Young Egyptian actress Hala Shiha has announced that she will mark her return to the silver screen after an absence that lasted for several years in the new television drama series “The First and Last King” alongside young Egyptian actor Ahmad Rizik. Television was the place where Hala made her debut in the acting world when she starred in the television drama series “Al Wajh Al Akhar” (The Other Face) alongside prominent Egyptian actor Nour El Sherif.
According to the <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />London based daily, Al Sharq Al Awsat, during her absence, Hala had completely dedicated all her time to the cinema. The latest film the actress took part in was “Arees Min Jiha Amnieh” alongside prominent Egyptian comedian-actor Adel Imam.
Hala has been offered the leading role in the new drama, and filming is scheduled to take place at the Egyptian Media Production City in Cairo. The series is written by Muhsin Al Jalad and will by directed by Nader Jalad. The series is a social drama andwill revolve around the 1920s.