Bizim Hikaye, meaning Our Story, is the Turkish adaptation of Shameless. It is going to be shown in the TV channel Fox (Turkey). The characters are:
Fikri (Frank Gallagher) - Played by Reha Ozcan. Fikri means intellectual. Fikri is the alcoholic father of the Gallagher family. The Turkish surname for Gallagher has not been revealed yet.
Filiz (Fiona Gallagher) - Played by Hazal Kaya. Filiz means sprout. Filiz is the eldest sister of the Gallaghers, she looks after her five siblings.
Rahmet (Phillip Gallagher) - Played by Yagizcan Konyali. Rahmet means God's mercy. Rahmet has an advanced intelligence.
Hikmet (Ian Gallagher) - Played by Nejat Uygur. Hikmet means wisdom. Hikmet experiences a forbidden love despite his young age. Whether his partner is a male like Micky Maguire or not has not been revealed yet, as other Turkish series adapted from American series have changed the sexual orientation of the gay characters so far.
Kiraz (Debbie Gallagher) - Played by Zeynep Selimoglu. Kiraz means cherry. Kiraz is an emotional girl.
Fikret (Carl Gallagher) - Played by Alp Akar. Fikret means thought, idea, opinion in Turkish. In Arabic, it means to think. Fikret's personality has not been revealed yet.
Ismet (Liam Gallagher) - Played by Omer Sevgi. Ismet means safeguarding. Ismet is the youngest brother of the Gallaghers.
Tulay (Veronica Fisher) - Played by Nesrin Cavadzade. Tulay means moon made of tulle. Tulay is the neighbour of the Gallaghers.
Baris (Steve McBride) - Played by Burak Deniz. Baris means peace. Baris is the young and mysterious man who tries to win Filiz's heart.
Cengiz (Tony) - The actor who plays Cengiz has not been revealed yet. Cengiz is derived from Genghis Khan. Cengiz is a police officer who also tries to win Filiz's heart.
- The teaser of the series has been uploaded to Youtube and it gained negative feedback, even from the actress Emmy Rossum, who plays the American version of Fiona Gallagher.