Distributed by Inter Medya, the anticipated Turkish drama will make its debut on the US Hispanic network on Tuesday, March 2 at 10:00 pm.
Univision announced the premiere of the international hit La Hija del Embajador (The Ambassador’s daughter), an all-new Turkish series that tells the epic love story of Nare (Neslihan Atagül) and Sancar, (Engin Akyürek), a romance that will conquer the audience’s heart as it is put through test by time and unexpected twists.
Featuring beloved actress Neslihan Atagül (Nihan in Amor Eterno) and the popular actor Engin Akyürek (Kerim in Qué Culpa Tiene Fatmagül), the drama will premiere on on Tuesday, March 2, at 10:00 p.m. ET.
The award-winning Turkish drama is the story of Nare, the ambassador’s daughter, and Sancar, the son of a woodchopper, who meet and fall in love when they are kids. For the next 12 years they will only meet during the summer holidays, but a day won’t go by that they don’t think about each other. As time passes, because of family pressure, the two decide to get married in secret. Suddenly, on the night of the wedding, Nare disappears without leaving a trace. Sancar will move on and once again on his wedding night, to a new bride, destiny will strike again as Nare reappears with a secret that will change their lives forever. Despite all of these impossibilities, will these lovers be able to rebuild their epic love again?
La Hija del Embajador was produced by O3 Medya in astonishing locations along the Aegean Sea and shows the main character’s global upbringing as she’s traveled all around the world (Oslo, Tokyo, Cape Town, New Delhi and Ottawa)
The drama received the best series award at the famous Izmir film festival in Turkey. The actors that performed the roles of Menekse (wife of Sancar) and Gediz (Sancar’s best friend) were also recognized, as well as Beren Gençalp (best child actor for her role as Melek).