Ahmed "the monkey" Helmy on a mission with the CIA!
What’s funnyman Ahmed Helmy doing on a virtual set resembling the White House? The Egyptian actor is getting his action on for his latest comedy TV show “Al Amaleyyah Misi” (Mission Misi), where he plays a monkey named Misi!
According to Laha Magazine, CIA agents kidnap "Misi" and assign him to complete a highly important mission!
A "Barack Obama" lookalike will also be making an appearance on the show, which will air exclusively CBC TV this Ramadan.
On a different note, Ahmed announced that his latest film "Qutun wa Fa’ar" (Cotton & a Mouse)'s name has been changed to "Made in Egypt," and will be screened by the end of July. Ahmed is currently filming the final scenes of the new movie and the producing company has decided to screen it in more than 100 movie theaters, making it the most screened Egyptian film of all time. In addition, it will be screened in various Gulf countries, Lebanon and Jordan.
The film is directed by Amro Salama and stars Yasmine Raees, Edward and Dalal Abdel Aziz.