The Great Seljuks(TV show/series, 2020-)

Original title: "Uyanış: Büyük Selçuklu" (Turkish/TR)

Scripted Reality in 2 seasons with 37 episodes

The Great SeljuksRating: 4.9/5 (with 3 votes)
Uyanış: Büyük Selçuklu (pronounced [ujænɯʃ byjyk seltʃuklu], lit. 'Awakening: Great Seljuk') is a Turkish historical drama television series, written by Serdar Özönalan, directed by Sedat İnci and produced by Emre Konuk. It focuses on the life of Malik-Shah I, and his son, Ahmad Sanjar. It tells the story of the Seljuk Empire's structure, political events and wars. In the series Turkish actor Buğra Gülsoy portrays Sultan Malik-Shah, and Ekin Koç portrays Sanjar. The television series premiered on 28 September 2020 and ended on 31 May 2021. The series was filmed on the TRT International Film Studios at various locations including Sakarya, Istanbul and Kocaeli. Turkish musician Gökhan Kırdar composed the opening theme while Kazakh musicians composed other music using instruments from the Turkic world. The television series went through a 13-month preparation time in which details were meticulously planned, although The Great Seljuks: Guardians of Justice includes a few historical inaccuracies. In 2021, the production company Akli Film was accused of mistreating its set workers. The television series has been heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in Turkey. The show has been well received in Turkey, being called a "record-breaking television series", and it... ()
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About The Great Seljuks

The growth of the great Seljuk Empire. An epic journey with love, secrets and struggle for the pursuit of order in the world and justice.

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The Great Seljuks Seasons and Episodes

11/08/2021Alparslan - 3 episodes
This Season about a Sultan of the Great Seltuks. His name is Alparslan. He is the second sultan of the Seltuk dynasty. The serious will mainly explain the key moments of the life of Alparslan
#1 | 11/08/2021Alparslan
5.0/5 (with 1 vote)
#2 | 11/15/2021Episode 2
#3 | 11/22/2021Episode 3
09/28/2020Season 1 - 34 episodes

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: Turkey
Made by: Akli Film
Original language: Turkish (TR)
Spoken languages: Turkish (TR)
Translated into 6 languages: Arabic (AR), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Russian (RU), Turkish (TR)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 09/28/2020
Latest episode released on: 11/08/2021
Composer: Gökhan Kırdar
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"نهضة السلاجقة العظمى"
"Пробуждение: Великие Сельджуки"
"The Great Seljuk Renaissance"

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:43829, Added: 01/17/2021, Last updated: 12/04/2021