Humayun Saeed, Adnan Siddiqui meet Ertugrul team in Turkey

Popular Pakistani actors Humayun Saeed, Adnan Siddiqui, and Reema Khan have met a team of famous Turkish drama Dirilis: Ertugrul on their visit to Turkey. 

Celal Al, a Turkish actor who played Abdur Rehman in Dirilis: Ertugurl, shared some photos on his Instagram. In the photos, Humayun Saeed, Adnan Siddiqui, Reema Khan, and model Sadia Khan can be seen enjoying a meal with the Turkish team.

Reema had earlier shared a photo she had with Ertugrul’s production team. However, it has still not been revealed if a new project is being planned.

Dirilis Ertugrul had shattered popularity records in Pakistan. The serial proved to be a huge success for PTV with the broadcast of its first episode. As per the statistics shared by PTV, Ertugrul Ghazi trended top on Pakistan’s social media.

The first episode of Ertugrul Ghazi received 318,000 views and still counting. Moreover, PTV Home had registered an exponential rise in its viewership and subscription on YouTube.  

The play ‘Ertugrul’ highlights Islamic history and culture which has been neglected by the local media and vehemently shunned in the West. Turkish dramas reflect its culture and are the country’s most well known cultural exports.

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Turkish television dramas are among the world’s lengthiest ranging between 120 and 150 minutes per episode. The television industry has played a pivotal role in increasing Turkey’s popularity in Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and North Africa.