Mention the name of Adel Imam to any arab and you'll get a smile in response, the guy is the king of comedy on the silver screen. an egyptian national with Egypt
being the media production center in the arab world when it comes to cinema.
City of birth: Cairo
section of the city.
in Cairo University.
leading roles: Madrasat El-Moshagibeen School of the unruly
Birds of Darkness 1996.
Sleeping in lullaby honey. 1996.
Al-Irhab Wal Kabab. 1993 (The terrorist and shish Kebab) "His most popular movie"
El-Harrif 1983. (The Professional).
Acted as UN goodwill ambassador
on February 2001. visiting refugee camps in many arab countries.
Some of his comments as an Ambassador:
"I was appalled when I visited refugee camps in Yemen
. A large number of people have moved there to escape from famine and war-ravaged areas in various Africa
"It is pathetic that some Islam
ic groups have built dozens of mosque
s inside these camps. It would have been far better if they had built a hospital. These groups abuse religion to serve their suspicious purposes,"
"It is inhumane to ignore the plight and the suffering of the Iraq
i children and people. No Arab citizen can accept such a horrible situation in a a sister country,"