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Who is Diren Polatoğulları? About the personal characteristics and life of Diren Polatoğulları…

Who is Diren Polatoğulları? About the personal characteristics and life of Diren Polatoğulları…

Turkish TV series, cinema and theater actor Diren Polatoğulları, was born on February 12, 1980 in Istanbul.

Name: Diren Polatoğulları
Date of Birth: February 12, 1980
Place of Birth: Istanbul
Height: 1.78 cm
Weight: 70 kilos
Sign: Aquarius
Eye color: Brown
Hair color: Black
Education: Müjdat Gezen Art Center Acting Education

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He started his acting career with the character of Ferman Sarıbaş, which he portrayed in the Kurtlar Vadisi Pusu series, published in 2019.
He started his acting career with the character of Ferman Sarıbaş, which he portrayed in the Kurtlar Vadisi Pusu series, published in 2019.


His father is from Tunceli and his mother is from Malatya. He was born in Istanbul as a child of a family from Tunceli. Playing has been his favorite thing in his life since he was a child. His parents retired from the accounting profession. They were three siblings, but he lost his big brother to a heart attack at the age of 47. He has one sister left behind.

He had nothing to do with acting when he was younger. While studying business administration at university in Nevşehir, he had little to do with school. In the first grade, he almost never went to school, did not take exams. When he extended school, he got bored and started working. He went to Alaska with the ‘Work and Travel’ program, where he both worked and traveled, and cleaned fish there.

He went to London for five months and worked in a restaurant. In his fourth year at university, he had to make a decision about what to do in the future. Since she loves watching movies, she wondered if she could act as an actress and studied acting at Müjdat Gezen Art Center. Believing that he could act after completing his education, he directed his career in this direction.

Şevkat Yerimdar - Şefik Özükötü (2017-2018)
Şevkat Yerimdar – Şefik Özükötü (2017-2018)

Diren Polatoğulları, who started his acting career in 2009 with the television series Kurtlar Vadisi Pusu, then starred in the TV series Üsküdar’a Giderken.

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The successful actress, who married her editor’s wife in 2012, has a 10-year-old daughter named “Sev”. Diren Polatoğulları, 43, who prefers to keep her private life away from public view, enjoys spending time at home, taking care of her daughter, watching TV and chatting at the table in her spare time.

Diren Polatoğulları, who played the role of İbrahim in the Karadayı series starring Uğur Aslan, Leyla Lydia Tuğutlu and Su Burcu Yazgı Coşkun, took a role in the “Maral: En Güzel Hikayem” series in 2015.

In an interview he gave, Diren Polatoğulları told the story of starting acting as follows; “I have not stopped playing since I was a child, and I still continue to play. I do not consider any job as a profession. Somehow we come to this world to spend time, so I chose to spend my time here playing games.”

Diren Polatoğulları received great acclaim with the character of Hamdi Baba, which he portrayed in the TV series Red Room, in which actors such as Pınar Deniz, Ayta Sözeri, İlayda Alişan, Evrim Alas-ya and Cem Uçan were guests. Diren Polatoğulları made his real debut with the character of serial killer İrfan, whom he gave life to in the TV series Üç Kuruş, which was broadcast between 2021 and 2022 and shared the lead role with Uraz Kaygılaroğlu and Ekin Koç.

He has a child-spirited and overhasty personality. He doesn’t like to share his loved ones. There are no concessions in this regard. He uses social media, but he doesn’t like it very much. Since he was born in 1980, he feels stuck in this regard.

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Üç Kuruş - İrfan Kahraman (2021-2022)
Üç Kuruş – İrfan Kahraman (2021-2022)

Diren Polatoğulları, who stated that he could not walk on the street because of the Kazım Ağa character he portrayed in the Yalı Çapkını (Golden Boy) TV series, states that his fans constantly call him “Esmeğğğ, bilesiiin”. He says that the character, which he received the reaction of the audience as a repulsive character at first, is now the center of attention of everyone and is as phenomenal as the leading roles.

Diren Polatoğulları, who took part in the play Don Kişot’um Ben (I am Don Quixote), one of the Baba Sahne plays owned by Şevket Çoruh, takes turns in the new play of the theater Taxim as of 2023. In the play Taxim, he plays a man seeking justice who lost his wife and child in a train accident.

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2009Kurtlar Vadisi PusuFerman Sarıbaş
2011Üsküdar’a Giderkenİlhan
2012Karadayıİbrahim Durak
2012SonKemal Yıldırım
2014Eski HikayeMetin
2015Maral: En Güzel HikayemAli Marmara
2015Komedi TürkiyeOyuncu
2016Hayat ŞarkısıDemir
2017-2018Şevkat YerimdarŞefik Özükötü
2018Bir Umut YeterSalih
2019Bir Aile HikayesiGenç Şakir Mutlu
2020Kuruluş Osmanİvan Skokov
2021Kırmızı OdaHamdi Baba
2021-2022Üç Kuruşİrfan Kahraman
2022-ContinueYalı ÇapkınıKazım Şanlı
2010Saklı HayatlarOğuz
2011Aşk ve DevrimKılıç
2011Bir Ses Böler GeceyiEkrem
2012Kurtuluş Son DurakArabulucu
2015Kırık Kalpler BankasıHüseyin
2016Küçük EsnafOsman
2022Karanlık Şehir Hikayeleri: KilitAslan