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August 18, 2014

A scene from "Women's Prison." (Image: Facebook)
10:42 GMT

Nelly Karim's daughter was not allowed to watch her mum's successful Ramadan TV drama "Sijn El Nisa'a" (Women's Prison).

Ahmed is terribly upset by the pirating of his films. (Image: Facebook)
09:04 GMT

Egyptian comedian actor Ahmed Helmy has vowed to never produce another film again, but has quickly changed his mind. Why?

"Copts Island" takes a closer look at the region's top minority. (Image: courtesy of Copts Island Facebook)
08:00 GMT

The documentary by Ahmed Rashwan is a significant step in cinematic portrayals of Egypt's largest minority.

With the Soda Stream scandal in the dust, Scarlett gives the skinny on filming "Lucy".
07:00 GMT

It was defo a challenge for Scarlett Johansson to play the central character in "Lucy", which features our homegrown actor Amr Waked.

Three cheers for "The Square".
06:00 GMT

It missed snatching an Oscar but gained three awards at The Emmys.

Nawal Al Zoghbi is known for her sense of style. Sweet shades, Diva! (Image: Facebook)
04:35 GMT

From one fashionista to the other, the Lebanese songstress says she's obsessed with one fellow starlet and her wardrobe. Whom could it be?

August 17, 2014

Tamer's concert failures have resulted in serious losses for the festivals' organizers. (Image: Facebook)
14:26 GMT

Tamer Hosny's severe lack of ticket sales in two Tunisian festivals have proved that he's not so popular there!

Diab, 31, hosted a show on the Jordanian radio station and was a lung cancer survivor. (Image: Daily Star)
13:55 GMT

Lebanese journalist Mazen Diab was murdered in Amman this week. Jordanian police arrested four men in suspicion of his murder.

Ramez at his father's funeral this week. (Image: Facebook)
13:33 GMT

A number of celebrities stood by their friend Ramez Galal 's side at his father's funeral on Sunday.

Zeina and Ezz didn't speak to each other during their brief meeting at the funeral. (Image: Albawaba edit)
12:06 GMT

Ahmed Ezz and Zeina happened to be in the same room for the first time since her return from the US with his twins!

Nelly will be one of the judges deciding whether YOU can dance or not! (Image: Facebook)
10:56 GMT

Nelly Karim is taking on a new exciting project involving dancing and MBC TV!

Nelly Karim's tough girl face was worth it after making it out on top post-Ramadan. (Image: company archive)
08:00 GMT

Nelly Karim's starring role in "Women's Prison" brought her to first place as the show was ranked first of the Ramadan dramas this year.

Nour Ashour knows how to move his fingers around a saxophone. (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

Love some saxophone? Live in Egypt or wish you did? Then get a load of this.

Kadim Al Sahir speaks out about his life and career. (Image: Facebook)
06:00 GMT

The artist we've loved listening to for three decades gives the dish on everything from his granddaughter Sana to his future career plans.

Djémila is a UNESCO world heritage site and plays hosts to an annual music festival. (Image courtesy of UNESCO website)
05:00 GMT

"Artists have always represented (...) a vibrant conscience and the best expression of the people's emotions, their pains and hopes," Algerian president Abdelaziz Boutefika read on Thursday evening at the opening of a festival.