Syrian actress Sulaf Fokharji has begun filming the scenes for her upcoming television drama “Sakef Al Alam” (Ceiling of the World). The first filming location of the drama is in Denmark and the drama is scheduled to be aired during the upcoming Ramadan season.
The new drama aims at presenting Islam in its true form. It will also talk about the recent insulting cartoons of Prophet Mohammad Peace Be Upon Him that were created in the Denmark and how they created chaos to break out.
Sulaf will play the role of a PhD student studying in Denmark and who strives to obtain her degree at the same time make people understand the teachings and values of Islam and how it is a religion of peace.
The actress will also be playing the leading role in another television drama directed by her husband, actor Wael Ramadan. The new drama “Is’al Rouhak” (Ask Yourself), will be in thirty episodes.
The drama is a social one and tackles issues like mothers seeking jobs and leaving the home, connections in the working world, and how depression affects youth that are unemployed and struggling to make a living.
Two years ago, Sulaf was presented with an award for being the best female Syrian actress for the year 2005. The Syrian Actors Association presented the actress with the award at a special ceremony at the Damascus International Theater.