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Shady Srour Has a New Eid Movie and We Hope It Doesn’t Sink Like the Titanic

Shady Srour Has a New Eid Movie and We Hope It Doesn’t Sink Like the Titanic

by Karine El-Tantawy

  Last year, Egypt’s biggest YouTuber and influencer, Shady Srour, embarked on an adventure that did not have a happy ending. The social media star decided to take the lead role in the YouTube movie ‘Titanic’ alongside Egyptian actress Boushra.   The reviews were bad. Like really bad. Although it was the first time an […]

These Photos of Saudi Pilots Breaking Their Fast Will Give You Goosebumps

These Photos of Saudi Pilots Breaking Their Fast Will Give You Goosebumps

  Mecca gets particularly crowded during the holy month of Ramadan. To ensure worshipers to remain as safe as possible, Saudi Arabia deployed pilots flying Black Hawk Choppers above Mecca’s Royal Clock Tower, monitoring and ensuring the safety of those on the ground.     A photographer took photos of two of the pilots breaking […]

There’s a Marylin Monroe Statue in Cairo Opera House, and It’s Not Pretty

There’s a Marylin Monroe Statue in Cairo Opera House, and It’s Not Pretty

  What on Earth is going on? Egypt has done it again, and this time it’s not just some weirdly positioned statue, it’s an actual deformed version of an internationally recognized touristic site. The famous Marylin Monroe statue ‘Forever Marylin’ in Palm Springs, California, has been Egyptianized and it’s not pretty.     Egypt went […]

Watching Zeina in ‘Le23la Se3r’ Will Make You Realize You Need Anger Management Therapy

Watching Zeina in ‘Le23la Se3r’ Will Make You Realize You Need Anger Management Therapy

TV shows have been brutal this Ramadan. Everyone is either cheating, lying, screaming, brainwashing or planning a murder. We have recently crowned Bassel Khayat as villain of the month, but Zeina deserves to sit on the throne of evil right next to Khayat.   Ever since her twin’s paternity test saga, Zeina has disappeared from […]

This Ramadan Ad Spoof by ‘Ard Gaw’ Cast Is All You Need to Watch Today

This Ramadan Ad Spoof by ‘Ard Gaw’ Cast Is All You Need to Watch Today

A post shared by Ghada Abdelrazek (@ghadaabdelrazek) on Jun 20, 2017 at 12:11am PDT Egyptian actress Ghada Abdelrazek just posted the funniest spoof of Vodafone’s Ramadan ad with some of Ard Gaw’s cast after they were done shooting the TV series. The video is of herself, Mohamed Karim, Ferial Youssef and Sherine Aboul Ezz dancing […]

It’s Time to Kill The “Mosalsalat Do not Represent Egyptian Society” Argument

It’s Time to Kill The “Mosalsalat Do not Represent Egyptian Society” Argument

Idealists have been spamming my timeline recently with long Facebook posts and essay – like rants surrounding how this year’s Ramadan mosalsalat are not aligned nor reflective of Egyptian society’s values and traditions.   One mosalsal that is being particularly mentioned a lot in these kinds of rant-y posts is ‘La Totfe2 El Shams’. This is […]

We Are in Love with the Ma2zun from ‘Raya7 El Madame’

We Are in Love with the Ma2zun from ‘Raya7 El Madame’

  The comedy race has been very fierce this year, but one man that stood out in a sea of laughs was Eslam Ebraheem. For the few oblivious ones, Ebraheem is one of the stars and scriptwriters at Saturday Night Live Bel Arabi. This man is a comedic genius. For the past three seasons, most […]

Mohamed Mamdouh’s Twitter Comebacks Will Make His Haters Sweat

Mohamed Mamdouh’s Twitter Comebacks Will Make His Haters Sweat

By: Farah Andil

Mohamed Mamdouh, the actor whom we all fell in love with – when he played the role of Amin in last year’s series Grand Hotel – stole our hearts again this year in La Totfe’ El Shams. Aside from his extraordinary performance, Mamdouh is an active twitter user and his fans absolutely love him.   […]

The Internet Just Crowned These Two as Ramadan’s Most Stable TV Couple

The Internet Just Crowned These Two as Ramadan’s Most Stable TV Couple

By: Karine ElTantawy

Via CBC Drama   We’ve had our faces glued to our TV, phones and laptop screens for the past three weeks. One thing that has resonated with all of us, from watch Ramadan series, is the fact that relationships suck. There is not a single show on TV without a cheater. While every year the […]

The Internet Lost It (in the Best Way Possible) over Pepsi’s New Ramadan Campaign

The Internet Lost It (in the Best Way Possible) over Pepsi’s New Ramadan Campaign

Ever since 2013, Pepsi Egypt has been highlighting the importance of gatherings with loved ones. When they first launched their ‘Yalla Nekamel Lametna’ (let us complete our gatherings) campaign, they pleasantly surprised us by bringing back our 90’s characters: from the 90’s Nelly, to Fatoota, to Bougy w Tamtam, and many many more.   Ever […]

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