Elçin Sangu Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Elçin Sangu Quick Info
Height5 ft 6.5 in
Weight57 kg
Date of BirthAugust 13, 1985
Zodiac SignLeo
BoyfriendYunus Özdiken

Elçin Sangu is a Turkish actress and model who has gained a huge fan following with her work and has over 6.8 million followers on Instagram. She became a household name in Turkey with her appearance in the romantic comedy series, Kiralık Aşk, whose first episode aired in 2015. She has gained critical acclaim and has also won 3 Golden Butterfly awards apart from the numerous other awards. Elçin is also one of the highest paid actresses in Turkey.

Born Name

Elçin Sangu

Nick Name


Elçin Sangu as seen in September 2015
Elçin Sangu as seen in September 2015 (Fenerli1978 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Izmir, Turkey


Istanbul, Turkey




Elçin studied at Mersin University and completed her majors in Opera. She also studied acting at the Sahne Tozu Theatre.


Actress, Model


  • Siblings – None




5 ft 6.5 in or 169 cm


57 kg or 125.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Elçin Sangu has dated –

  1. Yunus Özdiken (2013-Present)Elçin met Yunus Özdiken through a mutual friend, Türkü Turan. The two instantly hit it off and began dating in 2013. Yunus prefers staying away from the limelight. However, they often share their pictures on social media.
Elçin Sangu in a selfie with Yunus Özdiken in Mykonos in August 2017
Elçin Sangu in a selfie with Yunus Özdiken in Mykonos in August 2017 (Elçin Sangu / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


Elçin Sangu has Circassian ancestry.

Hair Color

Red (Natural)

Elçin Sangu prefers to dye her hair ‘dark brown’ and ‘blonde’.

Eye Color

Light Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Chiseled facial features
  • Well carved lips

Brand Endorsements

Elçin Sangu has appeared in TV commercials for –

  • Nescafe (2012)
  • Boyner (2016)
  • Elidor (2016)
Elçin Sangu as seen in September 2017
Elçin Sangu as seen in September 2017 (Sakhalinio / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Best Known For

  • Her immense social media popularity as she has garnered over 6.8 million followers on Instagram
  • Her performance as waitress Defne Topa in the hit Turkish romantic-comedy series, Kiralık Aşk (2015-2017)

First TV Show

Elçin Sangu made her television show debut as Nehir in the comedy series, Ask Kaç Beden Giyer, in 2012.

First Movie

Elçin Sangu made her theatrical film debut as Ada in the romantic comedy movie, Mutluluk Zamani (aka Time of Happiness), in 2017.

Elçin Sangu at Piccadilly Circus in February 2018
Elçin Sangu at Piccadilly Circus in February 2018 (Elçin Sangu / Instagram)

Elçin Sangu Facts

  1. Elçin has a pet chihuahua.
  2. In her free time, she enjoys reading books and playing the piano.
  3. She has revealed that she does not enjoy shopping.
  4. Elçin has said that she enjoys living a simple life and has also revealed that she comes from a humble background.
  5. Her parents separated when she was young.
  6. She used to play the drums and electric guitar when she was young.
  7. She considers herself a free-spirited and outgoing person.
  8. Follow Elçin Sangu on Facebook and Instagram.

Featured Image by Fenerli1978 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0

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