Airing of the series, produced by Davoud Hashemi and directed by Alireza Afkhami, will start on September 14, 2020.
‘The Fifth Sun’ narrates the story of a poor young man named Mohsen, who lives in war-stricken Tehran, along with his mother and sister.
Things change for him when he finds a mysterious sun pendant that causes him to travel 20 years a head in time.
Now he needs to make sense of everything that’s happened and figure out a way to get back to the life in his own time.
‘The Fifth Sun’, made in 2009, will replace the series ‘Vafa’, to be aired every night at 18:00 GMT.
ifilm English will also repeat each episode of the series the following day at 00:00, 09:00 and 15:00 (all GMT times). The series is comprised of 21 episodes.