The Mendirman Jaloliddin series discusses the story of how Jaloliddin Mangobirdi defeated the Mughal Empire in Jang-e-Parwane and later tried to defend his kingdom till death. This series is the true story of the lion Jaloliddin Khawarizm Shah, who was on the way a real trouble for Genghis Khan. Genghis Khan said of him, “Blessed are the parents whose sons are like Jaloliddin, and blessed are the mothers who give birth such lions.” “If I had a son like Jaloliddin, I would have conquered the world.”
The theme for Mendirman Jaloliddin will be the great Turkish ruler Jaloliddin Harezmshah and his difficult life. Jaloliddin’s father, Muhammad II, tried to defend his state against the Mongol terror, but it was very difficult to do when Genghis Khan and his brutal army was there. Muhammad II retreated to the west. Muhammad after understanding the seriousness of the situation and call his sons and encouraged them join him. After some time, he announced Jaloliddin as next sultan. Muhammad II was soon fall ill and then left this world.
As soon as Jaloliddin ascended the throne, he defeated the Mongols north of Kabul. After this victory, life became even more difficult for Jaloliddin because his brothers wanted someone else to be their sultan and the Mongol attacks became more serious. There will be thirteen episodes of the TV series. This series was shot in Uzbekistan and historians from different countries like Turkey, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan and Iran worked on the script of the series. Mendirman Jaloliddin is expected to describe life, wars and people in Asia in the mid-1200s. The battle scenes in the desert were filmed in Aksaray province, 750 km from Istanbul. More than 200 people worked on the clothes. The spectators designed the shirts in detail so that they could see the real look of the old days. In this series, a part of land alongside Indus river will also be covered. However, in past Pakistan has made a series on this subject named Akhri Chatan.