Selim Bayraktar was born in Kirkuk, Iraq in 1975. He moved to Turkey in 1987. After graduating from the Theater Department in the State Conservatory of Hacettepe University in 2000, he started working at the State Theatre. Bayraktar has joined many theatrical groups and theater tours which were held in foreign countries. In 2007, he was appointed to the Antalya State Theatre from the Diyarbakır State Theatre. He has also acted in many films and TV series.
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