Turkish actors who played a prominent role in popular Turkish series “Dirilis: Ertugrul” have found a huge following in Pakistan.
Esra Bilgic, who played Halime Hatun has become the brand ambassador for a couple of Pakistani brands.
Another actor who essayed the role of Dogan Alp recently visited Pakistan to take part in a promotional campaign.
Engin Altan Duzyatan, the lead actor of the series, has also promised to visit Pakistan.
Burcu Kıratlı is the latest Turkish actor who has teamed up with Pakistani designer Ali Zeeshan.
The actress who played Gokce Hatun’s donned a traditional Pakistani bridal dress for the latest shoot for a local brand.
Check out her pictures and videos below:
Diriliş: Ertuğrul ( is a Turkish historical fiction and adventure television series created by Mehmet Bozdağ, starring Engin Altan Düzyatan in the title role. It was filmed in Riva, a village in the Beykoz district of Istanbul, Turkey, and premiered on TRT 1 in Turkey on 10 December 2014. The show is set in the 13th century and centers around the life of Ertuğrul, the father of Osman I, who was the founder of the Ottoman Empire.
The show has been well received in Turkey and abroad, particularly in Pakistan and Azerbaijan. However, several countries in the Arab world have banned the show and fatwas have been issued against it.