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April 16, 2014

Will Yousra join Hakim on his latest entertainment venture? (Image: Albawaba edit)
12:51 GMT

Egyptian folklore singer Hakim wants Yousra to be on the judging panel of his latest show “Najm Al Sha’ab” (Star of the People).

Ezz's trial against Zeina isn't going as well as he'd hoped. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:30 GMT

The Ahmed Ezz-Zeina trial is ongoing and they're both having a bad time in court!

Egyptian celebs were open about wanting Sisi to win the Presidential elections. (Image: Albawaba edit)
08:57 GMT

Egyptian celebs are taking on the political stand and announcing Sisi as their fave to win.

Paul Walker with his brothers Caleb and Cody, who will be used as doubles to complete 'Fast & Furious 7' production (Image: Twitter)
07:52 GMT

The cameras are rolling on stars like Tyrese Gibson and Vin Diesel in Abu Dhabi right now, while it's been announced that Paul Walkers' brothers Caleb and Cody will fill in for some of the actor's unfinished scenes.

Reggae band Meshwar is coming alongside several other musicians to make "3al Ganoob" (To the South) great. (Imageg: Facebook)
06:08 GMT

The three-day festival, stretched between Friday 18 April and Monday 21 April, is attracting nearly 1000 visitors and 19 artists who will be performing at various points of the day, right on the beach.

April 15, 2014

Walking arm-in-arm in Venice? That's amore! (Image courtesy of dailymail.com)
13:58 GMT

After calling it a wrap on "A Tale of Love and Darkness", director and actress Natalie Portman jetted out of Jerusalem to call "cut" on her career scene for a bit, so she could live out her real life romance in Venice.

Paul Walker's on-screen spouse, Jordana Brewster, paying tribute to her co-star at the MTV Awards (Image: Twitter).
12:24 GMT

Other co-stars have expressed their sorrow at returning to shoot the film in Abu Dhabi without the late Paul Walker as Jordana Brewster expresses her apprehension at carrying on without him.

Arabia's getting its own version of the hit TV show "Your Face Sounds Familiar"!
11:13 GMT

A group of celebrity contestants from the Arab world undergo a performance competition in the new global TV format Your Face Sounds Familiar in its local Arabic version, on MBC4 and MBC MASR.

David Broza on the road (Image: Facebook)
08:00 GMT

"East Jerusalem/ West Jerusalem" album by David Broza brings together both Israeli and Palestinian performers in a feat some might deem impossible.

Yasmine Hamdan was one of this year's D-CAF performers (Image: Facebook).
07:00 GMT

Performances, public space and the future of the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival in Cairo are explained here.

Could someone as sweet as Hind really be mad at anyone? (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

It's rumored that Hind Sabri is furious with Yasmin Abdulaziz for stealing her "marriage" show idea!

April 14, 2014

Haifa appeared too sexual in her film "Beauty of the Soul." (Image: Facebook)
19:59 GMT

Qatari cinema lovers aren't happy about Haifa Wehbe's latest film "Halawet Rouh" (Beauty of the Soul) being shown in their theaters!

Yusra will be starring in a new film about the Egyptian revolution and its consequences from the past three years. (Image: Facebook)
17:44 GMT

Egyptian actress Yusra Al Lawzi will be starring in a new film about Egypt!

Ezz is having to deal with another woman claiming to be engaged to him! (Image: Facebook)
16:46 GMT

Things are going from bad to worse with Ahmed Ezz as now another actress claims to be engaged to him.

Looks like money can be an issue for someone like Amal! (Image: Facebook)
14:33 GMT

Amal Arafa has said no to a new role because she wanted to get paid more than what the showmakers had offered her!