Sedef Avcı was born on January 22nd 1982 in Istanbul, Turkey. She has no siblings. She is the only child in her family. When she was a little girl, she danced ballet for 8 years and took lessons as well. Sedef studied and graduated from the Economics Department at the University of Kocaeli.
After Sedef graduated from university, she took many different acting lessons including several acting lessons with the famous actress İpek Bilgin. Then Sedef went to New York and took acting lessons and participated in workshops there.
Sefer Avcı started her acting career in 2007 when she acted a leading role in the series Menekşe ile Halil where she acted alongside the famous actor Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ. Sedef also acts in films as well. Her first film was Hayattan Korkma which was released in 2008. Sedef became a well-known actress when she played the role of ‘Bahar’ in the series Ezel (2009-2011). In 2010 Sedef played the role of ‘Aslı’ in the police series Umut Yolcuları. Her acting career kicked off successfully when she acted in the film Romantic Komedy in 2009 and the sequel Romantik Komedi 2: Bekarliga Veda (2013). I loved those two films, she was great in the role of ‘Esra’. I became a big fan of hers after I watched her in those two films.
In 2015 she acted in the film Aşk Olsun. That is her most recent film. Earlier this year she acted in the series Mehmed: Bir Cihan Fatihi (2018). Now she will acting in Season 3 of Payitaht Abdülhamid as ‘Zeynep’. I’m excited to see her acting again.
Before she began acting, Sedef worked as a model for Gaye Sökmen Agency and actor/model Kıvanç Kasabalı was working as a model too. That is how Sedef mer her husband. In 2001, Sedef came in second place at the Miss Turkey contest. Later that year she represented Turkey at the Miss Universe contest.
In 2005, Sedef Avcı got married to Kıvanç Kasabalı. Now 13 years later, they are very close to each other and have a great marriage and one beautiful son. They are both very active on Instagram and love the outdoors and traveling. She has a great collection of photos on her profile including family photos. Sedef has 894 thousand followers. She is close friends with actresses Hande Soral and Pelin Akıl Altan.
Sedef Avcı is one of my favorite actresses. I enjoy her acting no matter what role she plays. I am excited for her new role as ‘Zeynep’ in Season 3 of Payitaht Abdülhamid. Wishing her the best of luck in this series and future projects. Season 3 of Payitaht Abdülhamid will start in October. New season on Fridays on Trt1.