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Mohamed Ramadan Just Won Ramadan with His Latest Ad

Mohamed Ramadan Just Won Ramadan with His Latest Ad

by Karine El-Tantawy

  If there is one thing social media has taught us, it’s that Mohamed Ramadan has a fan base that is so huge that you can’t see where it begins or ends. This actor has proved year after year that his popularity has no end. You might think just because everyone in your circle doesn’t […]

‘La Totfe2 El Shams’ Took Things to the next Level with Mohamed Mamdouh’s Stunning Performance

‘La Totfe2 El Shams’ Took Things to the next Level with Mohamed Mamdouh’s Stunning Performance

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  We honestly just can’t with this mosalsal anymore. Mohamed Mamdouh left a huge mark on our souls last Ramadan in his “Grand Hotel” role. The scene where his character realizes that he was being deceived by his wife left the entire Middle East weeping.   This year, his role in “La Totfe2 El Shams” […]

If Dhafer Dies in ‘7alawet El Donya’ After Ahmed Malek’s Stunt, We’re Boycotting TV

If Dhafer Dies in ‘7alawet El Donya’ After Ahmed Malek’s Stunt, We’re Boycotting TV

by Karine El-Tantawy

  We can’t take it anymore, we just can’t!  If you’re one of the millions following “La Totfe2 El Shams,” the past few days must have pretty rough on you, especially after Ahmed Malek’s character contemplated suicide. No one knows if he actually died yet, and we just can’t keep living in suspense.   Moving to […]

Literally Just 38 Memes About Ramadan Mosalsalat

Literally Just 38 Memes About Ramadan Mosalsalat

by Shams Saleh

For some, Ramadan is all about the spiritual connections, eating right and just being a good human being. For others, however, it’s stuffing their bellies with fattening food and watching mosalsalat.   This article is for the ones who are obsessed with Ramadan series. We’ve scoured the Internet for our favorite memes about this year’s […]

Bassem Youssef: His Love for Kitesurfing, Favorite GoT Character and So Much More

Bassem Youssef: His Love for Kitesurfing, Favorite GoT Character and So Much More

by Farah Andil

In an open Q&A on Reddit, the Middle East’s very own John Stewart answered some of his mega fans’ questions about his private life, his future career plans, his view on the situation in the GCC, and so much more! His recent move “Tickling Giants,” which documents the political timeline of Egypt between the period of 2012-2014, […]

Ahmed Malek Absolutely Killed It in ‘La Totfe2 El Shams’ and Everyone Is Crying

Ahmed Malek Absolutely Killed It in ‘La Totfe2 El Shams’ and Everyone Is Crying

  Wow. Just wow. We’ve been wowed over and over again by the whole cast and story line in “La Totfe2 El Shams.” Last night, Ahmed Malek literally left us bawling our eyes out. Malek plays the role of a young male sibling, who comes from a rich family, but has chosen a different path for himself. He […]

Was Our Favorite War Scene from ‘Khalsana Beshyaka’ Stolen?

Was Our Favorite War Scene from ‘Khalsana Beshyaka’ Stolen?

We love Ahmed Mekky. He is hands down our favorite comedian this year, as well as every other year. It seems, however, that social media is disappointed with what was considered their favorite show this Ramadan. Facebook users have been sharing an ad for “The Mail” which looks surprisingly similar to the major war scene from “Khalsana Beshyaka.” […]

You Can’t Unsee Ramadan Actors as Cigarette Packs

You Can’t Unsee Ramadan Actors as Cigarette Packs

Cigarettes are bad for you, but Ramadan celebrities definitely aren’t. The past few years witnessed a complete shift in Egyptian and Arab actors. There is literally an actor that caters to everyone’s taste. You have action heroes, romance gurus, the sha3bi idols, the elite beauties. Whatever you’re looking for on TV is there; the same […]

Did Jamila Awad and Fathy Abdelwahab Just Get Away with Cheating?

Did Jamila Awad and Fathy Abdelwahab Just Get Away with Cheating?

by Farah Andil

The Internet literally lost it when Ahmed Fahmy’s character in “A3la Se3r” cheated on his wife —  played by Nelly Karim — after six years of marriage.   Almost every Egyptian woman who watches the show went on an endless online rant dissing Fahmy’s fictional counterpart for cheating on his wife with her best friend.     […]

Mohamed Ramadan Just Proved That You Cannot Please Egyptians, Ever

Mohamed Ramadan Just Proved That You Cannot Please Egyptians, Ever

  Mohamed Ramadan has just proved that he is, in fact, an actual ostoora. The Egyptian actor donated one million pounds to the New National Cancer Institute 500 500. Oh, and that’s not it. He also donated two million pounds to the Association of Friends of the National Cancer-Free Initiative.   He posted the pictures of the […]