Damla Sönmez

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Damla Sönmez
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Sönmez in 2019
Born (1987-05-03) 3 May 1987 (age 33)
Education St. Joseph High School
Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory
Paris Sorbonne University
Yeditepe University
OccupationActress
Years active2004–present

Damla Sönmez (born 3 May 1987) is a Turkish actress. [1]

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Life and career

She is of Circassian descent. [2] After completing St. Joseph French High School, she started her theater studies at Paris Sorbonne University and completed Yeditepe University in Theater Department. Damla Sonmez, who is involved in many productions on Turkish television, studied semi-timed 2 years violin and 1 year piano in Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory. [3] She worked with Stuart Burney at the Black Nexxus Academy in New York.

In 2009, she starred in Bornova Bornova and won the "Best Supporting Actress" at the 46th Golden Orange Film Festival, [4] alongside other awards at the Sadri Alışık Awards and the Flying Broom International Women's Film Festival. [5] [6] She became the Young President of the festival at the 18th Broom Broom Women Films Festival in 2015 and she won the 21st Golden Boll Film Festival and the Best Actress Award at the Milano International Film Festival (MIFF) for her role in the film "Sea Level". [7]

In her television career, she played supporting roles in hit series Emret Komutanım, Gece Gündüz, Türkan. A turning point in her television career was when she played as bride who loss of memory in unique series "Şubat". Her first leading role is "Bir Aşk Hikayesi" adaptation "I'm Sorry, I Love You" [8]

Filmography

Cinema
YearTitleRole
2009Kampüste Çıplak AyaklarEbru
2009 Bornova Bornova Özlem
2010ÇakalDeniz
2010Mahpeyker: Kösem SultanKösem Sultan
2012Kurtuluş Son DurakTülay
2012 Uzun Hikâye Ayla
2013 Sen Aydınlatırsın Geceyi Defne
2014 Deniz Seviyesi Damla
2017Taksim Hold'emDefne
2017 Ayla Nuran
2018 Sibel Sibel
2019 I Am You Aisha
Web series
YearTitleRole
2017 7 Yüz Pınar
2019 Rise of Empires: Ottoman Ana
Television
YearTitleRole
2004Camdan PabuçlarGülçin
2004Omuz OmuzaPelin
2005Kapıları AçmakGülşen
2006Pertev Bey'in Üç Kızı
2006Şarkılar SusmasınAycan
2006Sahte PrensesSedef
2006–2007Fırtınalı AşkMelda Talay
2008Emret KomutanımKaramel
2008–2009 Gece Gündüz Pınar
2010–2011 Türkan Turhan
2012ŞubatGelin
2013–2014 Bir Aşk Hikâyesi (A Love Story) Ceylan
2014–2016 Güllerin Savaşı Gülru
2017Aşk ve GururZeynep
2018Masum DeğilizSelin
2019– Çukur Efsun
Short Film
YearTitleRole
2011 Alala Kardeş (sister)
2011 Korkuluk Kadın (woman)
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YearTitleNotes
2004 Orkid
2016LCW - Geri Sayım Başladıdubbing
2017 Becel - Kalbini Sev dubbing

Theater [9]

YearheadlinewriterdirectorRoleNotes
2008Sürmanşet Sinan Tuzcu Arif AkkayaDirector Assistant
2009Alışveriş ve S***ş / Shopping and F***ing Mark Ravenhill Murat DaltabanProject Design / Dramaturg
2012Yalnız Batı Martin McDonagh Serkan ÜstünerGirleen
2014 Savaş Lars Noren Serdar BilişBenina
2016Parçacıklar Nick Payne Tamer Can ErkanMarianne
2017Bi Parça Plastik Marius von Mayenburg Sündüz HaşarProject Coordinator

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  3. Saruhan, Ece (24 July 2015). "'Yeni masallar yazmalıyız'". Habertürk . p. Culture and Art. Retrieved 26 October 2009.
  4. "Altın Portakal bu yıl iki filme gitti". CNN Türk . 18 October 2009. Retrieved 26 October 2009.
  5. "15. Sadri Alışık Sinema ve Tiyatro Oyuncu Ödülleri sahiplerini buldu". Milliyet . 21 April 2010. p. Cinema. Retrieved 19 September 2016.
  6. "Genç cadı ödülü sahibini buldu". HaberTürk . 14 May 2010. Retrieved 19 November 2016. Uçan Süpürge Kadın Filmleri Festivali'nde ödülü Damla Sönmez aldı
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  8. https://www.sozcu.com.tr/hayatim/magazin-haberleri/damla-sonmez-kimdir-nereli-ve-kac-yasinda-szcu3/
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