If you have already seen the great classics of Turkish soap operas, such as Feriha’s Secret, Dreaming Bird, Smuggled Love, Hayat and other series that have left the name of the Ottoman television industry high, here we present you a novel premiering in October 2021.
This time we will explain everything you need to know about this TV drama, also known as Destiny or in its original language as Ekizi. Stay and read everything you need to know about this NTC Media production.
Plot of the Turkish series Destiny
The plot of the novel Destino (Elkizi) focuses on Eza, who is a girl who fights for her dreams, however, given the adverse circumstances, she only has the memory of her mother. And what little she has left in life, she wants to take away from her husband’s family, which constantly harasses and pressures her.
Her husband, a man named Harun, and her mother Nermin, take advantage of her all the time because they see her as vulnerable. The thing is, Eza loves her husband, but while he is away, she lives with her mother-in-law, a manipulative woman.
Nermin is used to her son being only her property, that’s why she defames her daughter-in-law by inventing all kinds of stories against her. And the worst thing is that Harun believes all her stories, which makes conflicting situations arise every day and he doubts his wife’s love.
Thus, Eza’s life is nothing like what she had dreamed of. Her mother-in-law makes her life impossible and her husband no longer trusts her.
But like everything else in life, young Eza has two choices to make: give up or fight. And Eza chooses to fight, to fight with all her might. She begins to set goals, and one of them is to take revenge on her mother-in-law.
Season and episodes of the telenovela Elkizi
Elkizi has a single season that is composed of 6 episodes. Each episode is approximately 120 minutes long. That is why, in many places you can see that the series has more episodes, what happens is that they split the chapters dividing them into 2 or 3 parts so that the episodes are not so long.
Cast of the TV drama Destiny
In the cast of this telenovela, it is worth mentioning the presence of Sevda Erginci, who is known for her participation in the soap opera “Forbidden Fruit” (Yasak Elma), which is still in production. In this series, the 28-year-old actress plays Eza.
As an additional fact, the person in charge of the series was Farida Kaytan.
The rest of the cast is arranged as follows:
- Perihan Savaş as Cavidan
- Sevda Erginci as Ezo
- İsmail Ege Şaşmaz as Harun
- Münir Can Cindoruk as Ali
- Gökçe Akyıldız as Songül
Where to watch this soap opera in English
This TV series Destiny was produced by NTC Media, and the official channel in charge of broadcasting it was FOX Turkey. Although other channels can be expected to buy the rights to broadcast it. Beyond this medium, the complete chapters in English of this Turkish soap opera are available in a fractional form on several sites on the Internet. Here is an example.