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April 10, 2014

"Magic Men" makers did the unthinkable. (Image: poster from Facebook)
08:36 GMT

In theaters now, Guy Nattiv and Erez Tadmor's Magic Men brings magic to life in Israeli cinema.

Alaa said that it takes him a month to film and have one YouTube vid ready for release. (Image: Facebook)
08:13 GMT

Inspirational singing talent Alaa Wardi talks about his passion for music and how he makes his hit YouTube videos!

Karim Said at the piano keys. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

"Karim Said is not to be missed. Seriously." wrote one Facebook fan on her deep desire to see this piano playing dude in concert this week.

April 9, 2014

Oh the drama that divides Ahmad Ezz and Zeina!
12:50 GMT

After getting battered with accusations, Zeina tugged on Ahmad's memory with this unbelievable stunt.

Elissa loving on Lebanon's British Ambassador, Tom Fletcher. (Image: Facebook)
12:30 GMT

Put a political figure next to a top celebrity, and boom you've got what it takes to make a picture go viral.

Does this face look familiar? You'll be seeing more of it on a new talent show (Image: Facebook).
11:51 GMT

Never one to be left out, dicey diva Haifa Wehbe has kept up with her colleagues by agreeing to host MBC's new talent show "Your Face Sounds Familiar" alongside Egyptian actor Ahmad Al Sakka.

Get ready for more action, Morocco! (Image: Facebook)
11:35 GMT

Just as buzz is going around that Tunisia is trying to raise funds to reclaim the set where numerous Star Wars scenes were filmed, Moroccans will be getting their movie madness on with episode VII coming their way in May!

"Children of the Black Duck" combines acting, singing and storytelling. (Image: Albawaba Edite)
07:54 GMT

El-Mesaharaty Lab, in cooperation with Doum Cultural Foundation, will be performing 'Welad El-Batta El-Soda' (Children of the Black Duck) at Cairo's Hanager Theatre starting 14 April.

Nancy said that she loves Arab Idol and would like Ragheb to come back to its judging committee. (Image: Facebook)
06:47 GMT

Nancy Ajram is the only Arab Idol judge who has commented on Ragheb Alama leaving the show!

Razan is now officially a new Mama! (Image: Facebook)
06:29 GMT

Razan Moghrabi welcomes her new baby into the world!

A still of Haifa and Hakim taken from the video from their new film "Beauty of the Soul." (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

A video of Haifa Wehbe dancing sexually to a song by Hakim has taken YouTube by storm.

April 8, 2014

"Halawat Roo" is out! (Image: film poster from Haifa's Facebook page).
14:16 GMT

It's taken many a moon and many a scene delete to get this bad boy past the Egyptian censorship committee and onto the cinema screen, but "Halawet Roo" is finally in theaters now.

Get your Arab flava flave, Italy, with Middle East Now.
13:55 GMT

Tomorrow, Italy will be saying "bonjourno" to the Middle East and North Africa as they begin to sample our cinema, documentaries, short films, photography, art projects, food and events.

Tamer has become even more popular in Morocco after marrying a Moroccan woman. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:36 GMT

Tamer Hosny is coming to Morocco this April.

One of the intimate shots posted by Gigi and Cody while on shot over the weekend. (Image: Facebook)
12:20 GMT

They may be teenagers, but Gigi Hadid and Cody Simpson sure aren't acting like it!