Bugra Gülsoy: meet Burcu Kara, the first wife of the protagonist of “Love at second sight”

Currently , the protagonist of the successful “My daughter” (Kizim) and “Love at second sight” (Ask Yeniden) lives one of his best moments, because thanks to his work in acting he is recognized beyond Turkey; especially in Spain, where his soap operas have been a television phenomenon.

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As a result of his fame, the life of the is of great interest among fans of Turkish soap operas, who follow his work through social media. But not everything is acting for Bugra Gülsoy, as he always takes time to enjoy his private life; although he keeps it that way, strictly private, as he tries to keep his family out of the camera lenses.

However, the actor is known to be married to Nilüfer Gürbüz, daughter of former footballer Muharrem Gürbüz. The wedding took place in 2018, after five years of courtship. A year later the couple welcomed their firstborn, whom they named Cem. Of course, this was not the only marriage of Bugra Gülsoy, because before Nilüfer he was married to Burcu Kara.

Bugra Gülsoy in one of the scenes from “Love at Second Sight”, a Turkish soap opera in which she stars alongside Özge Özpirinçci (Photo: Süreç Film)

WHO IS BURCU KARA?

Burcu Kara was born in Bursa on March 1, 1980. As the first child in her family, she began the first at 4-5 years and ended at 9, thanks to the teaching of her parents. At age 16, he entered college and graduated at age 20. He studied economics at Anadolu University in Eskişehir.

While studying at Eskişehir, she also performed on local channels. Then he returned to Bursa and started working as an investment specialist, but could not find the excitement he expected in this profession and decided to go to Istanbul to take diction and voiceover courses.

YOUR BEGINNINGS ON THE SCREEN

The first time that Kara appeared on the screen was not in a soap opera, as her first job was linked more to journalism. After hosting a show on Olay TV, she had the opportunity to work at Kanal D. After working as a reporter for a time, she became a news anchor in 2002.

Burcu Kara poses for the camera (Photo: Burcu Kara / Instagram)
Burcu Kara poses for the camera (Photo: Burcu Kara / Instagram)

Due to the great performance she had and the achievements she was obtaining, she decided to leave her career as an economist and her family in Bursa and settled in Istanbul, where she worked as a news anchor at Radyo D and Radyo Foreks. She was also a presenter on the show ‘Bi Dünya Tasarım’ on TRT Türk TV for three seasons.

HOW IT CAME TO THE PERFORMANCE

Burcu Kara took acting lessons with Şahika Tekand, whom she greatly admired. He soon had the opportunity to play the character of Duygu on “June Night.” She appeared as the announcer in the movie “Now Prisoner” and as Princess Maya in the movie “Son of the Man Who Saved the World.”

During her acting career, which began in 2003, Kara appeared on the television series “June Night”, “When We Say Goodbye”, “Ropeless Recep”, “Dirty White”, “Masked Ball”, “Years Later”, “Dusty Roads”, “Milat” and “Now Prisoner”, among others. Also, in plays such as “Güllü”, “Sweet Wednesday” and “Fun Murders Company”.

Burcu Kara photo session, the image was shared on her social networks (Photo: Burcu Kara / Instagram)
Burcu Kara photo session, the image was shared on her social networks (Photo: Burcu Kara / Instagram)

MARRIED TWICE

Burcu Kara was the first marriage for Bugra Gülsoy, whom he married in 2011. But the union did not work out and a year later, on August 2, 2012, they decided to separate. Four years later, in 2016, the also actress married director Fırat Parlak, with whom she continues to this day and has a small son.

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Bugra Gülsoy: meet Burcu Kara, the first wife of the protagonist of “Love at second sight”