How Kojak Dressed Half of Arab Hollywood in One Night

How Kojak Dressed Half of Arab Hollywood in One Night

by Nadine Arab

A decent amount of Arab celebrities, and by decent we mean a lot, turned heads last weekend — Friday, to be specific. If they all had one thing in common, it’s that they all wore Kojak and slayed it.   Mohanad Kojak, 23-year-old fashion designer and founder of Kojak Studio, is changing the fashion scene […]

Nelly Karim Gets Slut-Shamed for Wearing a Bikini

Nelly Karim Gets Slut-Shamed for Wearing a Bikini

by Nadia Aly

On Saturday, August 12th, 2017, Egyptian starlet and former ballerina, Nelly Karim, posted a photo on her Instagram account.   The photo shows the beautiful actress on a beach, wearing a bikini. Despite the very raw, real, natural, and non-provocative way in which Karim was presenting herself in the photo, social media users still had […]

‘A3la Se3r’ Director Denies Horrifying Gamila Theories and We Can All Relax

‘A3la Se3r’ Director Denies Horrifying Gamila Theories and We Can All Relax

  We are all consumed by TV this month. Yet, it was one betrayal in particular that left women fuming on social media. Nelly Karim’s new show ‘A3la Se3r‘ tells the story of a woman, Gamila, scorned by her husband and best friend. Throughout the episodes, Gamila chooses to take a more religious path and […]

Did Jamila Awad and Fathy Abdelwahab Just Get Away with Cheating?

Did Jamila Awad and Fathy Abdelwahab Just Get Away with Cheating?

by Farah Andil

The Internet literally lost it when Ahmed Fahmy’s character in “A3la Se3r” cheated on his wife —  played by Nelly Karim — after six years of marriage.   Almost every Egyptian woman who watches the show went on an endless online rant dissing Fahmy’s fictional counterpart for cheating on his wife with her best friend.     […]

Nelly Karim Is Basically Every Woman This Ramadan Because Sacrifice Is Tricky

Nelly Karim Is Basically Every Woman This Ramadan Because Sacrifice Is Tricky

  For the past two years, everyone has been accusing Nelly Karim in Ramadan of being unnecessarily morbid. The actress is known for choosing realistic story lines that hit us hard in the feels. This year, Karim has chosen a less dark path for her viewers, however, it is still painful on so many levels. […]

Everything You Need to Know About Luxor African Film Festival’s 6th Edition

Everything You Need to Know About Luxor African Film Festival’s 6th Edition

by Salma Hossam

  Attention culture vultures of Egypt as the sixth edition of Luxor African Film Festival returns to, well, Luxor ton March 10th. The official ceremony where things are going to get down and crazy are going to be held on March 16th in the Habu Temple.     Luxor African Film Festival aims to shed some […]

We Need to Talk About How Hot Nelly Karim Looks in Venice

We Need to Talk About How Hot Nelly Karim Looks in Venice

Oh my God! What is going on with Nelly Karim? The leading lady of Ramadan and every month in between has been posting photos of herself on social media while attending the 73rd Venice Film Festival and they are too much to handle.   We have never seen an Egyptian actress look as flawless as Nelly […]

Nelly Karim’s Instagram Is Proof That She’s the Least Nakkad-y Person Ever

Nelly Karim’s Instagram Is Proof That She’s the Least Nakkad-y Person Ever

  Egyptian actress Nelly Karim cannot be praised enough for her phenomenal acting skills. She was the undisputed queen of Ramadan mosalsalat for the last couple of years, but sadly, that comes with a price. With her TV shows mainly tackling touchy subjects, such as mental illnesses, everyone (including us) started identifying her as nakkad (miserable). Her […]

6 Reasons People Are Not Loving Nelly Karim’s Mosalsal This Year

6 Reasons People Are Not Loving Nelly Karim’s Mosalsal This Year

We need to talk about the pink elephant of Ramadan, Soqoot 7or. For three consecutive years, Nelly Karim has been the black horse of the mosalsalat race and no one even came close to her success. Year after year, she has been proving herself as one hell of an actress with the trio series Zat, Segn ElNessa and Taht […]

42 Thoughts a Foreigner Had While Watching a Mosalsal for the First Time

42 Thoughts a Foreigner Had While Watching a Mosalsal for the First Time

  We got a foreigner with enough background knowledge in TV series but who had never heard or watched an Egyptian tamseleya to watch the first episode of ‘Sokoot Hor’ with Nelly Karim and here are 42 thoughts that crossed her mind…       Are you sure the food won’t distract me from the plot? I […]