Leyla Hazal Kaya (born October 1, 1990) is a Turkish actress.Hazal Kaya was born into a secular Turkish family in Gaziantep. Kaya attended Italian High School in Istanbul, and graduated in 2010. Hazal Kaya is currently continuing her studies in Istanbul. Her parents (both lawyers) divorced when Hazal Kaya was 7 years old. In the 2012-13 season, she signed up for the period drama Son Yaz-Balkanlar 1912 and returned to the screen with the character of ‘Emine’ but the ratings being low, the series was taken off air.Hazal Kaya was born in Gaziantep. Hazal Kaya attended Italian High School in Istanbul, and graduated in 2009. She continues her studies in Istanbul Bilgi University (Performing arts).
Her parents (both lawyers) divorced when Hazal Kaya was 7 years old. Her favorite football team is Besiktas. Hazal Kaya speaks Turkish (native language), fluently English and Italian (advanced), and is learning her fourth language, German.Her favorite directors are Francois Ozon, Michael Haneke, Zeki Demirkubuz and Reha Erdem.