Mervat Amin's life threatened by the Mafia
After the death of her husband, renowned Egyptian actress Mervat Amin known as Farida in the TV series “Yahia Al Adel” (Long Lives Justice), discovers shocking and dangerous truths about her husband’s life.
The drama that is aired daily at 4:15 p.m. on Nile satellite station, according to the Egyptian daily Al Akhbar, Farida goes to the bank only to discover her husband has left not one penny in his account and that his company was going down the drains. In today’s episode a group of men from the Mafia attack Farida and her mother at her home demanding she gives them a secret computer disc or else they will take both their lives.
Amin returned to TV drama after several years sabbatical by taking the starring role in the series. The series tackles the issue of money laundering and depicts the September 11 attacks in the United States.
Costarring in the series along with Amin under the direction of Mohammed Abdel Aziz are Mustafa Fahmi and Madihah Yusri.
“I have chosen Farida character because she is weak at the beginning and defeated easily by the first shock she faces particularly after she discovers the falseness of the world of dreams she lives in. She gathers her mental and psychological abilities to counter many problems and defend herself and her small family. This comes after a series of heartbreaking and scaring threats which change her weak personality into a strong lady who steadfast against injustice and oppression,” Amin told the UAE daily al Bayan.
She added, “the series includes extremely cool humanitarian and romantic dimensions in addition to tackling many important issues including money laundering, tax elusion and cooperation with suspected organizations. This is the first series since the September 11 attacks and is supported by archived photos of the collapse of the World Trade Center twin towers. It also reveals the economic difficulties, which emerged in the wake of these attacks -- Albawaba.com