Turkish dramas have become increasingly popular especially among Pakistanis ever since they started appearing on Urdu1. With mesmerising storylines and on-point Urdu dubbing, it did not take long for them to secure a special place among our hearts.
Shajar e Mamnu, with its exciting storyline featuring two sisters Zeynep and Yildiz who are extremely fond of each other but have completely different dreams. Yildiz’s life changes when she meets Ender Argun, the queen of society. In an attempt to use Yildiz to get rid of her husband, Ender offers Yildiz the offer of her life. Meanwhile, Alihan Tasdemir – an extremely arrogant and rich businessman purchases the company Zeynep (Yildiz’s sister) works in. Soon after, both Zeynep and Alihan begin to have more frequent interactions but little does Zeynep know that she is in for a huge surprise.
The ensemble cast includes Eda Ece (Yildiz Argun), Sevda Erginci (Zainab) and Oner Tuna (Alihan Tasdemir) in the lead and Sevval Sam (Ender Argun), Talat Bulut (Halit Argun), Safak Pakdemir (Zahra Argun), Vildan Vatansever (Aysel), Serkan Rutkay Ayikoz (Emir Yuksel), Baris Aytac (Janer), Can Nergis (Mert), Ilber Uger (Erim), Berk Oktay (Cagatay), Ayesha Gul Cinar (Lila Argun), Nilgun Turksever (Zerrin Tasdemir) and Nesrin Cavadzade (Sahika Ekinci) in pivotal roles.