Amr Warda

He’s fast, he’s got moves, he can score and he’s got a great head of hair. And most importantly he has got our attention. You probably know Amr Warda as the young Egyptian football player on the rise. He is the fresh face midfielder who stole the spotlight in the Egyptian National Football team’s foray in this summer’s World Cup in Russia. But there is a hidden story behind the young player and his enigmatic demeanor.eniGma is the first to get the latest scoop from the popular footballer himself on what he really felt during the highs and lows...

BEHIND THE SCENES OF AMR WARDA’S COVER SHOOT

Egypt may not have done as well as was hoped in the 2018 World Cup, but they still made history by qualifying for the first time in 28 years! And some of the Egyptian players truly stood out, like Amr Warda who displayed his speed and unique style on the field.eniGma Magazine was the first to catch up with Egypt's latest football star, before and after the World Cup, for our July 2018 cover story. See all the behind the scenes footage in this video right here! ربما كنا نتمنى أداء أفضل من منتخب مصر في كأس العالم 2018 ولكن...

Malek Akkad: Reviving His Father’s Legacy

Renowned international filmmaker, Malek Akkad, is the son of the late Moustapha Akkad, the mastermind behind The Message, the legendary film on the rise of Islam, and the producer of the first of the successful Halloween film series, launched in 1995. The younger Akkad was responsible for a string of very successful sequels to Halloween, turning them into a formidable Halloween empire. eniGma’s Dahlia Messiha got the chance to sit with Akkad on his recent visit to Cairo to talk about his upcoming documentary tracing his father’s journey with The Message, and the nostalgia and happy memories it brought...

Broken Wings: Khalil Gibran’s Musical

Soon to be playing in London, Broken Wings is a beautiful new musical, based on Khalil Gibran’s novel of love with the same name, which addresses societal expectations and pressures faced by individuals in their quest for happiness.Middle Eastern version of the Romeo & Juliet classic love story, the musical tells the story of forbidden love entangled in family restrictions and pressures. Through a clever use of poetry and music that entices our senses, we are taken on a romantic journey which begins in Gibran’ studio in New York City in 1923, and takes us back in time and...

Ashraf Hamdi: Actor, Director & Social Media Marvel

Ashraf Hamdi, who famously was part of the cast of the film, Clash, which was shown in the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, continues to garner new fans everyday with his unique Voice Note video series. Only now, he’s referred to, not as an actor but as an independent director. In the midst of juggling his massive follower count on social media and being busy with commercial gigs, Hamdi took some time to talk to eniGma’s Mariam Nowar. In his most in-depth interview to date, Hamdi discussed his journey through different careers and how he eventually landed on the top...