Some popular Turkish television series are "The Odyssey," "Magnificent Century," "Forbidden Love," "Medcezir," and "Kara Para Ask." As of June 2015, 575 popular Turkish television series are listed at IMDb.
"The Odyssey" is an adaptation of Homer's epic poem, chronicling the life of Odysseus after the 10-year Trojan War. "Magnificent Century" is also a period drama, set from 1520 onward, that follows the lives of Suleiman the Magnificent and his relatives. "Forbidden Love" is a contemporary drama based around a wealthy widower who falls in love with a much younger woman. "Medcezir" is a teen drama based off "The O.C." "Kara Para Ask" is a drama series that revolves around the lives of two strangers who become connected by a murder.