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June 2, 2014

Elissa tweeted some happy news to her 3.2 million followers! (Image: Facebook)
14:08 GMT

Elissa tweeted some happy news to her 3.2 million followers!

Although Taim deeply hurt Dima with his regrettable actions, she still hopes he finds "the right woman." (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:54 GMT

Dima Bayaa dropped a bombshell on her fans this week after announcing that her ex-hubby Taim Hassan cheated on her when they were married.

A Still from the "Jabal Al Halal" cast & crew's video dancing to Hussain's "Good News." (Image: YouTube still)
11:10 GMT

What did we tell ya about Hussain Al Jasmi's "Bushret Khair" (Good News) music video? Yep, it's gone viral!

Here's looking at you, Duraid Laham!
11:00 GMT

With a name like Duraid Laham in the lineup, the Ramadan series “Abwab Al Reeh” (Gates of the Wind) is sure to be a big hit.

The cameras are rolling in Abu Dhabi for Star Wars: Episode VII.
09:00 GMT

Filming the seventh episode of the Star Wars franchise means something big for Abu Dhabi.

Angelina Jolie has confirmed she is involved with 'Cleopatra'. (Image: Ohnotheydidnt.livejournal.com)
08:43 GMT

Angelina Jolie has confirmed she may appear in 'Cleopatra' if the correct script is written.

Clooney and Amal are set to wed in September. (Image: Arab News)
08:17 GMT

Actor George Clooney is reportedly petrified about his wedding with British lawyer and fiancee Amal Alamuddin.

"Wonderbox" was one of the many May highlights in Egypt (Image still from Ahram's video).
08:00 GMT

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Here's the greatest of what Egypt had to offer in May 2014

They might be hard core rock'n'rollers, but the Rolling Stones want to ensure everyone in Israel can come to their gig. (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

After tickets sales were slow, event organizers decided to push the show's start time to 9:15 p.m. after Shavuot holiday ends.

These lovebirds' first nest may be in the Highclere Castle. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

After visiting the television set recently for the hit series "Downton Abbey", Hollywood star George Clooney and his Lebanese fiancee may purchase a castle included in the period drama.

June 1, 2014

Wael will be singing the theme tune for Layla Elwi's upcoming series. (Image: Albawaba edit)
14:07 GMT

Egyptian actress Layla Elwi has chosen Lebanese singer Wael Jassar to sing the theme tune for her new TV drama “Shams” (Sun), which is scheduled to air this Ramadan!

Muna will be on the judging panel of the Erbil International Film Festival. (Image: Iamfilm.dohafilminstitute.com)
13:49 GMT

It's rumored that Muna Wassef was hit by a missile while in Syria. But does going to Iraq mean that she's OK?

Asala was extremely happy for Sisi's win in the the Presidential elections last week. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:05 GMT

Asala joined Egyptian celebs by congratulating Al Sisi on winning Egypt’s Presidential elections last week.

Look out for Dalia the TV host soon! (Image: Shakwmakw.com)
11:08 GMT

It's been a long time coming: actress Dalia Al Buhairi returns to TV presenting once again!

Elissa and Carole haven't been seen together or in contact for months! (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:40 GMT

Carole Samaha has finally addressed the weird feud going on between her and Elissa!