Which Egyptian actor is Ramadan's biggest earner this year?

Published May 17th, 2016 - 12:45 GMT
Adel Imam made much more this year than he has in the past three years. (File photo)
Adel Imam made much more this year than he has in the past three years. (File photo)

It's that time of the year again, when actors compete to put out their best work in the annual Ramadan TV drama marathon.

Ramadan TV series are one of the most-anticipated things about the holy month. Families sit excitedly in front of their TV screens after Iftar to watch the best of what Arab talents have to offer.

While actors work their socks off during the year to commit to the character they're playing, some happen to earn much more money for their acting efforts than others.

This is a list of how much dough some of Egypt's most well-known actors have allegedly made in the TV dramas set to air this summer.

Egyptian actor Adel Imam in "Ma'moun and His Partners": $4.5 million

Egyptian actor Yahya al Fakharani: $3.1 million

Egyptian actor Mahmoud Abdel Aziz: $3.1 million

Egyptian actress Ghada Abdel Razek in "Al Khanika": $2.4 million

Egyptian actor Mohamed Mounir: $2.4 million

Egyptian actor Mohamed Ramadan in "The Legend": $2.7 million

Egyptian actor Mostafa Shaban in "Girls' Daddy": $2 million

Egyptian actress Nelly Karim in "Free Fall": $1.9 million

Egyptian actress Yousra: $1.6 million

WOW! Will they be donating a share of their wages to charity?

Ramadan falls on June 6 this year. Mark your calendars as to not miss the best of series this year.

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