“Bizim Hikaye – Our Story” TV series is the adaptation of the famous American TV series “Shameless”. The adaptation is not a “copy-paste” adaption, but an adaption which was remade in compliance with the realities of Turkish society. “Bizim Hikaye – Our Story” TV series ended with the final episode on May 23, 2019. Fox TV broadcasted the series every Thursday. Bizim Hikaye -Our Story- has been one of the most popular Turkish series in Turkey
Here We Go With The Summary of Bizim Hikaye – Our Story
Filiz (played by Hazal Kaya) a protagonist who has been struggling to survive. She lives with her siblings in one of the poor neighbourhoods of the city. She is the eldest child of the family who has looked after her five younger siblings. When she is younger, her mother left them and her father is addicted to alcohol.
One day a mysterious young and handsome man Barış (played by Burak Deniz) enters into her life and he does his best to win the heart of Filiz. Subsequently, Barış becomes a part of the family. However, Filiz believes that there is no place for love in her life considering the difficult life she’s been leading and she tries to ignore her feelings.
The 6 siblings try to keep each other happy despite their father Fikri (played by Reha Özcan). Fikri devotes and wastes his life to just drinking and making money from the easy way.
Bizim Aile: 2 Seasons and 70 Episodes fulfilled with joy
The first season of the series began with the first episode on the 14th of September, 2017. The first season consisted of 37 episodes (section 1-37) and ended with the season finale on the 7th of June, 2018. The 2nd season began with the 38th episode on the 13th of September, 2018 and ended with the final episode (70th episode) on the 23rd of May, 2019.
Bizim Hikaye – “Our Story” Main Characters
Filiz (played by Hazal Kaya) is Fikri Elibol’s eldest child. She is also the sister of Rahmet (played by Yağız Can Konyalı), Hikmet (played by Nejat Uygur), Fikret (played by Alp Akar), Kiraz (played by Zeynep Selimoğlu) and Ismet (played by Ömer Sevgi). Her mother left the house, so she is left with 5 younger siblings.
She did not go to school in order to be able to look after her siblings and worked many jobs. When she goes to his neighbour’s wedding, she meets Barış as he was about to crush her with his car. One thief steals her bag and Barış runs after him to get that bag back. Barış succeeds in returning the bag from the thief.
After that day, Barış asks Filiz to come with him for dinner. At first, she refuses his offer but then accepts it. Thus, the story of Filiz and Barış begins.
Barış (played by Burak Deniz) is the son of Servet Aktan and Ayla Angın. He is the leader of a car theft gang. He is known to some people as Barış. One evening he meets Filiz. He then tries to take Filiz to dinner. Filiz accepts his offer. He convinces Filiz that he works as a valet that he is an orphan (Filis is going to learn that these are lies) and that his name is Barış. Later, he starts living near Filiz’s house.
Fikri Elibol: Father of 6 Siblings
Fikri Elibol (played by Reha Özcan) is the husband of Şükran; and father of Filiz, Rahmet, Hikmet, Kiraz, Fikret and İsmet. Instead of trying to work and earn, he has given himself up to the beer only when he has money to afford it. He leaves his house and her children and began to live in the house of Şeyma. Due to excessive alcohol consumption, he contracts cirrhosis.
Rahmet Elibol (played by Yağız Can Konyalı) is a high school student. Rahmet is a very successful and intelligent teenager in his class. However, school success does not mean much for him. He uses the school and his friends to earn money, sometimes gives exams on behalf of other students and gives special lessons to students in order to earn money and contribute to the home.
Rahmet is a young person with depth and perception. He does not take his intellect and his abilities seriously, and her sister, Filiz, is afraid that he will be ‘wasting away’ this way. The young man supports his sister in everything and is fond of his brothers. Rahmet is anxious because of his mother’s disappearance. The younger brother of Filiz works in high school at the same time.
Struggling with Life Despite Their Young Ages
Hikmet (played by Nejat Uygur) is a high school student. He is an introverted, emotional and shy boy. He works at the market and contributes to the home during his extended stay. Because Hikmet is the most similar to his mother, gets the most out of his father’s anger and is constantly exposed to his bullying.
He is in love with the wife of the market owner Esra, who is older than him. It is unclear whether this love will be platonic or whether Hikmet will take action. He does not trust himself, nor like his physical appearance. The young boy is closed and silent.
Child Stars of Bizim Hikaye – Our Story Are Shining!‚
Fikret (played by Alp Akar) is a secondary school student. He is energetic, aggressive and an active boy. Fikret is the most upscale guy on the street. The boy is an introverted child who does not reveal his feelings. He is also indifferent to his father, takes his elder brothers as a role models. The child is aware of his hard life as well as others.
Kiraz (played by Zeynep Selimoğlu) is a secondary school student. She is far more mature than her age. Kiraz is incredibly sensitive and well-intentioned. Helps her older sister to care for housework and younger siblings. Unlike her other siblings, she is fond of her father, always approaching him with compassion and love. Kiraz’s place for Fikri (her father) is separate, believing that he is the only one who loves her.
İsmet (played by Ömer Sevgi) is the youngest boy in the house. He is a calm and harmonious child. His father thinks he will save himself from this poor life, which they are stuck into, by becoming a handsome actor. He is in need of having a mother as the youngest child in the house, and İsmet is the first to warm up to his mother when she returns.
“Bizim Hikaye – Our Story” Left Its Mark on Latin America!
On March, “Latina Turkish Awards” Latin America Turkish TV Series awards was held in Peru. The members of the jury and the votes of fans of the TV series from Chili, Argentina and Peru awarded both Bizim Hikaye -Our Story– and its players in many different fields. So the TV Series gained an unforgettable success at night.
Bizim Hikaye –Our Story- brought 11 prizes out of 22 to home at the award ceremony. The award ceremony has been traditionally organizing in Peru. The TV series reached to “Best TV Series” award as well as Hazal Kaya won the “Best Actress” award at the ceremony.
Our Story -Bizim Hikaye- Says Goodbye to Screens With Final Episode
After 2 seasons and 70 episodes, Bizim Hikaye -Our Story- said goodbye to its audiences. So what happens in the finale episode? In order to avoid spoilers, we are contented with telling that be ready for a happy end! Fikri arises from the dead and faces with his past. He decides to be a responsible man and a father and does his best to make problems through. Filiz, on the other hand, makes an afford for her siblings until she gives birth! Committed lovers Filiz and Barış keep supporting and back one another. However, as soon as they embrace their baby, a big surprise will be waiting for them!
Where Can I Watch Bizim Hikaye -Our Story- TV Series
Since the series ended, now you can watch it on the official website of the TV series on Fox TV (www.fox.com.tr/Bizim-Hikaye/bolumler). Another option is to watch the series on the Bizim Hikaye -Our Story- official Youtube page