6 Arabs You Probably Didn’t Know Won Golden Globes

6 Arabs You Probably Didn’t Know Won Golden Globes

  A wise woman by the name of Meryl Streep just said, “America right now consists of Hollywood, foreigners and the press.” You got that right!   While Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling filled us with joy when they snatched their statues for La La Land, several Arabs, or some that are of Arab descent, have made […]

11 TV Shows to Binge-Watch Before 2017

11 TV Shows to Binge-Watch Before 2017

2016 hasn’t been the thing, to be honest. From Egypt’s economy going down the drain to Al-Karak Attack in Jordan, the Arab world just cannot wait for 2017. But how does one pass time until this ugh year vanishes? Well, TV of course. We’ve compiled a list of TV shows to binge-watch before 2017.   […]

21 TV Shows Every 90s Arab Kid Was Totally Obsessed With

21 TV Shows Every 90s Arab Kid Was Totally Obsessed With

By Nourhan Badawy

Kids TV shows are not the same anymore. Begad, they don’t make them like they used to anymore. I was babysitting my niece one day and the stuff kids watch these days are absolutely horrendous. Feen ayam el TV shows el gameel? As an Arab ’90s kid, I’d like to say that we had it […]

Your Ultimate Ramadan 2016 Mosalsalat Schedule Is Here

Your Ultimate Ramadan 2016 Mosalsalat Schedule Is Here

It is no secret I live for Ramadan’s TV shows. I am a shameless mosalsalat addict and this year, lucky for you, I am nowhere near cured. We’ve been bringing you for the last couple of years the most comprehensive guides to help you through the infamous TV mania and this year we’re at it again. […]

9 Roles Dhafer L’Abidine Should Seriously Consider Playing This Year

9 Roles Dhafer L’Abidine Should Seriously Consider Playing This Year

Ramadan is almost upon us, and with it ends our thirst for, well, you know. Actor Dhafer L’Abidine shined bright like a diamond last year with his role in Ta7t el Saytara, making most Egyptian and Arab (wo)men go yalahwi every time he’s on screen. But what are his plans for this year? Well, we’ve re-imagined him […]

Why Is Every Single Actor Frowning at Us on 6th October Bridge? E7na Na2senko!

Why Is Every Single Actor Frowning at Us on 6th October Bridge? E7na Na2senko!

Ramadan is just around the corner and people are already panicking over coffee withdrawal, heatwaves while fasting and saying stupid lines like, “Enta sayem wala zay kol sana?” For the last two years, something else that has been blown out of proportion during the holy month is the thousands of mosalsalat billboards on every bridge and highway […]

Egypt’s Budget for Ramadan’s Mosalsalat Drops Heavily

Egypt’s Budget for Ramadan’s Mosalsalat Drops Heavily

  Due to the financial struggles the Egyptian Radio and Television union has been facing with reduced advertising revenues for Ramadan’s TV shows, it has been announced that the production budget for this year will drop from last year’s 380 million to 200 million this year.   According to Al Borsa, Ahmed Sakr, Director and Vice […]

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 […]

Arab Child Stars to Keep an Eye on

Arab Child Stars to Keep an Eye on

With the recent passing of Omar ElSherif and Faten Hamama, Arab cinema will forever be different. However, it’s important to look to the future and embrace the new generation of entertainers. Here are a few Arab child stars who have already had success in the entertainment industry and who are on the road to becoming entertainment legends themselves. Khaled […]

6 Fun Things We Don’t Have in the Middle East but Need

6 Fun Things We Don’t Have in the Middle East but Need

Who doesn’t need a smile on their face in the Middle East right now? Life has become exceptionally stressful and the news clips all over social media are utterly horrific. Here are six simple, realistic and easily achieved things that can make us smile more.     Parades   Love parade, Santa Claus parade, April […]