‘Nesr El Saeed’ soap opera poster - Egypt Today.
CAIRO – 18 May 2018: The TV series “Nesr El Saeed” (Hawk of Upper Egypt) hashtag claimed the fourth rank of top trends on Twitter on Thursday after the airing of the first episode of the series.
“I am keen to follow your reactions about the series because I simply act only to entrain you,” commented famous Egyptian actor Mohamed Ramadan on the hashtag. Egyptian tweeps praised “Nesr El Saeed”, sharing sentences from the script of the first episode.
Starring Mohamed Ramadan, Dorra, Sayed Ragab, Wafaa Amer, Dina and Mahmoud El-Leithy, the series revolves around a police officer named Zain, played by Ramadan, who lives in Qena and is married to a Cairene girl (Dorra) against the will of her family. After a fierce confrontation with an Upper Egyptian businessman involved in illegal business, Zain suddenly turns into a prisoner fighting to prove his innocence.