Stars of the golden era of Egyptian Cinemaby kemo medo | created - 04 Nov 2012 | updated - 19 Mar 2016 | Public
The golden age of Hollywood of east.
1. Omar Sharif
Actor | Lawrence of Arabia
Omar Sharif, the Egyptian actor best known for playing Sherif Ali in Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and the title role in Doctor Zhivago (1965), was born Michel Demitri Shalhoub on April 10, 1932 in Alexandria, Egypt to Joseph Shalhoub, a lumber merchant, and his wife, Claire (Saada). Of Lebanese and ...
2. Faten Hamama
Actress | Orid hallan
Faten Hamama (known as "The Lady of the Arabic Screen") has become an icon and the most important actress of Egyptian and Arabic cinema. She is also the most honored actress in the Middle East. Every decade of her life represents a new era of acting and witnessed the reshaping and progression of ...
known as "The Lady of the Eastern Screen"
3. Hind Rostom
Actress | Seraa maal hayat
Hind Rostom(November 11, 1929 - August 8, 2011) was one of the most popular Egyptian actresses.
Actress Hind Rostom, is a star from the golden era of Egyptian cinema.
With her blond hair and good looks, Rostom often played the sultry seductress, and she quickly rose to become one of Egypt's best-known...
known as "Queen of seduction" "Marilyn Monroe of the East"
4. Soad Hosny
Actress | Nar Al-Hob
Souad Muhammad Kamal Hosny Al Baba was born on January 26th, 1942 in Ataba, Cairo, Egypt. She was the 10th sibling of 17 brothers and sisters. Husni was known as the "Cinderella" of Arab cinema and one of the most influential actresses in the Arabic art world. She ascended to stardom in the end of ...
known as "Cindrella of Egyptian Cinema"
Actress | Shati el zekriat
Shadia was born on February 8, 1929 in Cairo, Egypt as Fatima Ahmed Kamal Shaker. She was an actress, known for Shati el zekriat (1955), Marti, mudir aam (1966) and Lahn el wafaa (1955). She was married to Salah Zulfakar, Aziz Fathi and Imad Hamdi. She died on November 28, 2017 in Cairo.
6. Ahmed Mazhar
Actor | El Naser Salah el Dine
Ahmed Mazhar was born on October 8, 1917 in Cairo, Egypt as Ahmed Hafez Mazhar. He was an actor and writer, known for El Naser Salah el Dine (1963), Noufouss haira (1968) and El dow' El khafet (1961). He was married to Dodi. He died on May 8, 2002 in Cairo.
known as "Knight of the Egyptian Cinema"
7. Rushdy Abaza
Actor | The Ten Commandments
Rushdy Abaza was born on August 3, 1926 in Al Mansoura, Egypt. He was an actor and writer, known for The Ten Commandments (1956), Malak wa shaitan (1960) and Ashour kalb el assad (1961). He was married to Sabah, Samia Gamal, Barbara and Taheya Cariocca. He died on July 27, 1980 in Egypt.
8. Imad Hamdi
Actor | Mawad gharam
Imad Hamdi was born on November 25, 1909 in Suhag, Egypt as Mohamed Emad Eddine AbdelHamid Hamdi. He was an actor, known for Mawad gharam (1956), El manzel rakam tletash (1952) and Al-khataya (1962). He was married to Nadia El Gendy, Shadia and Fathia El Sherif. He died on January 28, 1984 in Cairo...
9. Nadia Lutfi
Actress | El Naser Salah el Dine
Nadia Lutfi was born Paula Mohamed Mostafa Shafiq in 1938, Cairo to an Egyptian father and a Polish mother. Her father was an accountant. Acting for Nadia started as a hobby, when she was 10 years old she participated in a play at her school and did very well
Her first role in Egyptian Cinema was in...
12. Mahmoud Almeleji
Actor | Ghazal al-banat
Mahmoud Almeleji was born on December 22, 1910 in Cairo, Egypt. He was an actor and writer, known for The Flirtation of Girls (1949), El Naser Salah el Dine (1963) and Son of the Nile (1951). He was married to Alwiya Gamil. He died on June 6, 1983 in Cairo.
13. Madiha Yousri
Actress | Wafaa
known as "Brunette of the Nile"
14. Farid Shawqi
Actor | Cemile
Farid Shawqi was born on July 3, 1920 in Cairo, Egypt. He was an actor and writer, known for Cemile (1968), Cairo Station (1958) and Fatawat el Husseinia (1954). He was married to Soheir Turk, Huda Sultan, Saneya Shawki and Zynab Abdel Hady. He died on July 27, 1998 in Cairo.
known as "monster of the Egyptian Cinema"
Actor | Abi foq al-Shagara
Abdel Halim Hafez was born on June 21, 1929, in the village of Al-Hilwat in the province of Al-Sharkia, the fourth child of Sheikh Ali Ismael Shabana following after Ismael, Aliah, and Mohamed. His mother died during his delivery. His father was to die five years later. His work included 16 feature...
known as "Al Andaleeb" "Halim"
16. Om Koultoum
Actress | Nashid al-Amal
Om Koultoum was born on May 4, 1904 in Tammay al-Zahayrah, Daqahliyah, Egypt as Fatima El Beltagey. She was an actress, known for Nashid al-Amal (1937), Awlad el zawat (1932) and Wedad (1936). She died on February 3, 1975 in Cairo, Egypt.
known as "El Sitt (The Lady)" "Planet of the East"
17. Laila Mourad
Actress | Ghazal al-banat
Laila Mourad was born on February 17, 1918 in Cairo, Egypt. She was an actress, known for The Flirtation of Girls (1949), Shati el gharam (1950) and El dahayat (1933). She was married to Fatin Abdel Wahab, Wageeh Abaza and Anwar Wagdi. She died on November 21, 1995 in Cairo.
known as "The Curlew's voice"
Actress | La anam
Mariem Fakhr El Dine was born on January 8, 1933 in Faiyum, Egypt as Mariam Mohamed Fakhr El Din. She was an actress, known for La anam (1957), Malak wa shaitan (1960) and Rannet el kholkhal (1955). She was married to Mohamad Altawel, Mahmoud Zulfikar, Sharif Alfadali and Fahd Ballan. She died on ...
20. Ahmed Ramzy
Actor | Saut min el madi
Ahmed Ramzy was a famous Egyptian actor who was born in Alexandria in 1930. He played the leading roles in many Egyptian films in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. He was born Ramzy Mahmud Bayumi to Dr Mahmoud Bayoumi, a famous Egyptian orthopedist, and Helen MacKay, a Scottish lady. His dad died in ...
21. Ismail Yasseen
Ismail Yasseen was born on September 15, 1912 in Suez, Egypt. He was an actor, known for Ismail Yassine fil madhaf el shami (1957), Ismail Yassine Tarazane (1958) and Ismail Yassine fi janainit al haiwanat (1957). He died on May 24, 1972 in Cairo, Egypt.
Actress | Wahabtak hayati
Sabah was born on November 10, 1927 in Wadi Chahrour, Lebanon as Jeanette Gergis Al-Feghali. She was an actress, known for Wahabtak hayati (1956), Khatafa mirati (1954) and Soft Hands (1963). She was married to Rushdy Abaza, Anwr Mansi, Ahmed Farag, Fadi Lebnan, Joe Hammoud, Nagib Shammas, Prince ...
known as "Elsabooha" "Elshahrora"
24. Ragaa Al-Gidawy
Actress | Ishayat hub
Thanks to her work for an advertising agency, Ragaa el-Geddawy had the opportunity to launch a career in modeling, then later moved into working as an actress. After the birth of her daughter, she took a break from acting for a time in order to travel with her husband, a professional football ...
26. Soheir El-Bably
Actress | Akhtar ragol fil alam
She joined the Institute of Performing Arts and the Institute of music at the same time,So she face a great family pressure.She worked in the theater, and made a play (Shamshon and Galila) and play (Suleiman al-Halabi), but shined in plays (Madraset El Moshaghbeen), and (Nargis), and (Ria and Skena...
27. Suhair Ramzi
Actress | Ragol Fakad Aklah
Her first appearance in the cinema where she was not exceed the age of six, through their appearance in the movie "Sahefet Sawaba" in 1956, but she decided to stop then return after four years in the movie "Girls and Summer". He worked as a hostess and then a fashion model but returned again to the...
31. Anwar Wagdi
Actor | Ghazal al-banat
Anwar Wagdi was born on October 11, 1904 in Cairo, Egypt as Mohamed Anwar Yehia Al Fattal Wagdi. He was an actor and director, known for The Flirtation of Girls (1949), El Millioner (1950) and El batal (1950). He was married to Leila Fawzi and Laila Mourad. He died on May 14, 1955 in Stockholm, ...
known as "The Don Juan of the Egyptian Cinema"
34. Samiha Ayyoub
Actress | Shati el gharam
She graduated from the Higher Institute of Dramatic Art in 1953. Balance stood on the stage throughout her career of nearly 170 plays, including: (Rabaa el adwia, road safety, blood on the cover of the Kaaba, Ogammnon, Caucasian Chalk Circle). Although theatrical works control of the majority of ...
known as "The lady of Eastern Theater"
36. Salah Zulfakar
Actor | El Naser Salah el Dine
Salah Zulfakar was born on January 18, 1926 in El Mahla el Kobra, Egypt. He was an actor and producer, known for El Naser Salah el Dine (1963), Orid hallan (1975) and Soft Hands (1963). He was married to Shadia. He died on December 22, 1993 in Cairo, Egypt.
37. Samia Gamal
Actress | Afrita hanem
Her career began with "Badia Masabni" band where she was involved in dancing in groups , and in 1943 began working in the field of cinema where he formed a successful dual team with the artist "Farid al-Atrash" in several movies and she did the most famous dances with him. her dance Characterized ...
38. Taheya Cariocca
Actress | Shati el gharam
Although her parents did not approve of her becoming a belly dancer, she became world renowned. Although Islam frowned upon belly dancing, she was the only one recognized with a public funeral procession. She performed in over 300 movies and television shows. She gave up dancing in 1963 but as late...
known as "Tooha"
42. Tawfik El Deken
Actor | El Naser Salah el Dine
Tawfik El Deken was born on May 3, 1924 in Egypt as Tewfik Amin Mohamed El Dekn. He was an actor, known for El Naser Salah el Dine (1963), El mushajibun (1966) and Fi baitina rajul (1961). He was married to Nawal El Rakhawi. He died on November 26, 1988 in Cairo, Egypt.
Actress | Leila Sakhina
Text: Youngest of four children two brothers and a sister Lebleba - whose birth name is Ninotchka - was named after the 1939 movie Ninotchka. That same year, her mother, Zarouhi Kalfaian, wanted to name her first daughter Ninotchka but because of a family tradition named her Perouz. In 1946 when ...
46. Zaki Rostom
Actor | El warda el baida
His life began in representation, when he was a student in the bachelor's in 1924, while impressed by the (George Abiad) and attached him to his band.He refused to complete his study in the Faculty of Law.Turning to "Ramses" band in 1925 with (Ahmad Allam), who was assigned main roles to him.He ...
48. Sana Jamel
Actress | Al-risâlah
Egyptian actress. She studied at the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts, graduating in 1953 and worked at the National Troupe and famous for good performance in Mandarin and French. The art was the cause of the rupture that occurred between her and her family , but she bore the dimension of them for...
52. Zubaida Tharwat
Actress | Fi baitina rajul
Zubaida Tharwat was born on June 14, 1940 in Alexandria, Egypt. She was an actress, known for Fi baitina rajul (1961), Nesf azraa (1961) and Yom min omri (1961). She was married to Ihab al - Ghazzawi, Mohammed Ismail, Omar Naji, Segadtha and Sobhy Farahat. She died on December 13, 2016 in Egypt.
"she was famous for her blue eyes"