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2 تموز/يوليو 2014

Lionel Messi and Ahmed Helmy in a commercial together. (Image: screenshot from commercial)
16:41 بتوقيت جرينتش

Egyptian comedian actor Ahmed Helmy clears the air about his connection with soccer player Lionel Messi.

Jamal hopes that his fans will love his latest role as Gamal Abdel Nasser. (Image: Facebook)
12:38 بتوقيت جرينتش

Jamal Suliman is careful to spare the feelings of his son Mohammad when it comes to Facebook!

Asala is loved by exactly 10 million people! (Image: Facebook)
11:16 بتوقيت جرينتش

Everybody loves Syrian superstar Asala Nasri, just ask her Facebook followers!

Jordanian Hisham Said performs in Sofar Cairo (Image: Rowan El Shimi)
09:35 بتوقيت جرينتش

Cairo hosts its first ever Sofar concert, part of a global movement that brings live music to people’s living rooms.

Abbas al Noury plays one of the characters on the traditional TV series "Bab Al Hara." (Image: Facebook)
09:28 بتوقيت جرينتش

Twitter users gave Syria's famous Bab al-Hara TV soap opera a Lebanese twist Monday, with people making jokes about common national stereotypes they said would creep into the popular Ramadan show if it was set in Beirut rather than Damascus.

George's parents jetted into Lake Como where it is believed the star will be hosting his big day. (Image:
08:55 بتوقيت جرينتش

Now George Clooney's parents jet into Lake Como ahead of wedding of the year... after Amal visits Italian villa with her mother.

Assaf said that he needs treatment for the health issue he's facing. (Image: Facebook)
08:22 بتوقيت جرينتش

Yikes! Mohammad Assaf can't get out of bed thanks to a health glitch!

Joss Stone took her singing magic to Lebanon Tuesday night.
05:56 بتوقيت جرينتش

In light of Lebanon’s recent spate of bombings, raids and clashes, you might assume British soul singer Joss Stone was a bit nervous when she flew into Beirut Tuesday night, but she got her game face on and made her way there.

A packed out Jerash Festival. (Image: Facebook)
05:27 بتوقيت جرينتش

The 29th Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts was a grand slam success with A-list stars storming the stage and fans that followed them to the Roman city.

1 تموز/يوليو 2014

He's still smiling, but Amro Waked wants you to help by watching the show. (Image: Facebook)
15:59 بتوقيت جرينتش

The recent political remarks made by Egyptian actor Amro Waked, which many had opposed, have negatively impacted his latest television drama “Ahil Iskandaria” (the People of Alexandria).

Athar Al Hakim is a happy woman now that her episode on Ramiz's show won't be airing.
15:53 بتوقيت جرينتش

After claiming that filming the episode nearly cost her her life, Egyptian actress Athar Al Hakim won a lawsuit against the prank show “Ramiz Qirsh Al Bahr” (Ramiz Shark of the Sea) .

Positive affirmation junkie Haifa Wehbe wants to know what you think.
15:46 بتوقيت جرينتش

The Lebanese diva's "Words on Papers" season has commenced, and she wants to know what you think, assuming it's positive, of course.

Bassem Kousa stars in the Syrian drama "Pack Your Bags". (Image courtesy of Daily Star Lebanon)
15:13 بتوقيت جرينتش

As can be expected, Syria’s once-proud television drama and comedy industry continues to decline. This season, the few shows that exist are not as well done as years before the crisis began.

Who will make her character work better this Ramadan? (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:46 بتوقيت جرينتش

Haifa Wehbe and Myriam Fares are both making their TV drama debuts this Ramadan, but their characters have already been criticised for being way way too similar!

Qamar managed to escaped unharmed from her attackers. (Image: Facebook)
10:24 بتوقيت جرينتش

Poor Lebanese singer Qamar almost got killed this week. Why would anyone want her dead?