Arab Icons

Sabah, the ‘Empress of Lebanese Song’ who excelled in movies and music 

Sabah, the ‘Empress of Lebanese Song’ who excelled in movies and music 

  • For this week’s edition of our series on Arab icons, we profile one of the Arab world's most popular stars
  • Over a career spanning seven decades, the Lebanese legend appeared in almost 100 films and released more than 50 albums 
By Hams Saleh ·

Yousra, the multi-talented ‘international face of Egypt’

Yousra, the multi-talented ‘international face of Egypt’

By Shyama Krishna Kumar ·

Adel Emam: The biggest star in Arab cinema

Adel Emam: The biggest star in Arab cinema

By William Mullally ·

Soad Hosny: The many faces of the Egyptian icon

Soad Hosny: The many faces of the Egyptian icon

By William Mullally ·

Omar Sharif: The Egyptian who conquered Hollywood

Omar Sharif: The Egyptian who conquered Hollywood

By William Mullally ·