Palestinian Singer’s Cover for ‘Helwa Ya Balady’ Will Move You to Tears

Palestinian Singer’s Cover for ‘Helwa Ya Balady’ Will Move You to Tears

By Reem Tolba

   An old video of Lina Sleibi resurfaced the Internet, and honestly, we’re in love. If you don’t know who she is, well, allow us to enlighten you. She is a Palestinian singer, actress and model. However, her cover for the amazing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Balady simply touched us — especially when you hear […]

What You Missed: The Magical Closing of the 39th Cairo International Film Festival

What You Missed: The Magical Closing of the 39th Cairo International Film Festival

  If you’ve been living under a rock, and haven’t heard of the gigantic buzz around the epic closing of the Cairo International Film Festival, worry not, because I’m going to enlighten you. The 39th edition of the annual film festival was, by all means, memorable for all the right reasons!     To begin […]

This WWE Star Was Just Spotted in the UAE

This WWE Star Was Just Spotted in the UAE

By Reem Tolba

  The 40-year-old star who is best known for his WWE ways was spotted in Dubai’s Gold’s Gym, UAE. Let me give you a guess, he’s big and he’s every little boy’s idol.     John Cena was spotted in the UAE attending a promotional fan event for his newest movie Ferdinand, that will be in available […]

Our Favorite Looks from the 39th Edition of Cairo International Film Festival

Our Favorite Looks from the 39th Edition of Cairo International Film Festival

Yesterday, at the opening of the 39th edition of the Cairo International Film Festival, the hottest celebrities in the region slayed with their glamorous looks. Everyone talked about how exceptionally organized the event was, and it honestly could not be compared with previous years.   The Egyptian film industry was immensely impacted after the “Arab […]

19 Pictures of Actresses from Egypt’s Golden Age That Will Leave You Breathless

19 Pictures of Actresses from Egypt’s Golden Age That Will Leave You Breathless

Everyone deserves to start their day with this compilation of some of the most stunning ladies the Egyptian cinema has ever seen.   The following pictures — that have resurfaced the Arab interwebz — of actresses from Egypt’s the twentieth century could only be described as astonishing work of art.     Samia Gamal (1924 – 1994) […]

Mashrou’ Leila on Their Wildest Concert Experiences: Boxers Thrown on Stage, Magical Pizzas, and the Perfect Sunset

Mashrou’ Leila on Their Wildest Concert Experiences: Boxers Thrown on Stage, Magical Pizzas, and the Perfect Sunset

by Meriam Raouf

Mashrou’ Leila is currently on their 5th consecutive year touring globally, yet most of the coverage out there mentions the music by way of controversy, instead of the other way around. These are the stories they haven’t told, because they haven’t been asked. We talked to the band about being pigeonholed as a political band, […]

This Alexandrian Waiter Looks Exactly Like Mohamed Ramadan, and We Are Shook

This Alexandrian Waiter Looks Exactly Like Mohamed Ramadan, and We Are Shook

Pictures of a young gentleman by the name Asser have taken over social media by storm, possibly because he looks like the one and only Ostoora — the titular character in the cult favorite series starring Mohamed Ramadan.     One of the things that helped Ramadan transform into Egypt’s number one actor — besides […]

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 […]

8 Jobs That Are Looked Down Upon by Egyptian Society

8 Jobs That Are Looked Down Upon by Egyptian Society

Sadly, our society likes to favor only a few professions, I’m sure you know families that only consists of doctors, pharmacists, engineers and so on. Society is so used to considering people working the following eight jobs as second degree citizens, it’s sickening, and it needs to stop.     1) “Mesawaraty” – Photographer     […]