LONDON: Turkish actor Anjouan Alt الn Doziatنn, who gained worldwide popularity with the drama serial “Derelish Ertugrul”, says he never thought the drama “Ertugrul” would be so successful around the world.
The drama based on the life of Turkish General Ertugrul Ghazi, “Derelish Ertugrul” was a success in Turkey after its release and the series became popular all over the world through Netflix. However, since “Derelish Ertugrul” has been in Pakistan. The drama has broken all records of success.
The drama serial “Derelish Ertugrul” is being dubbed in Urdu under the direction of Prime Minister Imran Khan and is being aired under the name “Ertugral Ghazi” and rumors of Pakistanis’ love for this drama have spread all over the world.
Recently, the play’s hero engine, Altan Doziaten, who played the role of Ertugrul Ghazi, was interviewed by the British broadcaster BBC Asian Network. “There are a lot of fans around the world who love you and your drama,” the BBC host told The Engine.
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The host asked the engine when you were shooting this drama did you think that this drama would be such an extraordinary success and people would love it so much. “When we were shooting the play, we knew in the beginning that it would be a memorable series, but we didn’t think it would be such an extraordinary success,” said Engin Altan. But we are very happy that “Ertugrul” is being liked so much.
The host said that after “Ertugrul” became a worldwide hit, many people wanted to come to Turkey and learn about it. Asked by the host, Engin Altan said that the fact that Turkey’s popularity has increased since the series is good news.
The host said that “Derelish Ertugrul” is being dubbed in Urdu and is being aired in Pakistan where this series has broken all records of popularity. What do you think could be the reason for Pakistanis to like this series so much?
“I think both the Pakistani and Turkish people like well-crafted stories,” said Altan. The host asked if you played the role of Ertugrul Ghazi in the play. Which of his qualities impressed you the most?
In response to this question, Engin Altan said that he was impressed by the thinking of Ertugrul Ghazi, his purpose in life, his power and his principles. He was an admirable person. I am very happy that I presented the life of Ertugrul Ghazi on TV.
It should be noted that this drama is about the great personality who was the father of Uthman I, the founder of the Ottoman Empire. His name was Ertugrul and he is also known as Ertugrul Ghazi. He was the chief of the Qai tribe, a gypsy tribe. The play shows that the 13th century Turkish general Ertugrul Ghazi not only bravely fought the Mongols and the Crusaders but also achieved many victories and victories.