Anıl Basılı was born in Istanbul in 1991. He graduated from the Department of Journalism at the Faculty of Communication in Kocaeli University. He was assigned as production coordinator at Kanal D, TV8 and Dış Yapım. He worked as Digitial Media Specialist at Alfa Publishing Group. He likes to wallow in the grass with his dog Dali. He collects books and gifts for the children living in the disadvantageous areas. He carries out civil society projects. He wrote books titled as Balino, Melodi, Nohut Adam, Kitap Kurdu Olmak İstemeyen Maya, Uzun Kulak, Gökyüzünde Bir Gün and Zürafa Sözü. He still writes about children books in the column called Hayal Bavulu at the Akşam Newspaper.