Syria's starlet Amal Arafeh has disclosed her latest projects to her curious public.
George Wassouf was taken out of Tunisia airport on a wheelchair. Is everything alright?
New claims suggest that "Amr Diab" is the Egyptian singer's STAGE NAME and that he's originally from Yemen!
On Saturday 30 August, Bibliotheca Alexandrina Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Hisham Gabr, will perform music from well-known movies and Broadway musicals.
Russell Brand opposes anti-Semitism after death threats: 'We must disavow all forms of prejudice that lead to exclusion and execution.'
August 27, 2014
It's not over till the Middle East freezes over! Another one bites the ice as belly dancing (ice) queen Fifi Abdo tips the ice bucket and takes the challenge on, hips first!
Ramadan 2015 line up: Tayem has taken the place of famous Syrian actor Abid Fahed in the drama after the latter suddenly announced the breaking of his contract with the company 'Al Sabah' during a television interview.
August 26, 2014
Rumor has it that Jumana Murad is quitting acting. Could her new hubby have anything to do with it?
Syrian actors Qamar Khalaf & Mehiar Khodoor are now the proud parents of a baby girl - and it's their first child!
Billy Crystal leads Robin Williams Emmys tribute, but then offends some with "racist" joke about Iranian woman.
Ahmed Elsaka is a very lucky man! He's been receiving some special voice messages from the handsome Jean Claude van Damme!
Mohammad Assaf joined the line-up of people taking on the #RubbleBucketChallenge in support of Gaza.
August 25, 2014
Nour el Sherif and Mervat Amin are set to return in a new film after 14 years of not working together!
Take That frontman Gary Barlow to close his "Since I Saw You Last" tour in the UAE.
More than just talkin' the talk! Khaled Youssef walks the walk and elects himself in the Egyptian Parliamentary elections
Director Khaled Youssef is officially running in the upcoming Egyptian Parliamentary elections!
As the Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival approaches, one Egyptian film has granted a place to get screened at the festival!
Egyptian actor Abdel Mohsen Selim has passed away at the age of 70.
Hollywood starlet Salma Hayek is enraged with Amy Samir Ghanem's latest TV drama showmakers for stealing her hit US TV series "Ugly Betty's" ideas to use in Amy's show!
August 24, 2014
Hollywood stars sign petition in support of Israel. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Minnie Driver and Kelsey Grammer among celebrities who voiced their criticism against the 'singling out' of Israel during Gaza war.
"It was in New York where it all merged: the Afro American Jazz and the Arabic music," writes 'Victor Argo' in a fascinating tale about Lebanese musician Tarek Yamani and his latest album.
Scarlett Johansson’s thriller “Lucy” debuted in first place at the box office in Lebanon last weekend. Did it have anything to do with her kiss with Amr Waked? Hmmm!
While Haifa Wehbe accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge, Nancy Ajram preferred to write a cheque instead!
August 23, 2014
Some unhappy Muneer followers are threatening to stampede the concert if ticketed seats don't increase.
Baby making is in the books, for now, and that bodacious actress as back at her cinematic best as she stars in "The Big NIght".
Here's what's shaking in the big city this week.
August 22, 2014
Following controversy during the month of Ramadan, Ahl Eskendereya series will be screened in several TV channels, Al-Ahram Arabic newspaper reports.
August 21, 2014
Souad Massi refuses to sing in Israel: "I have the right not to perform in a country which murders children"
Ahram Online's sister French paper Ahram Hebdo talks to the renowned Algerian singer Souad Massi, who explains why she refuses to sing in Israel, and reflects on her recent concerts in Cordoba and Morocco.
Kiss me baby one more time! Amr Waked slammed for passionate smooch with Jewish co-star Scarlett Johansson
Arab media criticized Egyptian actor Amr Waked for kissing his Jewish co-star Scarlett Johansson in the Hollywood film "Lucy."
Don't want to get deported? That's easy, just marry a citizen like Armenian bellydancer Safinaz did!
The only place Armenian Bellydancer Safinaz will be flying off to now is her honeymoon destination!
Following a seriously short marriage, Sawsan Badr has decided to end her sixth marriage!
After more than 40 years of friendship, Adel Imam is being accused of neglecting his lifetime friend Saeed Saleh before he died.
OK, everyone thinks that Ruby has secretly gotten married after a wedding band made an appearance on her finger!
From mushy messages to a collage of pics from his sexy spouse, Ramy Ayach was well doted on this birthday.
August 20, 2014
Elissa made some of her fans gasp, and others smile, with her latest bikini shot on Instagram!
Why did Samir Ghanem turn down an acting role with comedy legend Adel Imam?
Sharif Muneer is finally taking Sherine Abdel Wahab to court on September 27.
Samira Said is sure to make the Moroccans' hearts melt as she sings her heart out on Thursday night.
Egyptian starlets Yousra and Enas el Dughaidi are planning to open a Tourist Village in Egypt. Would you go visit?
The evening will include performances by Osama El-Hady, Nour Project, Soot Fel-Zahma and Wasla, moving the audience across blues, jazz, rock, electronic music and oriental sounds, songs and instrumentals.
Despite his issues with disturbing the peace, the notorious American rapper is headed our way.
What better way to prove it's all good between Somaya Al Khashab and Fifi Abdo? Co-star in a film of course!
The drama all began when the two divas worked together in "Women's Vengeance", but now the actresses are determined to stop the rumors of their issues by performing together again.
Star Wars: Episode VII will be a little more old school, it seems.
August 19, 2014
We've been waiting awhile for the hot jams, and now they're officially coming on August 25th.
Amr Diab and his wife Zeina Ashour were rumored to be on the brink of divorce, but the Egyptian superstar posted something to prove otherwise.
A favourite of Exit Records, the DJ-producer is coming to our corner of the world.
It' not all about him he says, no autobiography ay time soon.
Safinaz apologizes for the sporting the Egyptian flag in costume form after it allegedly got in her trouble...again.
August 18, 2014
Why has Donia Samir Ghanem appeared in a minimal number of scenes in her famous drama "El Kebeer Awi" (The Powerful One) with actor Ahmed Makki? Could the two be on bad terms?
Is there more to Menna Shalabi and Mohammad Abdel Aziz's friendship than meets the eye?
Saber Rebai is fed up with the media focussing their attention on his private life and neglecting his singing career!
Nelly Karim's daughter was not allowed to watch her mum's successful Ramadan TV drama "Sijn El Nisa'a" (Women's Prison).
Egyptian comedian actor Ahmed Helmy has vowed to never produce another film again, but has quickly changed his mind. Why?
The documentary by Ahmed Rashwan is a significant step in cinematic portrayals of Egypt's largest minority.
It was defo a challenge for Scarlett Johansson to play the central character in "Lucy", which features our homegrown actor Amr Waked.
It missed snatching an Oscar but gained three awards at The Emmys.
From one fashionista to the other, the Lebanese songstress says she's obsessed with one fellow starlet and her wardrobe. Whom could it be?
August 17, 2014
Not so popular anymore? Tamer Hosny's disastrous ticket sales prove that he's not-so-famous in Tunisia
Tamer Hosny's severe lack of ticket sales in two Tunisian festivals have proved that he's not so popular there!
Lebanese journalist Mazen Diab was murdered in Amman this week. Jordanian police arrested four men in suspicion of his murder.
A number of celebrities stood by their friend Ramez Galal 's side at his father's funeral on Sunday.
Ahmed Ezz and Zeina happened to be in the same room for the first time since her return from the US with his twins!
Nelly Karim is taking on a new exciting project involving dancing and MBC TV!
Nelly Karim's starring role in "Women's Prison" brought her to first place as the show was ranked first of the Ramadan dramas this year.
Love some saxophone? Live in Egypt or wish you did? Then get a load of this.
The artist we've loved listening to for three decades gives the dish on everything from his granddaughter Sana to his future career plans.
"Artists have always represented (...) a vibrant conscience and the best expression of the people's emotions, their pains and hopes," Algerian president Abdelaziz Boutefika read on Thursday evening at the opening of a festival.
August 16, 2014
Performances began on the 15th and will continue for more than a week of theatre fun.
The Lebanese songstress was a hit among the refugees in the region as she participated in a humanitarian effort for her homeland.
August 15, 2014
Late Lebanese singer, songwriter, composer and actor Wadih El Safi was hailed in a performance at the Beirut Waterfront Tuesday, in a tribute concert organized as part of Beirut Holidays.
Unfortunately, thousands of Mohammad Assaf's fans won't get to see him perform in Abu Dhabi tomorrow after canceling his concert over the Gaza conflict.