Kuruluş: Osman, translated as Establishment: Osman, is a Turkish historical drama television series created by Mehmet Bozdağ and starring Burak Özçivit in the titular role.
It focuses on the life of Osman I, founder of the Ottoman Empire. It is also known as The Founder: Ottoman (Worldwide English title).
It follows on from Dirilis: Ertugrul (2014-2019).
Osman Bey confronts the Byzantine-Mongol army with the support of Malhun Hatun. In the ensuing battle, Savcı Bey is stabbed by Kalanoz in the back and dies, which prompts Osman Bey to kill Kalanoz in revenge. Nikola, who gathers troops from the local landlords, plans to raid Umur Bey’s tribe in response to Malhun Hatun’s participation, whilst Umur Bey, decides to exile his daughter for fighting against his will. Looking for ways to break the Byzantine-Mongol alliance, Osman Bey agrees to pay taxes to the Mongols, surprising everyone. Togay, who is strengthened by the lands given to his command, plans to turn this situation into an opportunity to consolidate his domination in the region.
Kurulus: Osman Series
You can find a full index and overview of Series 02 here.
You can find a full index and overview of Kurulus: Osman here.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 28 April 2021.
- Running Time:
- ATV: 120-150 minutes (per episode).
- Geo Entertainment: 27-90 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: TV-14.
- Country: Turkey.
- Language: Turkish and English (subtitles).