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The Ottoman Sells to GEO TV in Pakistan


SynProNize has licensed ATV’s historical drama series The Ottoman to GEO TV in Pakistan.

Starring Burak Özçivit, The Ottoman (Kuruluş Osman) reveals Osman Gazi’s internal and external struggles to establish and control the Ottoman Empire, encountering enemies, traitors and romance along his journey. The series reached a 30 percent share average for its first season in Turkey and is now broadcast in over 36 countries.

Nitin Michael, co-founder of SynProNize, said: “SynProNize is proud to represent ATV’s award-winning drama series The Ottoman and be a part of the global reach of this fantastic historical program. We found the perfect partner in Pakistan, GEO TV, to give the show its proper attention. SynProNize continues to connect great content to great platforms.”

Müge Akar, ATV’s content sales deputy manager, said: “We are thrilled that our partner SynProNize was able to pair ATV’s The Ottoman with Pakistani viewers. The series is now airing in over 36 countries and is our most popular program to date. GEO TV is a wonderful platform for The Ottoman, and we are confident that their audiences will enjoy the series as so many others have done around the world.”

About Kristin Brzoznowski

Kristin Brzoznowski is the executive editor of World Screen. She can be reached at kbrzoznowski@worldscreen.com.


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