Actress Mai Saleem has signed a contract with the production
company ‘Oscars’ to star in the new television drama “Silsal Al Dam” (Blood
Chain). The drama is written by Majdi Sabri, directed by Mustafa Al Shal and
will star prominent Egyptian actress Ablah Kamel, actor Riyadh Al Khouly and
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The drama is social one that revolves around events in the
early 1980 before the assassination of Egyptian President Anwar Al Sadat and
ends right before the Egyptian January 25, 2011 Revolution.
Filming of the first scenes are scheduled to begin in
February to have it ready for airing during the Ramadan season of 2012.
On a different note, Mai has not decided on the second drama
she will star in. she has been presented with three different scripts and will
choose the most suitable one. The actress stated that she does not find fault
with starring in two works in one season as long as she plays different roles.