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March 8, 2014

Abed says that he's actually very down to earth in real life. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Abed Fahed was in the hot seat last week where he was accused of a number of things on the talk show "Al Muttaham" (The Accused).

March 7, 2014

See ya later, folks, but not together. (Image courtesy of MBC)
07:00 GMT

The famous twosome have divorced professionally.

Salalem will be bringing some of the fun on March 8 (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Whether you don't have Saturday night plans, or even if you do, ditch them, 'cause Darb 1718 in downtown Cairo is the place to be come March 8.

March 6, 2014

Tamer's touching return to Cairo (Image: Facebook)
13:36 GMT

Welcome home, Hosny! Our fave Egyptian superstar is back where he belongs with his adoring Egyptian fans.

Zeina and Taim will be starring in a new TV drama together. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:21 GMT

Who needs real-life man drama when you can have it in a fictional one? Not Egyptian actress Zeina she doesn't!

Have no fear, Fifi's show will go on! (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:14 GMT

Fifi Abdo and Hisham Abbas's nighttime talk show "Ahla Masa" (Good Evening) is not going off-air.

Did Haifa Wehbe and Adel Karam cross the line? (Image: Facebook)
09:11 GMT

Showing off her seductive moves, boasting about an overabundance of shoes, and suggesting she's got a tattoo on a concealed part of her body are just few of the ways that Haifa Wehbe offended many on her "This is Talk" appearance with show host Adel Karam.

The film "Ladder to Damascus" was created by Mohammad Malas, the famous filmmaker questioned at the Lebanese border. (Image: Facebook)
08:16 GMT

While en route to Geneva for a film festival featuring his latest work "Ladder to Damascus", Mohammad Malas was question for five hours, then finally released.

Myriam did her first, out of her nine, show as Tinker Bell last night. (Image: Facebook)
08:03 GMT

Myriam Fares talks about her debut on the Dubai stage in the international musical production Peter Pan: The Never Ending Story.

Cyrine has been compared to Angelina Jolie for her humanitarian work. (Image: Albawaba edit)
07:22 GMT

Cyrine Abdelnour finally finishes filming her upcoming reality TV show “Bila Hudood” (Without Limits).

Painting by Shayma Kamel. (Image: Mashrabia Gallery)
05:00 GMT

In her latest solo exhibition 'Cinderella Tales' which opened 16 Feb at Mashrabia Gallery, Egyptian artist Shayma Kamel tackles disparities between representation and reality in contemporary Egyptian society.

March 5, 2014

Myriam isn't exactly known for her sweet girl image, which could help in her upcoming role as a prostitute. (Image: Facebook)
14:27 GMT

Myriam Fares is playing the role of a prostitute in her first ever acting experience.

The official poster for the controversial film "Nymphomaniac." (Image: Facebook)
13:25 GMT

Turkey's Islamic-rooted government has banned the x-rated film 'Nymphomaniac' because of its sex scenes.

"12 Years A Slave" is playing in a Muscat multiplex, but many are opting not to see it. (Image: Facebook)
12:18 GMT

The multiplex screening films that won an Oscar is not that far away, but Muscat residents won't go the distance to do so.

The cattiness continues between Haifa Wehbe and Elissa.
11:56 GMT

On a phone interview with Raja Naser Al Din and Rudolf Hilal on the show "Bikhsoos Hal Shi" (With Regards to the Matter), Haifa Wehbe shut down an insulting comment from her fellow celeb.