US comedy star Wayans launches Komedya

Updated 11 May 2018
0

US comedy star Wayans launches Komedya

RIYADH: Celebrated American comedian Marlon Wayans will perform a live stand-up comedy routine tonight at Princess Noura University at the first annual Komedya event.

The exclusive performance, organized by Future Dimensions Entertainment and sponsored by the General Entertainment Authority, will be Wayans’ first live show in Saudi Arabia. 

The event will also include routines by local talent.

Wayans, an actor, screenwriter and film producer in addition to being a comedian, has more than three decades’ experience in the entertainment business. He has appeared in movies such as “White Chicks” and “Little Man,” and has his own TV show, “Woke-ish.”

Ratib Abdo, Future Dimensions Entertainment’s executive manager, said: “It is going to be a fantastic show that will open a new era of stand-up comedy in the Kingdom.” 

Details can be found on Twitter:
@Komedya1_0. Tickets can be bought from any Virgin Megastores outlet or online at http://bit.ly/Marlonwayans.


Cast and crew of Moroccan film ‘Adam’ pose for the cameras in Cannes

Updated 20 May 2019
0

Cast and crew of Moroccan film ‘Adam’ pose for the cameras in Cannes

DUBAI: The cast and crew behind “Adam,” the first feature film by Moroccan director Maryam Touzani, appeared for a photo call before the film was screened at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival o Sunday.

The film tells the story of two women united by their loneliness and their desire to flee their situations and is in the running for the prestigious Caméra d’or prize, presented by the Un Certain Regard jury.