PRODUCTION

StarzPlay to introduce seven Arabic shows during Ramadan
CEO Maaz Sheikh said the shows will feature big name Egyptian, Syrian and Lebanese producers and actors such as Haifa Wehbe, who will star in Karma’s Curse.
First Arabic TV adaptation by Arab Format Lab set to air
The TV series is an Arabic adaptation of the teen drama Red Band Society - a successful international comedy-drama format, adapted across 15 countries.
Pavilion makes Saudi film industry a star attraction at Cannes film market
The Saudi Arabia pavilion has been one of the most active international pavilions at Cannes, as the Saudi Film council announced big rebates for productions in the Kingdom.
Fatafeat Ramadan lineup features celebrity chefs
The four new shows feature some of the Middle East’s most renowned celebrity chefs, including Chef Manal Al Alem, Chef Leyla Fathalla and Chef Wafik Belaid.
Saudi Arabian horror film to hit production floor
'Hajes' is directed by Saudi filmmaker Zyad Al Zahrany and produced by Saudi-born American producer Todd Albert Nims productin company Holam
New Saudi TV station feeds into modernisation drive
Branded "SBC", the channel will broadcast exclusive content including films, talk shows and cooking programmes. SBC will become the entertainment flagship for the Saudi Broadcasting Corporation.
Intigral signs three year content deal with Starz Play
The new deal will make all of Starz Play’s 10,000 hours of content available through both the Intigral Jawwy TV box and application.
New short film by Vice Arabia premieres at twofour54 Connect event
twofour54 showcases partners who are inspiring the regions youth including the Vice Arabia premiere of Tal el Ro’b