Egyptian Actor Mena Massoud to Play ‘Alaadin’ in the Live Adaptation of This Classic Tale

Egyptian Actor Mena Massoud to Play ‘Alaadin’ in the Live Adaptation of This Classic Tale

    Disney has officially found it’s Alaadin for the the live-action “Alaadin” remake by director, Guy Richie. After months of searching, Egyptian Canadian actor, Mena Massoud, has been cast for the role of Alaadin. Massoud played Jared Malik in the TV series Open Heart, and will replace Tarek Kassar in the TV series Jack Ryan. […]

I Auditioned for the Role of Disney’s Jasmine and This Is What Happened

I Auditioned for the Role of Disney’s Jasmine and This Is What Happened

by Noutchka Karaguezian

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You Can Audition for Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin in the UAE This Weekend

You Can Audition for Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin in the UAE This Weekend

  Ever since news broke that Disney was looking for Middle Eastern actors for the roles of Alaadin and Jasmine in their live-action remake of the 1992 classic, everyone has been channeling their inner Meryl Streep.   Execs were in the hunt for their two stars in the UK and Egypt, but now, auditions are […]

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 […]