ISTANBUL

Second only to the U.S. in TV series exports, Turkey has appealed to audience from 146 countries across the world with more than 150 TV series.

Entertaining more than 700 million audience from Europe, Middle East, Central Asia, Africa, and the U.S. so far, Turkey is expected to earn $1 billion in TV series exports by 2023.

As of 2018, Turkey’s revenue from TV series exports amounted to $500 million.

Muhtesem Yuzyil (The Magnificent Century), which was exported to most countries among Turkish TV series, attracted over 500 million viewers from 70 different countries.

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