Mehmet Kurtuluş

Actor | * 04/27/1972 (47) | Salzgitter, Germany
Mehmet Kurtuluş (born 27 April 1972) is a Turkish-German actor. He is best known for his work with German director Fatih Akin. ()

Kurtuluş was born in Uşak, Turkey, and moved at the age of 18 months to Germany, where he grew up with his brother, Tekin, in Salzgitter, Lower Saxony. He performed several minor television roles in episodes of different TV shows and continued working in theater until his big-screen debut in his main role as the young Turkish boy Gabriel in Fatih Akın's filmKurz und schmerzlos (Short Sharp Shock). After his breakthrough he appeared in the successful TV mini-series Der Tunnel, of Roland Suso Richter, where he performed alongside Heino Ferch and Nicolette Krebitz. Doris Dörrie chose him for her sex comedy Naked. He went back to working in television with the love film Eine Liebe in Saigon (Love in Saigon) with Luxembourgian actress Désirée Nosbusch (to whom Kurtuluş is engaged). Kurtuluş played the main detective role in six episodes of the cult German television series Tatort. He announced afterwards that he would be working on international projects. --- Source: wikipedia.

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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

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Movies with Mehmet Kurtuluş as Actor(23)

as Mustis Vater2019 Abikalypse
as Feuer2017 Snowflake
as Cem2016 Clair Obscur
as Sami2015 8 Seconds
as Dr. Holst2014 Head Full of Honey
as Hazar2014 Big Game
as Rashid2012 Empathy Bx
as Laurin2010 Transfer
2009 Vasha
as Atilla Karahan2007 Pars: Operation Cherry
as Sicherheitschef des Russen2004 Soundless
as Barmann Istanbul2004 Head-On
as Bnb. Şefik Bey2003 The Fall of Abdulhamit
as Dylan2002 Naked
as Deniz Akim2002 Boran
as Cem Rüya2001 Herz
as Vittorio Castanza2001 The Tunnel
as Isa2000 In July
as Gabriel1998 Short Sharp Shock

TV Shows/Series with Mehmet Kurtuluş as Actor(5)

as Mazhar Dragusha2018 The Protector
as Derviş Paşa2015 Magnificent Century: Kösem
as Cenk Batu??? Scene of the Crime
as Cem Aslan??? Scene of the Crime

Movies with Mehmet Kurtuluş as Crew(2)

Directing/Director2016 Bad Cat
Production/Producer2004 Head-On

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Mehmet Kurtuluş
Citizenship: Germany, Turkey
Born: Thursday, 04/27 1972 (April) in Uşak (current age: 47 years + 205 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: German (DE)
Spouses (current/former): Désirée Nosbusch
Mehmet Kurtuluş frequently works together with these people:
Anke Sevenich (15x, Actress)
Karl Kranzkowski (14x, Actor)
Dietrich Mattausch (14x, Actor)
Marie-Lou Sellem (12x, Actress)
Martin Brambach (12x, Actor)
Gerda Gmelin (12x, Actress)
Fatih Akin (11x, Crew)
Helen Achtermann (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:3665, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 11/18/2019