The devastating earthquake that struck Turkiye last Monday claimed the lives of Çağdaş Çankaya and his wife Zilan Tigris, who were both well-known figures in their respective fields.
Çağdaş was a central character in the popular Turkish series “Kuruluş: Osman”, while Zilan was a talented musician. The unfortunate news of their passing was confirmed by the production company Bozdağ Films on their official Instagram account, leaving many hearts heavy in the aftermath of the disaster.
The caption reads: “We extend our sincerest condolences to the family and loved ones of Çağdaş Çankaya, his wife, and all those who lost their lives in the earthquake. May they rest in peace and may God have mercy on their souls.”
Çankaya was known for his portrayal of an important soldier at Konya Palace in the series.