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January 13, 2015

Rowling does not see eye-to-eye with Murdoch, who thinks all "Moslems" should apologize for the Charlie Hebdo attack. (Image: JPost)
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This past Friday, Murdoch tweeted: “Maybe most Moslems [are] peaceful, but until they recognize and destroy their growing jihadist cancer they must be held responsible.” An unimpressed J. K. Rowling had something to say to that!

Mohammad Assaf is ever the charmer.
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His signature number may be 442, but Mohammad Assaf has waaay more fans than that!

"Misunderstanding" is slated for release in Lebanon on February 12. (Image:
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Cyrine Abdel Nour's film "Sou Tafahum" (Misunderstanding) is ready for the theater next month.

A loved-up Amal and George during the Golden Globes awards ceremony. (Image: The Daily Mail)
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George and Amal Clooney headed to dinner in Hollywood after their first Golden Globes appearance as a married couple.

Mais Hamdan's modern new look. (Image: Instagram)
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For once, her fans were gentle in their comments about Mais Hamdan's modern new look.

Maggie Gyllenhaal portrays Nessa Stein who bridges Mideast hostilities in "The Honorable Woman". (Image: Twitter/
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Maggie Gyllenhaal, who plays a Jewish businesswomen attempting to build bridges in the Mideast conflict and whose real life mother is Jewish, was one of several stars with Jewish or Mideast ties at this year's Golden Globe Awards.

Jeddah's old downtown area held its first ever Heritage Festival last year. (Image:
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The cultural Jeddah heritage festival is kicking off this Wednesday, and will last for ten fun-filled days.

A still of Neeson as Mills in "Taken." (Image:
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He's in town for his "Taken 3" premiere and shared his affinity for the "gypsy existence of acting".

January 12, 2015

El-Ott (The Cat) stars Farouk El Fishawy, Sarah Shaheen, Salah A. Hanafy, Amr Farouk and Salma Yakout alongside Waked. (Image:
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Why did City Stars, a mega mall that houses multiple movie screening halls, refuse to screen Egyptian superstar Amr Waked's El-Ott?

Ahmad Al Sakka has a lot going on right now in both his athletic and acting careers!
20:00 GMT

He won't tell us much except that he's super pumped to do a show on his love and passion for soccer.

Diana sporting a shiny golden bikini and heels from her former days as an adult actress. (Image: Albawaba file)
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Move over Mia Khalifa, rumors are doing the rounds in the Hashemite Kingdom that Jordan's got talent too and she's called Diana Ayyoub!

Fahed Najjar alive and kicking here! (Image: The Daily Star)
10:49 GMT

Everyone was convinced he was dead last month, but now a source reveals that Syrian actor Fahed Al Najjar was seen recently in a Damascus cafe? What the...

Nancy Ajram was happy to not only bring the heat but to feel it in the Dubai air. Here she is enjoying a warm night out with her husband, business manager, and MBC spokesperson. (Image: Facebook)
10:37 GMT

Jet setting to the Emirates for her gig with Amr Diab at the Dubai Shopping Festival, Nancy Ajram was grateful for the break from the cold.

Samira Said looking super glam. (Image: Facebook)
10:09 GMT

You'd think she was their BFF the way they celebrated Samira Said's recent birthday. Her adoring fans were all about her big day.

"Exodus: Gods and Kings" should be made available to Egyptian viewers, alludes Farouk Hosni.
09:32 GMT

Farouk Hosni spoke out against his country having banned the Hollywood blockbuster "Exodus: Gods and Kings” based on alleged historical inaccuracies. Leave it to the media to refute the history, and the audience to critique the film.