Why Every Arab Should Watch the Handmaid’s Tale

Why Every Arab Should Watch the Handmaid’s Tale

There is a TV series that I have become addicted to lately, and I am here to tell you why watching this show is a pursuit that is worth every Arab’s time . The show -called the Handmaid’s Tale- is based on a novel under the same title by author Margret Atwood. The show’s plot […]

8 Insane ‘Game of Thrones’ Theories from Arab Fans That Will Blow Your Mind

8 Insane ‘Game of Thrones’ Theories from Arab Fans That Will Blow Your Mind

With Game of Thrones new much-anticipated season just one week away, I couldn’t contain my excitement to write a piece about my all-time favorite TV series.     GoT is, without a doubt, the most popular TV series of all time, and Arabs are considered to be a huge chunk of its fans. The fan […]

Amina Khalil Just Proved That Love Alone is Never Enough

Amina Khalil Just Proved That Love Alone is Never Enough

This article began as a piece on the topic of how I had learned from my own experiences, and the experiences of those around me that love alone is not enough to maintain any kind of romantic relationships. I was very concerned about the angle I would need to take up, in my attempt to […]

Mohamed Mamdouh’s Twitter Comebacks Will Make His Haters Sweat

Mohamed Mamdouh’s Twitter Comebacks Will Make His Haters Sweat

By: Farah Andil

Mohamed Mamdouh, the actor whom we all fell in love with – when he played the role of Amin in last year’s series Grand Hotel – stole our hearts again this year in La Totfe’ El Shams. Aside from his extraordinary performance, Mamdouh is an active twitter user and his fans absolutely love him.   […]

The Most Brilliant Actor This Ramadan is Hands down Bassel Khayyat

The Most Brilliant Actor This Ramadan is Hands down Bassel Khayyat

By Youssef Wael

While everyone’s overwhelmed with ‘La totfe2 el shams’ and its cast, there is a brilliant Syrian actor – Bassel Khayyat – who is literally slaying his performance.   When we all saw the promos and the humongous ads and banners, we went yaaaay because Asser Yassin is having his own show this Ramadan. Although Yassin […]

Our Favorite Character This Year Is the Brilliant Fifi from ‘La Totfe2 El Shams’

Our Favorite Character This Year Is the Brilliant Fifi from ‘La Totfe2 El Shams’

Once again scriptwriter Tamer Habib, and director Mohamed Shaker, nail it in Ramadan. It has only been over a week, and everyone is going on and on about La Totfe2 El Shams. The only way to describe it is beautiful. It is an avalanche of emotions. If your heart beats went through the roof while […]

‘Halawet El Donya’ Has 40% of the Population’s Eye Candy and We’re Boycotting It in Ramadan

‘Halawet El Donya’ Has 40% of the Population’s Eye Candy and We’re Boycotting It in Ramadan

by Karine El-Tantawy

  Why would anyone do such a thing? We are quite aware of the effect of eye candy but it’s Ramadan for God’s sake. Why would anyone test our limits and cast four of the Arab world’s finest male specimens in one single mosalsal?   It’s only day three and our senses are already on […]

This Reaction Video to ‘Thug Samo Zaen’ Is Killing Us (in the Best Way)

This Reaction Video to ‘Thug Samo Zaen’ Is Killing Us (in the Best Way)

When you hear the name Samo Zaen, you expect to see butterflies, roses, a couple smooching in the rain and maybe a heartbroken friendzoned guy. The last thing you expect is a thug with a scar and a weird moustache.     Ta3m ElHayah (The Taste of Life) mosalsal has been a favorite topic on social media after […]

Samuel L. Jackson Will Convince Every Remaining Stubborn Egyptian to Watch Game of Thrones in 8 Minutes

Samuel L. Jackson Will Convince Every Remaining Stubborn Egyptian to Watch Game of Thrones in 8 Minutes

  The Game of Thrones mania is nowhere even close to over now that American actor/producer Samuel L. Jackson has spoken. The movie legend just joined the millions of Thronies obsessed with the most vicious show that has ever graced our planet. A video has surfaced of Jackson giving us a little commentary of the […]

17 TV Shows To Binge-Watch After A Breakup

17 TV Shows To Binge-Watch After A Breakup

Let’s just get this out of the way and say it: BREAKUPS ARE THE FUCKING WORST. From attempting to get over the feeling of your heart being stabbed to cleaning up your apartment from those crumpled up tissues everywhere, getting over the loss of the one you love and more. It’s all just very fucking terrible. And […]