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September 26, 2013

Is Kurt Russell coming to town? (Image: YouTube)
07:00 GMT

Looks like Kurt Russell might soon be added to the list of stars shooting into the UAE for the filming of 'Fast & Furious 7'.

Athar Al Akim (image: screenshot from YouTube)
05:00 GMT

Whoops. Egyptian actress accepted an award at the annual ‘Silla Women’s Film Festival’ with a speech full of compliments, jokes, and a political statement that went sour in the eyes of the Moroccan Family Minister.

September 25, 2013

Ramzi Yassa where he belongs at the piano (Image:
12:31 GMT

Classical music lovers, eat your heart out. World-class concert pianist Ramzi Yassa is coming back to town on Saturday 28 September with Beethoven's 'Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 5' at the Cairo Opera House.

Sherihan is looking younger than ever in her first photo shoot in 15 years. (Image: Facebook)
12:22 GMT

Sherihan has made a comeback in her first photo shoot in fifteen years, and she's still looking as young and beautiful as ever.

'Rush' film speeds into Dubai theaters (Image: courtesy of the
12:00 GMT

Ron Howard's rendition of the story surrounding the F1 days of the '70s comes to Dubai screens just as the region gears up for the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix later this fall.

U.S. Mission brings "Act of Congress" musical troupe to UAE (Image courtesy of the band's website)
11:18 GMT

Acoustic music group 'Act of Congress' from Birmingham, Alabama ties diplomacy and music together in a funky fusion with their upcoming performances around the UAE.

Singer Latifah signed with a new record label this week. (Image: Facebook)
11:06 GMT

Tunisian singer Latifah takes a new step and signs a contract with a new record label.

Ragheb Alama performing at his final Florida concert. (Image: Twitter)
10:19 GMT

Superstar Ragheb Alama has been sharing his US tour success with fans on Twitter.

Amr Diab will be screening his latest music video in movie theaters first. (Image: Facebook)
09:39 GMT

How cool would it be to see Egyptian superstar Amr Diab at the movies? Well, now you can!

Singer Cheb Khaled has insulted the citizens of his Algerian hometown Wahran by accepting the Moroccan citizenship. (Image: Facebook)
09:19 GMT

King of Rai Cheb Khaled has just accepted the Moroccan citizenship, but his hometown citizens are deeply insulted by his actions.

Multi-talented artist Ziad Rahbani returns after many years in a black comedy "Mad Men Talking" (Image: courtesy of
05:39 GMT

A black comedy about the "unending battle for freedom of opinion" is coming to the Lebanon stage next week.

The 5th Cairo Video Festival will present a diverse collection of experimental film and video art from around the globe. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

This week, the 5th Cairo Video Festival will present a diverse collection of experimental film and video art from around the globe.

September 24, 2013

Melhem Barakat's songs have coincided many times with those of Najwa Karam, but he was not there for her in her time of grief. (Image: Facebook)
13:27 GMT

Melhem Barakat may have formerly been on tour with Najwa Karam, and even rumored to have been in relationship with the songstress, but all that was not enough reason to attend the funeral of her father without a formal invite.

Amal Al Awadi isn't wearing a smile right now. (Image: Facebook)
12:43 GMT

The Kuwaiti actress known for her looks and talent is weighted down by the loss of her father.

Saber Rebai's wife Ikhlas is three-months pregnant. (Image: Facebook)
12:14 GMT

Less than year ago Tunisian singer Saber Rebai married the love of his life, and now, his wifey Ikhlas is pregnant with their first child.