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January 8, 2014

Sesame Street Characters (Image: Facebook)
10:08 GMT

The team behind the Arabic version of Sesame Street were in New York this week visiting the makers and set of the original show.

The Immortal Michael Jackson in Dubai (Image: Facebook)
09:59 GMT

The long awaited "Immortal World Tour" in memory of the late, great Michael Jackson did not disappoint in Dubai.

Image of Bassem Kousa courtesy of arabesquefm.
09:55 GMT

Syrian actor Bassam Kousa is currently preparing for his role in the new historical TV drama series "Masra' Al Shams" (Conflict of the Sun). What could this show possibly be about?

Justin Timberlake is number one! (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

"The 20/20 Experience" by Justin Timberlake is announced as being the top selling album in 2013 just as rumors are floating that he might pop into Dubai in 2014.

January 7, 2014

The beautiful Nadine has become a hit on Instagram from her lil blue dress! (Image: Instagram)
19:19 GMT

Actress and former Miss Lebanon Nadine Njeim is doing oh-so-well on Instagram, and it's all thanks to a pretty dress by Zuhair Murad.

How well will Fifi do as a political TV show host? (Image: Facebook)
18:28 GMT

We never thought we'd be saying this, but Egyptian bellydancer Fifi Abdo is going to present a new political TV show on MBC Egypt. Ps: It's been postponed for a little while though!

Haifa claimed that she played out her rape seen tastefully. (Image: Facebook)
11:22 GMT

So many people have been looking forward to the release of Haifa Wehbe's new film "Halawet Rouh" (Rouh's Beauty), but it seems like the Egyptian Censorship Committee has other ideas going for them!

Wael Kfoury snuggles up next to X-Factor co-star Elissa as they prepare for "Star Academy" appearance. (Image: Instagram)
10:48 GMT

Which competitors in Star Academy have the X Factor? Star Acadamy finalists will be walked to the finish line with Wael Kfoury and Elissa.

Downtown Cairo has been showing off mad contemporary dance skillz before at the contemporary arts festival. (Image: Facebook)
10:22 GMT

Get ready to get your funky fresh moves on with four choreographed dance performances scheduled to debut at the Falaki Theatre this month.

"American Hustle" is currently taking the box office by storm (Image: Facebook)
10:03 GMT

Blockbuster hit "American Hustle" is loosely based on ABSCAM from the 1970s that involved FBI operatives dressing up like Arab Shaikhs, but media reviews have ignored how this sting operation impacted the Arab Americans.

Harry Styes is falling for Judaism (Image: Facebook)
08:45 GMT

With a new found fascination for Judaism, "One Direction" boy band member Harry Styles has been questioned whether he was secretly Jewish.

Amr Diab is still here, guys! (Image: Facebook)
08:07 GMT

Hottie Egyptian star Amr Diab is known most recently for his smooth singing voice, but we'll be enjoying his acting once more in the drama "Al Shuhra" (Fame), despite what the busybodies are spreading around.

Shia LaBeouf literally causing a big stink (Image courtesy of
05:16 GMT

Some of us spotted "Fury" star Brad Pitt in the Dubai airport as he made his way back to London to continue filming alongside Shia LaBeouf. Only problem is the 27-year-old actor is trying to keep his war-time character real by refusing to shower, causing a big stink between him and Pitt.

January 6, 2014

Sahra Band to sing in Zamalek (Image: Facebook)
11:51 GMT

Hitting up Zamalek, the independent Egyptian band will fuse their passion for music with diverse musical background to bring fans at El-Sawy Culturewheel a January 14th to remember.

Tyrese Gibson with Paul Walker (Image: Instagram)
10:43 GMT

The Fast and Furious star most recently in the news for sky diving with Will Smith and the Crown Prince of Dubai discusses his difficulty enjoying life after losing his best friend and co-star Paul Walker in a car crash back in November.