In the last few years, due to the international streaming, the popularity of Turkish TV series has increased with rapid pace. Though Turkish dramas are being dubbed to on-air at local television of UAE, India, Saudi Arabi and Pakistan but hardcore fans love to watch them with English subtitle as well. In this article, DigitalCruch is going to share recent and high rated Turkish drama series with you.

Sefirin Kizi — Ambassador’s Daughter

Genre: Tragedy, Romance, Love Story, Emotional, Drama

Starring: Engin Akyürek, Neslihan Atagül, Uraz Kaygılaroğlu, Tulin Yazkan & Beren Gencalp

Original Release: 16 December 2019 –

Sefirini Kizi is a brand-new Turkish series with getting much appreciation from international and local fans of Turkish drama. Yes, Engin Akyürek is playing the lead role in this series with the name of ‘Sanjar’ or probably, in Turkish, it will be written as ‘Sancar’. The story revolves around a girl ‘Nare’ which is the daughter of an Ambassador. She leaves his lover on the wedding night and tries to commit suicide, and after 8 years, she comes with her 8 years old girl ‘Melek’ in the life of ex-husband. You can read everything about Sefirin Kizi here.

Yes, for the ease of our readers, we have already published all details of Sefirin Kizi plot, timings, cast and other information in a comprehensive review. Hopefully, upcoming episodes of Sefirin Kizi will increase your interest in this Turkish series.

Sefirin Kizi Turkish Series

Dirilis: Ertugrul — Resurrection: Ertugrul

Genre: Action, Historical Fiction, Adventure, Drama, War

Starring: Engin Altan Duzyatan, Burak Ozcivit, Hulya Darcan, Cengiz Coskun, Nurettin Sonmez and Esra Bilgic

Original Release: 2014 –

Dirilis-Ertugrul

Dirilis: Ertugrul or Resurrection: Ertugrul is considered one of the high grossing historical fiction of Turkish drama industry. This TV series didn’t only get massive viewership in Turkey but from other middle east, European and Asian countries as well. The story of Dirilis: Ertugrul revolves around a brave Turkish warrior of the 13th century named ‘Ertugrul’ who is also known as the father of the Ottoman Empire.

Although the lead actor Engin Altan Duzyatan wasn’t ready to play his role in this historical series in the beginning but time proved that he made the right decision. Therefore, if you are looking to watch a Turkish TV series with English subtitles to know historical aspects of Turkish people and culture, then it could be the best choice for you. The 6th season of Dirilis: Ertugrul is being released soon.

Afili Aşk — Love Trap

Genre: Romance, Romantic Comedy, Comedy

Starring: Caglar Ertugrul, Burcu Özberk, Benian Dönmez, Ozan Daggez and Altan Erkekli

Original Release: 2019 –

Afili Aşk  Dizi

Are you looking for a brand new romantic Turkish series? If yes, then you must watch Afili Aşk that got reviews of the best Turkish series of this year. You would love this romantic comedy series with sweet characters. In this Turkish series, Love Trap Burcu Özberk is playing the role of leading lady who gets married to a rich man ‘Kerem’. Yes, for sure, Caglar Ertugrul is playing the role of Kerem.

In brief, if you want to get rid of all daily worries and willing to watch a light pitched romantic Turkish drama then Afili Aşk should be your first choice. Hopefully, you would love to watch this Turkish series in 2020.

Rise of Empires: Ottoman — Netflix Series

Genre: Historical Fiction, Action, Tragedy

Starring: Selim Bayraktar, Tuba Buyukustun, Birkan Sokullu, Damla Sönmez & Ushan Çakır

Original Release: 24 January 2020 –

Finally, Netflix fulfils the demands of its Turkish series fans and comes with an epic piece of series. Yes, with excellent cinematography Rise of Empires: Ottoman is worth watching Turkish series if you want to know about the history of Ottomans. The story revolves around the Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II and his bravery.

If we talk about the main cast, then you would see your favourite Turkish celebrities, including Cem Yigit Uzümoglu, Selim Bayraktar and Tuba Büyüküstün. Luckily, you don’t need to watch this Ottoman series with English subtitles because Netflix aired it in both English and Turkish. Hopefully, you would love to watch this Turkish series.

Rise Empires Ottoman

Sampiyon — The Champion

Genre: Action, Thrill, Drama

Starring: Tolgahan Sayisman, Yildiz Çagri Atiksoy, Emir Özyakışır and Erdal Özyagcilar

Original Release: 2019 –

Sampiyon dizi

Sampiyon is another Turkish action series with a sports theme. Even its trailer got much fame among the Turkish and non-Turkish audience. The story of this Turkish series revolves around a dedicated box ‘Kafkas’ who would have to leave the boxing due to injury. But, don’t stop loving boxing. He dreams of conquering the boxing ring again with his son.

It’s a worth watching TV series, and according to Drama gurus, it could be famous like Ertugrul due to its strong story and theme.

Babil — The Choice

Genre: Mystery, Drama, Suspense

Starring: Aslı Enver, Halit Ergenç, Birce Akalay, Ozan Güven & Nur Fettahoğlu

Original Release: 17 January 2020 –

Another new classic TV series of Star TV Turkey. Yes, it is a new drama by Halit Ergenç in which he is playing the role of an economics professor. Likewise, the other Turkish series of Halit, Babil is also very chic. However, if we talk about the reaction of viewers, then it is mixed because the storyline of Babil is mysterious.

All in all, we would suggest you watch Babil first and then you have the choice to go with controversies. In the same token, there is also good news of Nur Fettahoglu fans because he is also starring in this new Turkish series of Star TV.

Babil 

Mucize Doktor — Miracle Doctor

Genre: Drama, Tragedy

Starring: Taner Olmez, Hayal Koseoğlu, Onur Tuna, Sinem Ünsal, Hazal Türesan and Murat Aygen

Original Release: 2019 –

Mucize Doktor Dizi

This is considered one of the best Turkish series in terms of motivation for people living with any disability. Yes, the story of Mucize Doktor revolves around a boy “Ali” who was born with savant syndrome. Due to this disability, his father doesn’t accept him as a family member, and he lives in several orphanages. But, finally, he completes his graduation in medicine and starts his job as assistant surgeon.

There is also good news for the fans of Taner Olmez because Taner Olmez is playing the role of Autistic doctor in this Turkish series. Though it is a new Turkish series but almost every episode of this one of the best inspirational Turkish series will give an unforgettable lesson of life.

The Protector — A Netflix Turkish Drama Series

Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Fantasy

Starring: Cagatay Ulusoy, Mehmet Kurtulus, Okan Yalabik, Hazar Erguclu, and Ayca Aysin Turan

Original Release: 2018 –

Muhafiz - The Protector

The Protector that is also known as Hakan: Muhafiz in various parts of the world including Turkey. Surprisingly, this mystery fantasy series got too much appreciation from the viewers of Turkish TV series around the globe, and that’s why Netflix has also premiered 1st season The Protector in 2018.

If we talk about the cast, then the fans of Cagatay Ulusoy should be happy that he is playing the role of Hakan Demir who has the special powers to fight against dark forces. His friends also help him in further fights. As the first season was a big hit in 2018, that’s why it is being expected that Turkish drama fans would love to watch the second season in 2019.

Elimi Birakma — Don’t Let Go of My Hand

Genre: Drama

Starring: Alp Navruz, Seray Gozler and Alina Boz

Original Release: 2018 –

Elimi Birakma - Romantic Turkish TV Series

If you are a die-hard fan of exciting love stories, then Elimi Birakma is the best Turkish drama series that you must watch with English subtitle. The story revolves around a girl ‘Azra’ who is willing to become a good chef like her father but after the accidental death of her father she troubles. As I have said, this is a fascination drama then you must watch Don’t Let Go of My Hand or Elimi Birakma in this summer.

Kuzgun — The Raven

Genre: Action, Romance, Drama

Starring: Baris Arduc, Burcu Biricik, Hatice Aslan, Ahsen Eroglu, Settar Tanriogen and Aytek Sayan

Original Release: 2019 

Kuzgun

Kuzgun is one of the most recent Turkish TV series on our list. Radically, the story of this TV series is about the two policemen and their families. One of them cheated with the other friend and took bribe and misled the department against an honest friend. Later, the boy of Yusuf came to take revenge, and his name was Kuzgun. Moreover, if you want to explore more about this romantic Turkish drama series further then, we would recommend you to watch it with English subtitle. You can also go with the original version if you can understand Turkish.

Hercai — A Recent Turkish TV Series

Genre: Drama, Romance, Action

Starring: Akin Akinozu, Ebru Sahin, Macit Sonkan and Gulcin Santircioglu

Original Release: 2019 –

Hercai - Brand New latest Turkish TV series

Hercai is a brand-new Turkish TV series that is starring Akin Akinozu in the role of Miran who initiates to marry the daughter of Reyyan to take revenge of his parents. It is hard to predict what is going next in this thrilling TV series, but it is the right choice in terms to spend quality time in front of TV screens.

Cocuk — The Boy

Genre: Drama, Family, Emotional

Starring: Merve Cagiran, Ismail Hacioglu, Nazan Kesal, Serhat Teoman, Ceyda Ates and Okday Korunan

Original Release: 2019 –

Cocuk Dizi

Cocuk is a family-oriented Turkish series where a daughter of a prostitute mother named ‘Akca’ wants to raise her son in the right manner. In this regard, she gave her son for adoption to a well-known and wealthy family. However, the twist comes into the story when the foster mother of Akca’s son expects her son child.

In short, it is a family-centric but a mysterious story where you will see how things transform after the revelation of truths of different mothers. In addition, the cast is also fantastic and Turkish drama fans would able to see Ismail Hacioglu, Nazan Kesal and Serhat Teoman in this Turkish TV series.

Erkenci Kus — Early Bird

Genre: Comedy, Action, Romance

Starring: Can Yaman, Demet Ozdemir, Berat Yenilmez and Oznur Serçeler

Original Release: 2018 –

Erkenci Kus

Either you understand the Turkish language or not, you would love to watch this comic Turkish TV series. However, it is a better idea to watch this show with English dubbing or subtitle. The story of Erkenci Kus revolves around a girl Sanem who has two choices to marry or have a proper job. Though her dream is to become a writer but her parents, don’t trust her skills. All in all, it is a lovely romantic TV series with the spicing of comedy.

Zalim Istanbul — Ruthless City

Genre: Drama, Romance

Starring: Ozan Dolunay, Fikret Kuskan, Deniz Ugur, Mine Tugay and Sera Kutlubey

Original Release: 2019 –

Zalim Istanbul 

Finally, Kanal D came with a classic Turkish series for its viewers with an epic storyline. The story of “Zalim Istanbul” is about a women Seher and her three children who live in Istanbul. Withal, the story totally changes after the encounter Seher. To explore more about this Turkish series, you would have to watch all of its episodes.

On the other hand, there is also good news for the fans of Mehmet Ozan Dolunay, who is also known as Ozan Dolunay. Yes, he is also in action in this classic Turkish series in a different character. The female lead will also impress you with their bold acting skills.

Ask Aglatir — Love That Makes You Cry

Genre: Drama, Love

Starring: Deniz Can Aktas, Hafsanur Sancaktutan, Yagiz Can Konyali and Pelin Öztekin

Original Release: 2019 –

Ask Aglatir 

With outclassed performances from the cast, best direction and exciting story, Ask Aglatir is getting popular among the Turkish drama viewers. The story revolves around the girl Ada who migrates to Istanbul due to some conflicts regarding marriage. Beautiful actress Hafsanur Sancaktutan is playing the role of Ada.

On the other hand, you would be also able to see Yagiz Can Konyali in the role of a cool-minded boy who tries to help the Ada. However, Deniz Can Aktas is playing the role of the lead actor in this Turkish series.

Yemin — The Promise

Genre: Drama, Romance

Starring: Ozge Yagiz, Yagmur Akdag and Gokberk Demirci

Original Release: 2019 –

Yemin 

Hopefully, none of our readers will mix it with old Turkish series Yemin. Yes, it is the latest Turkish drama starring Gokberk Demirci and Ozge Yagiz. Indeed, it is a great show to watch for household wives, but we will leave further reviews on this drama on our readers.

Halka — The Circle

Genre: Crime, Action, Drama

Starring: Kaan Yildirim, Hande Ercel and Serkan Cayoglu

Original Release: 2019 –

Halka 

Halka is another good action-based Turkish series that got a response from the viewers. This drama series could be the right choice for viewers who love to watch dramas cover the topics of mafia, money and crime. On the contrary, there is also good news for the fans of Hande Ercel who is playing the role of Mujde Akay in this series.

Carpisma — Collision

Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama

Starring: Kivanc Tatlitug, Elcin Sangu, Melisa Pamuk and Alperen Duymaz

Original Release: 2018 –

Carpisma

Do you believe in fate? If yes then you must watch Carpisma or Collision. The story will make you believe that destiny exists. In this TV series, you can see the Kivanc Tatlitug in the main lead where four characters meet with each other accidentally, and a new chapter of their lives starts. In the same token, if you are unable to stream matches of former basketball play Kivanc Tatlitug then we would love to watch him in Turkish series.

Ferhat ile Şirin — Ferhat and Shirin

Genre: Romance, Tragedy, Drama

Starring: Tolga Saritaş, Leyla Tanlar, Cansu Dere, and Yıldıray Şahinler

Original Release: 2019 –

Ferhat ile Şirin 

This is a brand new Turkish TV series. The story of this Turkish series revolves around a trio of Ferhat, Shirin and Banu. Tolga Saritaş is being starred as Ferhat, Leyla Tanlar as Shirin and Cansu Dere as Banu. Basically, it’s a story of magical love where miracles happen to keep the hero and heroine close.

According to the viewers of this drama, it successfully got the attention of fans with its strong storyline, attractive cast and outstanding performance. Hopefully, you would also love to watch this Turkish series with English subtitles.

Siyah Beyaz Ask — Black and White Love

Genre: Romance, Action, Drama

Starring: Ibrahim Celikkol, Birce Akalay and Uzuner

Original Release: 2017–2018

Siyah Beyaz Ask

Siyah Beyaz Ask is the best recommendation for the viewers who want to watch Turkish dramas with some common topics. The story revolves around a female doctor and a brutal killer. Hopefully, you will like to view this romantic drama series.

In brief, the primary purpose of sharing this article with our readers is to give them a little overview of the most recent Turkish TV series. You can share your views with us by commenting below and can also suggest more latest dramas.

16 Comments

  1. Excellent information about the most recent Turkish dramas.

  2. Turkish movies / series all does not have English subtitles I love Turkish dramas please provide subtitles.
    Thank you.

    • DigitalCruch

      It sounds great if you love Turkish series. A number of Turkish series are available with English subtitles at YouTube. You can also find a number of Turkish series/movies at Netflix with English dubbing.

  3. Where can we watch these series. I have watch all the Turkish Movies and series on Netflix, expect Ertural which they just uploaded season 5

    • DigitalCruch

      Fatma, you should check them on their official YouTube channels of these Dizis or Dramas. Yes, with English Subtitle, they are also available at YouTube.

  4. how can I watch “yemin” the promise with eng subs?
    has Gökberk Demirci worked in any other serial
    he is such a fine actor so does Reyhan. I don’t know her actual name

    • DigitalCruch

      You can watch Yemin with English subtitle at The Promise Official (A YouTube Channel). Özge Yagiz is the actual name of Yemin lead actress Reyhan. Here, you can see more projects of Gokberk Demirci. Have a nice day 🙂

  5. How can I watch hercai with English Subs please.

    Thank You.

    • DigitalCruch

      Just paste these words “Hercai with English Subtitle” on YouTube and you will see too many channels there.

  6. Afaf tahmeed

    Sallam,where I watch “Siyah Beyaz Ask  ” with English subtitle.plz

    • DigitalCruch

      You just need to search these words on YouTube “siyah beyaz ask english subtitles” and you will find several channels that offer this Turkish series with English subtitle.

  7. Thanks Turkish actors firstly then TRT makes such historical difference series we all histori loving people have requested that make more series such dririlis ertugrul and kurulus osman

    • DigitalCruch

      Netflix is also entering in this game with “Rise of Empires Ottoman Season 2”.

  8. Love is in the Air left us hanging with the 2nd season , I know is in U-tube but no English subtitles. Is Netflix bring it back or not? Lots of people want it. Also Intersection’s final I think it didn’t solved a proper ending, does it have a 4th season. I love Turkish drama series but this two my favorites I need to know what’s going to happen. Thanks

    • DigitalCruch

      Love is in the Air is also known as “Yer Gok Ask”. Yes, its Eng sub is not available on YouTube but you can find this series with English sub at kinemania.tv. There could be chances of paid videos or many pop-ups ads but I think it’s fair. I didn’t find any news about Intersection session 4 but you can get all news on its twitter handler or here. You can translate it. 🙂