The famous Turkish actor Engin Altan who lead a main role as “Ertugrul” in popular Turkish series Diriliş Ertuğrul arrived in Lahore on a short visit on Thursday, December 2020 at the invitation of a private business company. According to the report, He will sign an agreement with the lahore based Chaudhary group of industries as a brand ambassador.
He got a great fan following in Pakistan after his series Diriliş Ertuğrul , After state television broadcast a version dubbed in urdu. Within days of the first telecast, the fan following for the series and its actors increase day-by-day. Specially Duzyatan. The story tells the story before the establishment pf the Ottoman Empire in 13th century Anatolia and about their great struggle for its establishment. It has pass 10 million subscribers on its Urdu YouTube channels, and has around 15 million subscribers globally across all languages with over three billion views.
Engin Altan could not met his fans due to a surge in coronavirus in the country. Moreover he met Minister (Wazir-e-Aala) Lahore Usman Buzdar. He was in Lahore as a part of his tour which he signed a couple of agreements with Pakistani companies. He also hold a press conference where he answered questions from journalists. The Turkish actor also expressed his desire to work in Pakistani dramas and thanked Pakistani fans and the Prime Minister for admiring the historical series.
Before leaving Pakistan, Engin shared a letter from his Pakistani fan with s caption, “Thank you Pakistan, see you Next time…”.