Burak Özçivit was born on December 24, 1984, in Istanbul, Turkey. In 2003, he was elected the Top Model of Turkey and he began working with Model Agencies. In 2005, he was chosen the second best model of the world and he took part in the most important fashion shows throughout the world. That was in the 2000s, and by 2005, he had already begun his journey as an actor which started when he appeared on the TV series, Eksi 18. Before 2010, he would go on to be a part of a few others including Zoraki Koca, Baba Ocağı, and the movie, Musallat. Through his successful career as an actor, Burak Özçivit has been a part of a good number of other productions including movies such as Zarafa, Aşk Sana Benzer, and Kardeşim Benim, Can Feda. His TV series include İhanet, Küçük Sırlar, Muhteşem Yüzyıl, Çalıkuşu, and Kara Sevda. He has been nominated for many awards and has won multiple awards.