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August 16, 2012

Egyptian actress Ghada Abdel Raziq has taken a U-turn on plans to divorce hubby Mohammad Foudah.
22:42 GMT

TV host Nishan has turned his hand to marriage counselling as he has managed to re-ignite the spark between warring celebrity spouses Ghada Abdel Raziq and Mohammad Foudah,

The Pavilion Downtown Dubai
19:13 GMT

Lennon biopics and Iranian film seasons, this is independent movie making and it's in the Middle East

Ramy Ayach heads home to Lebanon for Eid Al Fitr celebrations
13:21 GMT

Lebanese star Ramy Ayach will keep fans happy throughout Muslim holiday Eid Al Fitr and beyond with a new video release and concert coming up.

Ragheb Alama
10:15 GMT

Kidnapping and civil war spillover in Lebanon means the Arab Idol judge will be postponing the release of his new fragrance.

A scene from The Dark Knight Rises
09:19 GMT

Well worth the wait: the new Batman movie hits movie theaters in the UAE.

Najwa Karam will be hard at work over Muslim holiday Eid Al Fitr
08:15 GMT

All work and no play makes Najwa Karam a successful popstar. Whilst fans will be spending Eid Al Fitr relaxing and celebrating, the Lebanese singer is working overtime throughout the Muslim holiday.

August 15, 2012

Sulafa says Syria is need of change but not at the cost of the country and its people
14:59 GMT

Syrian beauty Sulafa Mimar has left us unable to keep track of her political opinions with a revealing interview for Arabic TV this week.

Asala Nasri disappoints Tunisian fans in Carthage
10:30 GMT

Asala Nasri seems to lurch from one upset to the next. More Syrian politics than music at the moment, she can't seem to find a way to please all her fans. This time, through her latest concert, she's upset the Tunisians at home in historical Carthage.

Enrique Iglesias
10:25 GMT

The Spanish superstar says he'll perform in Dubai but he's no one's backing band.

Wael Sharaf
09:22 GMT

Despite the news reports, Wael tells fans he's alive and well and still living in Syria

Ahmed Ezz was left confused when fans didn't roll out the red carpet for his return
08:49 GMT

It was as if he never left: despite disappearing for 10 days on his annual pilgrimage to Mecca, actor Ahmed Ezz managed to never leave Egyptian screens,

August 14, 2012

Saudi college girls behind the dorm doors, depicted in Ramadan soap
14:41 GMT

A Saudi TV series called Mulhaq Banat (College Dorm Girls) has upset the sensibilities of some touchy Saudis who deem the whole show to be a misrepresentation of Saudi culture and particularly its haremed women. They are calling for legal action against the show's makers.

Heading to Abu Dhabi on Monday is Lebanese songstress, fashion icon and Rotana superstar Najwa Karam
13:32 GMT

There are plenty of concerts happening around town to celebrate Eid Al Fitr. Showbiz Arabia rounds up who’s performing where

A leading man without a cast: Amr Waked is the only actor to have landed a role in new movie 'Al Manfi'
12:38 GMT

Leading man Amr Waked struggles to find people to work with.

11:48 GMT

She won't talk about her childhood and wants to be paid more than any other female star.