Hande Erçel Biography: Age, Net Worth, Parents, Siblings, Career, Movies, TV Shows, Awards

June 3, 2024 0 Posted By Haruna Ayuba

Hande Erçel is a talented and popular Turkish actress, known for her captivating performances in a variety of television dramas.

She rose to fame through her roles in hit series such as Güneşin Kızları, Aşk Laftan Anlamaz, Halka, Black Pearl, Sen Çal Kapımı, and Bambaskabiri. Her acting skills and natural beauty have earned her a large and devoted fan base, both in Turkey and internationally.


  • Full Name: Hande Erçel
  • Stage Name: Hande Erçel
  • Born: 24 November 1993
  • Age: 30 years old
  • Birthplace: Bandırma, Turkey
  • Nationality: Turkish
  • Occupation: Turkish actress
  • Height: 1.75 m
  • Parent: Aylin Erçel and Kaya Erçel
  • Siblings: 1, Gamze Erçel
  • Spouse: unknown
  • Children: none
  • Relationship: single
  • Net Worth: $8 million

Early Life And Education

Hande Erçel was born on 24 November 1993 in Bandırma, Turkey. She was raised by her parents, Aylin Erçel and Kaya Erçel, and has one sibling, Gamze Erçel.

After graduating from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, she pursued a career in modeling and acting. She has since become a successful actress, known for her roles in various Turkish TV series and films.


Hande Erçel‘s career in Turkish television has blossomed from early appearances to leading roles in highly popular shows.

Early Steps (2014)
Erçel started with minor roles in shows like Çilgin Dershane Universitede and Lovebird.

Building a Name (2014-2016)
She landed a supporting role in Güneşin Kızları (The Daughters of the Sun), which was a stepping stone. Her big break came in 2016 with the lead role of Hayat Uzun in Aşk Laftan Anlamaz (Love Doesn’t Understand Words).

This series, alongside Burak Deniz, skyrocketed her fame in Turkey and beyond, reaching audiences in the Middle East, India, and more.

However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many TV productions have shifted to virtual or remote filming, making face-to-face interaction less necessary for team building and collaboration.

As a result, Hande Erçel’s popularity has only continued to grow as she adapts to this new way of working.

Hande Erçel has been a leading lady in the Turkish entertainment industry for the past four years (2017-2021). During this time, she has taken on various lead roles, showcasing her versatility as an actress.

She has played characters such as Hazal in Siyah İnci (Black Pearl), Müjde in Halka (The Ring), and Azize Günay in Azize.

However, in recent years (2023-2024), Erçel has continued to expand her repertoire by taking on new projects.

In 2023, she starred as Leyla Gediz in the drama series Another Love, and in 2024, she made her feature film debut in the Iranian-Turkish co-production Intoxicated by Love.

With her talent and range as an actress, Erçel’s leading lady status is sure to continue for years to come.

Awards and Nominations


  • Golden Star Awards (Turkey Youth Awards):
  • Won Best TV Actress in 2022 for Love Is in the Air (known internationally as Sen Çal Kapımı)
  • Won Best TV Actress in 2017 for Love Doesn’t Understand Words (known internationally as Aşk Laftan Anlamaz)


  • Golden Star Awards (Turkey Youth Awards):
  • Nominated for Best TV Actress in 2019 for Halka
  • Nominated for Best Advertisement Movie in 2017 for a L’Oreal Paris ad
  • PRODU Awards:
  • Nominated for Best Actress in a Foreign Series in 2022 and 2021 for Love Is in the Air

Social Media

  • Instagram handle: @handemiyy
  • Facebook handle: Hande Erçel

Personal Life

Hande Erçel is a popular Turkish actress, known for her roles in hit dramas such as Sen Çal Kapımı and Aşk Laftan Anlamaz. However, despite her fame, she keeps her personal life relatively private.

While she has been linked to her co-stars in the past, including Kerem Bürsin, whom she reportedly dated while filming Sen Çal Kapımı, she is currently single.

In early 2020, she was also engaged to singer-songwriter Murat Dalkılıç, but they called off their engagement later that year.


Television Shows

  • Aşk Laftan Anlamaz (Love Doesn’t Understand Words) (2016-2017) – This romantic comedy series shot Erçel to fame, not only in Turkey but also in several Middle Eastern countries and beyond. She played Hayat Uzun, a young woman who falls in love with her boss, played by Burak Deniz.
  • Siyah İnci (Black Pearl) (2017-2018) – Erçel portrayed the character of Hazal, a kind-hearted woman who faces many challenges in this drama series.
  • Sen Çal Kapımı (You Knock on My Door) (2020-2021) – Another romantic comedy series that garnered high ratings in Turkey. Erçel starred as Eda Yildiz, a young florist who crosses paths with a rich businessman, played by Kerem Bürsin.
  • Güneşin Kızları (The Daughters of the Sun) (2015-2016) – Erçel’s breakthrough role was as Selin Yilmaz in this coming-of-age drama.

Other television shows include:

  • Girls of the Sun (2015)
  • Tree of Life (2014)
  • Çilgin Dersane at the University (2014)
  • Lovebird (2014)
  • Another Love (2023-2024)


  • Intoxicated by Love (2024) – This recent drama film features Erçel as Kimia-Khatoon.
  • Halka (2019) – Erçel played Müjde Akay in this mystery drama.
  • Azize (2019) – Here, Erçel portrayed the titular character Azize Günay.

Net Worth

Hande Erçel is a popular Turkish actress, known for her roles in various television series and films. She has gained widespread recognition and has a large fan base both in Turkey and internationally.

With her successful acting career, Hande has accumulated a net worth of $8 million, which is equivalent to approximately 29,384,120 Dhs.

DISCLAIMER!! : Every Biography and Contents Published On TheCityCeleb are For Knowledge Reason, Don't Hesitate to Reach Out to Us/Contact for Any Correction || Suggestion || Copyright!!

Post Your Contents & More On TheCityCeleb
Call: (+234) 815-413-5400 || Email: info@thecityceleb.com
WhatsApp: (+234) 703-964-6947

PS!!: Connect With Us On Social Media To Catch Up With Our Juicy Updates; FacebookTwitterInstagram!!