Therefore, Atef considers that it will be difficult to choose the winning horse before presenting these works and following up on the audience’s interaction with them, especially since some of them depend on the joint championship, and some are based on the phenomenon of the one star.
Atef expressed his belief that the second part of the series “the choiceThe starring stars Karim Abdel Aziz and Ahmed Makki and directed by Peter Mimi will be at the forefront of public works that attract the attention of the public, especially as it deals with the life stories of some of the heroes who sacrificed their lives for Egypt during the period from 2013 to 2020.
He added that he is eager to watch the series “Ahmose Al-Malek”, starring Amr Youssef and Saba Mubarak, and directed by Hussein Al-Manbawi.
He explained that it is one of the works characterized by huge production, and that despite the large number of rumors that negatively target the work, reality and the creative and critical vision are strongly biased in favor of work.
He is expected to be among the most watched in the dramatic race.
He added, “I am also very excited about the series” Against the Break “starring Nelly Karim and Muhammad Farraj, which witnesses the return of director Ahmed Khaled after an absence.
For his part, art critic Tariq Al-Shennawi confirmed that Yahya Al-Fakharani’s presence in the race after his absence for two seasons will be a very big factor in his favor, especially as he has been for more than a quarter of a century one of the most important stars of Ramadan drama in the Arab world.
In an interview with “Sky News Arabia”, Al-Shenawi expected that many viewers would be keen to follow his series “Naguib Zahi Zarkash”, which includes a constellation of stars from different generations, including Hala Fakher, Anushka, Sherine, Rana Rais, Noha Abdeen, Karim Afifi and Islam Ibrahim Muhammad Al-Sawy, and Fattouh Ahmed.
Al-Shennawi added that the artist Nelly Karim’s balance among the public also puts her in an advanced position among the works that will receive a large share of viewers.
Al-Shennawi had a different opinion than the rumors and criticisms circulated about the series “Ahmose al-Malik”, expressing his strong belief that the series disappointed all the negative expectations that rose to him during the last period, including some talk about the skin color of the artist Amr Youssef, which is not compatible with the brown complexion of the people of the south. Events take place in it.
He emphasized that skin color is not a standard, as there are people of the south who have light skin, and that among the people of the north are those who have dark skin.
He added that the series returns historical works to the screen after a long absence, especially as it is one of the works that requires very large production, stressing that just as light works have their audience, historical works have their lovers as well.
Yousra and Al-Sherbiny surprise
As for the critic Magda Khairallah, she had a different opinion, stressing that her evaluation is not subject to propaganda or rumors, and that her only criterion for choosing the work that she will see is his idea and who are the stars who are responsible for it, whether in front of or behind the camera.
And she continued: “Naguib Zahi Zarkash” by artist Yahya Al-Fakharani tops my list of choices for this year’s marathon, and I am very excited to follow him first because of my confidence in the works presented by Al-Fakharani, and secondly to his absence from the art scene more than two years ago, and his return this year with a distinguished director, Shadi Al-Fakharani. .
And I expected that a “civil war” would be starring Yusra and Basil Al-Khayyat, directed by Sameh Abdel Aziz, an artistic surprise, “especially as we got used to the artist Yusra to surprise us with something new in her work, and our confidence in any of her works did not disappoint, so I expect it to be one of the very important works in the race.” “.
Critic Khairallah concluded her speech, saying: “I also expect a successful work by the young artist Dina El-Sherbiny in her series“ Qasr El-Nil ”, especially as it revolves around a social model about a young woman whose husband has died. watching”.