Al Bawaba - Entertainment http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/%2A en And the winner is... 33rd Fajr International Film Festival winners announced! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/and-winner-33rd-fajr-international-film-festival-winners-announced-690846 <p>The winners of the 33rd <a title="Fajr festival Press TV" href="http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2015/05/02/409145/Iran-Fajr-film-festival-international" target="_blank">Fajr International Film Festival</a> have been announced, with films from India, Turkey and the host, Iran, winning major prizes.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/and-winner-33rd-fajr-international-film-festival-winners-announced-690846" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/33rd_Fajr_International_Film_Festival_awards_announced.jpg" alt="Winners were named in a ceremony marking the end of the festival in Tehran on Saturday. (Press TV)" title="Winners were named in a ceremony marking the end of the festival in Tehran on Saturday. (Press TV)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.presstv.ir" title="Press TV" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/701.png" title="Press TV" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2015 Press TV. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/and-winner-33rd-fajr-international-film-festival-winners-announced-690846" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/and-winner-33rd-fajr-international-film-festival-winners-announced-690846#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Movie Reviews In the limelight Iran Tue, 05 May 2015 17:02:14 +0000 690846 at http://www.albawaba.com Free street cinema initiative launched in poor Cairo neighborhood http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/free-street-cinema-initiative-launched-poor-cairo-neighborhood-690832 <p>A group of young men and women have decided to establish "<a title="Cinema Egypt poor free " href="http://www.egyptindependent.com//news/young-people-launch-free-street-cinema-initiative-al-salam-city" target="_blank">Our Street Cinema</a>," an initiative that aims to organize free movie screenings in Cairo's empoverished neighborhoods, especially in al-Salam City.&nbsp;One of the movies chosen for the screenings by Mona Suleiman, Mohamed Youssef and Mostafa Hussein&nbsp;is "Atfal</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/free-street-cinema-initiative-launched-poor-cairo-neighborhood-690832" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/tahrir_cinema.jpg" alt="International and local movies will be played for free in impoverished areas in Cairo. (Egypt Independent)" title="International and local movies will be played for free in impoverished areas in Cairo. (Egypt Independent)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.egyptindependent.com" title="Egypt Independent" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/1386.png" title="Egypt Independent" border="0" /></a> © Copyright Egypt Independent. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/free-street-cinema-initiative-launched-poor-cairo-neighborhood-690832" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/free-street-cinema-initiative-launched-poor-cairo-neighborhood-690832#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Movie Reviews In the limelight Egypt Tue, 05 May 2015 16:56:46 +0000 690832 at http://www.albawaba.com Ooh la la! Egypt gets super stylish at the Cairo Fashion Festival http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ooh-la-la-egypt-gets-super-stylish-cairo-fashion-festival-690830 <p>The minute you step onto the red carpet, several photographers race each other to take your photo, until you walk into one of Cairo’s most captivating open spaces. The next thing you know, all that is related to <a title="Cairo fashion festival DNE" href="http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2015/05/04/cff4-fashion-festivities-hit-cairo-for-4th-time/" target="_blank">fashion </a>unfolds around you.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/ooh-la-la-egypt-gets-super-stylish-cairo-fashion-festival-690830" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/cairo_fashion.jpg" alt="Models line up in the latest fashion at Cairo Fashion Festival. (Facebook)" title="Models line up in the latest fashion at Cairo Fashion Festival. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.thedailynewsegypt.com/" title="Daily News Egypt" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/11.png" title="Daily News Egypt" border="0" /></a> © 2015 Daily News Egypt. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ooh-la-la-egypt-gets-super-stylish-cairo-fashion-festival-690830" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ooh-la-la-egypt-gets-super-stylish-cairo-fashion-festival-690830#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop Egypt Tue, 05 May 2015 16:50:13 +0000 690830 at http://www.albawaba.com Thanks Mrs Clooney! George to get sexy 135K pound Porsche for his birthday! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/thanks-mrs-clooney-george-get-sexy-135k-pound-porsche-his-birthday-690828 <p>Amal Clooney is treating her hubby George Clooney with the ultimate man treat for his birthday, a Porsche 911 GT3 RS.</p> <p>The 'Ocean's Eleven' star, who turns 54 on 6th May, test drove the 135,000 pound speedster, which is the latest variant of Porsche, and has a four-litre, 500 hp engine with a top speed of 310kmph, the Mirror reported.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/thanks-mrs-clooney-george-get-sexy-135k-pound-porsche-his-birthday-690828" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/amal-george-dinner-ny.jpg" alt="Lucky you! George will be a very lucky boy on his birthday thanks to wife Amal! (File photo)" title="Lucky you! George will be a very lucky boy on his birthday thanks to wife Amal! (File photo)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.aninews.in" title="Asian News International (ANI)" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/239.png" title="Asian News International (ANI)" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2015 aninews.in All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/thanks-mrs-clooney-george-get-sexy-135k-pound-porsche-his-birthday-690828" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/thanks-mrs-clooney-george-get-sexy-135k-pound-porsche-his-birthday-690828#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the limelight International Lebanon Tue, 05 May 2015 16:41:21 +0000 690828 at http://www.albawaba.com Hip-hop star DMC ready to kick it with fans in Bahrain http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hip-hop-star-dmc-ready-kick-it-fans-bahrain-690766 <p><a title="gdn" href="http://www.gulf-daily-news.com/source/XXXVIII/046/pdf/page05.pdf" target="_blank">Hip-Hop pioneer</a> Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels has sent a message to his fans in Bahrain ahead of his scheduled appearances this week.</p> <p>In a video posted on Twitter by events organiser Jam Up, Mr McDaniels said he was getting ready for the meet and greet at Virgin Megastore in City Centre Bahrain at 7pm tomorrow, the first of his three planned events in the country.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/hip-hop-star-dmc-ready-kick-it-fans-bahrain-690766" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/dmc-fb.jpg" alt="DMC in the house. (Facebook)" title="DMC in the house. (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.gulf-daily-news.com" title="Gulf Daily News" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/5.png" title="Gulf Daily News" border="0" /></a> Copyright 2015 Al Hilal Publishing and Marketing Group </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hip-hop-star-dmc-ready-kick-it-fans-bahrain-690766" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hip-hop-star-dmc-ready-kick-it-fans-bahrain-690766#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop Bahrain Tue, 05 May 2015 13:34:40 +0000 690766 at http://www.albawaba.com Michelle Keegan back where it all began for Bachelorette bash http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/michelle-keegan-back-where-it-all-began-bachelorette-bash-690764 <p><a title="DM" href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3067963/Michelle-Keegan-returns-place-Mark-Wright-proposed-celebrates-hen-Dubai.html" target="_blank">It was the location</a> where her fiancée Mark Wright proposed to her in September 2013.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/michelle-keegan-back-where-it-all-began-bachelorette-bash-690764" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Michelle_Keegan_2015-Dubai.jpg" alt="Michelle Keegan sporting a sassy and classy black and white number in December 2014. (Instagram)" title="Michelle Keegan sporting a sassy and classy black and white number in December 2014. (Instagram)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk" title="Daily Mail " target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/1742.png" title="Daily Mail " border="0" /></a> © Associated Newspapers Ltd. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/michelle-keegan-back-where-it-all-began-bachelorette-bash-690764" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/michelle-keegan-back-where-it-all-began-bachelorette-bash-690764#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Love Bites UAE Tue, 05 May 2015 13:21:34 +0000 690764 at http://www.albawaba.com Sounds of the Sahara will sweep into Cairo: Moroccan soul singer Oum to the stage http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/sounds-of-the-sahara-into-cairo%3A-moroccan-singer-oum-to-the-stage-690602 <p><a title="ahram" href="http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/5/33/129233/Arts--Culture/Music/Art-Alert-Moroccan-siren-Oum-in-Cairo-for-two-perf.aspx" target="_blank">On tour with her new album</a>. Soul of Morocco, Moroccan-Saharian soul singer Oum will be performing on two consecutive nights in Cairo, at El-Geneina Theatre and the Cairo Jazz Club.</p> <p>A singer, composer and bilingual lyricist who writes her songs mixing the Moroccan Darija dialect with English, Oum is known across the Middle East and Europe for merging Arabian Saharan sounds with jazz and soul.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/sounds-of-the-sahara-into-cairo%3A-moroccan-singer-oum-to-the-stage-690602" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/Siren_Oum_Egypt_2015.jpg" alt="Oum is coming! (paltelegraph.com)" title="Oum is coming! (paltelegraph.com)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://english.ahram.org.eg" title="Al-Ahram Gate" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/908.png" title="Al-Ahram Gate" border="0" /></a> © Copyright Al-Ahram Publishing House </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/sounds-of-the-sahara-into-cairo%3A-moroccan-singer-oum-to-the-stage-690602" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/sounds-of-the-sahara-into-cairo%3A-moroccan-singer-oum-to-the-stage-690602#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz Egypt Morocco Tue, 05 May 2015 08:16:27 +0000 690602 at http://www.albawaba.com Hot jazz in the Holy Land! Wayne Escoffery will sax his way through Israel http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hot-jazz-holy-land-wayne-escoffery-will-sax-his-way-through-israel-690582 <p><a title="jpost" href="http://www.jpost.com/Not-Just-News/Jazz-Playing-the-Duke-400541" target="_blank">Wayne Escoffery’s</a> first professional point of reference was definitively the integrated <a title="Show me Yamani! New York fusion artist will carry his tunes to the Emirates" href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/show-me-yamani-new-york-fusion-artist-will-carry-his-tunes-emirates-666396" target="_blank">jazz style of fusion</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/hot-jazz-holy-land-wayne-escoffery-will-sax-his-way-through-israel-690582" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/Michelle_Keegan_Jazz_Israel_2015.jpg" alt="Wayne Escoffery and his sexy saxophone. (Courtesy of citypeek.com)" title="Wayne Escoffery and his sexy saxophone. (Courtesy of citypeek.com)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.jpost.com" title="Jpost.com (The Jerusalem Post online edition)" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/1492.png" title="Jpost.com (The Jerusalem Post online edition)" border="0" /></a> All rights reserved © The Jerusalem Post 1995 - 2015 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hot-jazz-holy-land-wayne-escoffery-will-sax-his-way-through-israel-690582" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/hot-jazz-holy-land-wayne-escoffery-will-sax-his-way-through-israel-690582#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz Israel Tue, 05 May 2015 07:47:47 +0000 690582 at http://www.albawaba.com Mix up your weekend in the Emirates with Fedde Le Grand at Cavalli Club http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/mix-your-weekend-emirates-fedde-le-grand-cavalli-club-690550 <p><a title="kt" href="http://www.khaleejtimes.com/citytimes/inside.asp?xfile=/data/inthecity/2015/May/inthecity_May12.xml&amp;section=inthecity&amp;" target="_blank">Considered one of&nbsp;the defining figures</a> in the fast evolving genre of House music, the legendary Fedde Le Grand is set to perform at Cavalli Club on May 7.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/mix-your-weekend-emirates-fedde-le-grand-cavalli-club-690550" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/Fedde_Le_Grand_Cavalli_club.jpg" alt="Bring it on, Fedde Le Grand! (Cavalli Club Website)" title="Bring it on, Fedde Le Grand! (Cavalli Club Website)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.khaleejtimes.com" title="Khaleej Times" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/44.png" title="Khaleej Times" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2015 Khaleej Times. All Rights Reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/mix-your-weekend-emirates-fedde-le-grand-cavalli-club-690550" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/mix-your-weekend-emirates-fedde-le-grand-cavalli-club-690550#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz UAE Tue, 05 May 2015 07:06:42 +0000 690550 at http://www.albawaba.com Lauryn Hill isn't marching to Zion: Israel concert canceled http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/lauryn-hill-isnt-marching-zion-israel-concert-canceled-690524 <p><a title="arutz shuva" href="http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/194986#.VUhjFxcgr_4" target="_blank">R&amp;B, soul and hip hop singer-songwriter</a> Lauryn Hill officially announced on Monday that she was cancelling her planned show in Israel, scheduled for May 7.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/lauryn-hill-isnt-marching-zion-israel-concert-canceled-690524" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/Lauryn_Hill_Israel_2015.jpg" alt="&quot;To Zion&quot; hit maker Lauryn Hill has canceled her Tel Aviv concert (Courtesy of bet.com)" title="&quot;To Zion&quot; hit maker Lauryn Hill has canceled her Tel Aviv concert (Courtesy of bet.com)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.israelnationalnews.com" title="Arutz Sheva" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/1664.png" title="Arutz Sheva" border="0" /></a> © Arutz Sheva, All Rights Reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/lauryn-hill-isnt-marching-zion-israel-concert-canceled-690524" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/lauryn-hill-isnt-marching-zion-israel-concert-canceled-690524#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop Israel Tue, 05 May 2015 06:56:52 +0000 690524 at http://www.albawaba.com Nancy Ajram is a heart breaker and a record breaker too http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/nancy-ajram-breaking-records-ma-teegy-hena-most-viewed-on-youtube-690328 <p>Nancy Ajram just snatched the coveted bragging rights of having the <a title="Nancy Ajram the most loved (and liked) Arab artist on Facebook" href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/nancy-ajram-most-loved-and-liked-arab-artist-facebook-687350" target="_blank">most Facebook followers</a> of any Arab artist, and her streak of breaking records continues. </p> <p>The Lebanese artist's YouTube video clip for “Ma teegy Hena” published back on March 20, 2014 has since accrued more than 27.5 million views, breaking the record of most viewed music video among her Arab peers.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/nancy-ajram-breaking-records-ma-teegy-hena-most-viewed-on-youtube-690328" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/nancy-ajram-rich.jpg" alt="Nancy Ajram is on top of her game! (Facebook)" title="Nancy Ajram is on top of her game! (Facebook)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/nancy-ajram-breaking-records-ma-teegy-hena-most-viewed-on-youtube-690328" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/nancy-ajram-breaking-records-ma-teegy-hena-most-viewed-on-youtube-690328#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News In the limelight Lebanon Mon, 04 May 2015 16:13:25 +0000 690328 at http://www.albawaba.com Tamer Hosny and Basma Bousel welcome second daughter to world http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/tamer-hosny-and-basma-bousel-welcome-second-daughter-world-690316 <p>Tamer Hosny and his wife Basma Bousel are basically on cloud nine right now as they joyfully celebrate the birth of their second daughter. On May 2nd, Tamer made the exciting announcement on Facebook, of course. </p> <p>“Thank God, God has sent me the best gift – a second daughter- and I named her Amaia, Thanks god for my lovely wife’s good health after the delivery," he posted.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/tamer-hosny-and-basma-bousel-welcome-second-daughter-world-690316" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/tamer-hosny-cap-fb-2015.jpg" alt="Tamer Hosny showing his tough look. Nobody better mess with his baby girls! (Instagram)" title="Tamer Hosny showing his tough look. Nobody better mess with his baby girls! (Instagram)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/tamer-hosny-and-basma-bousel-welcome-second-daughter-world-690316" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/tamer-hosny-and-basma-bousel-welcome-second-daughter-world-690316#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop Egypt Mon, 04 May 2015 15:21:24 +0000 690316 at http://www.albawaba.com ISIS, eat your heart out! International Arabic play portrays Islam for what it really is! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/isis-eat-your-heart-out-international-arabic-play-portrays-islam-what-it-really-690280 <p>Philippe Skaff used to be an ad man, but those days are behind him. “I left that business because after a while you just feel you are a hired hand for lying,” he says, sitting at a palatial dining table in his stylish Gemmayzeh apartment. A private elevator opens onto the first of two floors, sculptures are artfully scattered throughout the three living rooms and an interior green wall scents the air with blossom and wet earth.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/isis-eat-your-heart-out-international-arabic-play-portrays-islam-what-it-really-690280" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/playislam.jpg" alt="The 90-minute production was commission by the ruler of Sharjah Sheikh Sultan Muhammed al-Qasimi. (Photos courtesy of Multiple and Spinifex Group)" title="The 90-minute production was commission by the ruler of Sharjah Sheikh Sultan Muhammed al-Qasimi. (Photos courtesy of Multiple and Spinifex Group)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailystar.com.lb/" title="The Daily Star" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/23.png" title="The Daily Star" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2015, The Daily Star. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/isis-eat-your-heart-out-international-arabic-play-portrays-islam-what-it-really-690280" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/isis-eat-your-heart-out-international-arabic-play-portrays-islam-what-it-really-690280#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Movie Reviews In the limelight International Lebanon Mon, 04 May 2015 13:41:44 +0000 690280 at http://www.albawaba.com Abu Dhabi Grand Prix announces lineup of top Arab artists for this year's after-race concerts http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/abu-dhabi-grand-prix-announces-top-lineup-arab-artists-years-after-race-concerts-69026 <p>Yas Marina Circuit today announced the line-up of Arabic entertainment artists booked to play&nbsp;Thursday&nbsp;night’s after-race concert on&nbsp;November 26&nbsp;at the 2015 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS <a title="Grand Prix 2014 " href="http://www.albawaba.com/sport/2014-abu-dhabi-f1-grand-prix-635296" target="_blank">ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX</a> at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2015.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/abu-dhabi-grand-prix-announces-top-lineup-arab-artists-years-after-race-concerts-69026" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/grand-prix-ad.jpg" alt="The Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix will kick off on 27 Nov 2015. (Discover Grand Prix)" title="The Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix will kick off on 27 Nov 2015. (Discover Grand Prix)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/abu-dhabi-grand-prix-announces-top-lineup-arab-artists-years-after-race-concerts-69026" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/abu-dhabi-grand-prix-announces-top-lineup-arab-artists-years-after-race-concerts-69026#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the limelight International Middle East UAE Mon, 04 May 2015 12:32:15 +0000 690262 at http://www.albawaba.com Watch a hot Haifa Wehbe in the first promo of her new TV series "Mariam" http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/watch-hot-haifa-wehbe-first-promo-her-new-tv-series-mariam-690240 <p>Set your eyes firmly on your computer screens Haifa fans, because Miss Wehbe has a special treat for you!&nbsp;The Lebanese singer-turned-<a title="Haifa Ramadan money " href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/show-me-money-haifa-wehbe-highest-paid-actress-holy-month-682216" target="_blank">actress </a>has just released the&nbsp;first promo for her upcoming Ramadan TV drama&nbsp;"Mariam."&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/watch-hot-haifa-wehbe-first-promo-her-new-tv-series-mariam-690240" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/haifawehbe2014.jpg" alt="Haifa will be starring in &quot;Mariam&quot; this Ramadan. (File photo)" title="Haifa will be starring in &quot;Mariam&quot; this Ramadan. (File photo)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/watch-hot-haifa-wehbe-first-promo-her-new-tv-series-mariam-690240" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/watch-hot-haifa-wehbe-first-promo-her-new-tv-series-mariam-690240#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the limelight Egypt International Lebanon Mon, 04 May 2015 11:20:03 +0000 690240 at http://www.albawaba.com Ahmed Ezz threatens to harm his alleged wife Zeina and "their" twins! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ahmed-ezz-threatens-harm-his-alleged-wife-zeina-and-their-twins-690148 <p>Egyptian actress Zeina is now claiming that Egyptian actor Ezz, whom she's currently <a title="Ezz Zeina court " href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/somebody-call-judge-judy-plot-thickens-ahmed-ezz-and-zeinas-infamous-trial-679114" target="_blank">fighting in court</a>, has been abusing her with threatening phone calls. The starlet made the revelation during a telephone interview with TV host Lamees al Hadidi on the CBC talk show "Huna Al Asima."</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/ahmed-ezz-threatens-harm-his-alleged-wife-zeina-and-their-twins-690148" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/ahmed-ezz-zeina-court.jpg" alt="Zeina admitted that she has made a mistake by marrying Ezz. (File photo)" title="Zeina admitted that she has made a mistake by marrying Ezz. (File photo)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2015 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ahmed-ezz-threatens-harm-his-alleged-wife-zeina-and-their-twins-690148" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/ahmed-ezz-threatens-harm-his-alleged-wife-zeina-and-their-twins-690148#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the limelight Egypt Mon, 04 May 2015 09:04:28 +0000 690148 at http://www.albawaba.com This is how much David Beckham's Moroccan birthday bash cost his wife Victoria! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/how-much-david-beckhams-moroccan-birthday-bash-cost-his-wife-victoria-690054 <p class="mol-para-with-font">He whisked his nearest and dearest away to an exclusive hotel 2000 miles away to celebrate his milestone <a title="Beckham birthday DM" href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3066657/David-Beckham-enjoys-camel-ride-children-lavish-40th-birthday-celebrations-Marrakech.html" target="_blank">40th birthday</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/how-much-david-beckhams-moroccan-birthday-bash-cost-his-wife-victoria-690054" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Screen_Shot_2015-05-04_at_10.19.28_AM.png" alt="David, his wife Victoria and their friends celebrate in Morocco. (Instagram)" title="David, his wife Victoria and their friends celebrate in Morocco. (Instagram)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk" title="Daily Mail " target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/1742.png" title="Daily Mail " border="0" /></a> © Associated Newspapers Ltd. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/how-much-david-beckhams-moroccan-birthday-bash-cost-his-wife-victoria-690054" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/how-much-david-beckhams-moroccan-birthday-bash-cost-his-wife-victoria-690054#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Star Scoop In the limelight International Morocco Mon, 04 May 2015 07:21:24 +0000 690054 at http://www.albawaba.com There's a new puppet in town! Meet Shams, the newest Iftah Ya Simsim character http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/there%27s-a-new-puppet-in-town%21-meet-shams%2C-iftah-ya-simsim-character-690028 <p><a title="Iftah Ya Simsim kt" href="http://www.khaleejtimes.com/citytimes/inside.asp?xfile=/data/inthecity/2015/May/inthecity_May9.xml&amp;section=inthecity&amp;" target="_blank">Iftah Ya Simsim</a>, the Arab world’s television series based on Sesame Street, is inviting families to meet the newest addition to the show’s Muppet family, Shams.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/there%27s-a-new-puppet-in-town%21-meet-shams%2C-iftah-ya-simsim-character-690028" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/Iftah_ya_sim_sim.jpg" alt="Check out these Iftah Ya Simsim characters. Shams will soon jump in! " title="Check out these Iftah Ya Simsim characters. Shams will soon jump in! " class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.khaleejtimes.com" title="Khaleej Times" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/44.png" title="Khaleej Times" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2015 Khaleej Times. All Rights Reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/there%27s-a-new-puppet-in-town%21-meet-shams%2C-iftah-ya-simsim-character-690028" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/there%27s-a-new-puppet-in-town%21-meet-shams%2C-iftah-ya-simsim-character-690028#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Movie Reviews Mon, 04 May 2015 06:50:45 +0000 690028 at http://www.albawaba.com Watch "Shicairo" and "Romeo and Juliet" in Egyptian theatre before this weekend! http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/watch-shicairo-and-romeo-and-juliet-egyptian-theatre-weekend-689906 <p>Ossama Raouf, director of the Youth Theater, said that only two dates were left for each of the <a title="plays Egypt Independent " href="http://www.egyptindependent.com//news/shicairo-romeo-and-juliet-plays-end-week" target="_blank">productions</a> of "Shicairo" and "Romeo and Juliet".&nbsp;&nbsp;The last two shows of "Shicairo" will be on May 7 and 8, while "Romeo and Juliet" will be performed on May 3 and 4.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/watch-shicairo-and-romeo-and-juliet-egyptian-theatre-weekend-689906" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/romeo-juliet-egypt.jpg" alt="&quot;Romeo and Juliet&quot; will be performed on May 3 and 4. (The Column Awards)" title="&quot;Romeo and Juliet&quot; will be performed on May 3 and 4. (The Column Awards)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.egyptindependent.com" title="Egypt Independent" target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/1386.png" title="Egypt Independent" border="0" /></a> © Copyright Egypt Independent. All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/watch-shicairo-and-romeo-and-juliet-egyptian-theatre-weekend-689906" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/watch-shicairo-and-romeo-and-juliet-egyptian-theatre-weekend-689906#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News Al Bawaba Buzz In the limelight Egypt Sun, 03 May 2015 21:55:59 +0000 689906 at http://www.albawaba.com The Alamuddin's have landed! George Clooney's in-laws tour his set http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/alamuddins-have-landed-george-clooneys-laws-tour-his-set-689880 <p><a title="DM" href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3065799/Amal-Clooney-takes-family-visit-George-set-Money-Monster.html" target="_blank">Not every man</a> would appreciate a visit from his in-laws at work, but George Clooney seemed happy to host the Alamuddin family when they visited the Money Monster set on Saturday.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/alamuddins-have-landed-george-clooneys-laws-tour-his-set-689880" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Ent_English/george-amal-clooney-tw.jpg" alt="Remember, Amal&#039;s good looks come straight out of Lebanon, and George, well, he&#039;s gorgeous too. (Twitter)" title="Remember, Amal&#039;s good looks come straight out of Lebanon, and George, well, he&#039;s gorgeous too. (Twitter)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk" title="Daily Mail " target="_blank"><img src="http://pub.syndigate.info/logos/small/1742.png" title="Daily Mail " border="0" /></a> © Associated Newspapers Ltd. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/alamuddins-have-landed-george-clooneys-laws-tour-his-set-689880" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/alamuddins-have-landed-george-clooneys-laws-tour-his-set-689880#comments ENTERTAINMENT Latest News In the limelight Lebanon United States Sun, 03 May 2015 19:01:32 +0000 689880 at http://www.albawaba.com