Bergüzar Korel

Bergüzar Gökçe Korel Ergenç  (born 2 September 1982) is a Turkish actress well known for her role in Karadayi as Feride (being onaired on Urdu1).


She spent her childhood in the town of Ulus. She attended Yildiz College and studied at Mimar Sinan University, National Conservatoire, Theatre Department. Korel made her debut as Leyla in Kurtlar Vadisi: Irak (Valley of the Wolves: Iraq). She came to wide attention after starring as Şehrazat Evliyaoğlu in Binbir Gece, a Turkish television series which was popular not just in Turkey, but also in the Arab world and Eastern European countries. She also had a one-episode guest appearance in Muhteşem Yüzyıl as Monica Teresse. Currently she stars as Feride Şadoğlu (leading role) in the series Karadayı.
With her Husband & Son

Personal life

Both of her parents Tanju Korel (d. 2005) and Hülya Darcan are also actors. She has an older sister, Zeynep, who lived for several years in the USA. In 2009 Korel married fellow actor Halit Ergenç, who was her partner in Binbir Gece. The couple welcomed their first child, a baby boy named Ali, in February 2010.




Year Title Role Notes
1999 Şen Olasın Ürgüp

2006 Kurtlar Vadisi Irak

2009 Aşk Geliyorum Demez


Year Title Role Notes
1998 Kırık Hayatlar

2001 Cemalım

2005 Zeytin Dalı

2006 Emrah Adak

2006-09 Binbir Gece Şehrazat Evliyaoğlu Leading role
2010-11 Bitmeyen şarkı Feraye Leading role
2011 Muhteşem Yüzyıl Monica Teresse Special guest appearance
2012-present Karadayı Feride Şadoğlu Leading role


Year Ceremony Award
2006 "Altın Kelebek" (Golden Butterfly) Best Actress
2007 "RTGD" (Radio Television Press Association) TV Star award
2008 "Zodiac Schools" Most Successful Actress
2010 "Lion Max" Best Children's Program
2012 "RTGD" (Radio Television Press Association) Actress of the Year
2012 "Ayaklı Gazete" Newspaper Best Drama Actress
2012 "YBTB" Actress of the Year
2013 "Altın Kelebek" (Golden Butterfly) Best Actress
2013 "Ayaklı Gazete" TV Stars Best Actress
2013 Oscars of Media Best Actress
2013 Golden Lion Awards Best Drama Series Actress

Name Korel, Bergüzar
Alternative names Gökçe Korel, Korel Ergenç
Short description Turkish actress
Date of birth 2 September 1982

Place of birth İstanbul, Turkey
Spouse Halit Ergenc (2009-Present)
Children Ali Ergenc