October 30, 2014
Every film makers nightmare has come true for producers of "Al Jazeera 2". The Egyptian box office hit has been pirated.
The man, the late legend, Wadih El Safi, will have a stirring musical tribute thanks to the talents of fellow Lebanese singers Jaheda Wahbe and Melhim Zein.
Gossipers suggest that the Egyptian leading lady is suffering from cancer. She went to the hospital, so clearly it's the worst case scenario, right?
Dubai diner owner and Hollywood celebrity discusses his love for his new daughter Wyatt Isabelle. He and Jewish-raised Mila Kunis have previously mentioned a desire to raise their baby in her religion.
Bastille, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, The Script and many more musicians? Yes, please and thank you! Dubai is in for some seriously good tunes.
Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen will turn their wit on the complex workings of Hollywood's studios in a comedy featuring George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson and Channing Tatum.
"Theeb" is like "Lawrence of Arabia", buuut without the Lawrence.
October 29, 2014
Revolutionary artist Ramy Essam has left his homeland after being harassed by the police.
Dina El-Wedidi, releases her first album titled 'Turning Back' with a Norwegian label in a concert that took place at the Greek Campus last Friday.
He loves him some Lebanon, but Marway Khoury is cruisin' over to Egypt to sing for his fans at the 23rd Annual Arabic Music Festival.
If you hear in whip cracking in Tunisia, it might just be Latifa. The singer is racing to get her album ready by winter break.
Two more performances added to the RedFestDXB slate next February.
After six consecutive Fast & Furious films, number seven suddenly has a new title. The first official trailer is out for the newly named "Furious 7".
Get ready to laugh your socks off at the "Funniest Person in the World" competition winner!
What will the Ministry of Magic think? Harry Potter's Miriam Margolyes says anti-semitism is Israel's fault!
Jewish Actress Miriam Margolyes says that Israel's actions in Gaza have caused a "troubling backlash" for Jews in Britain, but shows no love for Hamas.
October 28, 2014
Egyptian heartthrob Amro Youssef is preparing himself for the role of a lifetime as the Middle East sees Prison Break adapted into Arabic.
City Centre Fujairah has announced the next celebrity singer to join its ongoing concert series: Diana Haddad is up next!
Aussie soft rock duo Air Supply, you know, "The One That You Love" to hear, has a gig in Israel this December.
Sherine is pretty zipped lipped either for legal reasons or due to shell shock after she was sentenced to six months of jail in court.
Ahlam is headed to court next year, and she's seriously not shy about it.
The Kuwaiti actress out on the open market again after finalizing her divorce from husband and business manager Ahmad Al Biraiki
Jordanian actress Saba Mubarak and Egyptian actor Amro Youssef deliver a humanitarian message in their new film "The Price."
Amin Dora’s comedy “Ghadi” is seeking international recognition; let's hope it wins "Best Foreign Language Film" in the 2015 Oscars.
Ahlam has a new fan: Somaya al Khashab!
Taste of Abu Dhabi brings treat to our ears as well: jam to the sounds of the Four Seasons at the festival
"Big Girls Don't Cry", especially when they're at the Taste of Abu Dhabi coming up next month. With a Four Seasons tribute and delectable delights, it's sure to be a home run of a foodie event.
October 27, 2014
Here's what Adel has to say about the rumors going around that he and Khaled Yousif are on the outs.
Sorry, "Mazzika", Mayada isn't moving out of her unstable homeland for man or music.
Ramadan 2015 will bring the Syrian drama "Darine" to our screens where Nesreen Tafesh will portray a woman shocked to discover her family is missing from Damascus.
For the first time in Abu Dhabi Film Festival's history, experts gathered for an open public discussion on the poor film acting and directing in Arab cinema.
Maya Diab's #PinkStands4 claimed the number one spot on Glamour Magazine's most influential breast cancer awareness campaigns worldwide.
Superstar Beyonce posted verses from the Quran on her Instagram account yesterday. What's all that about?
After Star Wars and Fast and Furious filmed their sequels in the city, other productions are following suit to make Abu Dhabi one of the top international locations for film.
Palestinian director Tarik Freitekh wraps up directing Justin Bieber's latest music video "Work for It."
One disgruntled customer has complained that their family outing had to be cancelled because of the Clooney's glitzy gathering at Danesfield House in Buckinghamshire.
With the Eid cinema season in the dust, it's time to look back and review the roles men have played in recent films and those in the past.
October 26, 2014
Nancy Ajram is used to hearing all sorts of rumors about her love life. But now an astrologist is predicting that a divorce is on the horizon!
From Arab Idol to European star, Mohammad Assaf continues to steal hearts everywhere.
A lover of horses and of operetta, Lebanese singer Assi Helani managed to get his fix for both fetishes during his recent trip to the UAE.
"Old" Nancy Ajram is back with her "Yalla" music video, and it captures exactly what we knew her as when she first shot to fame!
Katy Perry has flown to Morocco for her 30th birthday after canceling her extravagant party in Egypt due to safety reasons!
Arsha Kaviani's music has taken him around the world, and now it's bringing him back to his birth place of Dubai.
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin felt like they needed a third party to celebrate their their nuptials. And they did, in England, this weekend!
While at a VIP party in New York City, actress Mindy Kaling was mistaken for Pakistani teen activist Malala Yousafzai.
October 25, 2014
Palestinian vocalist Merna (formerly Ayah) releases her latest single "A Little More" off her sophomore studio album The Calling, melding elements of rock, soul and classical.
October 24, 2014
George is allegedly so ready to have babies, he's offered to be a stay-at-home dad. What do you suppose his Lebanese wife has to say about that gender role switch?!
October 23, 2014
Haifa Wehbe and Ragheb Alama may just be friends again. We're shocked. Are you?
Wael Kfoury and his co-patriot artist Elissa sure are buddy buddy, but social media flirtations are totally innocent, right?
Angham was mysteriously absent at the recent Alexandria International Song Festival where the songstress was to accept an honorary award for her accomplishments throughout her career.
Egyptian singer Ehab Tawfiq's mother has passed away on Wednesday.
The Egyptian actor is displeased that his film didn't get picked as the Egyptian entry into the Oscars.
October 22, 2014
The Instagram campaign to support the Lebanese Autism Society managed to find its way to Haifa Wehbe's page.
Now we've yet another reason to attend the Dubai International Film Festival; Hollywood actress Emily Blunt will be there!
The Egyptian actress is calling all celebs to join her charitable campaign of donating personal items for a cause.
When it rains it pours for Yousra because she'll be filming the "Saraya Abdeen" sequel scenes at the same time as this new film.
While acting has become the latest trend for singers in the Arab world, Ramy Ayach wants a piece of the action too!
Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki's upcoming acting project has been brewing for a while now, but he's in no rush to cook it up yet!
Gigi Hadid displays her taut stomach in her underwear as she relaxes in bed.
Jury members for 2014 Abu Dhabi Film Festival includes Egyptian filmmakers Marwan Hamed, Hala Lotfy and Sherif Elkatsha, along with acclaimed actress Nelly Karim.
October 21, 2014
Short film ‘ONE’ shows Islam and Christianity existing happily side-by-side; documentary will screen as part of Emirates Film Competition.
Singing cousins! Leading Jewish and Arab Israeli artists to perform in Daniel Pearl memorial concert
David Broza, Mira Awad, Jerusalem Jewish-Arab Youth Chorus to take stage in Lod at 8 p.m. Thursday for music event in conjunction with "Daniel Pearl World Music Days."
While rumors about Mayada al Hinnawi selling her music copyrights are on wild fire, she's busy making music with Joe Raed!
Egyptian actor Ahmed el Sakka was surprised to come home to a large crowd of angry protesters gathered outside his house. What did the action hero do?
Heirs of the late artist Muneer Murad are not too happy about one of Elissa's tracks on her latest album.
We haven't seen her in the cinema for quite some time, and it looks like we'll still have to wait to see Maali Zayed in the movie theater.
Count those candles! Amr Diab made quite the cute 8-year-old birthday boy. Do you think his looks have carried on 45 years later?
R&B singers Jeremih and Cris Cab have been added to the A-list line-up for the music festival in Dubai next February.
Iconic fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies weeks after creating Amal Alamuddin's stunning wedding dress
Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies aged 82.
October 20, 2014
Gear up for the world's funniest show as Hollywood tries to find the world's funniest person!
Egyptian actress Somaya el Khashab may be approaching 49, but her mother still dresses her to this day!
She may have many haters, but UAE singer Ahlam is much liked by the Alexandria International Song Festival!
You're under arrest... for singing on Arab Idol! Arab Israelis risk jail sentence thanks to talent contest
Two Arab Israelis were placed under arrest after returning home... for taking part in Arab Idol!
The star-studded ADFF 2014 is coming, and here's the list of folks playing jury.
Taking their chemistry from the bedroom to the studio: another "Big Night" in store for Ruby and her new hubby
Fresh from their honeymoon, Egyptian singer and actress Ruby and her new husband are getting a new kind of action.
She's got a new album on the way, but Amal Maher needs her fans to help choose its title.
October 19, 2014
Egyptian actor Mohammad Ramadan has been temporarily banned from acting.
Partying with Paris Hilton: Tunisian star Feryal Youssef joined A-listers at Cle Dubai grand opening
Feryal Youssef was one of the many household names present at the grand opening of Dubai's hottest new club.
The Canadian University in Cairo's students were treated to a rocking concert by Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny this week.
Most actors would argue over minor things in their work, but when it comes to Egyptian singer-turned-actor Hamada Hilal, Mervat Amin comes first!
Egyptian actress May Salim sent a social media shout out to her celebrity pals Tamer Hosny and wife Basma Bosil, thanking them for attending her daughter's birthday party.
Ahmed Ezz has been told to "hit the road" by his not-so-friendly neighbors over Zeina drama!
Maybe it's Mrs. Clooney's Middle Eastern background that has taught her to let her husband choose which causes to support.
Supernatural Halloween thriller "Annabelle" brings chills to Lebanon's box office this week!
After premiering in Toronto in September this film based in Iraqi Kurdistan, "Mardan" has made its way into the Oscars race.
October 18, 2014
Gigi Hadid steals the spotlight in short silver dress at star-studded charity event in New York.