Meryem Uzerli is a dazzling German-Turkish actress and model who born on 12 August 1983 Kassel, Germany. She has been working in the entertainment industry since 2008, but her role of Hürrem Sultan in legendary Turkish series ‘Muhteşem Yüzyıl’ became the reason for her popularity at international level. Meryem also won Golden Butterfly Award for best actress for her role in ‘Muhteşem Yüzyıl’.
The directors of ‘Muhteşem Yüzyıl’ cast Meryem Uzerli for leading role with Halit Ergenç after the search of eight months. The historic Turkish drama series was broadcasted in 60 countries of the world, and only in few weeks, her fan club raised up to 400 million people. Although, she performed only for two years in ‘Muhteşem Yüzyıl’ but due to her exceptional acting she won many awards. However, because of some serious health problems she left the show in 2013.
On the other hand, if we talk about her family life then her father is Turkish, but her mother is German. That’s why she can fluently speaker both German and Turkish languages. She is youngest in the family with two elder brothers and one elder sister. Meryem Uzerli raised in Germany and graduated in acting from Schauspiel Studio Frese in Hamburg in 2003. She had ended her relationship with her boyfriend Can Ateş because he was cheating her. Despite her breakup with Ateş, she gave birth a baby girl Lara Jemine.
Full Name: Meryem Sarah Uzerli
Born: 12 August 1983
Birth Place: Kassel, Germany
Residence: Istanbul, Turkey/ Berlin, Germany
Nationality: German, Turkish
Weight: 58 kg
Height: 5’ 8” inches
Hair Color: Light brown
Eye Color: Blue
Parents: Ursula Uzerli (mother), Hüseyin Uzerli (father)
Siblings: Danny Uzerli (step brother), Christopher Uzerli (step brother), Canan Uzerli (sister)
Relationship Status: Unmarried
Ex-boyfriend: Can Ateş
Children: Lara Jemine (daughter)
Alma Mater: Schauspiel Studio Frese Freie Waldorf School
Occupation: Actress, Model
Net Worth: 10 Million USD
Famous Television Shows: Muhteşem Yüzyıl (Magnificent Century), Gecenin Kraliçesi (Queen of the Night), Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz
Famous Movies: Lover’s Guide, Öteki Taraf, Cingöz Recai (Recai the Shrewd), Annemin Yarası (My Mother’s Wound)