VIDEO: Disney Needs to Consider Dubai-Based Singer ‘Iman Al Shaybani’ for Jasmine Role

VIDEO: Disney Needs to Consider Dubai-Based Singer ‘Iman Al Shaybani’ for Jasmine Role

by Shaha Najeeb

  Last week, Disney made an open casting call for their lead actors to play Aladdin and Jasmine in their newest live-action movie. Naturally, every Arab out there gave it their all for the chance to show people the world, but only one person stood out to us.   Dubai-based singer, Iman Al Shaybani, uploaded her […]

Here’s How Celebrities Are Reacting to Trump’s #MuslimBan

Here’s How Celebrities Are Reacting to Trump’s #MuslimBan

President Donald Trump’s Muslim ban hasn’t even been in place for 48 hours, but celebrities everywhere across the world have taken to social media to voice their opinions. The executive order doesn’t explicitly say “Islam” or “Muslim,” but it does block any person from Libya, Yemen, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Somalia and Sudan entering the US. […]

Celebrities Who Chose Arab Designers for Golden Globes 2017

Celebrities Who Chose Arab Designers for Golden Globes 2017

by Menna Abu-Zahra

Who doesn’t love a fashion round up of the Golden Globes, or any other similar event for that matter. We’d have to say no one. So, we scoured the Internet to find out which of our favorite celebs wore an Arab designer, and we loved what we saw, and we bet you will too. So, […]

The Actual ‘Grand Hotel’ Is Booked for the Entire Summer Thanks to the Mosalsal

The Actual ‘Grand Hotel’ Is Booked for the Entire Summer Thanks to the Mosalsal

                                                                                           Photo credit: www.classic-collection.co.uk   Everyone’s favorite Ramadan mosalsal, Grand Hotel, is […]

These Pictures of ‘El Zaman El Gameel’ Egyptian Actors Looking All Futuristic Will Give You Life

These Pictures of ‘El Zaman El Gameel’ Egyptian Actors Looking All Futuristic Will Give You Life

Renowned Facebook page Egyptian Eggs just posted the strangest thing and we love it. Lucky for us, someone with enough time on his hand and started face blending our favorite Egyptian actors from the 60s and 70s with leading men of the millennium. To say it is disturbingly relaxing, we’ll be putting it mildly.     Is that […]

11 Things Arab Celebrities Looked Like at Some Point in Their Lives

11 Things Arab Celebrities Looked Like at Some Point in Their Lives

By Suhaila Khalid

When it comes to fashion in the Arab world, sometimes we have our game on point, but most of the time it’s nowhere near it. We give you Arab celebrities who ended up resembling a plethora of unfashionable characters and household items at some point in their lives.       That time when Sherine’s dress sort […]

Arabs at the 2016 Oscars

Arabs at the 2016 Oscars

From fashion designers to filmmakers, actors, directors and more, here’s how Arabs made their mark at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood.       Naji Abu Nowar (left), director of Jordan’s Best Foreign Language Film nominee, Theeb, alongside actor Jacir Eid (center) and Jasser Salameh (right)         Raya Abirached looking flawless with […]

7 Turkish Men Your Mother Is Probably In Love With

7 Turkish Men Your Mother Is Probably In Love With

I’ve heard it a hundred times: an Arab mother sighing in front of a Turkish TV series. Men will never understand the Turkish invasion that took over their households. It’s not only single women swooning in front of the TV, it’s the wife, mother, sister, daughter, mother-in-law, neighbour and even his never-smiling boss at work. No […]

Arab Child Stars to Keep an Eye on

Arab Child Stars to Keep an Eye on

With the recent passing of Omar ElSherif and Faten Hamama, Arab cinema will forever be different. However, it’s important to look to the future and embrace the new generation of entertainers. Here are a few Arab child stars who have already had success in the entertainment industry and who are on the road to becoming entertainment legends themselves. Khaled […]

14 Onscreen Arab Men Who Were Tastier than Konafa in 2015

14 Onscreen Arab Men Who Were Tastier than Konafa in 2015

If you think we don’t have enough awesomeness in the male department in the Arab world, you need to think again. The year 2015 has been nothing but studs, hunks and good boys gone bad. Some of these fine male specimens made us feel things that are only biologically possible after licking dry a jar […]