Mehmet and Nermin are desperately in love with each other. Both are living in the suburbs of Istanbul, trying to stay one step ahead of poverty by working harder each day. Their only aim is to get married and have a nice home. While Mehmet works as a welder in a shipyard, Nermin is a manicurist in one of the well known coiffeurs. But no matter how hard they try, they just never earn enough money to realize their dream. Ender, one of Istanbul's playboys sees Nermin and falls in love with her. Nermin, not being able to realise her dreams, gets upset, drunk and makes the biggest mistake of her life and spends the night with Ender. She has no other choice than to marry him. She leaves her old poor life and her only real love behind and starts a new life in richness with Ender.

Acı Hayat - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: Turkish

Status: Ended

Runtime: 90 minutes

Premier: 2005-12-14

Acı Hayat - Show TV - Netflix

Show TV is a nationwide television channel in Turkey owned by Ciner Media Group (since 2013, acquired from Çukurova Media Group after Çukurova was forced to sell due to tax debts. The channel was originally established by the Turkish businessmen Erol Aksoy and Haldun Simavi and were originally launched on March 1, 1991, although it commences its test transmissions. A year later, the channel moved its headquarters to Istanbul, Turkey, and were at the same time starting its official broadcasts. Show TV extended its range of viewers by adding more channels like Show Max and Show Turk to its group. Show TV aired many world-known series for the first time in Turkey. Among them were S.W.A.T., The Master, The Rookies, Silk Stalkings, T. J. Hooker, Booker, Roseanne, The Wonder Years, Superboy, Tequila and Bonetti, Doogie Howser, M.D., The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Dream On, Generations, The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, Seinfeld, In the Heat of the Night, Friends, Beverly Hills, 90210, Power Rangers and Premiers Baisers. Furthermore, it re-aired some television series like Fame, Charlie's Angels, The Twilight Zone and Dallas, which were very popular during the monopolistic era of TRT in Turkey.

The channel's personalities include Mustafa Ceceli, Begüm, Alişan, Asuman Krause, Ali Sunal, Jülide Ateş and Çağla Şikel. The channel also aired successful Turkish television series like Kurtlar Vadisi, Doktorlar, Adını Feriha Koydum, and Muhteşem Yüzyıl.

Acı Hayat - Turkish television series - Netflix

Acı Hayat (Bitter Life) (2005–2007) Adını Feriha Koydum (Named her Feriha) (2011-2012) Asla Vazgeçmem (2015-2016) Aşk Laftan Anlamaz (2016-2017) Cennet Mahallesi (2004-2007) Dadı (The Nanny) (2000–2002) Deli Yürek (Crazy Heart) (1999–2001) Doktorlar (The Doctors) (2006-2011) Ezel (2009) İçerde (Inside) (2016-2017) Kurtlar Vadisi (Valley of the Wolves) (2003-2005) Kurtlar Vadisi Pusu (Valley of the Wolves Ambush) (2007-2009) Lale Devri (Tulip Age) Muhteşem Yüzyıl (The Magnificent Century) (2011) Sahte Prenses (Fake Princess) (2006) Tatlı Hayat (Sweet Life) (2001–2003)

Acı Hayat - References - Netflix