Turkey’s most popular television series Magnificent Century to air on Chinese TV
ISTANBUL- Hürriyet Daily News
The famous series is now in China.Turkey’s internationally renowned television series “Muhteşem Yüzyıl” (The Magnificent Century) will be aired on Chinese television, daily Hürriyet reported yesterday. The series has been sold to China after Balkan countries, the Middle East and Russia. The series is also the first Turkish TV series sold to Italy.
“Muhteşem Yüzyıl,” which follows the lives of the Ottoman ruler Süleyman the Magnificent, played by Halit Ergenç, and his love, Hürrem Sultan, played by Meryem Uzerli, has been seen in more than 40 countries.
The series has recently become a current issue as Uzerli left the country to seek treatment at a clinic in Berlin for burnout. Producers announced that she would not come back to the series.