Egyptian actor، Ahmed El Fishawy announced his engagement to a girl called “Nada”، in an interview with TV presenter Sarah Dundarawy on “Al Arabiya” news TV channel، on May 22.
During the interview، he did not disclose any further details about his fiancée، or what she looks like، or how they got together.
The couple got engaged in a private ceremony on May 1، amid the attendee of their parents، El Fishawy's bit for privacy، there was no attendee from the acting industry.
Noteworthy، Ahmed El Fishawy is an Egyptian actor، and the son of prominent actors Somaya El Alfy، and Farouq El Fishawy.
He started acting at the age of nine، debuting alongside his father in “Al Morshed” (The، appearing in small roles in several films، among which was “El Batal” (The Champion) with Ahmed Zaki in 1998.
His breakthrough came with his role in the television series “Wagh Elqamar” (The Moon's Face) alongside Faten Hamama in 2000.
He then appeared in the epic television drama “Hadith Elsabah wal Masaa'” (Morning and Night Dialogue) in 2001، and “El Amma Nour” (Aunt Nour) in 2003 alongside Nabila Ebeid.
His first lead role on television was in the series “Afarit El Sayala” (The Ghosts of Sayala)، after which he landed his first lead role on film in Ahmed Mekky's action comedy “El Hasa Elsabaa” (The Seventh Sense).
His most successful roles include the multi-season sit-com “Tamer we Shawqyea” (Tamer and Shawqeya) and the thrillerdrama film “45 Youm” (45 Days). In 2017، he co-starred in film “Sheikh Jackson”، co-produced by Film Clinic and The Producers.
The film is also co-starring Maged El Kedwany، Dorra، Amina Khalil، Ahmed Malek، Basma، Salma Abu Deif، Yasmin Raeis، Sarah Abdelrahman، and others.
The film is written and directed by Amr Salama.
The film’s plot goes back in 2009 when Michael Jackson died، there was a sheikh who people called Jackson. Sheikh Jackson was shocked more than everyone else when he heard about the death of Michael Jackson. But what does the king of American music and a Sheikh in Egypt have in common? More importantly، will he be able to resume his life normally or will he be trapped in the question whether he is Jackson، a Sheikh or both of them combined?
Ahmed El Feshawy plays the lead role، while rising young star Ahmed Malek plays the cleric as a teenager. Veteran actor Maged El-Kedwany stars as the cleric’s authoritarian father.
On June 29، the film’s production Company released its first official promo on YouTube.
Media Luna has acquired the rights to Egyptian movie “Sheikh Jackson.
The film was selected by Egypt as its candidate for consideration for the best foreign-language film Oscar، according to Hollywood reporter.
It was also screened in the Special Presentations section at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.
The Toronto International Film Festival is one of the largest publicly attended film festivals in the world، attracting over 480،000 people annually.
Toronto is seen as a key launch pad for Oscar contenders.