Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 21 January 2020OSN, the region’s leading entertainment network, has announced that the new Turkish drama series ‘The Choice’ (AKA ‘Al Ikhtiyar’ or ‘Babil’) will be exclusively airing weekly on OSN YA HALA AL OULA every Sunday starting January 26, 2020.

‘The Choice’ will launch on OSN just one week following its air time in Turkey, to provide its viewers the opportunity to be the first to watch this incredibly compelling series that is filled with exciting and scandalous events. The series will witness the comeback of the talented Halit Ergenc, who played ‘Sultan Sulaiman’, from the series Hareem Al Sultan.


The series explores the life of Irfan, played by Ergenç, an idealistic professor who finds himself in a difficult situation when he loses his job and must support and pay for treatment of his ill son. The story unfolds when Irfan finds himself with a friend in the middle of a heist of one of the most well-known businessmen in Turkey. After thinking they have succeeded, the two are locked in a chase with the businessman who attempts to recover his money from the two.


The thirteen-episode series is produced by Ay Yapim and was picked up by the broadcasting giant, OSN, earlier in December from the exclusive distributor, MADD Entertainment, before it was broadcasted to the public. The series is available in Turkish with Arabic subtitles and is also dubbed in Arabic.


Emad Morcos, Chief Content Officer of OSN commented, “OSN is thrilled to exclusively provide its subscribers with the highly anticipated Turkish drama series, “The Choice” in 2020. The exciting new series delves into the world of greed and betrayal with numerous plot twists certain to hook viewers in and keep them coming back for more.” He added, “The addition of “The Choice” to OSN’s line-up of quality Arabic-dubbed content, is further evidence of our continued commitment to providing world-class content that we know our Arabic audience will connect with.”


The exciting new series features an all-star cast including Halit Ergenç, Ozan Güven, Aslı Enver, Birce Akalay, Nur Fettahoğlu and Mesut Akusta, and can be viewed on OSN Direct-to-Home as well as the WAVO app which is available through Android Mobile, Android Tablet, Android TV, iPhones, iPads, Apple TV, Smart TVs, Web Browsers, Casting and Air-Play for $4.99/month.


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