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           Yasmine is an actress, producer, lawyer, writer, and tv presenter...

         

           She was born in Istanbul, Turkey, and moved to England in 2008 for university. She is mixed race, Turkish/Kurdish/Persian/Native American. She speaks 4 languages fluently (English, Turkish, German, French) and learning Spanish.

           She studied LLB Law with German at the University of Sussex, German Law at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, and completed her Legal Practise Course with the University of Law Bloomsbury. 

            She worked as a corporate lawyer for 4 years until one day, she was scouted online for a tv show. She then started working as a news correspondent, airing on the popular tv network TV8 twice a week reporting from London. She filmed numerous documentaries and reported for many channels, from Amnesty International to BBC.  

            Her transition into acting was a surprise, with her first acting job in a popular British tv series called Red Dwarf. Since then, she has appeared in 20+ films where mostly she was the lead actress. She has won numerous awards in film festivals. She made her West End debut in 2019 as the lead actress in a play called Tangled, which took place at the Criterion.

           Currently, Yasmine resides in London and is also working as a producer. She is the founder of Bastet Productions and to date produced 8 short films and 10 documentaries. She secured televised distribution for 1 of her short films and 8 of her documentaries. For bigger budget feature films, she works as a Production Manager. Currently, she is developing her very first feature film, which is 30% funded. 

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