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Nationalité Turquie
Naissance 1 novembre 1958 (63 ans) à Bursa (Turquie)

Erkan Can (born November 1, 1958 in Bursa, Turkey) is a Turkish film and theatre actor, who has won the Golden Orange for Best Actor twice for his roles in On Board and Takva: A Man's Fear of God, and the Asia Pacific Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actor for Takva: A Man's Fear of God.


Erkan Can began acting in 1974 at the age of 16 with the local Bursa State Theater and took acting classes at the Industrial Vocational High School. From 1982-1984 he undertook his compulsory military service. In 1985 he entered the theatre department of the Istanbul State Conservatory and made his first screen appearance, alongside Kemal Sunal, in Davacı (1986) directed by Zeki Ökten before graduating in 1990.

From 1991-92 he performed with the Bakirkoy Municipal Theatre. He had his first major roles in the television series Mahallenin Muhtarlari (1992) and Yalancı (1993) for TRT. He had a minor appearance in Sokaktaki Adam (1995), directed by Biket İlhan, and a featured role in the short Bana Old and Wise'ı Çal (1998), directed by Çağan Irmak before achieving success with On Board (1998), directed by Serdar Akar, for which he won best actor awards at film festivals in Antalya and Ankara as well as the Orhan Anzac Award.

A series of film a television roles followed, including appearances in Vizontele (2001), directed by Yılmaz Erdoğan and Ömer Faruk Sorak, and Istanbul Tales (2005), directed by Ümit Ünal et al. Appearances in Destiny (2006), directed by Zeki Demirkubuz, and The Edge of Heaven (2006), directed by Fatih Akın, were followed by, what Rekin Teksoy describes as, a "convincing performance" in Takva: A Man's Fear of God (2007), directed by Özer Kızıltan, for which he won best actor awards at film festivals in Antalya and Nuremberg as well as the Asia Pacific Screen Award.

Le plus souvent avec

Serdar Akar
Serdar Akar
(3 films)
Uğur Yücel
Uğur Yücel
(3 films)
Fatih Akın
Fatih Akın
(2 films)
Nejat İşler
Nejat İşler
(3 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmographie de Erkan Can (14 films)

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Müslüm (2018)
, 2h16
Origine Turquie
Genres Drame, Biographie, Musical
Thèmes La musique, Musique
Acteurs Timuçin Esen, Zerrin Tekindor, Erkan Can, Müslüm Gürses, Muhterem Nur
Rôle Limoncu Ali
Note76% 3.8482853.8482853.8482853.8482853.848285
Le film raconte la vie du fameux chanteur turc Müslüm Gürses, mort en 2013.
Black Dogs Barking, 1h28
Acteurs Erkan Can
Note63% 3.1967853.1967853.1967853.1967853.196785
Selim’s family has migrated from Anatolia to İstanbul. A naive young man without any special training or expertise, he likes to feed pigeons on the rooftop of the building he lives in. Selim’s best friend, Çaça Celal, is a local tough guy. Selim and Çaça work for a man they refer to as Usta, running car parks in the ritzy neighborhood on the other side of the road. Their greatest dream is to have a car park of their own. In a club that Selim frequents, he meets Mehmet, who makes an offer that will change their lives forever
Siyah Beyaz, 1h30
Genres Drame
Acteurs Tuncel Kurtiz, Erkan Can, Derya Alabora, Taner Birsel, Nejat İşler, Muzaffer Özdemir
Note60% 3.0498753.0498753.0498753.0498753.049875
A painter who has lived a stormy life that still rages on in his 70s; a lawyer who, forced to retire after a heart attack, spends his time feeding snails and searching for the quiet life; a doctor weary of his job and abandoned by his wife; a businesswoman who has fashioned loneliness into a lifestyle... These are the regulars of Ankara’s 25-year-old bar, Black & White, who gather here every evening. And then there is the bar’s manager Faruk, a stubborn, grumpy, touchy but extremely sweet man.
Çakal (2010)
, 1h30
Genres Drame, Action, Policier
Acteurs Erkan Can, Uğur Polat
Rôle Celayir
Note65% 3.297433.297433.297433.297433.29743
The life of Akın, who lives in one of the poorest neighborhoods in Istanbul, begins to change after his mother’s death. He hopes to start a new life with the money he plans to steal from the carpenter's workshop he works at. His girlfriend, Deniz, finds his plan ridiculous and leaves him. Akın then accepts an offer by his friend İdris, which leads to a new start in his life. Having nothing to lose, Akın impresses his boss with his fearless and indifferent attitude, but a new life also brings with it a new host of enemies.
Çoğunluk (2010)

Genres Drame
Acteurs Erkan Can
Rôle Taxi Driver
Note73% 3.696323.696323.696323.696323.69632
Mertkan (Bartu Küçükçağlayan) is a young man who has a stable but unfulfilling life in Istanbul, living at home with his parents, working as an errand boy in his father's construction company, hanging out with his friends in shopping malls and discos.
De l'autre côté, 2h2
Réalisé par Fatih Akın
Origine Allemagne
Genres Drame
Thèmes Sexualité, Homosexualité, LGBT, LGBT, Lesbianisme
Acteurs Nurgül Yeşilçay, Baki Davrak, Tuncel Kurtiz, Hanna Schygulla, Yelda Reynaud, Erkan Can
Note77% 3.8975453.8975453.8975453.8975453.897545
Nejat Aksu est un professeur universitaire de littérature allemande à Hambourg. À Brême, son père, Ali, veuf depuis pratiquement la naissance de son fils, propose un jour à Yeter, une prostituée d'origine kurde dont il est le client, de la rémunérer pour vivre avec lui et combler sa solitude affective. Il la présente à son fils lors d'un repas. À la suite d'une ivresse, Ali gifle sa nouvelle compagne qui décède accidentellement dans sa chute. Nejat, qui dès lors rejette son père condamné à la prison, décide de retrouver la fille de Yeter, Ayten Öztürk, dont cette dernière était sans nouvelles afin d'expier la faute de son père. Il part à Istanbul à sa recherche en prenant contact avec les cousins de la famille. En vain. Il s'installe alors dans la cité stambouliote, change de vie et rachète une librairie de littérature allemande dans le vieux quartier sur la rive européenne de la ville.
Kader (2006)
, 1h43
Réalisé par Zeki Demirkubuz
Genres Drame
Acteurs Vildan Atasever, Erkan Can, Engin Akyürek
Rôle Irfan
Note78% 3.948343.948343.948343.948343.94834
Uğur (Vildan Atasever) is a bar singer who is in love with a somewhat unstable criminal, Zagor (Ozan Bilen). Her father is seriously ill and her young mother is emotionally distant. Bekir (Ufuk Bayraktar) is a young man who runs his father's business. He becomes infatuated with Uğur after she visits his shop one day. After a series of violent incidents and mishaps occur in Istanbul, both Uğur and Zagor disappear. After Zagor is landed in prison some time afterward, Uğur reappears and asks Bekir to help her. Meanwhile Zagor is transferred to a prison in Sinop. Uğur tries to trace Zagor who has escaped from prison as Bekir tries to trace Uğur.
Takva (2006)

Genres Drame
Thèmes Religion, Religion musulmane
Acteurs Erkan Can, Fatima Adoum, Engin Günaydın, Murat Cemcir
Rôle Muharrem
Note74% 3.748663.748663.748663.748663.74866
Humble and introvert Muharrem lives in a solitary and meager existence of a prayer and sexual abstinence adhering strictly to the most severe Islamic doctrines.His extraordinary devotion attracts the attention of the leader of a rich and powerful Istanbul religious group and he offers him an administrative post as a rent collector for their numerous properties. Muharrem's new job throws him into the modern outside world he has successfully avoided for so long. He soon witnesses conflict attitude toward alcohol consumption and goodwill.He notices that he himself has become proud, domineering and even dishonest.To make matters worse, Muharrem's inner peace is unnerved by the tormenting image of seductive woman who tempts him in his dreams,both night and day.With the balance of his devotion now upset,his fear of God begins to eat away at his senses.
Yazı Tura
Yazı Tura (2004)
, 1h42
Réalisé par Uğur Yücel
Genres Drame
Acteurs Kenan İmirzalıoğlu, Engin Günaydın, Erkan Can, Olgun Şimşek, Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan
Rôle Firuz
Note75% 3.79633.79633.79633.79633.7963
Two soldiers return home from their military service in southeastern Turkey with disabilities. Cevher (nicknamed "the Ghost") has lost his hearing while Rıdvan (nicknamed "the Devil") has lost a leg. Both are emotionally and physically scarred and find difficulties in adjusting to normal civilian life. A man called Ben Cooper (nicknamed Radical Face) comes to their aid and schools them in the art of being a Squirrel.
Vizontele (2001)
, 1h50
Réalisé par Yılmaz Erdoğan
Genres Drame, Comédie, Comédie dramatique
Acteurs Demet Akbağ, Yılmaz Erdoğan, Cem Yılmaz, Şafak Sezer, Tolga Çevik, Zeynep Tokuş
Rôle Mela Hüseyin
Note79% 3.9984653.9984653.9984653.9984653.998465
The story takes place in a small town (called Hakkari) in Turkey at the beginning of the 70's. The time has come to bring technology into that small town. The first Television (or called Visiontele by the citizens) arrives and the chaos begins.
Dar Alanda Kısa Paslaşmalar, 1h55
Réalisé par Serdar Akar
Genres Drame, Comédie, Comédie dramatique
Thèmes Sport, Football
Acteurs Müjde Ar, Savaş Dinçel, Uğur Polat, Erkan Can, Akasya Asıltürkmen
Rôle Suat
Note72% 3.6468753.6468753.6468753.6468753.646875
Thirtysomething Suat still lives with his parents and works at his father's store when not practising as goalie for the local football team, Esnaf Spor. Suat is in love with Nurten, the neighbourhood beauty, but she has never responded to his many secret letters. The neighbourhood's greatest wish is for Esnaf Spor to win the amateur league championship.
Gemide (1998)
, 1h52
Réalisé par Serdar Akar
Genres Drame
Acteurs Erkan Can, Cengiz Küçükayvaz
Rôle Capitaine
Note79% 3.997693.997693.997693.997693.99769
A dredging ship is anchored in Istanbul for food and supplies. But the sailor sent to get them is mugged by six people and one weeks' worth of wages are stolen from him. The captain leads his men into the city to find the people who did this. Upon meeting the men, they manage to get back the money and take back the woman in the group back to the ship.