Hatice Tuba Buyukustun was born in Istanbul 5 July 1982. She graduated from the department of the decoration of stage and costume from the Mimar Sinan Universty. After she met with Tomris Giritlioglu, she started acting. She took the part of "Sultan Makam" in the last four parts. Then she became very famous with the " Cemberimde gul oya" in this film she was called "Zarife", directed by Cagan Irmak in 2004. At the same year she shared the leading role with Sevket Coruh and Yetkin Dikinciler in the ""Ihlamurlar Altinda " series directed by Aydın Bulut .