FAQ About Turkish TV Series

Turkish TV Series
10 months ago | gizem

Are there any Turkish TV series that have won international awards?

Yes, several Turkish TV series have received recognition and awards at international film and television festivals. These awards highlight the quality of Turkish television production and the global appeal of Turkish series. Here are a few examples of Turkish TV series that have won international awards:

  • "Ezel" (2009-2010): "Ezel" won the Best Telenovela award at the 39th International Emmy Awards in 2011. The series is known for its complex storyline and compelling characters.
  • "Muhteşem Yüzyıl" (Magnificent Century) (2011-2014): This historical drama series received acclaim and won various international awards for its production and performances. It became a global sensation and was particularly popular in the Middle East and Latin America.
  • "Kara Para Aşk" (Black Money Love) (2014-2015): This series received recognition at the Seoul International Drama Awards and won the Special Jury Award in 2015. It gained a significant international following.
  • "20 Dakika" (20 Minutes) (2013): The lead actress, Tuba Büyüküstün, received the Best Actress award at the 2nd International Emmy Awards in 2014 for her role in this series.
  • "Medcezir" (2013-2015): This adaptation of the American TV series "The O.C." gained popularity in Turkey and the Middle East and received attention at international festivals.
  • "Paramparça" (Broken Pieces) (2014-2017): This family drama series received international recognition, including awards at the Seoul International Drama Awards.
  • "Gülbeyaz" (2002-2003): This series won the Best Drama Series award at the Seoul International Drama Awards in 2004.