Akin Akinozu, the heartthrob of “Hercai”, Not only conquers for his performance in the popular Turkish soap opera, but also for his spectacular physical attractiveness and intense gaze. However, not all his life he has had that muscular body, because in adolescence he weighed 120 kilos and was a victim of bullying. How did this situation affect the actor? Did he feel good about himself?
In Turkish production, Akin Akinözü brings Miran Aslanbey to life, who loses his parents as a child to the Şadoğlu family. Fueled by the desire for revenge, Miran plans to avenge his family. The plan: marry Reyyan, and although it hurts him a lot, he ends up falling in love with her.
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WAS AKIN AKINÖZÜ SHAMED OF HER OVERWEIGHT?
No. The heartthrob Akın Akınözü commented in an interview with a Turkish media that when he was obese, weighing 120 kilos in high school, when he was passionate about mathematics, he had no problem with how he looked in the mirror.
“I was always at peace with myself. It’s the same right now, I was like this when I weighed 120 kilos in high school. I had no problem with the man who was looking in the mirror, he was at peace, but he was a bit lazy, “he said..
Although he says he cared about physicality, Akın Akınözü suffered from bullying from his peers in high school.
However, over the years and thinking about the well-being of his health, the actor made a radical change. He went from 120 kilos to 70. How did he do it? With a constant exercise routine and an adequate diet. At first he went vegan and then went on a pescetarian diet, where he only consumes fish and not beef. It is clear that this program has been very successful.
WHO IS AKIN AKINOZÜ?
Actor Akin Akınözü was born on September 22, 1990 in Ankara (Turkey). He is the only child of actress Özlem Akınözü and Tamer Akınözü, and is from the zodiac sign Virgo.
The protagonist of the Turkish drama studied mathematics at the TED Institute and the University of California, Berkeley, for six years, but the artistic streak outweighed the numbers.
Family of actors
His passion for acting is thanks to his family because his mother is the renowned actress Özlem Akinözü, his maternal grandfather Sureyya Arin was one of the pioneering Turkish television presenters on TRT and his great-uncle Suha Arin is known as the “The father of Turkish documentaries.”
His acting career began in 2014 with supporting appearances in various television series such as “Kösem, la sultana” and “Arkadaşlar İyidir”. “Aslan Ailem”, from 2017, was his first star, in the role of Murat Aslan, although his big break came in 2019, with “Hercai”, a story of love and revenge that involves two families who have a past that enmity.