ifilm English website has reported that the channel has set to put the series ‘Jaber ibn Hayyan’ on air.
The series, produced by Mohammad-Taqi Ansari and directed by Javad Afshar, will start on October 20, 2019.
Jaber ibn Hayyan, known in the West as Geber, was an Iranian polymath. He was an expert in chemistry, alchemy, astronomy and many other fields.
He is often referred to as the father of early chemistry because of his many contributions to science.
Aside from his great scientific achievements, Jaber was a true Muslim and a follower of the sixth Shia imam, Imam Ja’far Sadiq (AS).
The cast list includes the late Hassan Joharchi, Akbar Abdi, Aliram Nouraee, Enayat Bakhshi, Soudabeh Beyzaee, Farhad Besharati, Jafar Dehqan, Ziba Boroufeh, the late Anoushiravan Arjmand, the late Kazem Afrandnia, the late Fatemeh Taheri, Hassan Asadi, Giti Moeini, and Saeedeh Arab.
‘Jaber ibn Hayyan’, made in 2006, is scheduled to replace the series ‘Stairway to Heaven’, which is broadcast daily at 19:00 GMT.
ifilm English will also repeat each episode of the drama the next day at 03:00, 08:00 and 14:00. The series offers 14 episodes.