7 Facts About the Rising Egyptian Talent Mayan El Sayed

After her recent interview on CBC, Mayan El Sayed has been trending all over social media for all the right reasons. From her three amazing roles that put a deserved spotlight on her exceptional talent, to her brave stand and inspiring support for Palestine, El Sayed has become a young role model to many. She made her way into the Ramadan series race for the first time in 2016, and later into Egypt’s film industry in 2018. Today, she’s one of the top rising Egyptian actresses balancing various roles and showcasing her talent, paving the way for a very promising future.

Here are seven facts about Mayan El Sayed!

– She is currently a Theatre and Film student at the American University in Cairo (AUC)

– She first appeared on screen at the age of 16

– She’s a Scorpio, born in 1997

– So far, we’ve seen her in 12 TV series, and two movies

– This year, she starred in three TV series: Newton’s Cradle, Harb Ahliya, and Hagma Mortada

– Has an adorable dog named Elsa

– A strong supporter and advocate for the Palestinian cause

WE SAID THIS: Don’t miss Game Changers: Arab Actresses Under 30 You Need To Be Following