|Yasemin Allen Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||July 11, 1989|
Yasemin Allen is an English actor and model who is known for having been cast in a variety of shows such as Kavak Yelleri, Elif, Yerden Yüksek, Hayat Devam Ediyor, Merhamet, Muhteşem Yüzyıl, Fi, Şeref Meselesi, Ulan İstanbul, 46 Yok Olan, Strike Back, İyi Günde Kötü Günde, Erkek Severse, Olağan Şüpheliler, and others. In addition to that, she has also appeared in movies like Su ve Ateş, Dönerse Senindir, and Dorothy’s Theory.
Yasemin Kay Allen
London, England, United Kingdom
Yasemin Allen has taken cinema, television, drama, and Japanese classes as well as received a scholarship from the University of Queensland.
Additionally, she attended Müjdat Gezen Konservatuarı and graduated with a degree in Theater Arts.
- Father – Dudley Allen
- Mother – Suna Yıldızoğlu (Actor, Singer)
- Siblings – Kaan Allen (Brother)
Yasemin Allen has been signed with Curtis Brown Talent, Talent Agency.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
56 kg or 123.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Yasemin Allen has dated –
- Gökhan Çelikçakır (2011-2012) – She was romantically involved with Gökhan Çelikçakır from 2011 to 2012.
- Onur Tuna (2012-2013) – In May 2012, Yasemin Allen started going out with actor and singer Onur Tuna. They dated for over a year before parting ways in August 2013.
- Ibrahim Celikkol (2013) – She had a short-term romance with film and television actor Ibrahim Celikkol in the year 2013. The duo has also worked together in the television drama series Merhamet.
- Armagan Oguz – Yasemin Allen began dating model Armagan Oguz in 2014 but the couple has reportedly since parted ways.
Race / Ethnicity
Yasemin Allen is of English and Australian descent.
- Lean physique
- Tattoo on her arm
She has done endorsement work for brands such as Turk Telekom, Sprite, and TTNET.
Yasemin Allen Facts
- She was 3 months old when her family relocated to Turkey. After finishing her elementary school education, Yasemin Allen moved to Australia with her mother. Yasemin later shifted back to Turkey at the age of 18.
- Owing to her mother’s adopted Turkish citizenship, Yasemin is a dual Turkish-British citizen despite not being ethnically Turkish.
- From 2013 to 2014, she played the character of Irmak Tunalı in the television drama series Merhamet (English: Compassion).
- Yasemin Allen brought to life the character of Defne Sultan (Şehzade Bayezid’s consort and mother of his youngest son) in the Turkish historical fiction television series Muhteşem Yüzyıl in 2014. The show is based on the life of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent (the longest-reigning Sultan of the Ottoman Empire) and his wife Hürrem Sultan (a slave girl who became the first Ottoman Haseki Sultan).
- Along with Kerem Bürsin, Şükrü Özyıldız, Şükran Ovalı, Burcu Biricik, and Kağan Uluca, Yasemin Allen co-starred as Sibel in the prime-time Turkish television drama series Şeref Meselesi (English: Matter of Respect) from 2014 to 2015.
- Between 2017 and 2018, she appeared as Ece Sayda in the Turkish psychological thriller television series Fi. The show stars Ozan Güven, Serenay Sarıkaya, Mehmet Günsür, and Berrak Tüzünataç.
- In 2019, she started playing the supporting role of Katrina Zarkova in the action-adventure/spy-drama television series Strike Back. Alongside Yasemin, the show’s cast also included Richard Armitage, Andrew Lincoln, Philip Winchester, Sullivan Stapleton, Amanda Mealing, Michelle Lukes, Rhona Mitra, Liam Garrigan, Robson Green, Milauna Jackson, Daniel MacPherson, Warren Brown, Alin Sumarwata, Roxanne McKee, Phil Dunster, Katherine Kelly, Jamie Bamber, and others.
Featured Image by Yasemin Allen / Instagram