Ertugrul star Esra Bilgic wins over another Pakistani brand
Ertugrul Ghazi, the Turkish historical fiction and adventure television Turkish series, has won the hearts of millions of Pakistani ever since it hit the airwaves in the country. Besides the drama itself, the nation seems to have fallen in love with the character of the strong and resilient Halima Sultan played by Turkish actress Esra Bilgic.
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#DivaReports: #EsraBilgiç aka #HalimeSultan from the popular Turkish drama serial Diriliş:Ertuğrul has been signed on as brand ambassador for one of Pakistan's most popular brands, #Khaadi, even started following the clothing giant on Instagram, giving people all the more reason to shop at their stores. @esbilgic @khaadi
Both Esra and the brand have followed each other on their official accounts.
Earlier in a video circulating on social media Esra tried Pakistani cuisine. However, the actress picked ‘chicken biryani’ as her favourite Pakistani dish.
The several dishes Esra Bilgic tried included chicken karahi, daal chawal, biryani, and others however, she picked biryani as her number one dish.
In the video, Esra said “Hi guys, I am Esra. Today I am going to try top Pakistani dishes to pick my number 1 Pakistani dish. Let’s get started.” She was first served biryani, soon after trying it, she immediately declared the dish as her favourite. “It’s good, yummy. Yeah. But it’s so hot, so spicy,” she expressed.
Esra was served chicken karahi next. She said, “Chicken Karahi is the next one.” Later she tried gol gappay, daal chawal, jalebi, and other items.
At the end of the video, Esra says, ‘Hi guys, I have tried all the dishes. Chicken biryani is the best without a doubt.”
Esra Bilgic’s popularity increased in Pakistan after she portrayed the iconic role of Halime Sultan, wife of Ertugrul in Dirilis: Ertugrul that was aired in the country in April this year.