Netflix 'The Club': 5 things you never knew about Turkish actress Gokce Bahadir
With Netflix now introducing series from across the globe, get ready for a wave of movies and serials that highlight international talent. If 'Squid Games' has encouraged you to check out more foreign titles, then it's time to add 'The Club' to your list as well. A Turkish series, 'The Club' follows the story of Matilda, a seamstress who is released from prison. Working in Istanbul's most revolutionary nightclub in 1955, she struggles with family drama and the egos of her bosses as well.
As per the logline of the show -- "In 1950s Istanbul, amid political unrest, a Jewish mother seeks to reconnect with her daughter after being released from prison." If you're looking for other Netflix series across genres to check out, you might want to consider -- 'Hypnotic', 'More than Blue', 'Insiders' and 'Night Teeth'.Continue reading to know more about the cast.
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A Turkish film and television actress, Gokce Bahadır was born on 9 November 1981.
Her most notable works are that of Leyla Tekin in the series 'Yaprak Dökümü', based on classic novel of Reşat Nuri Güntekin, a a Turkish novelist, storywriter, and playwright, as well as Yeliz in 'Hayat Bilgisi'.
She is married to Ali Sunal, who is also a Turkish actor. The two tied the knot in 2012.
She has also starred in theatre productions and was nominated by Sadri Alisik Theatre Award for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy for her work in 'Kurusiki'
Her other works include 'Evlilik Hakkinda Her Sey', 'Ufak Tefek Cinayetler', 'Adi Efsane', 'Hatirla Gönül', 'Aramizda Kalsin', 'Kayip Sehir', 'Sensiz Olmaz', '5'er beser', 'My Grandfather's People', 'Yaprak Dökümü', 'Hircin Kiz Kadife', 'Yine de asigim', 'Hayat bilgisi', 'Yol Palas cinayeti' and 'Mühürlü güller'.
Baris Arduc is an actor, his works include 'Alparslan Büyük Selçuklu', 'Çukur', 'Kuzgun', 'Time of happiness', 'Love for Rent', 'Racon', 'Deliha' and 'Bugünün Saraylisi'.
Salih Bademci is an actor, his works include -- 'Plastic Dream', 'Ilk Ve Son', 'Yalanci', 'Kirmizi Oda', 'Istanbullu Gelin', 'Cereyan', 'Love for Rent' and 'Ulan Istanbul'.
Murat Garibagaoglu is an actor, whose works include 'Uyanis: Büyük Selcuklu', 'Long Time Ago', 'Operation Cicero', 'Dirilis: Ertugrul', 'Diger Yarim', 'Cinayet', 'Game of Silence' and 'Bu Son Olsun'.
Metin Akdülger is an actor, his works include 'The Gift', 'One-Way to Tomorrow', 'The Ruse', 'Persona', 'My Favorite Fabric', 'Muhtesem Yüzyil: Kösem', 'Kirik Kalpler Bankasi', 'Clair Obscur', 'Yok, sag ol', 'Farewellcome' and 'Analar ve Anneler'.
Firat Tanis is an actor, whose works include 'Another Self', 'Yapayalniz', 'Leyla Everlasting', 'Ariza', 'Istanbullu Gelin', 'Ver Kaç', 'Kiki ile Miki Alatura', 'Yarinin Adi Baska', 'Cetin Ceviz', 'Çetin Ceviz 2' and 'Rus'un Oyunu'.
The other cast includes Istar Gökseven,Valeria Lakhina, Doganay Ünal, Ilker Kilic, Asude Kalebek, Sezer Aricay and Merve Seyma Zengin.
You can watch 'The Club' on Netflix on November 5, 2021