Hafsanur Sancaktutan - Relationship, Career Facts & Notable Works

Turkish rising star Hafsanur Sancaktutan starred in 'If You Love' and 'Ask Aglatir,' and won the Golden Butterfly Award for her role in 'Between the World and Us.'

Hafsanur Sancaktutan

Who is Hafsanur Sancaktutan?

24-year-old Hafsanur Sancaktutan is one of Turkey's most notable young actresses, who acted in her first television series at the age of 18 and won the Golden Butterfly Award as Best Actress for her role in the TV series 'Between the World and Us' a few years later.

She became very interested in the world of television, film, theater, and media at a very young age and started her career on stage. After gaining popularity from her first theater effort, she made her media acting debut with the role of Fidan in the 2018–19 TV series Gülperi. 2018-present, she is a very well-known actress in Turkish media and she always catches the attention of millions of fans and viewers with her performances.

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    Quick Facts

    Hafsanur Sancaktutan Facts
    Photo: Instagram/Hafsanur Sancaktutan

    Full Name: Hafsanur Sancaktutan

    Nickname: Hafsanur

    Born: March 20, 2000

    Age: 24 years old (in 2024)

    Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

    Current Location: USA

    Profession: Actress

    Horoscope: Pisces

    Religion: Islam

    Nationality: Turkish

    Last Updated: May, 2024

    Top Questions

    • When and where was Hafsanur Sancaktutan born?

      She was born on March 20, 2000, in Istanbul Main City.

    • What is her first television debut TV series/Film/Drama?

      Hafsanur made her television screen debut with the TV series 'Gülperi' after acting on stage.

    • Which project made her shine the most?

      'Last Summer.' Last Summer TV series is so popular Turkish TV series with an 8.1 rating on IMDB. Also all her performances on screen shine, as a super-talented actress.

    • Has Hafsanur Sancaktutan won any awards for her performances?

      Certainly. She has received many awards including Debut Actress Award, Best Supporting Actress Award, Elle Style Awards Turkey, and Golden Butterfly Award for her brilliant performance.

    • Is Hafsanur Sancaktutan active on social media platforms?

      With 1.3 million followers on Instagram, she regularly shares her updates and activities.

    • How tall is Hafsanur Sancaktutan?

      Hafsanur is 5 feet 6 inches tall.
      In meters- 1.69 m
      In centimeters- 169 cm
      In Feet Inches- 5'6"

    Early days and Education

    This dazzling Turkish actress was born on 20th March, 2000 in Istanbul, and raised here in her early life. She is now 24 years old, as per her birthdate. Her birth sign is Pisces.

    Her family was originally based in Rize, Turkey, and later they shifted to Istanbul and she graduated from Istanbul Orhan Gazi High School. She then began acting training and began acting in stage plays.

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    Career Beginnings & Venturing into Acting

    Hafsanur Sancaktutan is known for her breakout role as Ada Meryem Varli in the 2019 TV series 'Ask Aglatir.'
    Sancaktutan started her career on stage and her theater fame laid a solid foundation for her future acting career. Some of her much-acclaimed theater productions include:

    • Kuralla Kuraldışı (2015)
    • Otobüs (2016)

    She wanted to be an actress since childhood and with a passion for acting, she started appearing on the big screen right after finishing high school.

    Then, Sankaktutan made her television debut with the TV series Gülperi in 2018 and the role of Fidan in this TV series was the turning point of her career. From here on her role was well appreciated and helped bring her to a great height in to media. The following year she played the main character "Ada Meryem Varli" in the TV series Ask Aglatir (Love That Makes You Cry). Ada was a very ambitious and colorful character.

    In 2021, she appeared in 26 episodes of the popular Turkish TV series Last Summer (Main Title: Son Yaz), and in the 2022 TV series "Between the World and Us."

    In her short acting career, she also appeared on television with popular Turkish actors such as Buğra Gülsoy and Demet Özdemir.

    Explore More: Most Popular Movies and TV Shows With Hafsanur Sancaktutan by IMDB

    Notable Appearance on Digital Platforms

    Hafsanur Sancaktutan is an incredible actress from ordinary life to stage acting, and from stage to television debut and later she has made an impact in the digital world as well. In 2022, she played the lead role named Sinem in the series 'Dünyayla Benim Aramda' (Known Title: Between the World and Us) available on the Disney+ platform.

    Notable TV Roles

    2019 to 2022 were her very successful years in media. Some of her most promising and much-hyped TV series include,

    • If You Love (Main title: Ya Çok Seversen) as Leyla Deniz
      In 2023, her romance genre TV series 'If You Love' was released, where she played the role of Leyla Deniz. The performance in this series created excitement among her fans worldwide and set a benchmark for the improved artiste.
    • Last Summer (Main title: Son Yaz) as Yagmur Kara
      In 2021, she acted in the Turkish title 'Son Yaz' TV series as Yagmur Kara. Son Yaz was a crime and action genre TV series, directed by Semih Bagci. Her charismatic character has garnered repeated responses and cemented her position as a shining star in the media.

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    5 Most Popular TV Shows of Hafsanur Sancaktutan

    • If You Love (2023) Drama • Romance IMDB Rating: 7.0
    • Between the World and Us (2022) Drama 5.6
    • Darmaduman (2022) Drama 6.8
    • Last Summer (2021) Action • Crime 8.0
    • Ask Aglatir (2019) Drama 5.6
    • Bu Gece (2018– ) Comedy • Talk-Show 7.4

    According to IMDB

    Hafsanur Sancaktutan Height & Weight

    Hafsanur is a very soft-skinned and beautiful-looking young girl. Her height is 169 cm i.e. 5.6 feet. And Her weight is approximately 65kg which is equal to 143 lbs. Also, she has glooming brown hair and blue eyes.

    Hafsanur Sancaktutan Net Worth

    As a richest Turkish star, Hafsanur made her wealth totally from acting in media. As a charming star, she has given some truly amazing work in television like Darmaduman, Son Yaz, If You Love, Ask Aglatir, and many more. Film casting money received is the major source of her revenue. As of 2024, Hafsanur Sancaktutan’s net worth is approx $1 Million USD.

    Revenue Info Last Updated: May 2, 2024

    Hafsanur Sancaktutan Relationship & Personal Life

    The 24-year-old young actress has devoted most of her life to her career. At this time, according to all media information Hafsanur Sancaktutan is single now and has no boyfriend.

    She was previously in a relationship with Turkish actor Deniz Can Aktas for over 3 years, whom she met while acting in the TV series 'Ask Aglatir.' Now they are completely separated.

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    Hafsanur with Deniz Can Aktas

    She is Extremely Stylish and Fan Of Arts

    Hafsanur is often in the spotlight for her excellent fashion sense, and for this reason, she is liked by most of her followers. A peek into her Instagram feed reveals countless styles and impressive fashion media. Painting ranks first among her hobbies. She prefers to paint in watercolors, she often shares her drawings on her Instagram page.

    Check out her art on Insta! 🎨

    “Black Belt” in Karate

    Along with Hafsanur Sancaktutan's acting success, blessings also exist in martial arts. This young actress has a Black Belt in karate. Moreover, her hobbies include dancing, watercolor art, making sweets, hiking, and climbing. She loves to travel the most, spending the past year on private trips to Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, and London. Her favorite place to travel is Paris.

    Recognitions and Awards

    Actress Hafsanur Sancaktutan has been recognized time and again for her exceptional acting performances and due to this, she has received several awards and nominations throughout her career. She received back-to-back Best Debut Actress Awards in 2021 and her biggest career achievement was the Golden Butterfly Award for the TV series Between the World and Us. Among her Notable Awards:

    • 2023 – 9th Elle Style Award (Style Discovery of the Year)
    • 2021 – 9th TV Stars Footed Newspaper Award – Rising Star of the Year (Son Yaz)
    • 2019 – Elle Style Award Turkey – TV Special
    • 2016 – Commendable Player Award – Outstanding Performance (Otobüs)
    • 2015 – Rotary Club Award – Best Actress (Rules and Rules)
    • 2015 – 14th PAM Award – Commendable Player

    Some Special About this Turkish Star

    • She was influenced by the movie ‘Black Swan’ since childhood.
    • How she properly meditates before going to the acting set!
      “When I’m getting ready for the role, I stand in front of the mirror and tell myself I can do it, smile and then pray, 'If I deserve it' ” — Hafsanur Sancaktutan
    • Hobbies & Loves:
      1. Hafsanur likes independent art films and loves watching cartoons.
      2. She likes to travel a lot.
    • She is a social media influencer and has more than 1.3 million followers on Instagram and 21.1K followers on Twitter.

    Final Words

    In modern times, Hafsanur is a good and well-known face in almost all popular Turkish films, TV series, and dramas. She always grabs the attention of thousands of audiences through her performances. So far, Hafsanur’s total of (Six) TV series and many Dramas have been released successfully And several are awaiting release. In personal life, she was in a deep relationship with Turkish actor Deniz Can Aktas.

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    May 2, 2024


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