Desi trolls have become worse human beings in solitude, particularly, for celebrities and famous personalities. Pakistani trolls are as lethal as any other troll found in any corner of the world. Their moral policing on Turkish actors and actresses is a classic example,
The Turkish actor Esra Bilgic plays Halime Sultan in the popular drama serial being aired on state-run Pakistan Television (PTV). The serial has gained major traction in Pakistan thanks to PM Imran Khan who recommended it for the masses.
Since Halime Sultan entered the serial, hoards of Pakistani men have descended on her Instagram to moral police her on her posts from. And, since then, Pakistani men never miss any chance to comment on her pictures.
If anyone has closely gone through their comments, Pakistani men clearly seem to be under the impression that Bilgic is actually Halime. We conder, if they also think that Dirilis: Ertugrul is some kind of documentary!
3 types of Pakistani men commenting on Esra Bilgic’s posts
Recently, a girl on Twitter explained what are the three types of Pakistani fans (men, she later corrected), who are commenting shameless on almost every picture and post of the Turkish actress.
According to the Twitter user, the three types of Pakistani men who always have the time and guts to comments on Bilgic’s posts are the ones, a) who think that she is Halime Sultan in real; b) who are cheap [tharkis] as their profile images [exageration], and c) who are always criticizing Bilgic’s health.
However, netizens have discovered more types and gosh! they are so true in their observation as well.
Pakistani netizens are not coming slow on local aunties!
OK, all Pakistani men, repeat after us slowly: Esra Bilgic is NOT Halime Sultan. Esra Bilgic played Halime Sultan only in reel life NOT real life. We can’t believe we are saying this but for the love of Bilgic, we are pleased to do it. Leave the Turkish actress alone!
Bilgic is also the brand ambassador of many Pakistani brands. After becoming a brand ambassador for Qmobile, Pakistan’s largest smartphone phone brand, Bilgic has also joined one of the biggest Pakistan telecommunication network Jazz as its brand ambassador. She recently also tried some Pakistani food and loved the biryani.
Esra Bilgiç (born 14 October 1992) is a Turkish actress. She is best known for portraying the role of Halime Hatun in the historical adventure television series Diriliş: Ertuğrul from 2014 to 2018.As of 2020, she is the leading actress in the crime drama series Ramo
Esra Bilgiç was born on 14 October 1992 in Ankara, Turkey.
In 2014, she made her television debut in the TV series Diriliş: Ertuğrul on TRT 1. Her co-actors were Engin Altan Düzyatan and Hülya Darcan [tr]. Diriliş: Ertuğrul is a story about Ertuğrul, the father of Osman I,
who turns a small tribe of Anatolia into a Sultanate. Esra Bilgiç appeared as Halime Hatun in the series, but left in 2018 because of changes in the new season. She also appeared in Bir Umut Yeter.
In 2020, Bilgiç played a leading role in the film Adaniş Kutsal Kavga, with co-star İsmail Filiz. She is the female lead in the Turkish crime-drama TV series Ramo (2020), with co-star,
Esra Bilgiç began dating a professional Turkish footballer, Gökhan Töre, in 2014. The couple got married on 21 October 2017, and divorced on 17 June 2019. Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his wife Emine Erdoğan were present at the wedding,
Ertugrul star Esra Bilgic muted comments on Instagram for the moral police on swimsuit pictures
Esra Bilgic, star of Turkish series Ertugrul, remembering her past experience, with Pakistani fans and zealots, turned off the comment section beforehand to avoid vitriol and distasteful moral policing. Pakistani fans need to decide if they are in love with Halime Sultan of 13th century with her 100 kg dress or Esra Bilgic of 21st Century with her swim suits!
Esra Bilgic turned off her comments section on Instagram to evade cringe moral policing on her swimsuit images from Pakistani fans.
Despite having a huge fan base in Pakistan, Esra Bilgic confronted a vehement moral policing from a bunch of Pakistani fans when they rushed to her social media following the broadcast of Turkish serial Dirilis Ertugrul on state television Pakistan PTV.
Esra Bilgic getting wise and smart!
Remembering her past experience, Esra Bilgic turned off the comment section beforehand to avoid vitriol and distasteful moral policing from fans.
Pakistani fans of Dirilis Ertugrul started moral policing Turkish actors Esra Bilgic (Halime Sultan) and Engin Altan Duzyatan (Ertugrul) on Instagram for following western culture in real life.
Pakistani fans- inspired by the exquisite representation of Muslim characters played by these actors on screen- rushed to their social media accounts. But the western lifestyle of Turkish actor disappointed Pakistani fans.
Esra Bilgic chased by Pakistani Moral Police:
Pakistani fans swarmed the Instagram accounts of Esra Bilgic with rude and unpleasant comments. They blasted her for not emulating the traditional Halime Sultan in real life. They commented she played the role of a noble and modest woman in the serial.
Then she should emulate that character in real life too. Some asked the Turkish government to take action against Esra Bilgic for disrespecting the ‘Halime Sultan’.
Perhaps, fans expected Esra Bilgic to be living the same traditional life she played in Dirilis Ertgurul. The disgruntled fans went on to say that they have started hating her after seeing her pictures.
However, not only Esra Bilgic but Pakistani social media users even bashed Engin Altan Duzyatan for leading a life opposite to what he played on screen as Ertugrul. A Pakistani fan schooled Engin Altan Duzyatan for keeping pet dogs in the home.
Pakistanis love: Esra Bilgic or Halime Sultan?
Esra Bilgic rose to global fame following her lead role of Halime Sultan in renowned Turkish serial Dirilis Ertugrul. Bilgic remained in all the seasons of Dirilis Ertugrul except for the last season 5. The quintessential character of Halime Sultan heaped praises from fans and followers across the globe.
Esra, with her spectacular performance of a righteous strong Seljuk warrior princess, Halime Sultan, gripped the attention of audiences. With so much rage and global fame of the serial, Esra Bilgic is typecast as Halime Sultan among her fans.