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December 17, 2014

Nader Galal left behind a legacy. (Image: cairoscene.com)
08:00 GMT

Tuesday, December 16th marked the passing of one of Egypt's most legendary directors. Nader Galal left a legacy of more than 50 films.

December 16, 2014

Feature on AlBawaba by tweeting photos of YOUR Christmas celebrations. (Image: Momssurvivingkids.com)
14:31 GMT

Spread the Holiday cheer by sharing YOUR Christmas celebration pictures with AlBawaba, and you could be in for a chance to feature on our website.

Eva Longoria being introduced at Dubai International Film Festival by Mohamed Al Ansari. (Image: Facebook)
12:44 GMT

Visiting the UAE this week for the Dubai International Film Festival, Eva Longoria has revealed that she can relate to the struggle faced by the Arabs, and here's why...

Qusai Khouli is quite the religious guy it appears. (Image: Facebook)
12:26 GMT

Unafraid to be the religious minority, Syrian actor Qusai Khouli had this tattooed onto his body...

A snapshot of the video Mariam posted on her Instagram account. (Image: Instagram)
12:15 GMT

"Emirati" actress Mariam Hussein has posted an Instagram video which reveals her REAL ethnicity! Where in the world is she from?

Hussain sang his smash hit single "Good News" on the Arab Idol finale on Saturday night. (Image: Facebook)
11:00 GMT

Is Hussain al Jasmi really denying the huge favor Amro Mustafa did him by composing the "song of his career"?

Scarlett Johansson never ceases to surprise. (Image: Facebook)
10:11 GMT

Jewish bombshell and SodaStream advocate Scarlett Johansson, as well as Jewish funny man Jonah Hill surprised everyone with a live performance at Vice Media's 20th year celebration.

Noureddine Sail speaks about challenges of cinema in Morocco. (Image: www.lematin.ma)
09:52 GMT

Moroccan film critic Noureddine Sail reveals the triumphs and challenges regional film production and festivals face.

Dubai ON Demand is ready to tackle online entertainment. (Image: Facebook)
09:37 GMT

Moving their entertainment to YouTube in 2015 might be the smartest things Dubai ON Demand has ever done.

Amal is as fascinating to us as she is to Barbara Walters! (Image: Telegraph)
08:05 GMT

ABC host Barbara Walters has named Amal Alamuddin "Most Fascinating Person of 2014" and you won't believe the reason behind it?

December 15, 2014

Poseidon was a Greek god. Check out the article to see the Egyptian entertainment comparison! (Image: alphacoders)
16:28 GMT

In the spirit of New Year's let's take a look at the giants of Egypt's entertainment business.

Mohammad Foad has given us something to look forward to it in 2015. (Image: Google)
16:06 GMT

We've been waiting for ages through many postponements, but Mohammad Foad says his new album will be released during New Year's Eve celebrations! This is one old acquaintance that won't be forgot!

The Painting Pool has been enjoying several screenings and awards at various international film festivals. (Image: Mehr News)
14:12 GMT

A UNESCO award-winning Iranian film titled "The Painting Pool" has entered the competition lineup of the 2015 Victoria Film Festival in Canada.

Ahmed Helmy has had a full year: new baby, recovering from cancer, and a spiritual journey to Umrah. (Image: Facebook)
10:40 GMT

Has his gratitude for good health pushed him to up the religion aspect of his life? Ahmed Helmy hit up Saudi Arabia for the religious pilgrimage Umrah

George and Amal looked all smiley after enjoying a dinner date. (Image: Daily Mail)
09:50 GMT

Amal and George Clooney went out for dinner in LA... don't they have access to a kitchen away from their London home?