Özlem Ulukan



İlayda Özlem Ulukan is a Turkish actress. She was born in Adana, in 1985. She speaks 3 languages including English, French and Turkish. She graduated from Istanbul University, from the French Litterature Department in 2008, at the very same year, she studied acting at Mujdat Gezen Acting School. She acted in a leading role "San Söhret Okulu" (musical) at Müjdat Gezen Theatre. She did her Master's Degree at Halic University on Acting. (2016)


She gained respect as a screen actor through many TV series. First she was recognized as Selma in the Turkish series "Yer Gök Ask/Love is in the Air". After she played "Serife" in the original cast of "No:309" (very popular TV series in Turkey which was published abroad). She is best known for playing a role in "Maria & Mustafa" as Iclal Candemir. Currently, she plays the character of Neşe in the TV series "Yürek Çıkmazı/Heart Dead End".


She is also known as a voice actor and she dances professionally.