Sibel Kekilli


This is the official website of the award winning actress Sibel Kekilli

Sibel Kekilli is a German actress of Turkish origin. With her debut in “Gegen die Wand” (“Head-On”) she gained major public attention. She has won twice the highest German movie award “Lola” for Best Actress in “Gegen die Wand” and “Die Fremde” (“When we leave”) and the Tribeca film festival amongst others. With her role as Shae in the HBO award winning series ‘Game of Thrones’ she became widely known internationally.


Berlin I Love You

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Official trailer: Berlin I Love You

Finally we’re getting there. The official trailer for “Berlin I Love You” just got released for the American market. Like in the movies “Paris, je t’aime”, “New York, I love…

Nomination Finnish TV-awards

Sibel Kekilli is nominated as best actress in a drama series for the Kultainen Venla (Golden Venla awards) in Helsinki for her role of Madina Taburova in the series “bullets”….

Interview Variety

On the occasion of her appearance at Lucca Comics and Games convention for the publicity campaign for Sky Italia Sibel Kekilli took also time to speak with Nick Vivarelli from…

Leuchtspuren – For the Love of cinema

Time’s up for a tiny declaration of love to cinema! That’s exactly what Stefan, Florian and Björn were up to when asking people of the film business to talk about…

ZEIT magazine – Imprudence

German musician Herbert Grönemeyer became the editor-in-chief of the 43rd edition of the ZEIT magazine. He was responsible for the whole conception. The result is a magazine about identity, imprudence…

Premiere Bullets

On October 4th the Finnish-Enlgish-German co-production “Bullets” was celebrating it’s premiere in Helsinki. In the 10 episodes Sibel Kekilli plays the leading part Madina Taburova, a chechen terrorist. The series…


The series “Bullets” has been nominated for the Finnish TV-Awards (Venla Kultainen) in five categories. Amongst them Sibel Kekilli for “Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Drama-Series”.
In the Finnish-English-German co-production Sibel plays Madina Taburova, a chechen terrorist, who seeks vengeance.

Nomination for the Finnish TV-Awards