|Name Birol Unel||Role Actor|
|Awards German Film Award for Best Leading Actor|
Nominations European Film Award for Best Actor, European Film Awards Audience Award for Best Actor
Movies Head‑On, Soul Kitchen, Transylvania, In July, Sleepless Night
Similar People Fatih Akin, Adam Bousdoukos, Tony Gatlif, Frederic Jardin, Pia Marais
the cricket (VENICE FILM FESTIVAL2011)
Video Production 4 Seksendört's New Clip * KENDIMI KANDIRAMAM * Seksendört & Birol Ünel, Istanbul
Birol Ünel (born 18 August 1961) is a German actor of Turkish descent. He has acted in a number of German and Turkish films, TV series and theatrical productions. His name, "Birol", means "unique" in Turkish.
- the cricket VENICE FILM FESTIVAL2011
- Video Production 4 Seksendrts New Clip KENDIMI KANDIRAMAM Seksendrt Birol nel Istanbul
Ünel began as a theatre actor at the Berliner Tacheles where he played the lead and also directed the play "Caligula". Ünel made his film debut in 1988's The Passenger. He played a private detective in the film Dealer which he followed up with a role in Fatih Akın's Im Juli. Birol then acted in the award winning Gegen die Wand as Cahit Tomruk. He won the German film prize for best actor for this role.