February 26, 2015
"Furoius 7" star Vin Diesel's wife is giving birth to his third child, so the premiere for the film changed locations from Abu Dhabi to Los Angeles.
Tamer Hosny has fans going cray-cray with a YouTube teaser for his song "180 Degrees".
Lebanese actress Souad Kareem passed away on Wednesday.
“I’ll continue presenting the art that I love. I’ll continue to give concerts. See you next concert," the Egyptian singer wrote after the Egyptian Syndicate of Musical Professions' recent decision to expel him.
Well, it's too late now if you don't already have your tickets to see John Legend live in Bahrain. The Academy Award-winning "Glory" singer's Spring of Culture concert is already sold out.
ISIS are Israeli agents and Obama is the leader of an international gang? Those are Shaabola's new song lyrics!
Patriotic Egyptian folk singer Shaabola has attacked ISIS once again with a new insulting song.
Tunisian singer Latifa urges Arab governments to unite and end wars in the region.
Zuhair Murad wins over Rita Ora with a stunning couture dress at the Brit Awards.
February 25, 2015
She's been making a name for herself after winning the first season of Arab Idol, and now Carmen Suleiman and Bollywood singing sensation Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy will help Oredoo celebrate 10 years in the biz with a concert.
They could take her in Ramadan 2014, banning her "Halawet Rouh" from airing in cinemas, and fans are already getting their feathers ruffled over her recent social media image share.
Eddie Ray Routh found guilty of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle's murder.
The Egyptian actress is taking some heat right now after being accused of physically hitting producer Khaled Mohammad Taher.
Former Mr. Lebanon Wissam Hanna is NOT a fan of Amal Hijazi, and he's not afraid to show it!
Born in Belgium but brought up in Tunisia, singer Ghalia Benali is bringing her album "Al Palna" back to life in Cairo next week.
This weekend is seriously going to be epic in the Emirates as the Dubai Jazz Festival brings James Blunt, John Legend, and Sting to the stage.
Former Miss Turkey Merve Buyuksarac in hot water for posting satirical poem about Turkey's President!
Nancy Ajram's new music video lacks everything her old videos had, and her fans are totes unhappy!
Nancy Ajram's shemale lookalike Hisham Alrashed has big news for his fans: There's a mini him on the way!
February 24, 2015
Get ready to hang onto your seats if you hit the cinema this week. "Out of Order" (Khareg El-Khedma), a psychological thriller, opens on Wednesday.
We've all been upset with our partners before, but Lebanese model Joelle Hatem must have been seriously ticked when she typed to the world that she and her hubby had split up....only to take it back a few hours later.
What would Gigi Hadid's Palestinian family think of her PDA with bf Cody Simpson at this Oscars After Party?
Mohamed Hamaki has finally announced his divorce from wife of two-years Nahla al Hajari!
George Wassouf's marriage to Nada Zeidan has just taken a new turbulent turn!
"Tonight" hit maker Amr Diab is working hard to bring us more of the music we love. The Egyptian songster has a new album under construction to be ready come summer.
Egyptian film makers' endeavors to enter the Oscars have nearly always gone unheeded. Check out this list of films that were close to competing the best foreign language film Oscar award.
Somebody tell Adel Imam that Nour el Sherif is a friend in need!
Less than a month away until the music of Macklemore, Lil Wayne, Avicii and Clean Bandit brings dancers alive from around the globe at the Street Life show March 18-21.
February 23, 2015
Having worked with both talented actors Yousif Al Khal and Abed Fahed in the hit drama "Law" (If), Nadine played nice girl and wouldn't give the dish on which star she preferred.
Lindsay Lohan admits she likes to learn lessons the hard way, but insists she is ready to lead a more private life.
We were made to love this year's Spring of Culture line-up. John Legend, Hussain Al Jassmi, Joss Stone, Omar Khairat, and many others will make this a festival to remember, for sure.
It got the nomination, but "Aya" didn't go home with the coveted Oscar for best live action short film. Read here to see which film got it instead.
Egyptian actor Ahmed el Sakka saved a baby's life this week after finding her in a dumpster!
Were Lady Gaga's Oscar "dishwashing gloves" inspired by Amal Clooney's pair from her Golden Globes appearance?
Emma Stone stuns in a winning Elie Saab dress at the Oscars.
It will be a fairy tale story again in the Cairo Opera House. The Cinderella ballet is returning after a 15 year hiatus.
Jennifer Lopez gracefully tripped on the train of her dress while she was presenting at the Oscar Awards on Sunday.
February 22, 2015
Miss Fashionista Maya Diab has a new business venture, and we think you're totes going to like it!
Some snickering fans spread rumors that Ragheb Alama and Elissa were more than just colleagues after the songstress shared a picture of the two all kinds of cuddly on set X Factor.
Kuwaiti singer Shams must have really upset her hubby for him to block her on Whatsapp!
All the students on campus at Cairo University were only actors as Adel Imam's new program "A Manager and the Head of a Department" filmed scenes on location.
New uber-modern development, Meier-on-Rothschild Tower, might bring a bunch of Tinseltown names to settle in Tel Aviv.
We know her well from "Scoop with Raya" among a slew of other TV appearances. MBC presenter Raya Abirached shares what it's like to be an Arab celebrity living in London.
OSN is the region's leading pay-TV network, and they're the ones bringing you the Oscars!
February 21, 2015
Ten artists from five Arab countries have been granted production grants from Al-Mawred Al-Thaqafy (or Culture Resource), in the second leg of its 2014 Production Awards Programme.
Saudi film festival opens despite cinema ban in the ultra conservative country!
February 19, 2015
Maisa Moghrabi's secret is out: Moroccan starlet married in secret TWO months ago!
Can you keep a secret? "Al Bernameg" star Bassem Youssef stars in a secretly directed documentary "Tickling Giants".
Sherine Rida used to be married to Amr Diab, but her current claim to fame is a starring role in the film "Out of Service".
Nothing like your sports car popping up in a Hollywood blockbuster to make a man feel proud. Ralph Debbas' Lebanese-designed hypercar has made it to the big screen.
Syrian superstar Asala Nasri had a major panic attack when her son was involved in a serious car accident this week.
Young talent show contestant from Egypt, Yasmina El-Elwany, was in a vehicle accident with her family on the way home from her performance at the Cairo Opera House.
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is coming to the UAE for the first time, as is violinist and conductor Vladmir Spivakov with his Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra as part of Dubai Classics.
Taking his wedding vows seriously: George Clooney to install "panic room" for wife Amal's protection
Amal Clooney's high-risk job calls for a fireproof, bombproof and attack-resistant panic room in her home.
Zeina is clearly looking for love, but is it away from her "secret husband" Ahmed Ezz?
February 18, 2015
Despite confirmed rumors of Egyptian actor Ghassan Matar's death, his wife has spoken up that he's still breathing.
Even though she's portraying the same role as deceased acting predecessor, Ola Ghanem adamantly denies she's imitating Hind Rustum.
It's terrible to live in the past, but Ezzat Abou Aouf can;t get over this one thing in his life!
Nothing worse than getting hacked online. Ok, there are worse things, but his fans are impatiently waiting for Ahmed Helmy to get his Facebook and Twitter back.
More rumors are circulating around Nour el Sherif's health. The latest? He allegedly has lung cancer!!
After winning the title of Arab Idol in the talent show's third season, Syrian singer Hazem Sharif is now taking the stage in Sharjah for their "Shadows" show.
Lebanese superstar Assi Helani is sadly mourning the death of his younger brother Ali today.
What has Ahmed Mekky been up to since Donia Samir Ghanem's departure from his on-screen life?
Men of many musical talents, Rami Abadir and Mostafa El-Sayed, will perform live at ROOM on Friday, February 20.
German rapper-turned ISIS extremist who starred in sick beheading video "was married to FBI agent"!
February 17, 2015
Rumor has it that US country singer Taylor Swift is performing in Tel Aviv this summer!
If Nour el Sherif is as healthy as his daughter claims, why was an ambulance waiting for him at the airport?
Because the world needs Arab Kardashians, Lebanon is launching a reality TV show featuring three fashionable sisters that we can all now keep up with!
Rumors were circulating that our sassafras star Ahlam was sent to the psych, but the UAE diva just laughs it off.
Co-directing the film "Aya" has brought Israeli directors Mihal Brezis and Oded Binnun to the Oscars!
Want to learn how to cook delicious AND healthy dishes? Then tune into Physique TV's new show "Good Chef Bad Chef".
Street art mocks enviro-celebrities who eclipse their cause.
Despite the mixed reviews of the TV program "Saraya Abdeen", the satellite channel that produced it and a number of other shows last holy month won the title of the Best Satellite Channel for Ramadan 2014. Go, MBC!
Israeli actress Gal Gadot talks peace in her homeland Israel and the Middle East.
It's gonna be off the chain! Juliana Down has a gig that all bands would go gaga for!
February 16, 2015
We are all shocked to learn that Egyptian actress Mai Kassab is not yet married to folk singer Oka, despite pics that seem to indicate otherwise.
Arab celebrities took to social media today to express their disgust at ISIS's crime against Egyptian Copts in Libya.
Jordanian anti-Israel rap group "Torabyeh" claims their song "Ghorbah" was used without permission in ISIS ad.
Egyptian singer Sherine Abdel Wahab condoled Christians in Egypt following the tragic beheading of 21 Copts by ISIS in Libya.
More than 1,200 attendees representing 60 different countries were entertained by the wide span of activities available at this year's Muscat Festival.
The UAE is keepin' it classy with an outdoor concert in the magnificent surroundings of Al Jahili Fort in Al Ain this week.
Brangelina who? It's all about Ragheb & Jihan Alama, AKA "Rajina"!
After working with epic artists like Madonna and U2, DJ and producer Paul van Dyk will take the decks at Pacha Ibiza on February 26.
Legendary songstress has passed away, but Syrian singer Rouwaida is keeping her music and memory alive with a musical tribute to her late friend in Paris.
Feature-length documentary titled Tickling Giants, about comedian Bassem Youssef, has launched a crowd funding campaign to cover post-production costs.
February 15, 2015
Their marriage is not only standing the test of time, but it's clearly still going strong. Nicole Saba and her hubby Youssef Al Khal get all cutesy on social media for Valentine's Day.
Legendary blues guitarist Robert Cray announced that he's bringing two shoes to Tel Aviv this April.
There's a new Haifa Wehbe in town... and it's a man! He dances, he pouts, he poses, what the heck, he can do it all... Haifa-style!
Nour el Sherif is as strong as a horse everyone... or so says his daughter!
Sunshine, super posh suites, and shopping that brings the likes of shoe lover Sarah Jessica Parker, Dubai is the place to be for celebrities.
He's known for those baddie roles, but actor Jason Statham doesn't mind. He loved taking the baddie role in Fast and Furious 7 filmed in part in Abu Dhabi.
Amal Clooney vs Britain: George's wife takes on most-challenging legal battle yet, and it ain't pretty!
Lawyer Amal Clooney is now fighting a legal battle against the United Kingdom, and it's her most challenging one yet!
YES TV tells the story of Israel vs the West Bank through the thrilling new Israeli TV series "Fouda."
From skyscrapers and shopping to poetry about women’s lives, British musician Joanna Marsh is weaving Arab influences into her work.
February 14, 2015
After wowing everyone on Arabs Got Talent, Palestinian teen band "Al-Takht al-Sharqi" are hoping their budding success can raise awareness of war-ravaged Gaza.