- "I do not go down so easy."
Kalem is an Albanian gangster who was associated with loan sharks in Broker. Kalem appears in the mission Bleed Out, beating up Roman Bellic with Bledar Morina, before being beaten down by Niko Bellic, it's the player's choice to either knock down or kill Kalem.
- GTA IV
- Bleed Out (Player's choice)
The Lost and Damned
- Kalem's jacket is almost identical to the Albanian biker jacket unlocked in "I Need Your Clothes, Your Boots, and Your Motorcycle", but with a red sleeveline instead of black.
- In the online mission, Bomb Da Base II, some of the members aboard the ship resemble Kalem.
- Kalem means 'pencil' in Turkish.
- If you don't knock him out and just walk away, he will shout "Dardan is my brother!"