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Festival In Focus: Saudi Film Festival Director Ahmed Almulla Talks Underground Beginnings & Cinema Dreams As Event Marks 10th Anniversary - deadline.com - Saudi Arabia
deadline.com
23.04.2024

Festival In Focus: Saudi Film Festival Director Ahmed Almulla Talks Underground Beginnings & Cinema Dreams As Event Marks 10th Anniversary

Just over six years have passed since Saudi Arabia announced the lifting of its 35-year cinema ban as part of a strategy to open up the country and move its economy away from a reliance on oil.

3Point0 Labs Signs Hisham Fageeh & Sultan Tamer’s Saudi-American Firm DH’BAB Productions - deadline.com - USA - Saudi Arabia - city Riyadh
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24.04.2024

3Point0 Labs Signs Hisham Fageeh & Sultan Tamer’s Saudi-American Firm DH’BAB Productions

EXCLUSIVE: LA’s 3Point0 Labs has continued its signing spree by adding Saudi-American producer DH’BAB Productions to its ranks.

‘Siwar’ Director Osama Alkhurayji on Juxtaposing Saudi and Turkish Cultures Within the Alula-Shot Drama - variety.com - Saudi Arabia - Turkey - city Riyadh - city Jeddah - Yemen
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23.04.2024

‘Siwar’ Director Osama Alkhurayji on Juxtaposing Saudi and Turkish Cultures Within the Alula-Shot Drama

Nick Vivarelli International Correspondent Saudi director and producer Osama Alkhurayji’s debut feature film “Siwar” recently wrapped principal photography in AlUla, the swathe of northwest Saudi Arabia comprising ancient artifacts, a lush oasis and sandstone canyons that’s becoming a burgeoning local film production hub. “Siwar” involves two families – one Turkish, the other Saudi – whose fates become entangled due to a revelation about their newborns.

Festival in Focus: Saudi Film Festival Master Of Ceremonies Mohammed Elshehri Talks Journey From MC To Film & TV Fame - deadline.com - Spain - Saudi Arabia
deadline.com
23.04.2024

Festival in Focus: Saudi Film Festival Master Of Ceremonies Mohammed Elshehri Talks Journey From MC To Film & TV Fame

Actor Mohammed Elshehri belongs to a generation of emerging Saudi talents who first cut their teeth on YouTube and are now making their names in film and TV.

Saudi Film Fest Sets Star Of Ramadan Hit ‘Sekket Safar’ Mohammed Elshehri As Master Of Ceremonies - deadline.com - Saudi Arabia - Uae - county Gulf - Bahrain - Yemen
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18.04.2024

Saudi Film Fest Sets Star Of Ramadan Hit ‘Sekket Safar’ Mohammed Elshehri As Master Of Ceremonies

EXCLUSIVE: Rising Saudi Star Mohammed Elshehri has been announced as master of ceremonies at the 10th edition Saudi Film Festival, running from May 2 to 9 in the Eastern Province city of Dhahran.

Drugs kingpin who lived crime-fuelled life of luxury told he'll have to pay back an eyewatering amount of cash - or face more prison time - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Manchester - Colombia - Saudi Arabia
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
17.04.2024

Drugs kingpin who lived crime-fuelled life of luxury told he'll have to pay back an eyewatering amount of cash - or face more prison time

A drugs kingpin who lived an extraordinary life of luxury funded by crime must pay back almost £3.5million of his ill-gotten gains. Aram Sheibani could face an extra decade in jail if he fails to pay back the huge sum.

Foreign Office's urgent travel advice for Dubai, Morocco and more for UK holidaymakers - www.dailyrecord.co.uk - Britain - city Abu Dhabi - Jordan - Saudi Arabia - Egypt - Syria - Iran - Iraq - Uae - Algeria - Morocco - Tunisia - Israel - Oman - Bahrain - Libya - Yemen - Kuwait
dailyrecord.co.uk
15.04.2024

Foreign Office's urgent travel advice for Dubai, Morocco and more for UK holidaymakers

UK residents with plans to head to Dubai are being urged to stay vigilant, following a fresh warning from the Foreign Office.

Vietnam’s First Ho Chi Minh City Int’l Film Festival Wraps With Prizes For ‘The Gospel Of The Beast’, ‘Last Shadow At First Light’ - deadline.com - Thailand - Japan - Saudi Arabia - Indonesia - Vietnam - Cambodia - Malaysia - Singapore - Philippines - city Ho Chi Minh City - Mongolia
deadline.com
15.04.2024

Vietnam’s First Ho Chi Minh City Int’l Film Festival Wraps With Prizes For ‘The Gospel Of The Beast’, ‘Last Shadow At First Light’

The Gospel Of The Beast, directed by the Philippines’ Sheron Dayoc, picked up the Golden Star Award for Best Southeast Asian Film at the first edition of the Ho Chi Minh City International Film Festival (HIFF) in Vietnam. 

F1 & FIA Unveil 2025 Race Schedule, Will Kick Off 24-Race Season in Australia - www.justjared.com - Australia - city Abu Dhabi - China - USA - city Melbourne - Japan - Saudi Arabia - city Shanghai - Bahrain - city Jeddah
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15.04.2024

F1 & FIA Unveil 2025 Race Schedule, Will Kick Off 24-Race Season in Australia

The Formula 1 schedule for the 2025 season has already been revealed!

Foreign Office issues urgent travel warning on 16 countries after Iran attack on Israel - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - USA - Manchester - Jordan - Saudi Arabia - Egypt - Syria - Iran - Qatar - Iraq - state Oregon - Uae - Algeria - Morocco - Tunisia - Israel - Lebanon - Oman - Palestine - Bahrain - Libya - Yemen - Kuwait
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
14.04.2024

Foreign Office issues urgent travel warning on 16 countries after Iran attack on Israel

The Foreign Office has issued new travel warnings for 16 countries today following. In light of the recent drone attack on Israel by Iran, those planning to visit destinations including Morocco and the United Arab Emirates are strongly advised to check travel advice before making their journey.

Foreign Office issues urgent warning for 18 countries including Dubai and Egypt - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Britain - Manchester - Jordan - Dubai - Saudi Arabia - Egypt - Syria - Iran - Qatar - Iraq - Uae - Algeria - Morocco - Tunisia - Israel - Lebanon - Oman - Palestine - Bahrain - Libya - Yemen - Kuwait
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13.04.2024

Foreign Office issues urgent warning for 18 countries including Dubai and Egypt

The Foreign Office has issued a new urgent travel warning for 18 countries, including popular Mediterranean holiday destinations. The government's latest advisory cautions travellers about an increased risk of terrorist attacks in countries around the southern Mediterranean and the Middle East due to heightened tensions following recent events in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

Saudi Arabia Scores First Cannes Official Selection Slot With Drama ‘Norah,’ Set When Art Was Banned - variety.com - Saudi Arabia - city Doha - city Jeddah
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11.04.2024

Saudi Arabia Scores First Cannes Official Selection Slot With Drama ‘Norah,’ Set When Art Was Banned

Nick Vivarelli International Correspondent Saudi Arabia has landed its first film in the Cannes Film Festival official selection with “Norah,” a drama by pioneering director Tawfik Alzaidi set in 1990s Saudi, when conservatism was at its height and all forms of art and painting were banned for religion-related reasons. “Norah,” which premiered locally in December at Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival in Jeddah, will be launching internationally from Cannes’ prestigious Un Certain Regard section, marking the first Saudi film to screen in Cannes and becoming a symbol of the kingdom’s rapidly growing moviemaking ambitions since Saudi Arabia lifted its 35-year-old religion-related ban on cinema in 2017.

Jon Amiel To Direct Saudi Oil Discovery Saga ‘Sands Of Fortune’ For Passage Pictures - deadline.com - Britain - USA - Saudi Arabia
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10.04.2024

Jon Amiel To Direct Saudi Oil Discovery Saga ‘Sands Of Fortune’ For Passage Pictures

EXCLUSIVE: UK director Jon Amiel has signed to direct upcoming feature Sands of Fortune which explores the story behind the discovery of oil in Saudi Arabia and the birth of the country’s petroleum and natural gas giant Aramco.

Cristiano Ronaldo sent off for appearing to elbow rival as ex-Manchester United man loses his cool - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Manchester - Portugal - Saudi Arabia
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
09.04.2024

Cristiano Ronaldo sent off for appearing to elbow rival as ex-Manchester United man loses his cool

Cristiano Ronaldo received a first red card since leaving Manchester United during a 2-1 Saudi Super Cup defeat on Monday night.

Saudi Arabia announces Eid-al-Fitr 2024 date with moonsighting update - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Britain - Manchester - Saudi Arabia - county Power - Morocco
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
08.04.2024

Saudi Arabia announces Eid-al-Fitr 2024 date with moonsighting update

Saudi Arabia has declared the date Eid will take place on for Muslims observing the month of Ramadan. Eid-ul-Fitr or Eid-al-Fitr, is one of the two main holidays in the Islamic calendar.

Piqué reappears alongside Clara Chía amidst new controversy - us.hola.com - Spain - Saudi Arabia
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05.04.2024

Piqué reappears alongside Clara Chía amidst new controversy

Gerard Piqué and Clara Chía going out together. Although his ex, Shakira, was under the glaring spotlight a few weeks ago after releasing her cathartic album “Las Mujeres Ya No Lloran,” the retired soccer player turned into a businessman making headlines after finding himself in the eye of the storm. According to our sister magazine, HOLA! Spain, recent revelations indicate that the Civil Guard has initiated an investigation into Piqué.

MBC Studios Confirms Samar Akrouk As Managing Director - deadline.com - Saudi Arabia - city Riyadh
deadline.com
04.04.2024

MBC Studios Confirms Samar Akrouk As Managing Director

MBC Studios has officially confirmed that Samar Akrouk will succeed the departing Christina Wayne as Managing Director.

Samar Akrouk to Replace Christina Wayne as Managing Director of Saudi-Owned MBC Studios - variety.com - Saudi Arabia
variety.com
04.04.2024

Samar Akrouk to Replace Christina Wayne as Managing Director of Saudi-Owned MBC Studios

Nick Vivarelli International Correspondent Samar Akrouk has been appointed managing director of Saudi production powerhouse MBC Studios, replacing U.S. producer Christina Wayne, who recently quietly exited the top post at the production arm of top Middle East broadcaster MBC Group. Akrouk, who has been with MBC for almost 30 years, is currently the group’s director of production.

'I will tell him this exactly' - The inside story of Jesse Lingard's move to the K-League - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Manchester - city Seoul - Saudi Arabia - county Newton - county Forest
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
30.03.2024

'I will tell him this exactly' - The inside story of Jesse Lingard's move to the K-League

"2024, we coming," was the pledge Jesse Lingard made on New Year's Eve, with the Burj Khalifa as his backdrop on an Instagram post to his nine million followers.

Saudi Arabia will debut in the 2024 Miss Universe with beauty pageant Rumy Alqahtani - us.hola.com - Saudi Arabia - city Riyadh
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29.03.2024

Saudi Arabia will debut in the 2024 Miss Universe with beauty pageant Rumy Alqahtani

the upcoming Miss Universe 2024 pageant as it announces its debut in the prestigious international competition. Rumy Alqahtani, a 27-year-old Riyadh-born model and content creator, has been chosen to represent the Kingdom on this global platform, marking a significant moment for Saudi Arabian women in beauty pageants.Alqahtani, known for her grace, poise, and intelligence, posted a heartfelt message on her Instagram account expressing her honor and excitement about participating in the Miss Universe 2024 competition.

‘The Goat Life’ Starring Prithviraj Sukumaran & Jimmy-Jean Louis Launches Internationally - deadline.com - Australia - Britain - France - Jordan - India - Saudi Arabia - Algeria
deadline.com
28.03.2024

‘The Goat Life’ Starring Prithviraj Sukumaran & Jimmy-Jean Louis Launches Internationally

The Goat Life (previously titled Goat Days) will release in theaters across the UK, India, Australia and France today.

Manchester United 'doing checks' on England striker deal and other transfer rumours - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Manchester - Belgium - Saudi Arabia
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
28.03.2024

Manchester United 'doing checks' on England striker deal and other transfer rumours

Manchester United are reportedly doing checks on Brentford striker Ivan Toney ahead of a potential summer transfer approach.

Manga Productions Chief Essam Bukhary on Saudi Manga Craze and How Partnership With Japanese Studios Is the ‘Future of the Anime Industry’ - variety.com - Japan - Tokyo - Saudi Arabia - city Riyadh
variety.com
26.03.2024

Manga Productions Chief Essam Bukhary on Saudi Manga Craze and How Partnership With Japanese Studios Is the ‘Future of the Anime Industry’

Nick Vivarelli International Correspondent Saudi Arabia, where popular anime characters such as “Captain Tsubasa” and “Dragon Ball” protagonist Son Goku have been engrained in the culture for decades, is taking its love affair with Japanese manga content to the next level. In late March, just a few weeks after the death of “Dragon Ball” creator Akira Toriyama, it was announced that the world’s first theme park dedicated to the megahit Japanese manga and animation franchise will be built in Qiddiya, the massive entertainment and tourism project outside the Saudi capital of Riyadh through a joint venture between Qiddiya and Japan’s Toei Animation.

World’s First ‘Dragon Ball’ Theme Park Will Be Built In Saudi Arabia - deadline.com - Saudi Arabia - Indiana - city Riyadh
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25.03.2024

World’s First ‘Dragon Ball’ Theme Park Will Be Built In Saudi Arabia

The world’s first Dragon Ball theme park will be built in Saudi Arabia, in Qiddiya, an entertainment and tourism project outside the capital of Riyadh.

Steven Gerrard struck by overwhelming Liverpool reality as he fears his Anfield end game closer than people think - www.dailyrecord.co.uk - Saudi Arabia
dailyrecord.co.uk
24.03.2024

Steven Gerrard struck by overwhelming Liverpool reality as he fears his Anfield end game closer than people think

Emotional Steven Gerrard has issued a personal pledge in a bid to continue starring for Liverpool in the coming years.

Formula 1's Carlos Sainz Holds Hands With Girlfriend Rebecca Donaldson In Spain - www.justjared.com - Australia - Spain - Las Vegas - city Milan - Saudi Arabia - city Mexico City - city Madrid, Spain
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23.03.2024

Formula 1's Carlos Sainz Holds Hands With Girlfriend Rebecca Donaldson In Spain

Carlos Sainz and Rebecca Donaldson were recently photographed out and about in Madrid, Spain.

World’s First Dragon Ball Theme Park Announced in Saudi Arabia Weeks After Akira Toriyama’s Death - variety.com - Florida - Japan - Saudi Arabia - city Riyadh
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22.03.2024

World’s First Dragon Ball Theme Park Announced in Saudi Arabia Weeks After Akira Toriyama’s Death

Nick Vivarelli International Correspondent Just a few weeks after the death of its creator Akira Toriyama, the world’s first theme park dedicated to the “Dragon Ball” universe of comics, movies, and games is set to be built in Saudi Arabia. The “Dragon Ball” park, centred around the world of Son Goku – the young boy with supernatural martial arts powers on a journey to collect seven magical orbs that elicit a wish-granting dragon – will be built in Qiddiya, the entertainment and tourism project outside the Saudi capital of Riyadh, the Qiddiya Investment Company and Toei Animation announced on Friday.

Joy Behar’s Trump Comment Stirs Fox News Debate With Alina Habba Over Whether Ex-President Would Accept Bond Money From Saudi Arabia Or Russia - deadline.com - New York - Russia - Saudi Arabia
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22.03.2024

Joy Behar’s Trump Comment Stirs Fox News Debate With Alina Habba Over Whether Ex-President Would Accept Bond Money From Saudi Arabia Or Russia

Concern about the fact that Donald Trump must post a $450 million-plus bond by Monday — and where he might get that money — prompted a curious debate with the ex-president’s lawyer on Fox News on Wednesday.

Paris Fury admits 'serious' regret over trying viral nail trend - www.ok.co.uk - Saudi Arabia
ok.co.uk
21.03.2024

Paris Fury admits 'serious' regret over trying viral nail trend

Paris Fury, who has recently jetted back from a lavish holiday to Saudi Arabia, has expressed her “serious” regret after a recent visit to a nail bar. The 34 year old enjoyed some pamper time to herself as she headed to get her nails done on Thursday, 21 March, though revealed that she was left “seriously” rethinking her choices after regretting the nail art she chose.

Lady Gaga Stylist Nicola Formichetti Recruited as Mentor by Saudi Arabia’s AlUla Creates (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - Belgium - Saudi Arabia
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20.03.2024

Lady Gaga Stylist Nicola Formichetti Recruited as Mentor by Saudi Arabia’s AlUla Creates (EXCLUSIVE)

Nick Vivarelli International Correspondent Fashion designer and creative director Nicola Formichetti, who has worked with Lady Gaga for over a decade, has been recruited by Saudi Arabia’s Film AlUla as mentor for its AlUla Creates initiative that is at the intersection of film and fashion. In his new role, the prolific Formichetti – who besides masterminding Lady Gaga’s instantly iconic meat dress has collaborated with Nicole Kidman, Bad Bunny and Olivia Rodrigo and created visual campaigns for global fashion houses such as Mugler, Diesel and Uniqlo – will “support the first wave of emerging Saudi design talent, as both the film and fashion pathways converge,” according to a statement.

Boyhood Man United fan's stance on transfer as INEOS could activate £52m clause despite concerns - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Manchester - Saudi Arabia - Chelsea
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
14.03.2024

Boyhood Man United fan's stance on transfer as INEOS could activate £52m clause despite concerns

Manchester United are reportedly one step closer to signing forward Michael Olise, who could replace Antony. The Crystal Palace winger is said to be keen on a move to Old Trafford, which would be a big boost for INEOS's revamp of Erik ten Hag's squad.

Pharrell Williams quits Grand Prix gig 15 minutes early due to dangerous crowd actvitiy - www.nme.com - USA - Saudi Arabia - city Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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11.03.2024

Pharrell Williams quits Grand Prix gig 15 minutes early due to dangerous crowd actvitiy

Pharrell Williams ended his set at the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 15 minutes early due to dangerous crowd activity.Per Music News, the iconic producer and singer addressed the crowd at the Grand Prix 15 – which took place at the Saudi Corniche Circuit in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Saturday (March 9). He informed them that throwing their light-up wristbands towards the stage was dangerous and unsafe, and quit his set earlier than anticipated after attendees refused to listen to him.“This is the liveliest city right now on the planet but we have also got to be the safest.

Why Muslims in the UK fast during Ramadan and those who don't need to - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Britain - Saudi Arabia
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
11.03.2024

Why Muslims in the UK fast during Ramadan and those who don't need to

The holy month of Ramadan is expected to start tonight and Muslims all over the world will be taking part in a 30-day period of fasting.

Government commits more than £117m to protect British Muslims - www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Britain - Saudi Arabia - Israel
manchestereveningnews.co.uk
11.03.2024

Government commits more than £117m to protect British Muslims

More than £117m of taxpayers’ money will be used to protect mosques, Muslim schools and community centres from hate attacks over the next four years.

Christian Horner breaks silence and praises Geri Halliwell in 'grateful' gushing post - www.ok.co.uk - Saudi Arabia - Bahrain
ok.co.uk
10.03.2024

Christian Horner breaks silence and praises Geri Halliwell in 'grateful' gushing post

Christian Horner has praised his wife Geri Halliwell in a gushing Mother's Day tribute for "all she does" following an investigation into alleged "inappropriate behaviour" at work.The Red Bull team principal took to Instagram and shared a sweet photo of the former Spice Girls star with their young son Monty. He added the caption: "Happy Mother's Day - So appreciative of the mums in our family for everything they do. We're always grateful, today and every day".This warm display comes just on the heels of some hard times for both Geri and Christian after he was allegedly involved in some "inappropriate behaviour" with a female colleague, a claim he completely debunked.The good news is that after an internal investigation at Red Bull, Christian has been cleared.

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