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October 19, 2014

Hamada and Mervat star in the new comedy film My Mother-in-Law Loves Me. (Image: Facebook)
11:24 GMT

Most actors would argue over minor things in their work, but when it comes to Egyptian singer-turned-actor Hamada Hilal, Mervat Amin comes first!

Celebs celebrating May Salim's daughter's bday. (Image: Twitter)
09:53 GMT

Egyptian actress May Salim sent a social media shout out to her celebrity pals Tamer Hosny and wife Basma Bosil, thanking them for attending her daughter's birthday party.

Ahmed Ezz has been told to "hit the road" by his not-so-friendly neighbors over Zeina drama! (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:42 GMT

Ahmed Ezz has been told to "hit the road" by his not-so-friendly neighbors over Zeina drama!

Human-rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin Clooney (C) gestures as she stands between the president of the Acropolis museum Dimitris Pantermalis (2nd R), the minister of Culture and Sports Konstantinos Tasoulas (L) and Geoffrey Robertson, head of Doughty Street Chambers, during a visit at the Parthenon hall inside the museum in Athens October 15, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/ POOL / YORGOS KARAHALIS)
09:19 GMT

Maybe it's Mrs. Clooney's Middle Eastern background that has taught her to let her husband choose which causes to support.

Supernatural Halloween thriller "Annabelle" brought chills to Lebanon's box office this week!
07:11 GMT

Supernatural Halloween thriller "Annabelle" brings chills to Lebanon's box office this week!

This still from the movie trailer is courtesy of Ahram Online.
06:39 GMT

After premiering in Toronto in September this film based in Iraqi Kurdistan, "Mardan" has made its way into the Oscars race.

October 18, 2014

Gigi looks almost unrecognizable in her sports gear. (Image: Albawaba edit)
18:48 GMT

Gigi Hadid steals the spotlight in short silver dress at star-studded charity event in New York.

October 17, 2014

Adel Imam's Facebook pic with Angelina Jolie doing humanitarian work in Egypt. (Image courtesy of www.nabd-qloop.com)
05:00 GMT

Adel Imam remembers the good old days with Angelina Jolie. You know, when he met her on a humanitarian mission that one time.

October 16, 2014

Assaf's first ever album proved itself to be a huge success. (Image: Twitter)
14:23 GMT

Mohammed Assaf's first ever album claimed the number one spot in regional music charts within just hours of its release!

Thank goodness we'll get our X Factor fix for at least three more years! (Image: Facebook)
13:42 GMT

Thanks to MBC Group, you can continue to feed your talent show fetish for three more years of the Arab format of The X Factor, Project Runway, Arab Idol and Arabs Got Talent.

Naglaa will soon be returning to the spotlight with a new TV series in store! (Image: Facebook)
13:06 GMT

Egyptian actress Naglaa Fathi turned down one million dollars to star in a TV series based on her own life!

Dounia's sudden hatred for Assaf remains unexplained... but it could be down to jealousy! (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:24 GMT

Dounia Batma messed with the wrong guy when she decided to b*tch about Palestinian Arab Idol winner Mohammed Assaf!

Hardwell is hitting up Creamfields Abu Dhabi, baby!  (Image courtesy of Hardwell's Facebook page)
09:30 GMT

The world's hottest DJs are headed our way for this year's Creamfields Abu Dhabi along with some of our regional faves.

During the “Laish Hip-Hop?” session at Lund University. (Image: Arab News)
07:34 GMT

Lund University students were treated to a special seminar on Arabic hip hop this month!

Hakim has certainly had better days than right now. (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

He's no "Star of the People", that's for sure!