Content Americas’ panel series featured an engaging panel discussion focusing on the global success of Turkish TV series.
Izzet Pinto, CEO of Global Agency, Barış Kılıç, lead actor of the series One Love and Jordan Pinto, North America Editor and Moderator from C21Media participated in the panel where the issue was discussed through the example of One Love series.
The session, held on Tuesday, January 23, from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm in Conference Room One, delved into the intricacies of the rapidly growing international fascination with Turkish dramas, with a particular focus on the acclaimed series One Love.
THE EXPERIENCE OF ‘ONE LOVE’
The discussion, framed as a fireside chat, featured Izzet Pinto, CEO of Global Agency, who shared valuable insights into the keys behind the successful global export of Turkish dramas. Additionally, lead actor Barış Kılıç provided a unique behind-the-scenes perspective on One Love, shedding light on why the series has become a global sensation and its resonance, especially among younger audiences.
THE STORY OF ‘ONE LOVE’
One Love tells the captivating story of Doga, an idealistic character who falls in love with Fatih at university. However, their love faces significant challenges as Fatih comes from a devout family with values that clash with those of Doga’s mother. The decision to marry Fatih instead of opting for an abortion sends shockwaves through Doga’s family, sparking a compelling narrative of love triumphing over cultural differences. The series intricately weaves the lives of two families from different worlds, bound by shared truths.
OBEN BUDAK ATTENDED THE EVENT
The discussion was attended by Episode Editor-in-Chief Oben Budak, who found the event to be generally intriguing, underscoring the global impact and appeal of Turkish dramas. As these dramas continue to gain international acclaim, events like Content Americas provide a platform for key industry players to share their experiences and insights, contributing to the ongoing dialogue surrounding the global entertainment landscape.