Thursday, 10 August 2017


Enigma Magazine, the international Arab magazine distributed around the Middle East, is organizing a historic event at the Chinese Theater in Hollywood where for the first time ever, an Arab star will receive the great honour of having their hand and foot prints at Hollywood's iconic Chinese theater.  Tomorrow at 6pm on August 9th, 2017 the superstar Tamer Hosny, one of the most popular singers and actors in the Middle East, will become the first Arab star to be honored with a historic Hand and Foot Imprint Ceremony  in this  unprecedented event. The imprint will honor Hosny’s great achievements throughout his career. Hosny’s fans will be able to visit the Chinese Theater and see his imprint there for generations to come. 
This great honor will be followed by an exclusive performance by Hosny and the U.S. premiere of his latest movie "Tesbah Ala Kheir" (Goodnight). Later this year the movie will premiere in France and London. This historic event will give pride to all Egyptians and Arabs and will permanently honor the Arabic film and music industry. Only a select number of Hollywood stars have received this honor and by getting his Hand & Foot Imprint at the Chinese Theater, Hosny will join Hollywood legends including Michael Jackson, Al Pacino, Marilyn Monroe, Brad Pitt and other great actors who became members of this exclusive club. 

​Hand & Foot Imprint at the Chinese Theater
About Tamer Hosny: 
Superstar Tamer Hosny is one of the most popular singers and actors in the Middle East, often dubbed the Justin Timberlake of the Arab region. He is an idol to millions of his fans. Tamer began his singing career in 2002 and has dominated the music charts in the Arab region for the past 15 years, winning numerous awards along the way, including the prestigious Big Apple Music Award and the Best African Artist at the Africa  Music Awards.  He is a multi-talented star and is one of the few artists in the Middle East who writes and composes most of his songs. His concerts draw huge crowds attracting close to half a million adoring fans to each concert. Tamer has also gained international recognition through his multiple collaborations with international singers including Akon, Shaggy, and Snoop Dog.  He also participated with Quincey Jones, Shakira and others in the first Arab International Operette, “Bokra”or  (Tomorrow) in 2011. Tamer is also a very successful and popular actor, and is the No.1 box office draw in the Arab Box Office. In 2011, Tamer Hosny’s YouTube channel was created to gather millions of users; with over 100 million viewers in only two years - making it the most viewed YouTube channel in the Middle East. In his TV series, Adam, his target was to unite Muslims and Christians in society; the series achieved the highest viewer rate of any Arab series. In 2016, Tamer entered Guinness book of records for the biggest charity campaign in the world for  organizing the biggest blood donation campaign with his fans around the world. In the same year, Tamer became a member of the jury in “The Voice Kids” in Middle East. He has starred in numerous films, most recently  "Tesbah Ala Kheir"  (Good Night); a hit comedy that has received popular acclaim and which will be screened for the first time in the US on August 9 at the iconic Chinese Theater in Hollywood.
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Tamer Hosny

About the Ceremony: 
Hosny welcomes the media and fans from all over the world to take part at this event Chinese Theater where he will make history. After the ceremony , Tamer will sing a few songs then premierehis new movie with English subtitles :"Tesbah Ala Kheir" (Goodnight) . This special event is organized by Enigma Magazine, a leading glossy lifestyle magazine for the Middle East, based in Egypt and known for hosting high profile glamorous events in Cairo, London, Dubai, Los Angeles and New York. 
When Hollywood’s Chinese Theatre opened in 1927 it was the most spectacular theatre opening in motion picture history. The theatre rises 90-feet high and has two gigantic coral red columns topped by wrought iron masks that hold its beautiful bronze roof. The Chinese Theatre is the most sought-after theatre in Hollywood for big movie premieres. Thousands of people have filled Hollywood Boulevard to catch a glimpse of their favorite movie stars attending these events. Rich in movie tradition, with its cement hand and footprints of movie icons in the forecourt, the Chinese Theatre immortalizes the brightest stars. More than four million visitors from all over the world visit the Chinese Theatre every year, making it an iconic international venue. The Chinese Theatre was declared a historic- cultural landmark in 1968, and has recently undergone an extensive restoration that has preserved its authenticity and enhanced its beauty.

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About Enigma Magazine:
Launched 17 years ago, Enigma Magazine is the Arab world’s leading English-language lifestyle publication, providing a vibrant mix of high profile interviews, high-end fashion, inspiring travel features and coverage of the best events in the Middle East and beyond. Available in print and online, Enigma provides exclusive insights into the region’s leading and most glamorous figures. Business moguls, media personalities, society leaders and international celebrities have all graced its glossy pages, accompanied by thought-provoking articles and outstanding photography. Distributed across the Arab world, Enigma has become the definitive source for modern Arab men and women.

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