Meryem Sarah Uzerli well known in the television industry by the name Meryem Uzerli is a Turkish-German actress and model who rose to prominence by playing Hürrem Sultan in the Turkish TV series Muhteşem Yüzyıl. Meryem Uzerli is one of the beautiful and talented actresses in the Turkish-Drama industry. Meryem Uzerli was born on August 12, 1983 (age 38) in Kassel, West Germany to a Turkish father, Hüseyin, and a German mother, Ursula… Meryem Uzerliis is best known for portraying Hürrem Sultan in one of the most successful Turkish series of all time, ‘Muhteşem Yüzyıl’.
Meryem Uzerliis was born in Kassel, Germany, and raised in Istanbul and Berlin. Meryem enrolled at the Acting Studio Frese and attended it until she was 20 years old till 2003. Meryem made her small acting debut in the german productions, she appeared as ‘Madeline’ in ‘Menage A Trois’ (2008), as ‘Anna’ in ‘The Line’ (2009), as ‘Mara’ in ‘Lover’s Guide’ (2010). She also had her first main role in her acting career in a german Tv series ‘Inga Lindström’ as ‘Britta’ and had made single-episode appearances in two ‘ZDF’ series, ‘Notruf Hafenkante’ and ‘Ein Fall für Zwei.’
Meryem Uzerli got a breakthrough role in the Turkish historical fiction drama ‘Muhteşem Yüzyıl’ (‘The Magnificent Century’) directed by the Taylan Brothers. She lived in a hotel for two years during the shooting of Muhteşem Yüzyıl. She shared the leading role with Halit Ergenç, Okan Yalabık and Nebahat Çehre. She had also won Golden Butterfly Award for Best Actress for this part in 2012.
In 2014, Meryem made her comeback with new management and a TV project venture, signing a contract with O3, the Turkish production company of MBC Group, one of the greatest TV centers of the Arab world. Uzerli also appeared in a cinema movie in 2016, titled Annemin Yarası. Between 2016–2017, she appeared in a guest role on Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz. In 2019, Uzerli auditioned for a role in the third season of the Netflix original series Dark. She also appeared as the lead role in the movie Kovan, the proceeds of which were donated to Haluk Levent’s AHBAP foundation.
|Name||Meryem Sarah Uzerli|
|Nick Name||Meryem Uzerli|
|Profession||Actress & Model|
|Date of Birth||August 12, 1983|
|Age||38 Years of 2021|
|Birth Place||Kassel, West Germany|
|Hometown||Istanbul and Berlin|
|School||Freie Waldorf School|
|Collage||Schauspiel Studio Frese|
|Debut|| 2008: Debut in TV series Ein total verrücktes Wochenende|
Debut film: in a 2008 short film Menage A Trois for her role as Madeline
Meryem Sarah Career
- Meryem Uzerliis was born in Kassel, Germany and raised in Istanbul and Berlin.
- Meryem studied Acting at Studio Frese.
- Meryem made her small acting debut in the german productions, she appeared as ‘Madeline’ in ‘Menage A Trois’ (2008), as ‘Anna’ in ‘The Line’ (2009), as ‘Mara’ in ‘Lover’s Guide’ (2010).
- Meryem has recived a special jury prize at the 47th ‘International Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival for her roles in german productions.
- In 2010, Meryem played his best-known part is as Hürrem Sultan in the historical television drama series Muhteşem Yüzyıl.
- In 2012, She won the Golden Butterfly Award for Best Actress for this part in Muhteşem Yüzyıl.
- In 2013, Meryem left the series due to his serious health concerns reportedly a burnout and she moved to Berlin for treatment. As Meryem left the she was replaced From episode 103 by Vahide Perçin who took her part as Hürrem Sultan.
- At the end of 2014, Uzerli signed a contract with O3, the Turkish production company of MBC Group
- In March 2015, it was finalized that Uzerli would share the leading role with Murat Yıldırım in her new TV series Gecenin Kraliçesi.
- In 2016, Uzerli also appeared in a cinema movie titled Annemin Yarası.
- Between 2016–2017, she appeared in a guest role on Eşkiya Dünyaya Hükümdar Olmaz
- n 2017, she continued her movie career by appearing in Cingöz Recai opposite Kenan İmirzalıoğlu,
- In 2019, Uzerli auditioned for a role in the third season of the Netflix original series Dark
Meryem Uzerli Tv Series / Movies
- 2008 – Inga Lindstrom (as Britta)
- 2009 – Das total verrucktes Wochenende (Movie)
- 2009 – The Line (as Anna) (Short Movie)
- 2009 – Sterne uber dem Eis (Movie)
- 2010 – Journey of No Return (Movie)
- 2010 – Ein Fall fur zwei (as Ankel)
- 2011 – 2013 Magnificent Century (Muhtesem Yuzyil) (as Hurrem Sultan)
- 2016 – Queen of the Night (Gecenin Kralicesi) (as Selin)
- 2016 – My Mom’s Wound (Annemin Yarasi) (as Marija) (Movie)
- 2016 – 2017 Bandits (Eskiya Dunyaya Hukumdar Olmaz) (as Suzi)
- 2017 – Cingoz Recai (as Goze) (Movie)
- 2017 – Oteki Taraf (as Sara) (Movie)
- 2019 – Kovan (as Ayse) (Movie)
Meryem Sarah Family
Actress Meryem Sarah was born on 12 August 1983 in Kassel, West Germany. She is daughet of military officer Hüseyin Bey and actress Ursula Uzerli. Her great-grandmother was from Croatia. Meryem older siter is a famous jazz musician. He also have two older step-brother’s Dany and Christopher, from her mother’s first relationship.
|Father Name||Hüseyin Bey|
|Mother Name||Ursula Uzerli|
|Brother Name||Dany and Christopher |
(Step Brother from mother first relationship)
|Sister Name||Canan (jazz musician)|
Meryem Sarah Marital status/ Relationship and More –
Actress Meryem Sarah was once in a relatiosnhip with Can Ateş, But they broke-up when meryem was leaving Turkey, they broke-up when she came to know that he had cheated on her. Later on she confermed that she was pregnant and wanted to give birth to her child. On 10 February 2014, she gave birth to a girl Lara Jemine Uzerli and a second daughter Lily Koi was born on 8 January 2021.
|Husband / Spouse||N/A|
|Children||Lara Jemine (from Can Ateş)|
Meryem Sarah Physical Stats
|Height||In Centimeter – 165 cm|
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
|Weight||In Kilogram- 54 Kg|
In Pounds – 119lbs
Meryem Sarah Favourite
|Favourite Color||Red, White, Black|
|Favourite Food||Italian & Turkish Cusinies|
|Favourite Destination||Paris, USA|
Meryem Sarah Educational Qualification
Meryem Sarah had completed her primary education from the Freie Waldorf School and later on graducated from the Schauspiel Studio Frese.
|School||Freie Waldorf School|
|College||Schauspiel Studio Frese|
Meryem Sarah Net Worth
Meryem Sarah net worth is estimated to be $ 4 Million Doller as of 2021. Her main source of income are through Acting.
|Net Worth||$ 4 MIllion Doller|
Some Unknown facts about Meryem Sarah
- She holds German-Turkish nationality from a German mother and a Turkish father.
- She appeared in the 2009 film The Line.
- In 2012, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan tried to ban the show and claimed that it was blasphemous and that it portrayed Suleiman negatively.
- In 2012, she was named the ‘Woman of the Year’ by ‘GQ Turkey.’
- Her native language is German. She started learning Turkish later in life.
- She has two older step-brothers (Dany and Christopher) from her mother’s first relationship, and an older sister Canan, who is a musician.
- She often changes her hair color due to different movie/TV parts; her natural hair is curly brown.
- She is a big James Bond fan and would like to play a Bond girl some day.
- Enjoys reading philosophical works of Paulo Coelho, Eckhart Tolle and Dan Millman.