Seray was born in Adana. She graduated from the theatre department at Mimar Sinan University. She was predominantly a theatre actress at the start of her career and was successful, winning awards. She is the General Director of State Theatres.
The first series was Calikusu ( Love Bird) in 1986 a mini-series not the more recent one with Burak Ozcivit, Since then she has appeared in over twenty movies and series. Her more recent roles have been in Hayat Sarkisi and she is currently in the series Elimi Birakma.
She is married to State Theatre actor Saydam Yeniay whom she met while on tour in the theatre and they have a son called Ege She does have an Instagram account with 18.3k followers.