Sibel Kekilli

Sibel Kekilli is a German-born actress of Turkish descent probably best known to American audiences for her role as Shae, the camp follower/prostitute in “Game of Thrones.” She first appeared in the episode entitled “Baelor.”

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  • D.O.B. June 16, 1980
  • Age37
  • NationalityGermany
  • Current Town Hamburg, Germany
  • Height5' 4"
  • Hair Color Darkhaired
  • Eye ColorBrown
  • Ethnicity Caucasian
  • Job Actress
Bio

She actually turned down the role of Shae when it was first offered, but the producers “luckily convinced me and made me change my mind. Although it’s a small part in the series, it is really something special.”

 

Her parents were working-class immigrants from Turkey. Sibel Kekilli is often annoyed by Germany’s focus on her immigrant roots. She said, “If you move to Canada, after a few years you call yourself Canadian. In Germany, it’s difficult to belong. Sooner or later, directors in Germany will start casting without regard to where a person is from. It shouldn’t matter anymore.”

 

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When she graduated high school at 16, she completed an apprenticeship as a public administration employee at the local city government. She worked in the Municipal Waste Disposal Office, as well as a waitress and shop assistant.

 

Sibel was discovered by a casting agent for “Head On” in 2004 while she was at a Cologne s

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