Darwish stated that he expects placing the statue in a privileged location in the valiant city of Port Said.
Renowned Egyptian actor Mahmoud Yassin was born in Port Said city in June 2, 1941.
The celebration includes the screening of a documentary film produced by the National Center for Theater, Music and Popular Arts, portraying the life story of the late actor.
Egypt’s Minister of Culture to organize a memorial service for Mahmoud Yassin in November.
A delegation from participated in the funeral, conveying Abbas’ condolences to the family of the actor and asking Allah Almighty to inspire them patience and solace.
Veteran Egyptian actor Mahmoud Yassin passes away at 79.
Governor of Port Said Adel el-Ghadban decided on Wednesday to name the Grand Hall of the Cultural Center Theater [Port Said Opera] after legendary actor Mahmoud Yassin.