What soap operas dominate the Spanish television programming schedule? Here we leave you with the most successful ones.
The Turkish phenomenon continues in 2022. If it dominated our screens in 2020 and did it again in 2021, this year that has just begun also seems to be marked by the stories of impossible love that come from the Ottoman country. And we love it. Since Dreamy bird poked his head on the television grid, we have not lost sight of any of these fictions.
The 6 best Turkish series of 2021 to travel to Istanbul without leaving home
Love is in the air, My daughter, Woman, Mother… There have been many Turkish series that have caught us and, if you do not know very well what it is that is triumphing now on Spanish television, here we leave you a list with the ones that attract the most viewers. Some are premieres, others are veterans. There are weekly or daily episode. And, above all, what they harbor are many tangles and plot twists to hook us.
‘Tierra amarga’ – Monday to Friday at 5:30 p.m. on Antena 3
Bitter land It has been sweeping since it began airing on Antena 3 and is that the story of Zuleyha and Yilmaz has connected very well with viewers, who do not miss a single episode of their dramatic adventures. His love story, marked by tragedy, fascinates viewers and has come to dethrone Now I fall as the most watched program on Antena 3’s programming.
Its protagonists are Hilal Altinbilek, Murat Ünalmış and Uğur Güneş, three actors who are well known in Turkey and who have also helped fiction become a phenomenon. The story begins when Züleyha and Yilmaz are forced to leave their lives behind after a tragic event. Thus they end up in the property of Demir and his authoritarian mother Hünkar.
‘Inocentes’ – Monday and Tuesday at 10:45 p.m. on Antena 3
One of the great successes of the season has been Innocent. The series premiered on Antena 3 in July 2021 and quickly became a ratings success. In a Turkish scene full of drama and tragedy, this curious story was surprising where all its protagonists have some kind of psychological disorder. The fiction, in addition to telling their lives and relationships, reviews their profiles from a mental health perspective.
Han is a businessman who returns to Turkey after spending a few years in the United States. She has to take care of her sisters, who have an obsession with cleanliness. Behind this disorder there is a harsh family past. Shortly after arriving he meets Inci, a girl who has her own ghosts.
‘Infiel’ – Sundays at 10:00 p.m. on Antena 3
Another hit of the year is Unfaithful, a drama that is positioned as the most viewed Sunday after Sunday. Its good reception has led to even a campaign to broadcast more weekly episodes. For the moment, the chain prefers to ration its broadcast and keep viewers hooked.
What does this fiction have to sweep away? First of all, a strong protagonist like she is Cansu Dere. She plays Asya, a woman who discovers that her husband is in a relationship with a younger girl and that she has also become pregnant. Thus begins his quest for revenge.
‘Mar de amores’ – Monday to Friday at 8:00 p.m. in Nova
Set in the 60s, Sea of loves tells the life of the Akarsu, a family marked by the love affair of the father. Ali is a ship captain and on his travels he meets a woman. When his wife is imprisoned for stabbing her lover, everything will change in his quiet life.
The fiction already has three seasons and more than 100 episodes in its broadcast in Turkey, which is a sign of its enormous popularity in its country of origin. Starring Ayça Bingöl and Erkan Petekkaya, Sea of loves It is one of those series that any fan of this genre should not miss.
‘Elif’ – Monday to Friday at 3:30 p.m. in Nova
A classic of the classics is Elif. The series comes from 2014, but has once again succeeded in its revival in Nova. And it is that, if something triumphs, why forget it? The chain bets on great successes of the Turkish industry that are assured of success.
Elif tells the story of Melek, a servant girl who began a relationship with Kenan, the first-born of a wealthy family. They enjoy their love, but their social differences mean that his mother does not see him favorably. When Melek becomes pregnant, she is sent away from Kenan and tricked into believing that he had abandoned her. Years later, after a life of suffering, Melek seeks help from the family of her daughter’s father.
‘Paramparça’ – Monday to Friday at 9:15 p.m. in Nova
Another classic that does not fail is shattered, a series that had its moment of glory in Turkey in 2014 and has been reborn in Nova. Fiction engages, how could it be otherwise, thanks to its great dilemmas, dramas and tragedies, which do not stop surprising the viewer with script twists.
The story begins when Gülseren arrives at the hospital to give birth after suffering an accident. At the same moment, a wealthy woman has a girl. By mistake, the two babies are exchanged at birth and raised in families other than their own. When the truth is revealed, conflicts begin.
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