin
Roles Necip
Rating79% 3.998353.998353.998353.998353.99835
The film is based on the development of the Devrim, the first ever automobile designed and produced in Turkey in 1961.
Robbery Alla Turca, 1h40
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure, Crime
Actors Haluk Bilginer, Gülse Birsel, Birol Ünel, Yasemin Ergene, Fatih Akın, Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan
Roles Seçkin
Rating43% 2.154992.154992.154992.154992.15499
The authorities raid a millionaire's home and expopriate his properties, which include some paintings from the family heirloom. The paintings are taken to an exhibition centre where Seçkin, the designer brother of the millionaire's wife Binnur is set to have his fashion show. Two thieves from Germany, Pamir and Lokman arrive in Turkey with plans to steal the paintings. Meanwhile, a gangster Ekrem is released from prison and he seeks to get even with his ex-girlfriend Ceren, who is one of Seçkin's models.
Where's Firuze?, 2h
Directed by Ezel Akay
Genres Drama, Comedy, Musical
Themes Musical films
Actors Haluk Bilginer, Demet Akbağ, Şebnem Dönmez, Ata Demirer, Emre Altug, Ahu Türkpençe
Roles Hayri
Rating71% 3.5979453.5979453.5979453.5979453.597945
Hayri and Orhan, who run the Umut Müzik label, are two unsuccessful producers and when their latest artist Hamit Hayran fails, they are left heavily in debt. They pin their hopes on a singer from the Turkish community in Germany called Ferhat Can. Ferhat enthusiastically arrives in Turkey and falls in love with a model Melek who he first sees on a billboard.
Buffalo Soldiers, 1h38
Directed by Gregor Jordan
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, War, Thriller, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Action, Crime
Themes Military humor in film, Politique, Political films
Actors Joaquin Phoenix, Ed Harris, Anna Paquin, Scott Glenn, Haluk Bilginer, Elizabeth McGovern
Roles The Turk
Rating67% 3.398633.398633.398633.398633.39863
Specialist Ray Elwood (Joaquin Phoenix) is a U.S. Army soldier stationed in Stuttgart, Germany, in 1989. Bored with the lack of a war, he instead devotes his attention to black market deals, as well as cooking heroin for a gang of drug-dealing Military Police led by Sergeant Saad. As a supply specialist, Elwood poses as a model soldier and friendly confidant to his incompetent commanding officer, Colonel Berman (Ed Harris), who gives Elwood the opportunity to turn Army protocol to his advantage. Berman has no idea what supplies his subordinate is requisitioning or that Elwood is sleeping with his wife (Elizabeth McGovern).
Beans (2000)
, 1h45
Genres Comedy, Crime
Themes Mafia films, Gangster films
Actors Haluk Bilginer
Roles Bilge Dede
Rating72% 3.6456053.6456053.6456053.6456053.645605