Telemundo announced he premiere of the hit Turkish series, Hercai: Love and vengeance, slated for Tuesday, June 22 at 9pm/8C. Starring Ebru Şahin and Akin Akinözü, the internationally acclaimed drama that has captivated audiences worldwide is set to conquer U.S. Hispanic viewers this summer with an epic love tale filled with romance and unexpected twists, steeped in cultural traditions. Viewers can follow the series on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, or join the conversation using #Hercai and #Amoryvenganza on social media platforms.
Set in the ancient town of Midyat, in the historic Mardin Province of Turkey, Hercai: Love and vengeance tells the story of Reyyan Sadoglu (Şahin) and Miran Aslanbey (Akinözü), an impossible love driven by revenge and betrayal. The plot unfolds as Miran carries out his vengeance plan to honor his parents’ death, an act instilled by his grandmother who made him believe his parents died at the hands of Reyyan’s father. Meanwhile, Reyyan’s desire to escape the yoke of her grandfather, pushes her into Miran’s arms. She will fall in love without knowing Miran’s true intentions, and he will discover the love between them is much stronger than rivalry and hate. As a result, Miran and Reyyan will have to overcome many obstacles and confront their own families to fulfill their love.
The series also stars Ayda Aksel, Macit Sonkan, Serhat Tutumluer, Ilay Erkök, Serdar Özer, Ahmet Tansu Taşanlar, Gülçin Santırcıoğlu, Oya Unustasi and Gülçin Hatihan.
Hercai: Love and vengeance is an adaptation from the novel Hercai, by author, Sümeyye Koç produced by Mia Yapim and distributed by ATV, the network that originally released the series in 2019 in Turkey.
Audiences will be able to view full episodes live on Telemundo or on the Telemundo app available on Google Play Store and Apple Store. New episodes of Hercai: Love and vengeance also stream the following day on Peacock.