September 23, 2014
Mariam Hussain is such a Daddy's girl! She received every girl's dream present on her 23rd bday.
Oh no she didn't! Did Tamer Hosny's wife posts pic of their baby with or without her hubby's consent?
She's been kept out of the spotlight for so long, but now little Talia Hosny has all eyes on her after her momma posted a pic to Instagram.
It may have been awhile since the artist has produced a piece in her native tongue, but she certainly hasn't skipped a beat. The dialect is back at last, Baby!
The Egyptian star's fans are seriously concerned about their beloved actress's health after a Facebook pic revealed she's inclined to puff a few.
As the buzz about the big day gets louder and more frenzied, rumors has it that George Clooney is getting on just fine with his future father-in-law Ramzi Alamuddin.
Here's the list filmmakers have been waiting for: 53 films in the running at Abu Dhabi Film Festival
Interestingly, 37 of the films selected for this year's ADFF Emirates Film Competition are directed by women!
Khaled Saleh's health is not as good as he'd like it to be, especially that he's in the ICU as we speak!
A total of 26 contestants from 10 Arab countries will take part in the final showdown of Arab Idol, 9 of those are Egyptian!
If you're looking to showcase your independent film at the Arab Film Festival in California, then they're accepting submissions right now!
September 22, 2014
A guy's gotta what a guy's gotta do to pay the rent, and that's the only reason Aman took the job on "Bab Al Harah" (The Neighborhood Door).
Lada Gaga rocks a Dubai design in Brussels: she loved the city so much she took a piece of it with her
We can only give an "Applause" to the pop star for sporting a sassy number made in Dubai.
London got a taste of the Middle East cinema over the weekend as "Chaos, Disorder" was screened alongside a few other films from our region.
George Clooney picks his wedding tux from luxury Italian brand Giorgio Armani for his upcoming Italian wedding to Amal Alamuddin.
He's a well known face around the UAE, and now the "Dangerous" singer is back in the city this week.
A sudden heart attack has sadly killed Egyptian comedian actor Youssef Eid in the early hours of Monday morning.
Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki has "Something Hidden" on YouTube!
Tunisian actress Hind Sabri is the leading actress in the upcoming film "Al Jazeerah 2" (The Island 2) , except its makers seem to have forgotten to include her in their promotional posters!
September 21, 2014
We'll have to change our fat girl stereotype for Maha Ahmad's roles as the Egyptian actress has seriously lost some weight
With all proceeds from his concerts going toward the "Long Live Egypt Fund", Hani Shaker is singing his way around the nation.
Asala Nasri's daughter Sham's wedding brought together more than one union.
Not you as well! Ghada Adel latest celeb to pull out of "Saraya Abdeen" sequel - Did anyone stay put?
Ghada Adel is the latest celeb to pull out of the "Saraya Abdeen" sequel. Is this some kinda trend we don't know about?
Tamer Hosny FAN-atic takes her obsession to his front door - threatens suicide unless he faces the music
Tamer Hosny was faced with a serious dilemma last week when one fan threatened to kill herself unless her spoke to her in person!
They've taken the UK by storm, and now the "Superheroes" hit makers are coming to the Middle East.
In a milestone for Arab EDM producers, Saudi producer/DJ Omar Basaad has been nominated in the category of “Best Middle East” artist for the MTV EMas 2014.
Zeina has been spotted with Tom Cruise, what's all that about?
You needn't wonder anymore; Ruby's secret husband's name is inside!
Four Iranian female cineastes have participated in the Global Women’s Cinema Conference held in NY.
September 20, 2014
The first large-scale event dedicated to comics in Egypt will take place between 22 and 27 September across Cairo and Alexandria.
September 19, 2014
Is she calling backsies? Sulaf Fawakherji may have taken the "Shajarit Al Dur" part back from Ghada Abdel Razek
Who will be the leading lady for the upcoming TV drama "Shajarit Al Dur"? We're so confused.
C'mon, Superstars, you've got the fame and the cash to get this tourism things going again!
September 18, 2014
Menna Shalabi is getting ready to shake her hips in the upcoming film "Ahl Al Aib" (People of Shame).
Meet Zeina al Alami, the Jordanian woman highly ridiculed for being crowned Miss Jordan 2014!
Keeping things traditional, George Clooney's fiancée Amal Alamuddin's family insists on paying for the intimate ceremony in Venice. Never mind that their future SIL is a multimillionaire!
The festival is scheduled for Thursday, February 12 and Friday, February 13 at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre and the first performer slated for RedFestDXB is Canadian newcomer Kiesza.
Lady Gaga nearly falls off her outrageous 9-inch platform pumps in Istanbul... ha ha!
Raja Bint Abdullah Al Shamsi was a cousin of Ahlam, and she passed away recently of undisclosed reasons.
For the first time ever in the festival's history, a locally produced film will raise the curtain.
September 17, 2014
Many seats at Lady Gaga's Dubai gig remained empty, but it gave the true fans more room to "Just Dance".
The battle continues! Athar al Hakim demands double the financial compensation from prankster Ramez Galal
If you thought Ramez Galal and Athar al Hakim have sorted things out by now, think again!
Some of Egypt's most creative electronic and mahraganat artists are traveling through European cities this fall to spread the Cairo love.
An exciting Chinese film festival will be held in Iran this September!
One of the UK's most prominent Muslim convert artists is headed to Toronto on December 1st to kick start his North American tour.
Samir Ghanem is one unhappy actor after not getting his cash money for the Ramadan drama.
With performers like Jahida Wehbe and Ziad al-Ahmadie and his band, you know it's gonna be good this year.
Palestinian superstar Mohammad Assaf is up against four other Middle Eastern artists in the regional category for an MTV EMA award.
A bunch of intimate pix of Dima Bayaa and Taim Hassan surfacing the Internet arose suspicions that the two may be getting back together!
Dolly Shahine has no problem mixing business with pleasure. That's why she's divorced her hubby but kept him on her payroll!
September 16, 2014
There's a thing or two you didn't know about Nelly Karim and the role she'll be playing next!
So much for standing in good terms with the ex. Haifa Wehbe speaks up about her former spouse's claims that she's in a love affair with her director.
Three cheers for Nour El Sherif! Actor comes to tears at emotional Egyptian Alexandria Cinema Festival
He's a man worthy of recognition, but Nour El Sherif was still deeply touched when he received three awards for his accomplishments in cinema.
When asked for his first impressions of Israel, Bennett said: “I love it. The audience is so beautiful. Everybody’s so friendly. It’s my first time here, and they treated me a like an old-timer. Couldn’t be better.”
With a #happybirthdaywaelkfoury campaign, Elissa single-handedly assured her beloved superstar got some special Twitter treatment on his birthday.
Nadia al Jundi slammed for her age-inappropriate dress sense (or lack of it) at the Alexandria International Film Festival
Nadia al Jundi totes embarrassed herself at the Alexandria International Film Festival, thanks to the seriously revealing dress she was wearing!
The outrageous diva took our region by storm, and now she's hoping her next big gig will be in outer space with David Bowie.
Pascale Machalani beamed as she celebrated her son's birthday!
City of Life Director Ali Mostafa, who recently wrapped up the filming and post production work on his second film, From A to B, speaks exclusively to Vibhuti Arora about his latest project.
September 15, 2014
If in doubt, go on holiday! Kazem el Saher has done just that with his youngest son Omar.
She's got the fame and the fortune, but a few extra bucks can't hurt, right?
Who knew she was a lover, not a fighter? Ahlam was all lovey dovey at Murex D'or Festival with her fellow celebs
At the Murex D'or Festival, Ahlam surprised all with hugs, kisses, and kind comments for everyone.
British producer D. Ramirez, Krafty Kuts, Michael Woods, Joris Voorn, Danny Howard Jazzie B and Hernan Cattaneo are coming, just to name a few.
It's gonna be a seriously jazzed up Abu Dhabi at the festival next year.
Lady Gaga took Israelis away from Gaza rockets and into another world with her typical outrageous getup and futuristic electronic beats.
Mohammad Assaf will be London-bound in November! This will be the Arab Idol star's first ever performance in the British capital!
Wedding special: Venetians predict a larger-than-life wedding for Mr & Mrs Clooney in their floating city
Newspapers in Venice say George Clooney will marry Amal Alamuddin in Venice this month... could it be the case?
A recipe for success: Fresh from the oven, organizers bake a new & improved Cairo International Film Festival
The organisers of the 36th Cairo International Film Festival, scheduled to be held between 9 and 18 November, share their plans to revamp the state-run event.
September 14, 2014
Hmm, why the eleventh hour wedding singer switcheroo on Sham's big day?!
Assi Helani didn't get to enjoy his Parisian holiday in full after having to rush back to Lebanon for surgery!
The suspension is over! Egyptian actress Ruby's sister Maryhane has opened up to reveal that the rumors are true: Ruby is married!
She's too musical to just be a TV show host and Rotana knows it! Arwa has released her first album "Mumaiz" (Unique).
No little monsters for Lady Gaga: Singer's Dubai concert a clear indicator that her career is priority!
Lady Gaga's recent Dubai concert a clear indicator that singing is her priority, not starting a family!
What better place to spend your holiday than sunny Dubai? That's exactly where The Only Way is Essex reality TV starlet Jasmin Walia headed for her much-needed vacay last week!
With so many rumors, it's getting really difficult to determine just when and where the Hollywood star will be saying "I do" to his Lebanese lady.
The "Applause" hitmaker seriously loved her time in the UAE and was "overwhelmed with kindness". Go Arab hospitality! Yeah!
Syrian-American artist Bassem Rashidi says his piece about violence in the war-torn country of Syria through his voice and video talents.
September 12, 2014
Large scale, international film "Mike" to be set in Israel and Europe and starring Israeli Omer Dror
Omer Dror, a young Israeli actor, has just gotten the lead role in the movie Mike, directed by Eytan Fox, an Israeli- French co-production that will begin shooting in the first half of 2015.
September 11, 2014
Ever the faithful daddy, Lebanese heartthrob Wael Kfoury remembered his baby girl's bday and let all his Twitter followers know it, but sadly they couldn't celebrate in person.
Life has gotten topsy-turvy for rising Moroccan singer Donia Batma, despite the fact that she didn't actually have a miscarriage.
With a big ol' celebrity bash coming later this month in Venice, Hollywood hottie George Clooney will be tying the knot first to his Lebanese lover Amal Alamuddin in the UK where she currently resides.
Sayin' a prayer for Mohammad Subhi: Egyptian actor's play on hold 'til he improves from heart surgery
Intense pain sent Egyptian actor Mohammad Subhi to the hospital where ended up going under the knife for his heart.
Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the world famous detective Sherlock Holmes on BBC, while in real life he has some intellectual thoughts as well about IS and foreign involvement in Iraq.
September 10, 2014
From the Middle East to the Mediterranean: Jordan cinema sweeps the Venice International Film Festival
Critics say Marhaba to filmmakers from the Middle East; four Jordanian films received special recognition at this year's Venice International Film Festival.
After getting slammed on social media for her curvacious figure, the "Bad Romance" hitmaker responded by saying she'd "rather be fat than shallow". We wonder how much Gaga flesh the UAE fans will see tonight!
Emirati Mother Monster fans go gaga as the Lady herself lands at Dubai airport.
Egyptian singer Hisham Abbas will star in his first film directed by Yasser Zayed and is seeking a certain belly dancer to star alongside him.
Egyptian singer Khaled Salim cried upon remembering the late Algerian singer Wardah.
After several failed attempts to win his ex-wife Hannan Turk back, Khaled Khatab has moved on and married a younger woman.
Bring on the Bavarians and the beer! Who says you need to be in Germany to party hardy Oktoberfest style?!
Revolutionary artists Eskenderella have released their very first album called Safha Gedida (A New Page).