MIDNIGHT AT PERA PALACE. Turkish series in English. Plot, Synopsis, Actors >>
Midnight at the Pera Palace Turkish serie in English
The Turkish serie Midnight at the Pera Palace is a 2022 Netflix production. Starring Hazal Kaya, Selahattin Paşalı, and Tansu Biçer. The serie is an adaptation of the famous book “Midnight At The Pera Palace” by Charles King. It belongs to the genre of intrigue, period and science fiction.
Midnight in Pera Palace episodes
The serie has a first season of 8 chapters, but it is expected to continue.
Plot – Synopsis
The plot focuses on the story of Esra, a journalist who is sent to write an article about the traditional and historic Pera Palace Hotel in Istanbul.
When she stays at the hotel, she surprisingly discovers a portal in time, which, when she crosses it, transports her to the beginning of the 20th century, a time of upheaval in the world and in Turkey. She suddenly finds herself involved in a political conspiracy against Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder and president of the first Republic of Turkey.
What was the Pera Palace Hotel?
It was him Istanbul’s most important hotel. At the end of the First World War it became the social and political center of the city. His lobby was full of rich Europeans, the aristocracy of Istanbul, commanders of the occupation forces and many spies.
British, Italian and French soldiers were walking through the Beyoğlu neighborhood. Russians fleeing the Bolsheviks, Armenian refugees, etc. Many languages were heard in the nearby streets. And it became the center of the agreements, pacts and political intrigues of the time.
Cast and Characters of Midnight at Peras Palace
Hazal Kaya – Esra/Peride
Tansu Bicer – Ahmet
Selahattin Paşalı – Halit
Yasemin Szawlowski – Sonia