Magnificent Century

Magnificent Century

At 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 both the greatest warrior and ruler of his age spread both East and West. With his companion Pargalı Ibrahim, Suleyman achieve great victories. Suleiman called Ibrahim his brother, friend and advisor. The television series shows Süleyman's consolidation of his power: Pargalı Ibrahim being vazir 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.

CAST Halit Ergenç, Meryem Uzerli, Okan Yalabık, Vahide Perçin, Mehmet Günsür
SCREENPLAY Meral Okay, Yılmaz Şahin
MUSIC Aytekin G. Ataş, Fahir Atakoglu
CINEMATOGRAPHY Ercan Özkan, Burak Kanbir, Aydın Sarıoğlu
DURATION 90min per episode
RELEASED 2011-2014

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