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January 11, 2014

Salma has been appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador for children with cancer in Syria. (Image: Facebook)
12:37 GMT

The good-hearted Syrian actress Salma Al Masri has been appointed as a Goodwill Ambassdor for Syrian children with cancer.

Latifa's fans will be able to listen to her latest album for free on her official FB page. (Image: Facebook)
12:00 GMT

Tunisian singer Latifa knows just how to make her fans tick; she's treated them to a really cool and unexpected Facebook surprise.

Get ready to watch the fabulous TV host in action next month! (Image: Facebook)
11:08 GMT

Missed him? Well, Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef and his controversial Al-Barnameg TV program are set to return to Egyptian television screens in February.

January 10, 2014

Adel Imam may smile, but he's not going to spill it on his new show
09:00 GMT

The cardinal rule for film making is to keep close lipped about all the deets, says Adel Imam! That's why and his cast and crew aren't sharing a thing about their upcoming drama.

Maysoon Abu Asaad is ready show off her mad skillz once more (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

She wasn't the first choice for the part, but she snagged it! Maysoon Abu Asaad has the role as the second wife of the main character "Abu Issam" played by Abbas Al Nour in "Barb Al Harah".

January 9, 2014

Image of Tamer with his daughter courtesy of www.alonota.com
09:15 GMT

Tamer Hosny will be featuring his daughter in one of the episodes of the documentary currently being made titled "Rihlat Soud" (The Journey Towards Fame).

Safinar's "conservative" look on NYE (Image: Facebook)
09:04 GMT

While the majority of Egypt might think the hijab the standard of conservative clothing, for belly dancing Shafinar, wearing shorts underneath a sheer dress was meeting the bar.

Tamer Hosny shakes on it (Image: Facebook)
08:47 GMT

In a big career move, Egyptian superstar has signed a contract to join up with production company "Rotana".

Peace out, filming hiatus, Shujoon Al Hajery is back! (Image: Facebook)
08:37 GMT

We didn't see her on screen in 2013, but this year will bring us not one, but two television shows starring Shujoon Al Hajery!

Sama Al Masri is shaking up her own TV channel ridiculing Muslim Brotherhood (Image: Facebook)
08:12 GMT

If hating on the Muslim Brotherhood were a class, controversial starlet Sama Al Masri would be the prize pupil!

Shahed on her sick bed (Image: Instagram)
05:00 GMT

After her life was left hanging in the balance due to a recent illness, Kuwaiti actress Shahed is saying see you later to being an actress.

January 8, 2014

Disney Live: Mickey's Music Festival is coming to Abu Dhabi y'all!
11:17 GMT

For the first time ever in our region, Disney comes to Abu Dhabi in February with a musical mash-up of all our favorite characters.

Latest pic of Ghada and her man...all the "scandalous" ones have disappeared! (Image: Facebook)
11:00 GMT

Kissing in public is totes inapprope in this corner of the world, even if you're married, as Ghada Abdel Razek and her husband are experiencing!

Sesame Street Characters (Image: Facebook)
10:08 GMT

The team behind the Arabic version of Sesame Street were in New York this week visiting the makers and set of the original show.

The Immortal Michael Jackson in Dubai (Image: Facebook)
09:59 GMT

The long awaited "Immortal World Tour" in memory of the late, great Michael Jackson did not disappoint in Dubai.