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The Magnificent Century 

Muhtesem Yüzyil (original title)
From 1520, follows Suleiman the Magnificent and his relatives from his great conquests to the "Battle of Szigeth".
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4   3   2   1  
2014   2013   2012   2011  
5 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Halit Ergenç ...  Suleiman the Magnificent / ... 139 episodes, 2011-2014
Nur Fettahoglu ...  Mahidevran Sultan 139 episodes, 2011-2014
Selim Bayraktar ...  Sümbül Aga 139 episodes, 2011-2014
Selen Öztürk ...  Gülfem Hatun 139 episodes, 2011-2014
Mehmet Günsür ...  Sehzade Mustafa / ... 110 episodes, 2011-2014
Pinar Caglar Genctürk ...  Beyhan 106 episodes, 2011-2013
Selma Ergeç ...  Hatice Sultan 102 episodes, 2011-2013
Meryem Uzerli ...  Hurrem Sultan / ... 100 episodes, 2011-2013
Filiz Ahmet ...  Nigar Kalfa 100 episodes, 2011-2013
Okan Yalabik ...  Pargali Ibrahim Pasa 81 episodes, 2011-2012
Pelin Karahan ...  Mihrimah Sultan 76 episodes, 2012-2014
Nihan Büyükagaç ...  Gülsah Hatun 75 episodes, 2011-2013
Nebahat Çehre ...  Ayse Hafsa Sultan / ... 73 episodes, 2011-2012
Sema Kecik ...  Daye Hatun 73 episodes, 2011-2012
Fatih Al ...  Matrakçi Nasuh 73 episodes, 2011-2012
Gamze Dar ...  Fidan Hatun (2011-2013) 73 episodes, 2011-2012
Fehmi Karaarslan ...  Ayas Pasa / ... 69 episodes, 2011-2013
Sabina Ajrula ...  Afife Hatun / ... 68 episodes, 2012-2014
Murat Sahan ...  Coban Mustafa Pasa 60 episodes, 2011-2012
Yüksel Ünal ...  Seker Aga 56 episodes, 2011-2013
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At the age of 26, when his reign began, Sultan Süleyman sought to build an empire more powerful than Alexander the Great and to render the Ottomans invincible. Throughout his 46-year reign, his fame as the greatest warrior and ruler of his age spreads both to the East and West. With his companion Pargali Ibrahim, Süleyman achieves great victories, and makes his name known in the Muslim World. Süleyman called Ibrahim his brother, friend and advisor. The television series shows Süleyman's consolidation of his power: Pargali Ibrahim being grand minister of state, reinforcing the rule of law throughout the empire, meeting foreign diplomats, and preparing for military campaigns, all set against the backdrop of the tension between Christian Europe and the Ottoman Empire. The series also focuses on the relationships among the members of the imperial household, especially romantic entanglements and rivalries. The animosity between Hürrem Sultan and Mahidevran Sultan, mother of the Sultan's ... Written by ahmetkozan

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Young Sultan Suleiman and Yavuz Sultan Selim who other two actors are dubbed in same scene by Halit Ergenc. See more »

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hooked on it ,diffrent special ,wonderful ,and well done
4 January 2014 | by Inaame_1992See all my reviews

i am just falling in love with this show .... wonderful , terrific and interesting true story , from the history .... I had seen a plenty of shows. and movies , ... and noon one. , noon one

could made me addicted on it ...., ! like this show did :) !! ! it' s really really special ,, totally exceptional ....! Evrething 's particular beautiful amazing and interesting : story, events , actors , clothing , art , music , ! Ooohh. my god the music !!!!! <3 What a wonderful music , what a hight taste and rich arts ! The most important , And worth mentioning, that you deduce a real precious life lessons from it... Well done and. great job which respect the taste and the intelligence of the audience


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Country:

Turkey

Language:

Turkish

Release Date:

5 January 2011 (Turkey) See more »

Also Known As:

Suleimán: El Gran Sultán See more »

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Istanbul, Turkey See more »

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TRL4,000,000 (estimated)
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