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April 2, 2014

Let the role playing commence!
13:01 GMT

It all starts tomorrow as celebrity guests roll into town for the three day event at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

Al Sakka and Ezz are good friends on and off-screen! (Image: Albawaba edit)
12:54 GMT

Ahmad Al Sakka was careful not to mention Ahmed Ezz's name during an interview this week, with the reason being...

Armenian Hollywood personality Kim Kardashian draws attention to the Syrian city of Kessab with her Tweets.
12:27 GMT

Take that, Twitter! The soon-to-be Mrs. Kanye West has joined a social media campaign to save the Armenian Christian village of Kessab in war-torn Syria through a series of tweets.

Israeli singer Omer Adam took Fares's song without permission and made it his own. (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:22 GMT

An Israeli singer has taken Lebanese singer Fares Karam's song without permission and made it into his own!

Donia is experiencing the joy of being a mother for the first time now. (Image: Facebook)
09:39 GMT

Donia Samir Ghanem has given birth to her first child this week. Congrats!

This isn't the first time Ahmad was caught using drugs. (Image: Facebook)
09:19 GMT

Egyptian actor Ahmad Azmi has gotten himself arrested for the possession of drugs... again!

Haifa is busy juggling many business projects at the same time, we don't think she's time for a rumored Goodwill Ambassador! (Image: Facebook)
09:05 GMT

Rumor has it that Haifa Wehbe has been appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador for the Middle East region.

Helmy Bakr is known for his very short-lasting marriages. (Image: Facebook)
08:41 GMT

His marriage hasn't even hit its one-year mark, but Helmy Bakr has decided to divorce his 9th wife anyway!

Abdulrahman Mohammed jamming away (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

A song so epic, we wonder, could this be the greatest Arab song ever?

April 1, 2014

Cyrine has so much on her plate, she doesn't know what to do! (Image: Facebook)
18:00 GMT

Two shows, a film, and upcoming songs are filling Cyrine's slate to the max.

Nidal performing at the “Al-Wewiyyeh” play. (Image: Boroujconsulting.com)
12:29 GMT

Lebanese theatrical artist Nidal Al Achkar will be participating in the “Gulf Medal in the Arts” Gala and making a single theatrical performance in “Al-Wewiyyeh” today.

Yummy tummy! One of the many sexy snapshots Adil posts of himself on Instagram. (Image: Instagram)
10:46 GMT

New kid on the block Adil Koukouh has become a sex symbol among Spain's teenage girls and women.

Will the next famed sign of this nature be that of Muscat? (Image: albawaba.com)
10:28 GMT

The Sultanate has entered into a formal agreement with several Arab film organizations in a giant leap towards making Omani cinema a valuable resource hub.

Our fears were confirmed with the cancellation of Avicii's Dubai gig at Atlantis.
10:02 GMT

With Bahrain F1 fans likewise wiping their eyes with Fine, Avicii ticket holders in Dubai have something to cry about as the Swedish DJ needs more time to recover from getting his gall bladder taken out.

Aron has been very successful with audiences as a standup comedian in the US and around the Arab world. (Image: Facebook)
09:44 GMT

You'll be laughing your heads of at prominent Palestinian standup comedian Aron M Kader's performance next week in LA!