Aşk 101 (English Title: Love 101) is a Turkish teen comedy-drama, starring Mert Yazıcıoğlu, Kubilay Aka, Alina Boz, Selahattin Paşalı, İpek Filiz Yazıcı, Pınar Deniz and Kaan Urgancıoğlu. Its first season, which consists of 8 episodes, is directed by Ahmet Katıksız and written by Meriç Acemi and Destan Sedolli. The series became available for streaming on Netflix on 24 April 2020.
A second season is scheduled to premiere on 30 September 2021.
Aşk 101 Synopsis
The story begins in today’s Istanbul when a woman called Işık (Bade İşçil) arrives at an old house. There she recalls the past and friends of her youth.
Back in 1998, a group of young people (Eda, Osman, Sinan, and Kerem) studying in a school in Istanbul are at risk of expulsion because of their poor behavior. They are very different from their classmates, therefore, very lonely. The headmaster and most of the teachers are against them, and only one called Burcu (Pınar Deniz) does her best to protect the youngsters. However, they find out that Burcu is getting relocated, which means that all of them will be expelled after her departure. In order to prevent this, the students unite and make a plan: they will make Burcu fall in love with another teacher Kemal so that she stays in Istanbul. According to law, after marriage, she will be able to choose a place of work by herself. They ask for help from Işık, an excellent student and a girl with a big heart. Soon she becomes a part of their company. This union helps the students change for the better, understand themselves, realize the importance of true friendship, find love and their own way in life. At the same time, their plan helps Burcu change her outlook on life and find true love with a new unsociable teacher called Kemal (Kaan Urgancıoğlu).
Where to watch
Various Websites are Translating this series in English subtitles. Below are the links to the site.