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May 25, 2014

George Clooney is keeping the romance coming for his Beirut-born bride-to-be.
07:58 GMT

Surprise! Let's go to Surrey! George Clooney took his new fiancée Amal Alamuddin to visit the set of the hit TV series "Downton Abbey".

What will Misi's character be like in "Mission Misi"?
05:31 GMT

Ahmed Helmy talks about his latest role as Misi the monkey!

May 24, 2014

One big moment for the Dubai-based progressive rockers (Image courtesy of the Anuryzm website).
09:00 GMT

Every heavy metal rockers dream is to share the stage the legendary Black Sabbath, but it's soon to be the reality for Dubai-based progressive rockers Anuryzm at Du Arena, Abu Dhabi on May 29.

Fete de la Musique is coming again! (Image courtesy of
05:00 GMT

Beirut joined the summer solstice party 14 years ago, and this June 21st will do it once again!

May 22, 2014

The adventure of filming is now over for "From A to B" (Image: IMDB)
12:00 GMT

The film, which wrapped in Jordan after 26 days of filming, stars Saudi stand-up comedian Fahad Albutairi, Egyptian actor Shadi Alfons and Syrian actor Fadi Rifaai.

The gold iPhone with Salma's name engraved on the back. (Image: Gololy)
10:00 GMT

Salma Rashid posts a picture of her new gold iPhone!

Matt Damon has been next George Clooney through the hardest of films, and now he'll be there on his wedding day as the best man!
08:03 GMT

As Hollywood hottest says "I do" to Beirut's most beautiful barrister, Matt Damon will be the one standing beside George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin.

Do I look pretty like this? Haifa's makeup-free photo!
08:00 GMT

Haifa Wehbe posts a makeup-free snapshot of herself.

Star Wars: Episode VII is the latest international movie to film in Abu Dhabi. (Image: Albawaba edit)
07:00 GMT

The combination of diverse desert landscapes and an extensive production infrastructure provide the perfect formula for the movie ensuring the shoot is going smoothly and on schedule.

A still from the film "Arabani." (Image:
06:00 GMT

A review of the Arabic/Hebrew film "Arabani."

Rania Youssef defends herself from criticism.
05:00 GMT

After changing things up in her career with the role of a cheating wife in the TV show “Al Ikhwah” (The Brothers)

“Beirut Holidays 2014” hosts distinct Lebanese and international names, who will perform concerts on the Beirut Waterfront. (Image: Naharnet)
05:00 GMT

"Beirut Holidays" 2014 brings unique concerts to the capital’s new waterfront this summer season.

May 21, 2014

These two clearly love each other!
13:19 GMT

Spreading the love to her fellow songstress for all of social media to see, Angham gave her colleague Asala Nasri a special birthday greeting.

Nancy and Khaled are working on a new duet at the moment. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:15 GMT

Nancy Ajram and Cheb Khaled will be hitting the recording studio together again for a brand new duet this year.

Haifa Wehbe's "Halawet Rouh" is still banned, but she'll keep on going.
13:09 GMT

The Egyptian Censorship Board's second review of Haifa Wehbe's "Halawet Rouh" turned down the film once again from being screened in the country's cinemas.