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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!

We love seeing her on the Arab Idol judging panel, and soon we'll get to see her on another screen. (Image: Facebook)
06:48 GMT

Nancy Ajram has spread her love across the North African country before, and she's doing it again.

October 15, 2014

Menna Shalabi ain't so shabby! She's landed another role in the acting arena.
15:59 GMT

"Ahel Al Ayeb" (People of Shame) has cheeky actress Menna Shalabi as the leading lady.

It may not be all fun in the sun, but Mohamed Hamaki isn't in a rush to get his film ready for Ramadan.
15:04 GMT

So what if this is his big debut into the cinematic stream of entertainment, Egyptian singer Mohammad Hamaki says it's not worth it to rush to get the drama ready for Ramadan 2015.

Richard Gere is reportedly headed to Israel (Image courtesy of projectcasting.com)
14:30 GMT

Cedar's newest project is set to film in both New York and Jerusalem with Hollywood star Richard Gere as the main character, according to a report in Yediot Aharonot.

Marcel may be the most famed of the Khalife artists, but his sons have some talent too. (Image: MarcelKhalife.com)
13:52 GMT

Marcel, Rami and Bachar Khalife have to come together as a dynamic trio and will be showing what they got in Cairo and Alexandria on October 24-25th.

She's still got it: Maya will be hosting yet another music show! (Image: Facebook)
13:22 GMT

Lebanese diva Maya Diab will be settling into MBC's The X Factor Arabia soon!

Ella Eyre rockin' the stage. (Image courtesy of Facebook: Piotr Tarasewicz / Focus Event)
13:06 GMT

She's topped the charts in the UK and now she's coming our way in February for the the RedFestDXB music event at Dubai Media City Ampitheatre.