Born July 5, 1965 in Bingöl, Turkey. He graduated in Drama from Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts in 1987. He started his professional career in the same year at the Trabzon National Theatre.
For the 1990-1991 season he was appointed to the Istanbul National Theatre, before accepting a position at the Antalya National Theatre in 1992. While working there he also directed plays at the Antalya Municipal Theatre.
For the 2010-2011 season he was appointed to the Istanbul National Theatre again for the play "The Woman Without A Body". He won the best actor award at the Sadri Alisik Theatre Awards 2011 for his role in this play.
He retired from the National Theatre in 2016 having worked actively as an actor and director for 30 years. He played the leading role in over 40 plays and was awarded "best actor" 6 times at various prestigious theatre awards.
He has also acted in over 15 films and received international awards for his film "Dark Cloud". In addition he has also played in 7 TV series in Turkey.
After his retirement from the National Theatre he directed his own project "Ruki", which he performed over 20 times during the 2017-2018 season. He is planning to perform "Ruki" in English at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for the first time and to carry on touring and working on new projects.
Ruki / 2017
Ted Bundy / Ted Bundy - 2016
İmparatorluk Kuranlar Yahut Şümürz / Father - 2014
Güneş Batarken Bile Büyük / Goethe - 2014
Rain Man / Raymond Babbitt - 2013
Bent / Greta - 2013
Bedensiz Kadın / Martin - 2010
Mezopotamya Üçlemesi / 1994
Oresteia / Pylades - 1992
Lokomopüf / Profesör / Humburlop / Saltsinir - 1985
Mucize Doktor (Adil, 2019-2020)
Bizim Hikaye (Fikri, 2017)
Adı Efsane (Hasan, 2017)
Gecenin Kraliçesi (2015)
Maral / Halis (2015)
Karadayı (Vehbi Duru, 2014)
Muhteşem Yüzyıl / Hüsrev Paşa / 2013)
Suskunlar /(Sait, 2012)
Üsküdar’a Giderken (2011)
Kurtlar Vadisi Pusu (2011)
IV. Osman / Komiser Osman Toprak (2009)
Dağlar Delisi (Porsuk, 2007)
Naciye’yi Kim Sevmez (2005)
Uzun Zaman Önce (Salih, 2019)
Aydede (Necati, 2018)
8 (Sekiz) (2018)
Poyraz Karayel: Küresel Sermaye (Amir Yıldız, 2017)
Yaşamak Güzel Şey / 2017
İstanbul Kırmızısı / 2016
Sen Benim Herşeyimsin / 2016
Öyle ya da Böyle / Sadık / 2015
Çare-Sizlik / Hakim / 2014
Unutursam Fısılda (2014)
Buna Değer (2014)
Ölü ya da Diri (2013)
Kor (Kısa Film, 2013)
Tepenin Ardı (Nusret, 2012)
Yangın Var (2011)
Buhar (Kısa Film, 2011)
Bahtı Kara (Adnan, 2008)
REFERENCE: Reha Özcan (foxtv.com.tr, 18.04.2018), Reha Özcan (tiyatrolar.com.tr, 18.04.2018), Reha Özcan (sinematurk.com, 18.04.2018), Reha Özcan (diziler.com, 18.04.2018), Reha Özcan (beyazperde.com, 18.04.2018), Reha Özcan (dckozmos.com, 19.03.2020), Reha Özcan (imdb.com, 19.03.2020).