A feature film is being shot in memory of musician Barış Akarsu, who died in a traffic accident in Bodrum in 2007, just at the beginning of his fame. Barış Akarsu was 28 years old when he died. İsmail Ege Şaşmaz, who now plays the famous musician in the movie, was the same age as him.
The songs of Barış Akarsu, who could not hold on to life after a traffic accident in Bodrum, are still in the language of his fans. The life story of Barış Akarsu is also eagerly awaited in the series of making films about the stories of famous names that have emerged recently.
Especially, İsmail Ege Şaşmaz, whose role was closed with his resemblance to a young musician, left everyone in awe of his return to the sets. With his resemblance to Barış Akarsu, it is reflected in the photographs that the young actor is the right choice.
İsmail Ege Şaşmaz, who starred in the movie with Almila Ada, said that he also listened to Barış Akarsu’s songs and would do his best to successfully portray this role.
The shooting of the movie, which also includes important names such as Şafak Pekdemir, Ebru Nil Aydın, Aslıhan Kapanşahin, Burak Satıbol, Metin Coşkun and Hüseyin Avni Danyal, continues.
Barış Akarsu was recognized with the competition program Academy Turkey in 2004 and became famous in a short time. But the unfortunate accident in 2007 cut him off from his fans.