Star TV’s new series “Çöp Adam”, starring Elçin Sangu and Engin Altan Düzyatan, has just started. It is time to take stock of what we know about the series. What is “Çöp Adam” about, and what is the story? Who are the actors of “Çöp Adam” and who wrote the story of the series? We answer all your questions.
Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu, the author of the Turkish series “Çöp Adam
The Turkish series “Çöp Adam” was written by Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu. A psychiatrist and author of successful novels, Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu is known for several other series. Indeed, several of his novels have been adapted into television series. They are usually stories based on real facts. Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu, who draws inspiration from his past as a psychiatrist, has written many stories that have touched readers. His plots are often based on social problems, and childhood wounds that have consequences in adulthood. Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu is credited with many successful Turkish series in recent years, starting with Istanbullu Gelin in 2017 where Doğduğun Ev Kaderindir in 2019, Kirmizi Oda and Masumlar Apartmani in 2020-2022 and most recently Camdaki Kiz in 2021.
Who are the actors of “Çöp Adam”?
Production: OGM Pictures
Director: Yağız Alp Akaydın
Story: Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu
Senarist: Melek Gençoğlu, Su Ersöz
Main actors: Engin Altan Düzyatan, Elçin Sangu.
The rest of the cast: Sedef Avcı, Füsun Demirel, Salih Kalyon, Elçin Afacan, Ali Yoğurtçuoğlu, Hülya Şen, Cankat Aydos, Büşra Çam, Şeyda Terzioğlu, GülizarNisa Uray, Eylül Uğan, Sinan Albayrak
The characters of the Turkish series çöp Adam
Elçin Sangu and Engin Altan Düzyatan: discover their role in “Çöp Adam”
The main characters of the story are Tamer Yilmaz (played by Engin Altan Düzyatan), Peri (Elçin Sangu),
Tamer Yilmaz (Engin Altan Düzyatan)
In the series “Çöp Adam”, Tamer Yilmaz is the main character. He had a difficult childhood, having to work from a young age, but this did not prevent him from having a brilliant education. At university, he met Birrin, who became his wife, and together they had a little girl named Damla.
Tamer started developing video games and managed to make a living from it. He set up a game development company that attracted the attention of an American company that bought 51% of his company for a large sum of money. In “Çöp Adam”, Tamer is very intelligent but rather reserved and asocial, having retained the after-effects of his difficult childhood. His relationship with his parents is also complicated. They abandoned him and his sister when they were still children.
Peri Yildirim Sonad (Elçin Sangu)
Peri is a beautiful and brilliant woman. She is the manager of a bank branch and has a successful professional career. She is married to a businessman named Sarper. Peri has a sister, who has health problems, so she lives with Peri and Sarper. Peri is very caring towards her sister Naz, and she has sacrificed her social life to be able to take care of her sister.
The other actors in the series Çöp Adam
Meryem Yılmaz (Elçin Afacan)
Meryem is Tamer’s younger sister. She is the only one who can understand her brother since they shared the same painful childhood. Meryem is also associable. She did not go to university and stopped her studies in high school. Because of the wounds of her childhood, Meryem does not trust anyone. She has no purpose in life and no desire.
Berrin is Tamer’s wife, they met and married while they were still at university. She has an older sister, also married, who lives outside Istanbul. At first, Berrin found it difficult to accept Tamer’s peculiar character, who is reserved, solitary and hard-working. He does not easily share his thoughts with her. When Tamer sold his business, he did not inform her and Berrin learned about it through the media. Berrin loves Tamer and is a loving mother to their daughter Derrin.
Aysel is the mother of Tamer and Meryem. Orphaned at a young age, she was raised by relatives. When she meets Bulent, she quickly becomes attached to him and sees him as her lifeline. Aysel will be a subservient wife and will make her husband Bulent her priority, neglecting her children.
Bülent Yılmaz is the father of Tamer and Meryem. He is selfish and thinks only about himself. He does not work and spends the money his wife earns. He has not taken care of his children but now that Tamer is rich, Bulent feels that his son should take care of him financially.
Seko is Tamer’s friend. They became friends at the orphanage. He has a brilliant education and works with Tamer in the video game company.
Yavuz is the son of Nesrin, a maid who works for the Yilmaz family. Yavuz is a lazy young man who lives off his mother. Unreliable, he tries to get money the easy way.