The Turkish television industry is booming.
During Ramadan, which ended this week, many Muslims — around the world — tuned in to watch Turkish TV in massive numbers.
But Turkey isn't just presenting religious programming. The country is second only to the U.S. in producing and exporting secular TV dramas — and they're becoming global hits
A 'Captive Audience' During Ramadan
Many families watch as they gather as they wait to break their Ramadan fast after sundown, says Pinar Tremblay, a columnist for the online newspaper Al-Monitor.com.