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September 4, 2014

Here we go again.. Arab Idol-round 3 has arrived! (Image: Courtesy)
13:39 GMT

Mohammed Assaf sure left some big shoes to fill, get ready for Arab Idol 2014!

Rania Abdel Razik's got a full fall schedule ahead. Get ready Egypt! (Image:Facebook)
12:38 GMT

Starting the first movie project in almost two years, the lovely Rania Abdel Razik is back in business getting ready for a brand new movie with screenwriter Abdel Rahim Kamal!

Carole Samaha's bringing us a sweet video for "Sahraneen". (Image: Facebook)
10:00 GMT

Carole Samaha likes her some Thierry Vergnes.

Mina Shalabi is impatiently waiting her next script to be finalized. (Image: Facebook)
08:00 GMT

The script may not be written yet, and the co-stars may not have yet been selected, but Egyptian starlet Mina Shalabi is ready for the "Ahil Al Ayeeb" (People of Taboos) cameras.

Hopefully a little R&R and AC is all Mervat Amin needed to regain her strength. (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

Director Amir Ramsis decided they needed to choose a better time of day to shoot the scenes for the new film "Bitawqeet Al Qahira" after the lead actress experienced severe heat exhaustion.

The 11th Dubai International Film Festival asking filmmakers to bring it! (Image: event logo)
05:00 GMT

Last year we saw the celebrity likes of Cate Blanchett at the A-list event, and this year should be just as spectacular as filmmakers across the Arab world are in a rush to enter their prized work.

September 3, 2014

For his return to the Middle East, the Hoff will switch from the beach to the cinema to judge the best short films in the Arab Film Studio's annual competition (Courtesy of Facebook).
13:03 GMT

David Hasselhoff will be one of 24 judges in the Arab Film Studio's annual amateur short film competition.

Angelina loves her kids and wears her heart not on her sleeve, but on her wedding dress! (Image courtesy of
11:26 GMT

She did what?!?!? Whether they're Syrian or her own, Angelina Jolie loves children and she shows it on her wedding dress!

Throw your hands up in there 'cause Rudimental will be taking the stage at Sandance along with an all-star lineup. (Image: Facebook)
11:22 GMT

The exciting lineup is slowly being released for the return of Sandance to Atlantic Beach, The Palm on Friday, October 10.

Amr Diab is doting on Ahmad Jamal.
10:59 GMT

Call it a consolation prize if you wish, but Amr Diab has graciously given his song "Fi Qalbi Makanak"(Your Place is in my Heart) to this season two contestant.

Karim Abdel Aziz is tired of having his game face on for his shows. It's time for a comedy (Image: Facebook)
10:42 GMT

"The Blue Elephant" left fans fully content during Eid El Fitr, and now the film's star is hoping for another win with a new romantic comedy.

Ragheb is still as smokin' as ever!
10:09 GMT

Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama is preparing to appear on on the tenth season of "Star Academy."

Tareq Al Ali's health is on the up and up. (Image: Facebook)
09:43 GMT

High fever and a severe case of the flu sent the Kuwaiti comedian actor to the hospital recently.

Three-time Oscars nominee, An Education, is hitting Bahrain tonight.
09:15 GMT

Looking for something fun to spice up the night in Bahrain? Check out this memoir by British journalist Lynn Barbar.

Egyptian comedian and actor Ahmed Helmy [Facebook]
09:05 GMT

Egyptian actor Ahmed Helmy outraged at a well-known newspaper that fabricated a story about him.