Roots is drama series revolving around the story of Fouad, a Famous Lebanese Businessman who was forced to retreat from life’s pleasures because of his heart disease.
On his deathbed, Fouad reveals to his children the existence of a daughter, Carla, who is the fruit of a forbidden relationship in Paris, he has been hiding for years. After Fouad wants to see his daughter before he dies, the family pursues Carla, who surprises everyone by showing up with her mother, and illegitimate son.
Fouad instantly falls for his grandson as his dream was to become a grandparent. Carla also steals the heart of Malek, Fouad’s stepson who refuses to admit his feelings since many barriers stand in the way of his love.
Right before Carla returns to France, a heart donor for her father is found. The donor’s father and his brother Sherif come to Lebanon to get to know the man who now carries their beloved’s heart. A beautiful relationship between the families develops as Carla and Sherif fall in love.
But the latter hides a marriage and a family in Egypt which is bound to break Carla’s heart.
45 x 60 min
Endemol & Media
Youssef El Khal, Pamela Kik, Fadi Ibrahim, Sam Hanna