Adel Karam’s Stand-up Comedy to be Featured on Netflix

Netflix has announced that it's producing its first local production in the Middle East with Lebanese comedian and actor Adel Karam. By doing so, Adel will become the first stand-up comedian to be featured in an exclusive Netflix special. The show, entitled "AK 24", will be shot at the Casino Du Liban on the 20th and 21st of October, 2017 This is a huge move for Adel Karam, even though I'm not a big fan…

11-year old Lyn Khouri Impresses Judges at The Voice Kids France

A French-Lebanese girl called Lyn Khouri sang Whitney Houston's "I will always love you" and made all three judges turn their chairs on the Voice Kids France. The Voice Kids is a French music talent show for children from 6 to 15 years. That's one tough song she chose to perform and she did great! The 11 year old girl decided to join Jenifer's team. Best of luck to you Lyn!
Lebanon

Ziad Doueiri Was Released & Got His Passports Back

1 month ago
After being shortly detained at Beirut airport on Sunday, French-Lebanese Ziad Doueiri appeared today in front of a Lebanese military court and was released on bail. Doueiri, whose latest movie “The Insult”, won the Venice ...
Baladi

Venice’74: Kamel el Basha Wins Best Actor Award For “The Insult” by Ziad Doueiri

1 month ago
The Insult by Ziad Doueiri clinched its first international award as Kamel el Basha, who plays the Palestinian refugee (Yasser), won Best Actor Award – Coppa Volpi (Volpi Cup) at the Venice 2017 festival. “The ...
Baladi

Wissam Kamal The First Lebanese Comedian on Comedy Central Arabia

1 month ago
Wissam Kamal is making his debut tonight on Comedy Central Arabia as he is taking part in the channel’s latest show “Ridiculousness Arabia – Season 2”. For those who are not familiar with Comedy Central, ...
Events

A 5-Minute Standing Ovation for “The Insult” at Venice’74

1 month ago
Ziad Doueiri’s “The Insult” was showing at the 2017 Venice Film Festival and received an honorable 5-minute standing ovation from the public. The movie made its debut at the Venice film festival last week and ...
Lebanon

Movie Review: “The Insult” by Ziad Doueiri

1 month ago
The Insult is about a verbal dispute between Toni Hanna (Adel Karam), a Lebanese Christian mechanic and survivor of the 1976 Damour Massacre and Yasser (Kamel El Basha), a Palestinian refugee living in camps and ...
Critiques

MTV Bashed over Their Tripoli Mina Report

1 month ago
I have no idea what gives MTV Lebanon the right to issue a warning to all Lebanese to avoid going to a specific area and spreading misleading information all over its social media networks. A ...
Fun

First Sneak Peek Visit at Grand Cinemas ABC Verdun!

1 month ago
No modern super-mall would be complete without a cineplex to match. That’s why I was excited when Grand Cinemas invited me to check out their newest branch, in the newly opened ABC Verdun few days ...
Lebanon

Ziad Doueiri’s Latest Movie: The Insult

2 months ago
Nineteen years after directing the awarding winning “West Beirut” movie, Lebanese-born cinematographer and film director Ziad Doueiri is back with another Lebanese Civil war movie entitled “The Insult” starring Adel Karam , Rita Hayek , ...
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