Bir Aşk Hikâyesi (English Title: A Love Story) is a Turkish television drama series produced by MF Yapım. It was an adaptation of the popular South Korean television series I’m Sorry, I Love You. The series was broadcast on FOX, starring Seçkin Özdemir, Damla Sönmez, Yamaç Telli, Elçin Sangu, and Zuhal Olcay. It was developed by Özer Erten.
|Original Title:||Bir Aşk Hikayesi|
|English Title:||A Love Story|
|Broadcast Network:||FOX TV|
|Cinematography:||Serdar Ünlütürk, Ali Aslan|
|Release Date:||26 March 2013 – 14 January 2014|
Bir Aşk Hikayesi Synopsis
Korkut Ali (Seckin Ozdemir) is a young and handsome guy who has a poor life in Germany. He is not fortunate all his life. He was abandoned by his parents as a child and was adopted by a couple in Germany. However, he was left alone by his foster family.
Ceylan (Damla Sonmez), on the other hand, is a beautiful and naive young girl who lives in Istanbul, Turkey. She is a fashion designer for a famous singer, Tolga (Yamac Telli). She is in love with Tolga since she was a child. One day, she goes to Germany with Tolga to do a photo shoot. There, she tries to do everything to please Tolga but she never manages to do that.
She gets angry and wants to return back to Istanbul. On her way to the airport, her luggage and money are stolen and she starts to wander around without knowing what to do. At that time, she meets Korkut and asks for his help. Korkut saves her from the gangsters. He finds her luggage and gives her some money.
After this coincidence, Korkut goes to his house and finds there a wedding invitation from his ex-girlfriend. He still loves his ex-girlfriend who has left him just because he is poor. Korkut does not want to lose her, thus he decides to go to the wedding ceremony. However, at the wedding ceremony, he is shot in the head. The doctor saves him but Korkut has to live with a bullet in his head and he has less than a year to live.
After this unfortunate event, Korkut’s ex-girlfriend gives him some money and wants him to go to Istanbul and find his birth parents. Korkut takes the money, leaves Germany, and goes to Istanbul to find his parents and have a peaceful life until he dies.
While searching for peace, safety, and happiness in Istanbul, Korkut meets sadness. He learns that his mother is a famous singer Gonul Karanli (Zuhal Olcay) who has a rich and happy life with his son Tolga. Korkut feels so betrayed because while he is suffering in Germany, his birth mom and his brother live a happy life in Istanbul. That’s why he wants to get revenge on his mom and his brother.
In a love story tv series story, you will explore pure love, romance, mother-son relations, hope, anger, conflict, and betrayal at the same time. Will Korkut forget about his past and live the rest of his life peacefully? Will Ceylan manage to bring happiness to Korkut? Will Korkut take his revenge on his mother and his brother?
Bir Aşk Hikayesi Cast
Seçkin Özdemir as Korkut Ali
Seçkin Özdemir (born 25 August 1981) is a Turkish actor and former TV presenter, radio personality, and disc jockey (DJ). His mother is of Turkish descent, from Xanthi, Greece (Turkish minority live in Xanthi). His mother was born in Greece and immigrated to Turkey. His father is from Sinop.
Seçkin has established himself as a leading actor in Turkey with roles in several the highly successful television series, that includes The Girl with the Red Scarf (2011), Bir Aşk Hikâyesi (2013), Günahkar (2014), Acı Aşk (2015), and Kuruluş: Osman (2020).
Damla Sönmez as Ceylan German
Tilya Damla Sönmez (born 3 May 1987) is a Turkish theater, film, and television actress. She gained worldwide recognition for her movies Sibel and I Am You. Her prominent TV roles include Ceylan in Bir Aşk Hikayesi, Gülru in Güllerin Savaşı, and Efsun in Çukur.
Damla Sönmez is an only child born to parents of Circassian descent. Her father is an engineer and programmer, and her mother works as an architect. Her biggest passion as a child was theater and cinema.
Elçin Sangu as Eda Çaglar
Elçin Sangu (born 13 August 1985) is a Turkish actress and model of Circassian descent. With her appearance in television ads and campaigns, she has become one of the highest-paid celebrities in Turkey.
Sangu is best known for her leading role in Defne in the Star TV romantic comedy series Kiralık Aşk (2015–2017). For this work, she has been nominated and has received multiple awards in Turkey, including three Golden Butterfly Awards.
Yamaç Telli as Tolga Karanli
Zuhal Olcay as Gönül Karanli
Where to watch
Various Websites are Translating this series in English subtitles. Below are the links to the site.
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