A still from The Yacoubian Building, adapted by Hamed. (Arab Co for Cinema Production & Distribution)
October 19, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The Dubai International Film Festival will award Egyptian writer Wahid Hamed with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
From the film The Golden Compass. (Warner Bros. Entertainment / Entertainment Film Distributors)
October 19, 2017 - 14:30 GMT
Some of novelist Philip Pullman’s fans are seven, a fact which hasn't stopped him from filling a prequel to his bestselling His Dark Materials with swear words.
The Sultan and the Saint. (
October 19, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Al-Ahram Weekly's screening of The Sultan and the Saint sought to create bridges where chaos and conflict had created vacuum.
Kourtney Kardashian in El Gouna. (Instagram / kourtneykardash)
October 18, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Kourtney Kardashian: reality star, of Egypt. See what Kourtney had to say on Egypt!
American author George Saunders. (Chris Jackson / POOL / AFP)
October 18, 2017 - 14:13 GMT
The Man Booker Prize, designed to reward British writers and writers from former British territories except for Americans, has, for the second year in a row, given the award to an American.
Haryana singer Harshita Dahiya. (Facebook / Harshita Dahiya)
October 18, 2017 - 13:25 GMT
Singer and dancer Harshita Dahiya was murdered Tuesday night.
Looks like you're getting your own Solo movie, Han. (Walt Disney)
October 18, 2017 - 10:12 GMT
The film will focus on one of the most iconic characters of the original trilogy, the lovable rogue Han Solo.
Sunset Over the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, by Pippa Thew.
October 17, 2017 - 19:06 GMT
Arab art wins appropriate praise at a London art show.
Alicia Silverstone, shepherd's queen. (Tinseltown /
October 17, 2017 - 15:18 GMT
Clueless actress Alicia Silverstone showed-off her work-out to stop animal cruelty.
Gambit is one of four upcoming 20th Century Fox films set in its X-Menuniverse -- New Mutants, set to release April 13; Deadpool 2, scheduled for June 1; and X-Men: Dark Phoenix, coming on Nov. 2.  | Entertainment Tonight
October 15, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
Gambit, also known as Remy LeBeau, was created in 1990 by Chris Claremont and Jim Lee and last appeared on film in 2009's X-Men Origins: Wolverine
From crazy babies, to problematical babysitters, to a troublesome distant father - we've got you covered.
October 15, 2017 - 14:02 GMT
Hallow’s Eve is upon us and if you, like us, are excited for the day but cannot get yourself into it — then this list is for you.
Manal Ajaj's less controversial fashion. (
October 15, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Syrian fashion designer Manal Ajaj posed on the catwalk with models in Syrian military uniforms, sparking outrage.
Nawart Masr. (Ubisoft)
October 15, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
Will the new Assassin's Creed game, Origins, help Egypt put some of the shine back on that apple?
Eminem, now defender of Muslims. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP)
October 13, 2017 - 09:30 GMT
We hate Donald Trump: this is the message US rapper Eminem gave in a four-minute freestyle that held back no punches in a proud defence of immigrants, Muslims, and African-American war vets.
Look at that. Why would you not want to look at that? (Walt Disney)
October 12, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Walt Disney Studios is giving you - yes, you! - the opportunity to go see Thor: Ragnarok on the red carpet!
God, though, he does look good. (Walt Disney)
October 11, 2017 - 22:42 GMT
Mark Ruffalo, aka The Hulk, gave Marvel fans a fun surprise. (Not so fun for Disney.)