Biography of Burak Ozcivit, Turkish actor

Burak-Özçivit Turkish actor

Childhood, family, studies

Son of Ceyhan and Bulent Ozcivit, he has a sister Burcun Deniz.

He was born in Istanbul, on December 24, 1984. Astrological sign of Capricorn.


He grew up in the Asian neighborhood of Kadikoy, his father was a self-employed worker. His grandparents picked cotton in Antalya and his family name changed from Cigitzade, then Cigitoglu and finally Ozcivit.

He was a very good draftsman since he was little and that is why his mother enrolled him in the School of Fine Arts and then he studied at the Chair of Photography at Mármara Fine Arts.

Curiosities of Burak


He plays soccer, loves luxury cars and speaks very good English.

He has his own restaurant “Balibey Döner” in Istanbul.

ozivit balibey

Professional activity


He started her career working as a model since she came in second place in the beauty pageant, Best model of Turkey 2005.

In 2006, he did his first job as actor in the series Eksi 18, playing the young curator Murat. The following year, he obtained his first leading role in the series Zoraki Koca.

Between 2010 and 2011, he was one of the leading actors from the series Küçük Sirlar, the Turkish adaptation of the popular American series Gossip girl.


However, the role that launched him to fame was his role in Sultan Soleiman where he played Malkoçoglu Bali Bey.

From that moment on, he has played prominent leading roles, especially in the Turkish soap opera Kara Sevda / Eternal Love who won the 2017 international Emy award.

Since 2019 he is the protagonist of the 2nd. part of the Dirilis Ertugrul series, in the role of his grandson and successor to the Ottoman Empire, Kurulus osman.



The actor and his girlfriends

burak zivit

The first known youth romance of Ozcivit Sinem Kobal was the current wife of Kenan Imirzalıoğlu.

The handsome actor He had a 6-year relationship with Zeynep Dörtkardeşler when in 2009 he met Ebru Sam who that year won the Miss Turkey contest, the crush was sudden and the actor did not hesitate to end his relationship with Zeynep and start a courtship with Ebru. However, the romance did not last more than a year.

Wife and son

By 2013, his girlfriend was Ceylan Capa, and history repeated itself, then Burak met the actress Fahriye Evcen, when they both starred in the Turkish novel Calikusu (Lovebird) and broke off the relationship with Ceylan.

The couple married on June 29, 2017 in a ceremony held at the Pacha Sait Halim Palace in Istanbul, with 500 guests.

In 2019 they have had their first son Karan.

They have also worked together on the film Aşk Sana Benzer or Love seems to you.
The handsome Turkish beau has an account of Instagram with millions of fans around the world, where he publishes photos of his little son and his wife.


Novels, series and movies

2006 Eksi 18
2007 Zoraki Koca
2008-2009 Baba Ocağı
2010 İhanet
2010-2011 Küçük Sırlar
2011-2013 Muhteşem Yüzyıl, The Sultan
2013-2014 Çalıkuşu
2015-2017 Kara Sevda

Movie theater

2007 Musallat
2015 Aşk Sana Benzer Balıkçı
2016 Kardeşim Benim

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