New drama serial Noor will be on air from Geo TV from 17th December (Monday). The drama is dubbed in Urdu and is originally a Turkish drama Gumus. The drama Gumus was broadcast in Turkey from 2005-07, but it became a massive hit when it was aired in Arab world. In Arab world the drama was aired by the name Noor.
The drama serial Noor also created some controversy in Arab world. Saudi Arabia leading cleric instructed Muslim to avoid watching the show. A Hamas legislator and preacher also spoke against the drama.
Many other Turkish dramas are on aired from Pakistani drama channels. Urdu 1 channel started this tradition. Ishq E Memnu Turkish drama is one of the most watched drama serial in Pakistan. “Asi” another Turkish drama serial is telecast from Express Entertainment. A new drama serial Ishq Jo Ab Mamnu Na Raha will soon air from Express Entertainment.
Update: New timing for Noor drama is as follows from 7th January
Fresh Episodes: 11:00 pm to 12 midnight
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Repeat Episodes: 11:00 am to 12 noon
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday