Rania Mahmoud Yassin، multi-talented star، and daughter of prominent actor، Mahmoud Yassin and retired actress Shahira، stressed in an exclusive statement that she will not back down from suing anyone or any news website، defaming her family or spreading rumors about her father، or criticizing her mother.
Rania told “Sada el Balad”: “The judiciary will be between me and anyone who defame my family and I will not allow them to be harassed and I will resort to law to protect them،"
This comes are the circulated rumors about the prominent actor being transferred to a medical institution after his health has deteriorated، which Rania was careful to deny.
Shahira was also criticized for removing her hijab، but she backed from her decision and wore the hijab again، citing prevention of any sedition. Noteworthy، Mahmoud Fouad Yassin was born in Portsaid. He graduated from the faculty of law in 1964، according to el cinema.
One year before graduating he joined the National Theatre where he was the narrator in a number of plays: “Solaimaan al-Halaby”، “Al-Zeer Saalem”، “Daaerat al-tabasheer al Kokaazeya i.e. The Caucasian chalk circle”.
He played lead roles in “Laylat masra’ Guevara i.e. The night Guevara was killed”، “Watany Akka i.e. Akka..my Nation”، “Laila wal-magnoun i.e Laila and her fool”، “Al-zeyaara entahet i.e. Visit is over”، “Ahlan ya Bakawaat i.e. Hello Sires” and “Al-Khedeiwy i.e. The Kedive”.
During the seventies، Yassin became one of the most popular romantic film stars، starring in films like “Al Khayt El Rafia'” (The Think Line)، “Hob wa Kibriya'” (Love and Pride) and “Al Rosasa La Tazal Fi Gayby” (The Bullet is Still in my Pocket).
He formed a starring duo with actress Naglaa' Fathi، making a lot of highly successful romantic dramas.
In the nineties، Yassin shifted his career to television، starring in series like “Abu hanifa Al Noa'man،” “Did el Tayyar” (Against the Current)، and “Souq El A'sr” (Afternoon Market).