Kaan Urgancıoğlu was born on 8 May 1981 in İzmir, Turkey. Urgancıoğlu’s father is Turkish and his mother is a Turkish citizen of maternal Albanian and paternal Syrian Arab descent.He went to school at the Private Turkish College Secondary School and the American College.After graduating from highschool, he moved to Istanbul in 2000 and studied at the Marmara University‘s Finance Department.Kaan Urgancıoğlu started to study cinema as well as university education. He graduated after 7 years.In 2002, while still at university, he started to work as an actor on the recommendation of actress Demet Akbağ, a family friend.Urgancıoğlu had his first role as the lead on Karaoğlan, which was broadcast on Kanal D TV. In 2008 he went to the United States and studied acting there for 6 months. He is best known for playing Emir Kozcuoğlu in Endless Love.