July 24, 2013
It's that time of year, when peeps in Ramadan turn Nocturnal and tune into their fave new TV shows. Here's a list of the top 5 series that are worth keepin' those lids propped open 'til the early morn.
July 23, 2013
Make way for Egyptian film, baby. Omar Robert Hamilton's award-winning 'Though I Know the River is Dry' and 5 Mosireen documentaries will be at Mosaic Rooms in London this Thursday.
July 22, 2013
It may not be funny but it’s certainly ironic that Rania Youssef is suffering complete exhaustion after commuting to film sets all around Egypt that include the words ‘Flames’ and ‘Heat Wave’ in the titles.
July 21, 2013
The Holy month can’t handle all the provocative parts in the TV drama ‘Hekayat Hayat’, starring Ghada Abdel Raziq, so some channels are making some cuts.
July 16, 2013
'Fast & Furious' fans, get ready 'cause the seventh film's movie auditions are coming to Dubai!
After two major let downs in film and television, Lebanese actress Qamar takes her talent to the stage in the new Egyptian play "Inheritance".
Our in-house American writer and comedian, Brett Weer, has a blast living life here with Arabs and has used his personal cultural mishaps and jokes as inspiration for his starring role in a new comedy series 'My American Neighbor' on Ro'ya TV through Ramadan.
July 15, 2013
No need to open a can of worms that's already been emptied. The new show "Qasr Al Kalam" (Palace of Discussion) was sadly canceled from the Ramadan lineup because the results of the revolution made it obsolete.
Here's a rundown of some of this year's most outrageous Ramadan TV dramas.
Is Ola Ghanem's Ramadan movie poster for real? The promo piece shows a little too much skin for some, especially when it's screening will be on Eid El Fitr.
July 14, 2013
Is Rania Youssef’s Ramadan role in "Majwa Harrah" (Hot Front) totes inapprope for the holy month? You be the judge.
It's days like this that we just want to hug and squeeze Arabic media giant, Rotana. They've just announced that their movies and shows like 'Halima Bond' game show are only a click away with a new, free video-on-demand service.
Tough girl, Tunisian actress Durra hit up the new Ramadan show "Huwa...Hiah wa Al Jarieah" (Him...Her and the Daring One) and admitted to being bold on screen, but chill on the home scene.
Since politics plays into nearly every aspect of life, the drama going down in Egypt isn't limited to the streets. The Ramadan dramas have a serious political overtone this year.
July 10, 2013
Controversial director Khaled Youssef is back at his filming best. He took to the plane to record the happenin's of Tahrir Square and beyond!