Umit Ulgen is an actor and photographer born in Ankara and established himself as a fine art photographer after completing his media production degree course in Devon, University of Plymouth. He sold his works via galleries to private collectors and has won many awards for his photography and printing. Many of his photographs became book covers. His passion for acting grew while photographing famous actors and working with them on their charity projects.
Umit appeared in David Leon's Orthodox and in The Forbidden Note, playing the main antagonist, directed by Callum Johnston. He also performed inThe Night Manager directed by Susanne Bier. His recent performance is in Doctor Strange.
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Citizens of Turkuaz Republic are globetrotters, praised for their ability to adjust to new circumstance, which they owe to their nomadic Turkic past.
With the internet age, many post their experience on Youtube, and we take great joy in enlisting them to help them connect, share and inspire!
Please visit our Community Pages and send us your video on your experience in the International Turkish Community. We look forward to publishing your experience!