Cover of the Turkish series Tutsak

Tutsak is a Turkish series released in 2017 that, until today, has gone somewhat unnoticed in public opinion; however, it is a TV drama worth watching, and more, if you are a fan of the Turkish series.

Therefore, on this occasion, we want to present to you everything you should know about this telenovela, which is also known as Captive. We will tell you from its synopsis to the channels where you can watch its complete chapters in English. So, without further ado, we invite you to stay and read.

WATCH ALL FULL EPISODES: If you want to see all the complete episodes in English, we explain it at the end of the article.

Plot of the Turkish series Tutsak

The story of the TV drama Tutsak revolves around Elif, a beautiful, cheerful and proud young woman, whose wish is to be able to have a life full of hope. However, life does not smile on her, and one-day misfortune strikes her when her family dies.

This circumstance forces the young woman to marry Sudullah, a man 30 years older than her, who keeps her subdued, forbidding her to leave the house, keeping her under constant threat, and blackmailing her with revealing dark secrets of her family.

This is how Elif begins to live like a prisoner, she finds herself captive in her own home, prey to a man who has done nothing but takes advantage of her situation.

Elif’s life takes a turn when Sudullah robs the Gurhan family bank and goes on the run, thus disappearing from Elif’s life. So now the young girl is left alone and helpless in a world foreign to her.

But, one day she will meet Bahadir, who reaches out to her and helps her by bringing her into the Gurhan family, the family for whom Elif will work. There she meets Kenan, the son of the Gurhans, who takes an interest in Elif.

This is how this drama will unfold and, through its story and characters, will keep you captivated throughout its episodes.

Seasons and episodes

Turkish series Tutsak premiered in 2017 and has a single season composed in turn of 44 episodes. It is a short-lived soap opera that you will be able to watch in full in a few days.


The director of the soap opera Prisoner is Serhan Şahin. Meanwhile, the top cast of the soap opera is arranged as follows:

  • Pamir Pekin as Kenan
  • Gülper Özdemir as Elif
  • Caner Şahin as Bahadır
  • Ayda Aksel as Leman
  • Seray Gözler as Sevim
  • Özcan Varaylı as Enver

Where to watch the TV drama Tutsak in English

The official broadcast channel for the series Tutsak is FOX. However, you can also watch the series online on the various websites and platforms available on the internet. Take a look at the following link:

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