Ahmed El-Fishawy Apologizes for El Gouna Film Festival Incident

Ahmed El-Fishawy Apologizes for El Gouna Film Festival Incident

A post shared by Sheikh Jackson (@sheikhjacksonfilm) on Sep 22, 2017 at 12:50pm PDT   The entirety of Egypt and the Middle East was talking about one thing, and one thing only for the past two days: Ahmed El-Fishawy saying “khara” (meaning shit) at El Gouna Film Festival (GFF).   The young actor uttered the […]

Ghada Abdel Razek Attacks Ahmed El-Fishawy, but Sama El-Masry Shuts Her Down

Ghada Abdel Razek Attacks Ahmed El-Fishawy, but Sama El-Masry Shuts Her Down

Gouna Film Festival (GFF) started with a big bang last night, and nothing will ever be the same again. This mammoth of an event will surely elevate the film industry Egypt, as well as the Middle East, to a whole new level.   A post shared by Scoop Empire (@scoopempire) on Sep 22, 2017 at […]

Ahmed El-Fishawy Under Social Media Attack from Fans and Celebrities

Ahmed El-Fishawy Under Social Media Attack from Fans and Celebrities

Everyone obviously knows the big mammoth of an event, Gouna Film Festival, started yesterday with one hell of a big bang. Celebrities flocked from all over the Middle East, as well as the West, to attend GFF.     The man of the hour, Ahmed El-Fishawy, was on everyone’s mind — mainly because of the […]

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

  Culture vultures, it’s a beautiful morning to wake up to and feel proud that you’re Egyptian. Egypt has chosen director Amr Salama’s Sheikh Jackson as its nominee for the Oscars’ best foreign-language film.   The movie tells the story of a a bearded Islamic cleric, played by Ahmed El Fishawy, with a secret passion […]