CAN YAMAN BIOGRAPHY
Born 8th November 1989.
Can Yaman was born on November 8th 1989 in Istanbul, Turkey. His grandfather was an immigrant to Turkey from Albania. He also has a famous soccer coach uncle, Fuat Yaman.
Other than Turkish, he also speaks Italian and English. He played basketball for a few years. He was the top student at his first and middle school. At the Italian High School he also did extremely well in his studies. He got into university with a basketball scholarship.
While he was a student studying law in university, he went to America as part of a student-exchange program. He also played basketball there. In 2012, he graduated from the Law Department at Yeditepe University.
Can Yaman is a lawyer, actor, model and a basketball player. Before pursuing his acting career he was a full-time lawyer. As an interest of his, he took up acting classes. He put his profession aside and pursued his passion in acting.
Can Yaman was in several modeling competitions and those led to his acting career. In 2014, his acting career began when he landed a role in the drama series Gönül İşleri as ‘Bedir’. Can gained recognition and became a successful actor in 2015. That is when he played the role of ‘Yalın Aras’ in the romantic-comedy İnadına Aşk (2014-2015). Such an amazing series. It’s one of my favourites. This role opened lots of doors for him and he gained lots of love and fame from the people in Turkey. He also became a well-known actor in several countries for his great talent and charisma.
In 2016 he starred in the series Hangimiz Sevmedik. The series won the award for ‘Best Comedy Series’ and Can accepted the award on behalf of the cast and crew. Last year in the summer of 2017, he was the leading actor in Dolunay. Can acted the role of the main male character ‘Ferit Aslan’ and his on-screen partner was Özge Gürel. Both İnadına Aşk and Dolunay were both successful and great shows. They definitely showcased his various acting skills.
In the summer of 2019 Can was the lead actor playing the role of the main male character in Erkenci Kuş (Early Bird) alongside Demet Özdemir which was a very popular series and increased his fan base extensively. It also helped that he re-invented his look by bulking up and letting his hair grow, this certainly won him fans.
Can Yaman is currently single. In 2015 there were speculations that he and his on-screen partner Açelya Topaloğlu from İnadına Aşk dated for a bit. From 2016 to 2017 he was in a relationship with actress Bestemsu Özdemir. They broke up in November of last year.
Can has not been acting for that long but he has definitely improved over the years and has gained lots of recognition. His newest project is another summer series that will start in 2020. He once again partners with Ozge Gurel ( Dolunay ) in the series Bay Yanlis ( Mr Wrong ).
He is a very popular actor especially in Italy and has a large social media following.
|2014||Gönül İşleri||Bedir||Supporting role|
|2015||İnadına Aşk||Yalın Aras||Main role|
|2016||Hangimiz Sevmedik||Tarık Çam||Main role|
|2017||Dolunay||Ferit Aslan||Main role|
|2018–2019||Erkenci Kuş||Can Divit||Main role|
|2020||Bay Yanlış||Özgür Atasoy||Main role|