August 27, 2012
Filmmaker Amanda Homsi-Ottosson has caused a stir in the Arab world with her documentary about controversial Lebanese erotic magazine, Jasad.
August 26, 2012
The media set take to the streets after Morsi shuts down Al-Dustour newspaper for defamation
Born in Tehran, they are the rock band seeking to bridge the gap between Persians and Arabs.
Egyptian actress Donia Abdel Aziz - an old hand in the Ramadan drama scene - was noticeably absent from our screens this holy month. Missing out on the most popular TV season in the Arab calander seems to have driven the star to a temporary career change - presenting!
August 25, 2012
Cyrine Abdel Nour says loud and clear that she is not threatened by Haifa Wehbe. Doth the celebrity protest too much?
Egytian actor Mustafa Shabaan has been accused of mimicing fellow star Nour El Sharif in TV drama "Al Zawajah Al Rabia" (The Fourth Wife).
Egyptian beauty Yousra was forced to lose weight for her role in Ramadan drama ‘Sharbat Louz’.
The Arab world can expect a lot of Tamer Hosny this season as he tries his hand at an action movie based on his own screenplay and has at least two music albums ready to pop!
August 24, 2012
Rumor or reality: Preacher Amro Khaled convinces Hannan Turk to give up her career to pursue a more spiritual life in matrimony.
In something that reads like a rock song title - 'the actress and the senator', Ghada Abdel Razek struck out at an Iraqi politician to thwart his attempted kiss-by-force.
August 23, 2012
Yemeni singer Arwa has revealed that her pregnancy is the reason behind her quiet departure from Egyptian drama “Zai El Ward” (Like Roses).
Egyptian actor Ahmad Al Fishawi gave impressive performances this Ramadan in sitcoms ‘Seedna Al Sayed’ and ‘Hassan Al Tineen’ (Hassan the Dragon), even if he does say so himself!
He's the breakthrough star of Ramadan dramas but before this month only his family and friends had heard of him.
Your guide to the Emirate movie scene.
Power cuts in Syria stall the release of her latest album.