Tolgahan Sayışman was born in Istanbul on 17 December 1981.
Tolgahan whose father is from Salonika, mother from Trabzon completed high school education at Kadıköy İntaş High School and undergraduate education at Business Faculty of Doğus University.
Sayışman was elected as ‘Model of the Future’ for Best Model of Turkey in 2001 and when he participated the contest again in 2002, he came 2nd. After that Tolga Sayışman continued his carrier abroad for a while and he was the first Turkish model that took the podium at Paris Haute Couture. Then in the year of 2005 he won the world’s first place at Manhunt International which is the world’s most important men’s contest where he presented Turkey. With this huge success he broke new ground at Turkey and drew attention immediately. In order to develop himself for his ideal career at acting, he got training for acting from many important persons of theatre and cinema.
He continues his career as an actor.