Barbaroslar is an upcoming Turkish historical fiction television series created by ES Film, starring Engin Altan Düzyatan and Ulaş Tuna Astepe in the lead roles. The series will depict the life of Barbaros Hayreddin Pasha, a “Kapudan Pasha” of the Ottoman Empire. The TV show deals with Hayreddin Barbarossa and his brothers. It will tell the life of Barbaros Hayreddin Pasha, who helped to sign the unforgettable empire of the Ottoman Empire. Hayrettin Pasha, known as “Kaptan-ı Derya”, ensured Ottoman supremacy in the Mediterranean. The biggest supporter of Barbaros Hayreddin Pasha, who managed to dominate all the coasts, was his brother Oruç Reis.
The series is written by Cüneyt Aysan, Ozan Aksungur and Oğuz Ayaz. The series is being filmed in Istanbul. In collaboration with Algeria, some of the scenes will be filmed in the Algerian Maghreb. It begun shooting in the last weeks of March 2021.
Casting of actors is still ongoing. It was initially confirmed that Çağatay Ulusoy would be a member of the cast, and would have a lead role, although he later announced his departure from the show. Engin Altan Düzyatan announced that he was taking part in the series after he had been caught outside a gym, he replied to the media that he was training hard for the new Barbaros series. Reference: Wikipedia.com