comedy

ET commemorates comedian Alaa Waley el-Din

Mon, 11 Feb 2019 - 02:36 GMT

Alaa Waley el-Din was a popular actor best known for his roles in “Al-Irhab wal Kabab” (1992), “Dehk we leab we Gad we Hob” (1993) and “El-Nazer” (2000).

Video: Ashraf Abdel Baki pleased with Saudi Theater

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 03:25 GMT

Veteran comedian Ashraf Abdel Baki expressed his extreme happiness with the theatrical experience he has recently gone through in Saudi Arabia.

Lenin el-Ramly to be honored in the Arab Theater Festival

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 10:48 GMT

Egypt will be hosting the 11th edition of the Arab Theater Festival, in which veteran playwright Lenin el-Ramly will be honored

Ashraf Abdel Baqi performs in Jeddah

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 - 01:27 GMT

Famed Egyptian comedian Ashraf Abdel Baqi travelled to Saudi Arabia on Dec. 9 to start rehearsing for his new show alongside the stars of the Saudi Theater.

Egyptian satire 'Kiss Me Not' screening at Metropolis Cinema

Mon, 30 Apr 2018 - 08:28 GMT

Ahmed Amer's 2018 feature film "Kiss Me Not" (BalashTebosni) is screening at Metropolis Cinema on May 2, 2018.

'Life is Beautiful' to screen at Room ART Space

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 - 02:02 GMT

The tragic Italian comedy "Life is Beautiful" will be screening at Room Art Space & Café on April 1, 2018.

Kathleen Collin's 1982 film Losing Ground to screen at Cimatheque

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 12:05 GMT

'Losing Ground', a nearly lost 1982 comedy/drama film by director Kathleen Collins will be screening at Cimatheque on March 24 and March 25.

Yousry Nasrallah's Mercedes to screen at Cimatheque

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Yousry Nasrallah's bizarre comedy film 'Mercedes' will screen at Cimatheque on Sunday March 18 and again on Tuesday, March 20

Thousand artists to perform at African festival

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 - 07:35 GMT

Artists worldwide gathered in Ivory Coast on Saturday for a week-long festival of African music, theatre, dance, comedy, slam poetry and storytelling

The story behind ‘The Merry Widow’ operetta

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 12:45 GMT

Egypt Today presents to you a brief history of “The Merry Widow”, an operetta by Franz Lehár.

Celebrating Hollywood’s Golden Girl, Betty White

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 - 03:23 GMT

Hollywood veteran and avid animal lover Betty White turns 96 today, on January 17, 2018. Egypt Today looks at some of her wonderful roles

'The Office' may see a revival on NBC

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 02:39 GMT

Hit TV comedy “The Office” might see a reboot with an all-new cast on NBC.

‘The Science of Sleep’ to screen at Cinema Daal

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 12:21 GMT

Director Michael Gondry’s 2006 romantic-fantasy comedy “The Science of Sleep” will be screening at Cinema Daal on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.

Kate Winslet revenge drama ‘The Dressmaker’ to screen at CIFF

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 11:25 GMT

The 2015 Australian revenge drama "The Dressmaker," starring Kate Winslet, will screen at the 39th Cairo International Film Festival.

Today in History – U.S. Sitcom ‘Roseanne’ debuts

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 10:57 GMT

October 18 marks the debut of the hit American Television sitcom "Roseanne," which helped subvert the usual sitcom formula by having the housewife.

Today in History: Comedy Abbott and Costello’s radio show aired

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 - 04:54 GMT

Comedy duo Abbott and Costello launched on October 8, 1942, their own weekly radio show.

Will & Grace Returns

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 - 10:32 GMT

The hit American TV comedy series, “Will & Grace” has returned after more than a decade.

Tom Hanks returns to SNL in animated Halloween sketch

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 11:18 GMT

Tom Hanks is set to reprise his role as Saturday Night Live character ‘David S Pumpkins’ for an animated special set to airing on October.

Today in History – ‘The Brady Bunch’ premieres

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 01:29 GMT

September 26 marks the premiere of the 1969 American sitcom "The Brady Bunch," which became a pop-culture staple.

Today in History – Friends makes its debut

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 08:18 GMT

September 22 marks the 23rd anniversary of the 1994 hit “Friends” sitcom.

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