Master director Hamdi Alkan is one of the guests of the 49th episode of the “Songs Tell Us” program. We have compiled Hamdi Alkan’s career, films in which he starred and directed. Here are the curious and unknown about Hamdi Alkan!
Master director Hamdi Alkan, known as ‘Rating Hamdi’ with his films that locked the audience on the screen, was born on July 15, 1967 in Antakya.
Alkan, the youngest child of a family of six children, has five brothers, one sister. Interested in books and reading at a young age, Alkan studied Electrical Engineering at Yıldız Technical University in Istanbul.
GRADUATED IN 12 YEARS
Alkan, who graduated from the department he studied in exactly 12 years, works as a theater teacher and general art director in the theater department of the same school.
Hamdi Alkan, who started his television career in TRT in the 1990s, started to make a name for himself with the program “3 down 5 up”.
Hamdi Alkan, who made a name for himself by presenting the comedy program “Oz Ofsayt”, took his name to Rating Hamdi by presenting the program “Rating Hamdi”.
ENGIN AKYÜREK AND BEREN SAAT LEAD TO THE RECOGNITION
Alkan, who undertook the production of the Stars of Turkey competition, which started to be broadcast on Show TV in 2004, led to the recognition of Beren Saat and Engin Akyürek thanks to this program.
Master actors such as Vural Çelik, Tamer Karadağlı, Yasemin Çonka and Hakan Yılmaz starred in Alkan’s directorial film “Bayrampaşa: I Will Not Stay Long”.
A TURGUT ÖZAKMAN FILM: OUR LESSON IS ATATÜRK!
The script of the movie “Dersimiz Atatürk”, which will be watched frequently by primary and secondary school children in the future and aims to inform children about Atatürk, was written by the novelist Turgut Özakman.
Actors such as Çetin Tekindor, Halit Ergenç, Batuhan Karacakaya, Canan Hoşgör and Tolga Savacı took part in the cast of this movie.
WHO IS HAMDI ALKAN’S WIFE?
Hamdi Alkan, who married the actress Canan Hoşgör in 1989, had two daughters, Zeynep in 1998 and Ayşe in 2007 from this marriage.
The couple separated in 199, remarried in 2006 but separated again in 2012.
Hamdi Alkan married singer Selen Görgüzel in 2014.
CONTINUES TO SPEAK HIS NAME
In recent years, Hamdi Alkan has signed projects that have made a name for himself with productions such as O Hayat Benim and Back Row.