Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ (Turkish pronunciation: [kɯvantʃ tatɫɯtuː]; born October 27, 1983) is a Turkish actor and model.
Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ was born in Adana in southern Turkey. He has four siblings. The name Kıvanç means “pride” in Turkish and Tatlıtuğ is a portmanteau of the Turkish words tatlı (meaning “sweet”) and tuğ (the tail of a horse). Kıvanç was sent to Yenice Çağ Private High School by his family where he excelled in basketball. Due to his father’s illness, Kıvanç and his family moved to Istanbul so his father could get the proper treatment. In Istanbul, he joined Fenerbahçe Ülker sports club as an amateur basketball player. Tatlıtuğ is of Bosnian ancestry.
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(to go to the dress-up doll)