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September 19, 2012

Suzan Najm El Din
10:44 GMT

After producers of new drama 'Fatah min Asharq' (An Eastern Girl) found out how old the Syrian star was, they plumped for a younger model.

Kadim al-Sahir celebrates his 55th birthday on-set of The Voice
10:26 GMT

The cast and crew of MBC's hot new talent show The Voice took time out of filming the gruelling auditions to celebrate the 55th birthday of Iraqi singer Kadim al-Sahir.

Shaaban Abdel Rahim's latest song hits back at 'Innocence of Muslims'
09:16 GMT

The star has hit out at the blasphemous 'Innocence of Muslims' film with his latest single.

Khalid Abdhul Wahid is known for his 'art of contradictions' (Al Arabiya)
07:04 GMT

Emirati artist Khalid Abdhul Wahid uses his personal experiences to create 'art of contradictions'.

September 18, 2012

Princess Bee.
13:56 GMT

Princess Benedetta Paravia is torn between her two loves - songwriting and her charity work in the Occupied Territories.

Yehia Khalil.
13:22 GMT

The Egyptian ensemble will be playing the capital's Opera House this Friday.

Ghada Rajab gives her best Turkish stab at her new album
12:39 GMT

Time away from the music scene has had a big effect on the Egyptian singer who has come over all Turkish with her comeback release 'Sourty' (My Image).

Amr Diab
11:12 GMT

The Egyptian superstar was asked about the possibility of collaboration but says the rumors of a duet have no basis in reality.

Hannan Turk celebrated her engagement in complete secrecy
10:57 GMT

The true identity of Hannan's new love is finally revealed after the high profile actress' top secret engagement party.

Tamer Hosny's marriage has caused another social networking stir
09:01 GMT

Tamer Hosny has refused to take part in Islam's musical answer to the blasphemous 'Innocence of Muslims' film because of commitments to his Moroccan lover Basma Bosil.

Ragheb Alama
08:21 GMT

The Lebanese superstar finally releases his cologne for men and promises a 'surprise' for women is in store.

The Mr. World hopefuls (Photo courtesy of 7Days)
06:31 GMT

23 men are gearing up for a royal battle in Dubai's 'Mr. World International 2012 Middle East' competition.

September 17, 2012

Director Rasha Sjarbatji has announced her split from husband Nasser Rakka
14:32 GMT

Their love affair was once the stuff of romantic movies but things have turned bitter between Syrian director Rasha Sharbatji and her husband, cameraman Nasser Rakka, who - after years of married life - have announced their divorce.

Sulaf Fawakherji will be starring in upcoming film 'Hanna's conversion to Islam'
14:06 GMT

Syrian actress Sulaf Fawakherji is stepping into her first big film role in Egypt. The star is set to play the lead part in upcoming movie "Hanna's conversion to Islam".

14:06 GMT

Popular show Aida is coming to the Middle East to open Cairo's opera season.