Has a new release date for Kurulus Osman episode 116 (season 4 Bolum 18) been revealed following the earthquake-related delay?
The world is still reeling from the enormous tragedy following the devastating earthquake in Turkey and Syria, with humanitarian aid and support being sent from around the world.
Consequently, Kurulus Osman episode 116 (season 4 Bolum 18) was delayed due to the broadcast postponement – here is everything that fans of the series need to know, including a summary of the new release date.
Kurulus Osman Bolum 116 release date confusion explored
Kurulus Osman Bolum 116 (season 4 episode 18) was originally scheduled to premiere on Wednesday, February 8; however, due to the tragic earthquake at the start of the month, the new episode was understandably been delayed.
The new episode is now scheduled to premiere on Wednesday, March 1 at 8 PM Turkish Time.
Kurulus Osman episode 116 will then release for online viewing via the YouTube channel and official website, with episode 115 made available from the following times:
“The 166th episode of Establishment Osman [Kurulus Osman], written and designed by Mehmet Bozdag, was expected to be broadcast on 8 February. However, after the earthquake that shocked the whole of Turkey, the publication date of Establishment Osman was changed and it was learned that he will take a break from the screens this week.” – Haber7.
The vast majority of major Turkish entertainment programs have been postponed over the past two weeks, in favor of broadcasting news segments about both the earthquake and coverage of the ongoing search and rescue operations.
This information regarding the delay to Kurulus Osman episode 116 was reaffirmed by outlets including Fotomac, Aspor, Haber7, Haberler, and Takvim; all of which reported on the postponement in light of the tragedy.
“Osman Bey is aware of the danger. He repeats to the Beys that Nayman is approaching their lands. Nayman is coming to turn their homeland into hell. Will Osman Bey be able to convince the Beys to unite against Nayman?”
Bozdag Films sends aid from set to quake victims
In light of the recent earthquake, Kurulus Osman showrunner Mehmet Bozdag confirmed that Bozdag Films would be sending aid to victims of the tragedy in the form of caravans from the set and electrical generators.
In a statement shared on social media, the team noted, “We are closely following the earthquake disaster that caused deep wounds in our hearts. As Bozda? Film Family, in order to support this difficult process in which our state and all aid organizations are mobilized with all their strength and to heal the wounds.”
“We are sending our set caravans, generators, equipment that may be needed in the region, in-kind and cash support that we use in our projects to the earthquake zone. We will strive with all our strength now as we did before. As the beloved Turkish Nation, we have overcome everything in unity and solidarity, and we will continue to do so. We will heal our wounds together.”
The veteran filmmaker would share a follow-up report that the Bozdag Films set caravans were sent to the disaster zone less than five hours after the initial statement; “As Bozdag Film, we have set our set trailers and generators on the road for the earthquake region. We wish them to arrive safely to the region. Godspeed.”
The Kurulus Osman Twitter page would also share a statement from the wider ATV family:
“Condolences to Our Homeland, Our Nation. We are deeply saddened by the earthquake that affected many provinces. We wish Allah’s mercy to the citizens who lost their lives, condolences to their relatives and a speedy recovery to the injured. Get Well Soon Turkey.”
Bozdag would follow up by sharing that ?3 million, 22,400 fleece coats, 3,000 blankets, 3,000 powerbanks, and 300 sleeping bags had been sent to the victims.
Fans of the Kurulus Osman series can help those affected by donating to the likes of AFAD, AHBAP, and the Turkish Red Crescent.
By Tom Llewellyn – [email protected]
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