Ahmed Helmy Wants You to Know That He Is Healthy and Well

Ahmed Helmy Wants You to Know That He Is Healthy and Well

by Marwa Khalifa

  Two years ago, everyone’s favorite actor/comedian Ahmed Helmy took a sudden visit with his pregnant wife Mona Zaki to the States. Rumors circulated — mainly by fans — claiming that the celebrity duo wanted to just grant their baby a US citizenship. It was later revealed that the couple went stateside for Helmy’s medical […]

VIDEO: Ahmed Helmy’s Campaign with UNICEF Explains Why Early Moments Matter

VIDEO: Ahmed Helmy’s Campaign with UNICEF Explains Why Early Moments Matter

Ahmed Helmy, AKA Egypt’s number one actor, is also UNICEF Egypt’s Ambassador. Cooperating together, Helmy, UNICEF Egypt, and the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood, created a hilarious yet extremely vital awareness campaign.     The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness on the importance of one of the globally recommended key practices […]

9 Reasons Arabs Got Talent’s Mirna Magdy Is Our Goals

9 Reasons Arabs Got Talent’s Mirna Magdy Is Our Goals

by Karine Eltantawi

  We all know that most, if not all, reality shows are staged. It’s a known fact that contestants on talent shows are usually filtered by another judging panel before they perform in front of the celebrities panel.   It’s always heartbreaking when we come across shows that chose to allow some people to go […]

Ahmed Helmy Makes the Sweetest Gesture for This Lucky Fan

Ahmed Helmy Makes the Sweetest Gesture for This Lucky Fan

  Nope this is not an Uber/Careem advertorial. Egyptian actor and superstar Ahmed Helmy was stuck in Mohandisseen traffic yesterday only to find Mohamed Ahmed, a teenager who was walking the opposite direction, waving at him to say ‘Hello’.   So as high-spirited as we know him, Helmy joked around a little with his fan […]

Film Review: Laf W Dawran Proves That Patriarchy Is Everywhere

Film Review: Laf W Dawran Proves That Patriarchy Is Everywhere

By Israa Suleiman

  I’m a huge Ahmed Helmy fan. I just love the guy, and I feel jubilant when a new movie of him comes out. However, I’m not sure I feel the same anymore, which is why I’m going to discuss a few things about his latest movie, Laf W Dawran, and to be specific, criticize three important scenes in it. […]

Every Woman in Egypt Wants This Hug Ya Ged3an

Every Woman in Egypt Wants This Hug Ya Ged3an

 Yes, we freaked out when we saw Ahmed Helmy holding Mona Zaki like that after she won best actress at The Arabian Film Awards. Mona, we know you think we should be losing our shit over your accomplishments, but honestly we don’t care. You just ruined our lives and left us stuffing our faces with […]

13 Egyptian Celebrities Now Vs. Ten Years Ago

13 Egyptian Celebrities Now Vs. Ten Years Ago

Today when the Wi-Fi stops for just a couple minutes, basically everyone has an existential crisis and life stops until the Wi-Fi comes back on and everything’s right with the world. Well, imagine a world where not only is Internet not everywhere, but there was also no Instagram or Snapchat… I know, scary thought — […]

Viral Visual: Ahmed Helmy Breaks Down in Tears on ‘Arabs Got Talent’

Viral Visual: Ahmed Helmy Breaks Down in Tears on ‘Arabs Got Talent’

Egypt has been flooded with outrage and sadness this week following last Friday’s militant attacks against Egyptian military targets in North Sinai, which claimed the lives of dozens of soldiers and civilians. Despite our grief, it is exceptionally heartwarming when a celebrity has a platform and uses it to express his true patriotic feelings to […]