No one got an Engin Altan meet and greet when the Dirilis: Ertugrul star came to Lahore. So Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry headed straight to the sets of Kurulus: Osman to visit the historical Turkish hero. Well, the historic hero’s son.
A photograph of Fawad Chaudhry with Osman I, played by Burak Ozcivit is making rounds on the Internet.
The federal minister recently visited the sets of the historical Turkish series Kuruluş: Osman accompanied by his family. It is unclear when this meeting took place but based on Burak Ozcavit’s costume, we think it is when Osman became the chief of the Kayi Tribe.
Turkish actor Burak Ozcivit, essays the titular role of Osman Ghazi, founder of the Ottoman Empire, Kuruluş: Osman
Kuruluş: Osman, the sequel series to Dirilis: Ertugrul, has gained immense popularity in Pakistan following the fame of Ertugrul Ghazi, the Urdu-dubbed rendition of Dirilis: Ertugrul. Pakistan’s state broadcaster, Pakistan Television Network (PTV) is currently airing Ertugrul Ghazi S2.
The Turkish period drama was aired in the month of Ramazan on the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan. Now Imran Khan has directed for PTV to air another Turkish Islamic drama, Younus Emre.
Meanwhile, Kurulus: Osman season two kicked off in October 2020, setting new records in viewership. Let’s see where this series takes Osman I, founder of the Ottoman Empire.