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Actor with Down syndrome inspires and stars in Hollywood film

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 - 12:23 GMT

The critically acclaimed new movie “The Peanut Butter Falcon” took an unusual path to Hollywood and has made an unlikely star of Zack Gottsagen, an actor who has Down syndrome.

Once again, a Mexican filmmaker takes Oscars by storm

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 - 09:46 GMT

Alfonso Cuaron's big Oscars night -- three golden statuettes for his personal film "Roma," including his second for best director.

Veteran actor Saeed Abel-Ghany passes away

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 - 02:48 GMT

Veteran Egyptian actor Saeed Abel-Ghany passed away on Friday after a long struggle with illness.

Mystery surrounds Chris Pine return to 'Wonder Woman' film series

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 09:39 GMT

Actor Chris Pine surprised superhero fans with an appearance alongside “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot on Saturday.

Star of 'Borat' and 'Bruno' returns satirical gaze to U.S.

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 - 09:32 GMT

Sacha Baron Cohen,is heading back to television for the first time in a decade with a comedy series about the United States.

Remembering legendary Mahmoud el Meliguy

Sun, 10 Jun 2018 - 12:55 GMT

Mahmoud el Meliguy, the Egyptian Anthony Quin, passed away on June 6, 1983 while filming his last role in the movie "Ayoub" directed by Hany Lasheen.

Tatum hopes to set pulses racing with 'Magic Mike' London show

Sat, 09 Jun 2018 - 08:00 GMT

Tatum hopes to set pulses racing with 'Magic Mike' London show.

Idris Elba to star in his own Netflix series

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 - 03:09 GMT

Hollywood star Idris Elba will be getting his very own Netflix series, "Turn Up Charlie."

Amir el-Masry: A Rising International Star

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 - 07:00 GMT

Young Hollywood sensation Amir el-Masry speaks about his first lead role in Saudi-American film The Arabian Warrior, and reflects on his most memorable moments performing opposite Egyptian and international acting heavyweights.

Harry Potter’s legend Alan Rickman to be “Always” commemorated

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 12:49 GMT

February 21 is the birthday of late and great British actor Alan Rickman, best known for portraying Severus Snape in "Harry Potter"

Stallone denies false death report, 'still punching'

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 10:27 GMT

Sylvester Stallone, acclaimed Hollywood star of "Rocky" fame, has confirmed that the latest rumors of his death are false

Award-winning Bosnian Roma actor dies penniless

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 09:52 GMT

Award-winning Bosnian Roma actor dies penniless

Mohamed Metwally passes away at 73

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 03:10 GMT

The Egyptian actor Mohamed Metwally died at age 73 after a period of serious illness on Saturday

Remembering best moments of screen legend John Travolta

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 - 02:56 GMT

Egypt Today celebrates American actor John Travolta, best known for “Pulp Fiction”, on his birthday

Remembering actor James Dean, a rebel for the ages

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 - 01:19 GMT

February 8 marks the day Hollywood youth icon James Dean was born. Best known for his role in “Rebel without a Cause”, he tragically died at the age of 24.

Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 - 05:00 GMT

February 2 is the sad day the world lost a unique, talented actor; Philip Seymour Hoffman. Egypt Today honors his life and career

Jim Carrey cleared of lawsuits on ex-girlfriend’s death

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 - 08:42 GMT

A wrongful death lawsuit leveled against comedic actor Jim Carrey over the death of his ex-girlfriend has been dismissed.

17 Handsome Arab Men of 2017

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 08:00 GMT

We’ve compiled a list of the most handsome Arabs in the spotlight this year. Take a look.

The best of Denzel Washington

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 - 03:23 GMT

December 28 is the birthday of acclaimed American actor Denzel Washington, who turns 63. Egypt Today looks at ten of his best films.

et Quote: Jared Leto

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 - 11:33 GMT

Today the extremely talented Academy Award winning actor, musician, director and philanthropist Jared Joseph Leto celebrates his 46th birthday.

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