Numan Acar - Biography

Last Modified: Aug 24, 2020

Numan Acar
Nick Name: Numan
Profession: Actor, Film producer, Writer, Director
Best Known For: Aladdin, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Homeland
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : October 7, 1974 (age 47)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Numan Acar
Birth Place: Kozoglu, Kelkit District, Turkey
Horoscope: Libra
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Ethnicity: Turkish
Nationality: Turkish, German


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.83 meter (6 feet 0 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Numan Acar?

Numan Acar is an actor, film producer, writer, director by profession and Turkish, German by nationality. He is best known for his role in films Aladdin as Hakim, in Spider-Man: Far From Home as Dimitri.

Numan Acar: Age, Family, Education

Numan Acar’s birth took place on 7 October 1974 in Kozoglu, Kelkit District, Turkey. He lived in Erzincan, also in Turkey until he was in the eighth grade. He then moved to Germany in 1982 to study civil engineering.

He is fluent in several languages including German, Turkish, Spanish, and English and is knowledgeable about Kurdish, Azerbaijani, and Arabic. Aside from this, nothing is known about his family, parents, siblings, education, and childhood.

His ethnicity is Turkish.

Numan Acar: Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Like most of Acar’s personal details, his relationship status is not known. He has not shared any details of his relationships, girlfriend to the public or on social media. However, he is close friends with Turkish-German actress Meryem Uzerli, who is also his co-star.

Source: Instagram (Numan Acar, Meryem Uzerli)

Although we consider Numan Acar to be a single, unmarried man, he might be married with a wife, children or even a divorced man.

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Numan Acar: Career

Before fame

Acar after completing studies at the German university, he began to pursue a career in acting. He has been active as an actor since 2003. Initially, Numan Acar landed minor roles in short Turkish and German films such as Angelina, Linie X and in the TV series Fast Perfekt Verlobt, Nach so vielen Jahren, Mit einem Rutsch ins Glück, etc. 

This was followed by roles in several films over the years including Lieben (2006), Run for Your Life!  (2008), The Basement (2009), Kokowääh (2011), Schutzengel (2012), The Berlin File (2013).

Source: Pioneer Press (Numan Acar, Diane Kruger in In the Fade)

He also portrayed roles in TV series SOKO Kitzbühel (2006), Dr. Psycho – Die Bösen, die Bullen, meine Frau und ich (2007), Menek?e ile Halil (2007), Homicide Unit Istanbul  (2011), Cologne P.D. (2012).

Finally, in 2014, he landed his breakthrough role of recurring character Haissam Haqqani in the TV series Homeland.

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Worked in

Since his breakthrough role in 2014, Numan Acar has had several noticeable roles. He has portrayed characters in films Flying Home (2014), Point Break (2015), Ali and Nino (2016), In the Fade (2017), 12 Strong (2018), Aladdin (2019), Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), etc.

His recent work in TV series includes roles in Crossing Lines (2015), Prison Break (2017), Jack Ryan (2018), among others.

Source: Los Angeles Times (Numan Acar as Haissam Haqqani in TV series Homeland)

Moreover, he has worked as a director in over 20 films including KreuzGang (2003), Lieben - to love  (2005), Refugee (2007), Ninja Assasin (2008), Mordkommision Istanbul (2010).

Worked with

Acar has starred alongside Marwan Kenzari, Naomi Scott, Billy Magnussen, Mena Massoud in the 2019 film Aladdin.

Numan Acar: Net Worth, Salary

There have been no official net worth and salary estimates of Numan Acar. However, online sources have claimed his net worth to be $2 million and his salary to be $850 thousand annum.

Numan Acar: Social Media

On social media, Acar is active on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and also has his own official webpage-

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