Birkan Sokullu (born 6 October 1985) is a Turkish actor, model and former basketball player.
Life and career
Birkan Sokullu was born in Istanbul on 6 October 1985. Sokullu's grandparents were Bosnian immigrants. Sokullu left his basketball career after 10 years due to his leg injury. He graduated from Maltepe University with a specialty in Radio TV Programming. While studying at university, he began his modelling career. He took acting lessons from Dolunay Soysert. Birkan started to get noticed with his role in the TV series called Küçük Kadınlar. His first popular leading role is Demir (orginal role, Dan) in Küçük Sırlar that Turkish remake of Gossip Girl.