Turkish series have shown us their incredible potential to develop charismatic and compelling stories that are gaining more and more fans every day and the soap opera “My Sweetest Lie” is no exception. And no wonder, since Turkish series have attracted and trapped a large number of viewers, who are more and more enchanted by Turkish soap operas.
One of those great audiovisual works as far as Turkish series are concerned is “Benim Tatlı Yalanım” known in English as: “My Sweet Lie” or “Sweet Revenge”. This novel is more than a romance, it is also a love story between father and daughter told in the most touching way possible.
Plot of the Turkish TV series “My Sweet Lie”
The plot of this series centers on Nejat, who is an advertising executive living peacefully with his daughter Kayra after her mother abandoned them when the girl was just a baby.
However, Nejat has been careful to keep this secret and has led the girl to believe that her mother is actually in Africa on a mission to help needy children and that she will soon return.
One day Nejat, in his quest to find a suitable place to shoot a commercial, enters a bakery whose owner is called Suna, who throws him out of the place thinking that he is a real estate speculator.
However, after repenting for her attitude, she goes to Nejat’s house to apologize for what happened, however, little Kayra who is on her birthday is very happy to see her, and Nejat makes her believe that Suna is her mother, thus starting a charming romance movie.
Seasons and episodes
This series faithful to the style of Turkish soap operas do not extend too much in terms of a number of seasons and episodes, but contrary to what we are used to in Western series, this novel is really short and with a very well-drawn plot.
The story unfolds from beginning to end in a single season composed of 28 episodes, each lasting approximately 120 minutes. The series aired from June 13, 2019 to December 28, 2019.
- Furkan Palalı as Nejat Yılmaz
- Aslı Bekiroğlu as Suna Doğan
- Lavinya Ünlüer as Kayra Yılmaz
- Gonca Sarıyıldız as Hande Eymen
- Aslı İnandık as Saniye Doğan
- Cem Zeynel Kılıç as Hayri Hiçdurmaz
- Sadi Celil Cengiz as Rafet Doğan
Where to watch online this series in English
The official broadcasting channel of this drama is Star TV. In addition, you can watch the series and all the full episodes in English on various online platforms such as the one shown below. Of course, the quality of the series may be far from the best, after all, it is always better to opt for original products.