Ahmed Mourad - Ahmed Mourad official Facebook page
CAIRO – 5 July 2018: Egyptian scriptwriter and author, Ahmed Mourad, posted on his official Facebook page the first promo for his movie "Torab el-Mas". The Egyptian actor and protagonist Asser Yassin also posted the promo on his page, commenting “soon in cinemas”.
The movie is based on the novel by Ahmed Mourad and is directed by Marawan Hamed.
The much anticipated movie is about Taha who leads a boring life and works as a medical representative at a pharmaceuticals company. Taha is good with words and can easily convince customers to buy his company’s products. Taha’s life turns upside down when a mysterious murder occurs, transforming his dull life into a life full of secrets, mystery, corruption and bribery.
Along with Yassin, the movie co-stars Menna Shalabi, Maged el-Kedwany, Sherine Reda, Mohamed Mamdouh, Ezzat el-Alayli, Sabreen, Eyad Nassar, Tara Emad, and Bayoumi Fouad, among others.
Mourad is an author and screenwriter of fiction and non-fiction novels. He wrote several successful novels such as, "Vertigo", "Al Fil al-Azraq" (The Blue Elephant), "Ard Al Ellah" (The Land of God), "Mossem Seid al-Ghizlan" (Season of Gazelles Hunting). He is the screenwriter of "El-Asleen" (The Originals) movie, released in 2017. He was supposed to write it as a novel, but he decided to turn it into a feature movie.