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Olgun Şimşek is a Actor Turquee born on 1971 at Büyükorhan (Turquie)

Olgun Şimşek

Olgun Şimşek
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Nationality Turquie
Birth 1971 (48 years) at Büyükorhan (Turquie)

Olgun Şimşek (born 1971 in Yenice, Bursa) is a Turkish actor

Biography

Olgun Şimşek was born in the village of Yenice in Büyükorhan, Bursa. His father was a primary school teacher and his mother was a housewife. He graduated in theatre from the Istanbul University State Conservatory and began acting professionally in 1993.

Şimşek acted in the play Otogargara with Demet Akbağ and Yilmaz Erdogan. He had a small parts in the films Tersine Dünya in 1993 and Yer Çekimli Aşıklar in 1995 . In 1998, he acted in the film Karışık Pizza for which he won the Most Promising Actor award at the Ankara Film Festival.

Şimşek also had appearances in television series such as Sihirli Ceket, Yedi Numara, Beşik Kertmesi ve Alacakaranlık. In 2004, he starred in the film Yazı Tura directed by Uğur Yücel where he played a disabled soldier. For this, he won several awards including the Golden Orange for Best Actor as well as Best Actor awards at the Ankara Film Festival, İstanbul Film Festival, Adana Golden Coccoon Festival and the SİYAD awards. Currently, he is starring in a Turkish comedy show "Yalan Dunya'.

Usually with

Faruk Aksoy
Faruk Aksoy
(1 films)
Uğur Yücel
Uğur Yücel
(1 films)
Kenan Işık
Kenan Işık
(1 films)
Hülya Avşar
Hülya Avşar
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Olgun Şimşek (2 films)

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Actor

Toss-Up
Toss-Up (2004)
, 1h42
Directed by Uğur Yücel
Genres Drama
Actors Kenan İmirzalıoğlu, Engin Günaydın, Erkan Can, Olgun Şimşek, Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan
Rating76% 3.846843.846843.846843.846843.84684
Two soldiers return home from their military service in southeastern Turkey with disabilities. Cevher (nicknamed "the Ghost") has lost his hearing while Rıdvan (nicknamed "the Devil") has lost a leg. Both are emotionally and physically scarred and find difficulties in adjusting to normal civilian life. A man called Ben Cooper (nicknamed Radical Face) comes to their aid and schools them in the art of being a Squirrel.
Green Light, 1h42
Directed by Faruk Aksoy
Genres Drama, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Actors Hülya Avşar, Haldun Dormen, Kenan Işık, Çolpan İlhan, Cengiz Küçükayvaz, Deniz Akkaya
Rating32% 1.632121.632121.632121.632121.63212
Elif is a married woman who has just caught her husband cheating. Ali is an investor on the verge of making a huge deal which could be very profitable, though at a high risk. The two cross paths at a bookstore and when they purchase the book "Yeşil Işık" ("Green Light"), and have a magical experience at the intervention of a figure observing them. When he loses all his money on the stock market after the September 11th terrorist attacks, Ali gets a heart attack . At the same time, Elif is discovered unconscious by her friend. They are both rushed to the same hospital, but Ali dies.