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September 1, 2015

Gigi Hadid's stunning look at the VMAs. (Instagram)
18:48 GMT
Car racer Lewis Hamilton poses alongside model Gigi Hadid at the VMA 2015 party as he takes time out from his World Championship quest.
Trevor Noah will take to the stage on Saturday 24th October at the Dubai Comedy Festival. (File photo)
12:20 GMT
Comedy heavyweights Dave Chappelle and Trevor Noah are headlining the Dubai Comedy Festival in October.
The renowned Lebanese Ghada Shbeir's concert will close the 13th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Summer Festival. Shbeir talks about her journey with music and Arab-Andalusian heritage. (Facebook)
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The renowned Lebanese Ghada Shbeir's concert will close the 13th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Summer Festival. Shbeir talks about her journey with music and Arab-Andalusian heritage.
Nicki at the MTV VMAs on Sunday. (Instagram)
10:37 GMT
American rapper Nicki Minaj is in the UAE as we speak!
After a decade as guitarist for Guns & Roses, Ron Thal is following his muse – all the way to Tel Aviv. (Triplem.com.au)
09:23 GMT
After a decade as guitarist for Guns & Roses, Ron Thal is following his muse – all the way to Tel Aviv.
One of the selfies Elissa was made fun of on Instagram. (Instagram)
08:57 GMT
Lebanese superstar's fans take to Twitter to #SelfieLikeElissa.
The first photo of Zendaya as she turned 19 in Dubai. (Instagram)
07:46 GMT
Zendaya is scheduled to give a grand performance at Central Galleria, Mall of the Emirates, followed by a meet and greet session with fans.

August 31, 2015

Tila Tequila isn't pro-Nazi! (Facebook)
20:57 GMT
Tila Tequila got kicked off of "Celebrity Big Brother" for allegedly being pro-Nazi, but now she speaks up on the subject.
Zendaya is in town for Dubai Summer Surprises. (Twitter)
20:27 GMT
Zendaya is in Dubai with family, and she explains life as a Disney teen star.
The Season 5 trailer teases the ghosts of Carrie's past coming back to haunt – and possibly kidnap – her.(Ledgergazette.com)
14:39 GMT
StepFEED gives us 7 signs that show ‘Homeland’ showrunners know nothing about Lebanon.
Liqa and her ex-husband Fahmy still feuding over the large sum of money he owes her. (Gololy)
12:39 GMT
Liqa Suwaidan and her ex-husband Hussein Fahmy still feuding over the large sum of money he owes her.
Stars Nidal al Ahmadieh and Assala are at war... a Twitter war! (Alsayeda.net)
10:09 GMT
Stars Nidal al Ahmadieh and Assala are at war... a Twitter war!
Emirati psychological thriller Zinzana goes to Texas film fest. (YouTube)
09:04 GMT
Emirati psychological thriller Zinzana goes to Texas film fest.
Theeb gets new release date in Iraq's cinemas, the ninth Arab country to host the film. (File photo)
08:22 GMT
Theeb gets new release date in Iraq's cinemas, the ninth Arab country to host the film.
AP was criticized for describing Amal Clooney as an 'actor's wife' in coverage of the Al Jazeera trial. (AFP)
08:06 GMT
Seriously AP? Amal Clooney is much more than just an "actor's wife"!
"Time to love" will be subtitled in English for its non-Farsi-speaking audiences. (Press TV)
07:35 GMT
‘Time to love’ by Iranian filmmaker Alireza Raisian is set to be screened in different countries across Europe and North America.
Argentina trancin' out. (Facebook)
05:00 GMT
Here's how Aly Amr Fathalah and Fadi Wassef Naguib put Egypt on the world trance map.

August 30, 2015

Screenshot from Homeland Season 5 trailer. (YouTube)
15:48 GMT
The trailer is out for the TV show that digs into the fight against terror.
Assala seriously has some frenemies. (Facebook/Youssef Hamiddine)
15:31 GMT
Assala is headed to Lebanon, and on her way she sent a tweet that's got Nidal Al Ahamadieh all kinds of angr.
Gigi Hadid back in 2013. (Facebook)
15:03 GMT
Gigi Hadid admits she loves being on stage with her singing pal Taylor Swift.
Actress Kinda Hanna was attacked by extremist social media users after it's become known that she's Christian. (Elcinema)
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Actress Kinda Hanna was attacked by extremist social media users after it's become known that she's Christian.
Myriam Fares celebrates her first wedding anniversary with Dany Mitri. (Ali Express)
11:14 GMT
Myriam Fares celebrates her first wedding anniversary with Dany Mitri.
Amal Clooney lashes out at Egypt after Al-Jazeera journalists are imprisoned. (AFP)
09:29 GMT
Amal Clooney lashes out at Egypt after Al-Jazeera journalists are imprisoned.
Bader Saleh made sure he took full advantage of his leisure time in Abu Dhabi by visiting Eastern Mangroves Resort and Spa by Anantara. (YouTube)
08:56 GMT
Saudi comedian Bader Saleh enjoys AD ahead of his live stand up performance.
Haifa Mansour's "Wadjda" is one of the films screening in Cairo this week. (Image Archive)
06:17 GMT
Check out the list of awesome sauce cultural events to do in Cairo and Alexandria this week.
Kosha Dillz in 'da house. (Facebook)
05:58 GMT
Kosha Dillz is knockin' down anti-Semitism one rap song at a time.

August 28, 2015

Ghalia Benali's upcoming concert will be part of the Citadel Festival for Music and Singing that continues until 31 August. (Facebook)
05:00 GMT
Ghalia Benali's upcoming concert will be part of the Citadel Festival for Music and Singing that continues until 31 August.

August 27, 2015

Ghada Abdel Razek and, wait, booz??? (Instagram)
17:14 GMT
Ghada Abdel Razek fans have another reason to be shocked by the actress.
Yehia Khalil jammin' out. (yallabina.com)
15:09 GMT
Cairo Opera House will come alive on Monday, August 31st with some wicked sweet beats by Yehia Khalil.
Syrian and Jordanian children to premiere "Oliver Twist" in Arabic in Jordan next month. (Showbiz411.com)
10:54 GMT
Syrian and Jordanian children to premiere "Oliver Twist" in Arabic in Jordan next month.
Dubai doesn't like reggae, it loves it! (Island Stage)
08:55 GMT
Dubai doesn't like reggae, it loves it!
Egyptian trance duo Aly & Fila will host a spectacular trance show in Cairo in September. (YouTube)
08:00 GMT
Egyptian trance duo Aly & Fila will host a spectacular trance show in Cairo in September.
Former CNN host and iconic American celebrity Larry King visits Israel for the first time in 20 years. (Shalom Life)
06:24 GMT
Former CNN host and iconic American celebrity Larry King visits Israel for the first time in 20 years.
Rami Malek's popular hacker TV series "Mr. Robot" has postponed the release of its Season 1 finale over a 'graphic scene' similar to the real-life events of the Virginia shooting. (Screenrant.com)
06:12 GMT
Rami Malek's popular hacker TV series "Mr. Robot" has postponed the release of its Season 1 finale over a 'graphic scene' similar to the real-life events of the Virginia shooting.
Eric Lanard is one of the celebrity chefs coming to Taste of Abu Dhabi this fall. (Facebook)
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It's gonna be deliciously fun a this year's Taste of Abu Dhabi with this sweet line-up of celebrity chefs.

August 26, 2015

Pierce Brosnan as James Bond. (Flickr)
12:11 GMT
What if James Bond was one day played by an Arab actor?
Assi, Sherine, Saber and Kazem are returning for The Voice Season 3. (Facebook)
09:48 GMT
The Voice Arabia judges are back in full throttle for season 3 of the singing competition.
Saad being honored by King Mohammed VI of Morocco. (Facebook)
09:01 GMT
Saad Lamjarred feels patriotic after being honored by the King of his native Morocco.
Don't mess with Zeina when it comes to her and Ahmed Ezz's "relationship." Not even if you're Amr Diab! (File photo)
08:19 GMT
Don't mess with Zeina when it comes to her and Ahmed Ezz's "relationship." Not even if you're Amr Diab!

August 25, 2015

Take That performing live in Birmingham earlier this summer. (Facebook)
19:16 GMT
If you pre-registered to see Take That in concert this October in Dubai, then you can snatch those bad boys now.
Elissa speaks up. (Image Archive)
18:14 GMT
Elissa calls for peaceful, Ghandi-like response to Lebanon's heated garbage crisis.
Hany al-Masry worked for Walt Disney Imagineering. (Image Archive)
17:15 GMT
Hany al-Masry lost his long battle with leukemia at age 64 after having worked as a designer for Walt Disney.
Ghada Abdel Razek maxin' and relaxin' in the sun. Um, what is she wearing?! (Instagram)
16:42 GMT
Haters gonna hate, but Ghada Abdel Razek knows she looks great. She's lovin' the Santorini sun.
Dounia Batma at the microphone, doing what she does best. (Facebook)
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Well loved in her homeland, Dounia Batma made her fellow Moroccans happy at her Moroccan Telecom Festival performance last weekend.
Ibtisam Taskat has been accused of dancing half naked in an online video. (File photo)
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Ibtisam Taskat has been accused of dancing half naked in an online video.
One Direction hysteria hits the Middle East after the boy band announces they will be taking a year-long break next year. (Facebook)
12:48 GMT
One Direction hysteria hits the Middle East after the boy band announces they will be taking a year-long break next year.
Haifa Wehbe in her music video "Kiss It Better." (YouTube)
11:26 GMT
We've hand-picked 5 of the worst Arabic songs/music videos ever made for your eyes only!
Basel was highly praised for his role in the Ramadan TV series "My Path." (Sayidaty.net)
07:47 GMT
Basel Khayat, who acted alongside Sherine Abdel Wahab in his recent Ramadan TV series Tariqi, talks to Ahram about his acting technique, his experience making Tariqi and potential future projects.

August 24, 2015

Egyptian TV series "Tariqi" (My Road) to be screened on Columbian TV.
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Egyptian TV series "Tariqi" (My Road) to be screened on Columbian TV.
Ahlam has just revealed who her favorite Arab singers are, and something we didn't know about this year's Arab Idol. (Facebook)
14:22 GMT
Ahlam has just revealed who her favorite Arab singers are, and something we didn't know about this year's Arab Idol.
So far, “Theeb” has been commercially released in the United Arab Emirates, Lebanon, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Palestine, Egypt and Switzerland. ()
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Jordanian film "Theeb" lands in Iraqi cinemas on Thursday.
Hani Shaker and Hussein al Jassmi are among those honored with national awards on Morocco’s Youth Day. (Facebook)
09:14 GMT
Hani Shaker and Hussein al Jassmi are among those honored with national awards on Morocco’s Youth Day.
Rande Gerber, Amal & George Clooney, Mario Testino and Cindy Crawford at the official launch of Casamigos Tequila in Ibiza. (News.com.au)
08:50 GMT
The Clooneys and their besties Cindy Crawford and her hubby Rande Gerber hit Ibiza to celebrate the Spanish launch of their tequila brand.
Sean Finna performing earlier this month. (Facebook)
07:28 GMT
If it's love you want, it's love you'll get from the Emirates, Sean Finn!
Myriam Klink has a fan in George Wassouf! (Facebook)
06:51 GMT
Even George Wassouf loves him some Myriam Klink.
Screenshot from Matisyahu's Spanish Festival performance. (YouTube)
06:22 GMT
There was a mixed response to Jewish American reggae artist Matisyahu's controversial concert in Spain this weekend.
Gigi Hadid's Instagram post in the revealing jumpsuit.
05:45 GMT
Obviously very comfortable with her body, Gigi Hadid exhibited the phrase "If you've got it, flaunt it!" by sporting a revealing bodysuit en route to see T Swift.
Ragheb Alama is one of the stars showing his solidarity. (Archived Image)
05:04 GMT
Haifa Wehbe, Ragheb Alama, and other stars have shown their support of the "You Stink" campaign by protesting themselves or expressing solidarity via social media.

August 23, 2015

Nancy Ajram is bringing her beautiful self to Dubai! (Archived Image)
16:36 GMT
We all love us some Nancy Ajram, and now fans at Modhesh World will get a dose of the sweetheart songstress this Monday night!
Natalie Portman gets real with her fans. (Archived Image)
16:25 GMT
Natalie Portman directed and co-starred in the upcoming film "A Tale of Love and Darkness", and now the Jewish star gives the story behind the story.
Khaled Darwish rockin' the oud at the Citadel festival. (Facebook)
15:43 GMT
The 24th iteration of the festival gave props to five fine artists who left their mark on the music and opera scene to the sounds of Cairo Steps.
Say no to drugs! Bella Hadid insists that she's never done drugs and is a good girl who goes to bed at 9! (Stylenews.peoplestylewatch.com)
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Say no to drugs! Bella Hadid insists that she's never done drugs and is a good girl who goes to bed at 9!
Haifa Wehbe is fed up with the haters and spammers on her Instagram account, and she had something not so nice to say to them. (Instagram)
10:16 GMT
Haifa Wehbe is fed up with the haters and spammers on her Instagram account, and she had something not so nice to say to them.
Jackie Chan is set to film his new blockbuster in Dubai. (Cloudpix.co)
09:00 GMT
Jackie Chan is set to film his new blockbuster in Dubai.
Mohamed Mounir performing on August 10th. (Facebook)
05:43 GMT
"The King" nailed his gig at Egypt's Norther Coast, despite some serious organizational glitches.

August 22, 2015

Dinal El-Wedidi is one of the exciting artists ready to perform in Egypt this week. (Facebook/ Bassam Allam Photography)
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Egypt is chock-full of awesome opportunities to get out and play this week. Check it out!

August 21, 2015

Welad Rizk (The Sons of Rizk) is currently being screened in Egyptian cinemas. (YouTube)
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Welad Rizk (The Sons of Rizk) is currently being screened in Egyptian cinemas. Although coming from the experienced and renowned team, the film fails to live up to their best work.

August 20, 2015

Murat Ozturk is one of the unique opera-pop artists set to perform in Dubai this October. (Facebook)
22:58 GMT
A little dash of opera and a bit of pop jazz fused together, and Dubai has got an opera-pop performance that will rock your socks off on October 10.

"As I Open My Eyes" is getting a moment in the spotlight. (Image used for illustrative purposes)
22:36 GMT
Leyla Bouzid directed the film "As I Open My Eyes", and now all eyes will be on it at the Toronto International Film Festival!
Egyptian Ramy DJunkie has the music 80s kids love to listen to.
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Egyptian Ramy DJunkie has the music 80s kids love to listen to.
Spandau Ballet are ready to play next month. (Facebook)
12:52 GMT
Spandau Ballet drummer John Keeble fell ill, leading to multiple performance cancellations, but word is that the British group are stil on for their gig in the UAE next month!
Jennifer has signed a $5 million deal to appear in adverts for Emirates Airlines. (Fulviameirosu.ro)
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Jennifer Aniston has signed a $5 million deal to appear in adverts for Emirates Airlines.
The Chuckle Club in Doha is going to make you laugh with top British comedians this September. (Doha Comedy)
11:31 GMT
The Chuckle Club in Doha is going to make you laugh with top British comedians this September.
Get a taste of expatriate life in Dubai through the new comedy series "DCity." (YouTube)
10:35 GMT
Get a taste of expatriate life in Dubai through the new comedy series "DCity."
One of the jury members, Jay Wud rockin' out. (Facebook)
04:28 GMT
The UAE is looking for emerging talent, and winners will win a gig at the Beats on the Beach 2015 as well as other perks.

August 19, 2015

The Jewish American musician's concert was cancelled on Monday after the festival succumbed to pressure from the Boycott, Divestment and Santions (BDS) movement. (Diffuser.fm)
15:16 GMT
The Jewish American musician's concert was cancelled on Monday after the festival succumbed to pressure from the Boycott, Divestment and Santions (BDS) movement.
We bet this Sinai beach doesn't look so empty now! (Archive)
15:14 GMT
Mohamed Ramadan just isn't getting the attention he hoped for his film "Shad Agza" as movie theaters experience 70 percent drop in ticket sales due to the heat wave.
So many are upset that Matisyahu was boycotted. Discrimination anyone? (Facebook)
14:59 GMT
The Spanish government spoke up on Tuesday about their displeasure of American Jewish artist Matisyahu having been banned from performing at a Spanish reggae festival because of his political views that don't support a Palestinian State.
Cirque Éloize's latest production, Cirkopolis. (Facebook)
12:25 GMT
Cirque Éloize's latest production, Cirkopolis, is coming to the Emirates after traveling the globe.
Andy Warhol's depiction of Mick Jagger (left) next to a piece by Joan Miro at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary art. (Flickr)
12:10 GMT
They won't "Paint it Black", but the Jahan Nama Museum of Tehran’s Niavaran Cultural Historical Complex will be making Andy Warhol's painting of Mick Jagger look so fresh, so clean.
Meet Kurdish Zhala, Sweden's new pop sensation. (Svt.se)
11:28 GMT
Meet Kurdish Zhala, Sweden's new pop sensation.
Shaabola cancels Iraq concert for "security reasons." (File photo)
09:22 GMT
Egyptian singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim, AKA Shaabola, who ridiculed ISIS, has cancelled his Iraq concert for fear of the terrorist group's leader.
“Iftah Ya Simsim” (Sesame Street) opens doors for a strong Arabic education. (File photo)
07:58 GMT
“Iftah Ya Simsim” (Sesame Street) opens doors for a strong Arabic education.
Anne will be playing the role of a kidnapped woman in the ME in a new TV series based on Jennifer Steil's novel The Ambassador's Wife. (Empire Online)
07:30 GMT
Anne will be playing the role of a kidnapped woman in the ME in a new TV series based on Jennifer Steil's novel The Ambassador's Wife.
Paul Hollywood ready to sweeten up the city of Dubai. (Facebook)
04:27 GMT
Our taste buds are already watering. BBC Good Food Shows are coming to Dubai with celeb chef Paul Hollywood in tow.