TUGBA TIRPAN by Michael Shelford
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68 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N 4HG
Phone: 07540 690676
Mobile: 07739 761420
E-mail: chris@csmagt.com
WWW: www.csmagt.com
E-mail: camilla@csmagt.com
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:7st. 9lb. (49kg)
Playing Age:25 - 35 years
Appearance:Latin American, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Nationality:Turkish, British
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Velvety


Currently filming Holy Men (Welsh Film Board & BFI), a female led feature, in which she plays the protagonist.

2019, Feature Film, Zeynep (lead), Holy Men, Old Grog Films & Welsh Film Board, Ozgur Uyanik
2018, Stage, Various Roles, Pericles, Royal National Theatre (Olivier Theatre), Emily Lim
2018, Film, Sasha (lead), Sandburn, Sherwood Road Studios & Warner Bros, Andrew Ellinas
2018, Stage, Poet, 7 Husbands of Hurmuz, Arcola Theatre, Naz Yeni
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Kari, Journey, Royal National Theatre, Brian Mullin
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Oleksandra, Moving Stories, Tara Arts & National Theatre, James Meteyard
2017, Voice Over, Air Stewardess, The State, Channel 4, Peter Kosminsky
2017, Stage, Villager, Goats, Royal Court Theatre, Hamish Pirie
2017, Stage, Various Roles, Cholera Street, Arcola Theatre, Aylin Bozok
2017, Stage, Multiple Roles, Pluto's Kitchen, Block Universe, Isil Egrikavuk
2016, Stage, Coryphaeus, Children of War, Arcola Theatre & The British Museum, Aylin Bozok
2016, Stage, Anchorwoman 1&2&3, Long Live Pale Orange!, RWCA, Ada Burke
2016, Film, Maya Simmons / Silent Name (lead), The Silent Name, The Right Moment Productions, Hamish Nichols
2016, Film, Psychiatrist II (lead), Counselling, Xtinct Films, Chris Waller
2016, Film, Controller (lead), The Way Down, Chroma Code Studio, Alex Curtis
2015, Educational, Presenter, United Nations Human Rights, Balik Arts & UN, Serkan Nihat
2013, Television, Muge, The Memefemi's, BBC (Pilot), Steve Finn
2012, Radio, Radio Presenter (Live), The Art'y Show, London Turkish Radio
2011, Stage, Sofia, The Virginity Project, Camden Theatres, Chris Mellor
2000, Stage, The Narrator, Won't Pay? Won't Pay! by Dario Fo, AST Turkey


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Arab, Farsi, French, Italian, Latin American, Middle Eastern, Persian, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish
(* = Native/Fluent)
Arabic, English*, Kurdish, Spanish, Turkish*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Belly Dancing
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, British Action Academy-Warrior Phase I, Dubbing, Laban Training, Motion Capture, Radio Drama, Radio Presenting, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Bowling, Camel-riding, Cycling, Fencing, Jiu Jitsu, Pilates, Stage Combat, Sword Fighting, Tai Chi, Yoga
Other Skills:Animal Handling, Camera Operator, Computer Literate, Director, Filmmaker, Interpreter, IT Literate, Mixologist, Motion Capture, Photography-Professional, Translating, Translator, Video Gaming


BA (Hons) Istanbul Bilgi University, Film & TV Acting and Directing, 3 years, 2004 - 2007 (full scholarship)

Eric Morris System, American Method Acting, New York 2013-2014

British Action Academy - Warrior Screen Combat Certificate 2014