The Harim Sultan refers to the 46-year reign of Sultan Suleiman The Magnificent, who became known as the greatest ruler and warrior of the East and West. In the first season of "Harim Sultan," Prince Suleyman discovers that his father has died and prepares to take the thrown. The premiere season culminates in the revelation that Alexandra, a Ukrainian slave, is expecting his child.
The series, "Harim Sultan," dramatizes Sultan Suleiman The Magnificent and his reign, harem and court. The young Suleiman (Suleyman) discovers the news of his impending reign in 1520. Unaware that he would be embarking on a reign considered to be the pinnacle of Ottoman rule, he leaves behind his consort Mahidevran and their son, Prince Mustafa, and makes his way to Topkapi Palace in Istanbul. There he falls in love with Alexandra, a slave from the Ukraine. The sultan changes Alexandra's name to Hurrem and pursues a relationship with her, ultimately resulting in her pregnancy.
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