|Field||Film, TV, Stage & Radio|
|Birth||14 October 1992, Ankara, Turkey|
Esra Bilgiç (born 14 October 1992) is a Turkish actress and model. She portrayed Halime Hatun in the historical adventure television series Diriliş: Ertuğrul from 2014 to 2018. She is currently the leading actress in the crime drama series Ramo.
From 2014, She starred in the TV series Diriliş: Ertuğrul telecast on TRT 1. Her co-actors were Engin Altan Düzyatan and Hülya Darcan. Diriliş: Ertuğrul is about the heroic story of the father of Osman I, Ertuğrul, who turns a small tribe of Anatolya into a Sultanate. Esra Bilgiç appeared as Halime Hatun in the series, but in 2018 she left Diriliş: Ertuğrul because of the changes in the new season; her character, however, died in 1281, and not as early as it was shown in the TV series. Esra also appeared in Bir Umut Yeter. In 2019, Bilgiç was asked to play a leading role in the film Adaniş Kutsal Kavga. The film will be released in March, 2020. She is currently the female lead in the Turkish crime-drama TV series Ramo, with co-stars Murat Yıldırım.
Esra Bilgiç began dating a professional Turkish footballer, Gökhan Töre, in 2014. The couple got married on 21 October 2017 and divorced on 17 June 2019. She studied the subject of "International Relations" at Bilkent International University, Istanbul, and is currently studying law at İstanbul Şehir University.
Awards and nominations
Bilgiç has won several awards. Some of them are:
|2014||Antalya TV Awards||Best Female Actress in series||Diriliş: Ertuğrul||Won|
|2015||Sosyal Farkındalık Ödülleri||Best Female Actress in series||Won|
|2015||18. Sadri Alışık Theater and cinema Awards||Best Female Actress||Won|
|2015||Anadolu Media Ödülleri||Best Actress of the Series||Won|
|2016||Türkiye Gençlik Ödülleri||Best Female Actress||Won|