“Bitter land”: why this week there will be no new episode in Turkey

The last time fans of “Bitter land“(Bir Zamanlar Çukurova, in its original language) enjoyed a chapter of the soap opera was the last week of 2021, when ATV premiered episode 119, corresponding to season 4. Since then, Turkey has not known anything about the story that starring Hilal Altınbilek, alongside Ibrahim Çelikkol, Kerem Alışık, Furkan Palalı, İlayda Çevik, among others.

In the last episode of the popular ATV series, big revelations happened that in chapter 120 of Bitter landwould be developed. Among them, what will happen to Şermin and Betül after they were evicted from Züleyha’s mansion and publicly exposed as scammers. Furthermore, the night before the wake of Hakan Gümüşoğlu’s sister, the protagonist of the Ottoman fiction was threatened with death by an unknown person.

WHY THERE WILL BE NO NEW CHAPTER OF “TIERRA AMARGA”

Last week, ATV was supposed to premiere the episode in question of the also known as “Zuleyha“; However, the channel excluded it from its programming schedule on Thursday, January 6 and replaced it with the movie “The Great Wall of China.” After that, it was expected that this week the week would return, but it will not be like that.

Hakan asks Züleyha to marry him (Photo: Tims & B Productions)
Hakan asks Züleyha to marry him (Photo: Tims & B Productions)

As is known in Turkey, Many TV series take a break in the first week of the year, after the New Years holidays.. However, this time ATV has decided to give its audience a two week break, since, like last Thursday, this January 13 will not be broadcast either “Bitter land” on your signal. Of course, it is expected that chapter 120 of the Turkish soap opera will premiere next Thursday, January 20, 2022.

On the other hand, it is worth mentioning that ATV premieres every Thursday a new chapter of “Once Upon a Time in Çukurova” at 20:00 (local time). Furthermore, fiction can also be viewed ONLINE and on YouTube with subtitles for audiences around the world.

In this way, the followers of “Züleyha” have the option of following the new chapter ONLINE AND LIVE through the ATV website, where they usually share their content freely. And, additionally, the YouTube channel of “Bir Zamanlar Çukurova” will upload the episode with the option to see it subtitled in any language. They also have all the chapters released so far in their original broadcast in Turkey.

Züleyha, Betül, Fikret and Hakan will be the protagonists of chapter 119 of “Bitter Land” that will premiere ATV in Turkey (Photo: Tims & B Productions)
Züleyha, Betül, Fikret and Hakan will be the protagonists of chapter 119 of “Bitter Land” that will premiere ATV in Turkey (Photo: Tims & B Productions)

WHAT HAPPENED IN CHAPTER 119 OF “TIERRA AMARGA”

In chapter 119, Fikret broke off his engagement to Betül. Meanwhile, Şermin wants to know why; this tells him to ask his daughter, that she has the answer. For his part, Züleyha confronts Betül and asks her to leave his mansion in two hours.

Betül goes to Abdulkadir and tells him everything. The man decides to help her and buy the mansion in exchange for one hundred and fifty thousand lire.

In another moment of “Bitter land”, Mehmet beats the Prosecutor and throws him in jail. In prison he meets Abdulkadir, and asks him to give him the name of the person who was to kill Züleyha and he did not. Later, Mahmut dies by poisoning, just before telling the truth to Mehmet.

Betül is discovered by Züleyha and kicks her out of the mansion.  Then, the young woman goes to Abdulkadir and tells him everything the protagonist did to him (Photo: Tims & B Productions)
Betül is discovered by Züleyha and kicks her out of the mansion. Then, the young woman goes to Abdulkadir and tells him everything the protagonist did to him (Photo: Tims & B Productions)

Züleyha drops Şermin’s belongings and changes the lock on the house. Betül and her mother now live in a humble house. Realizing that the journalists intervened, Şermin grants an interview to the newspaper and leaves Züleyha as a thief of wealth.

In response, the protagonist licks the journalists and demonstrates with documents how Betül defrauded her company with the power granted by Demir. At the same time, news of the death of Hakan Gümüşoğlu’s sister reaches the city.

He leaves a note for Mehmet and goes to Smyrna with Fikret. Mehmet is forced to witness his sister’s funeral from afar. After the funeral, Fikret and Züleyha settle in a hotel. A masked person enters Züleyha’s room at night. He tells her that he will shut his mouth and pay the price.

A masked person enters Züleyha's room at night and tries to kill her (Photo: Tims & B Productions)
A masked person enters Züleyha’s room at night and tries to kill her (Photo: Tims & B Productions)
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