She belongs to an era in the Egyptian entertainment industry that critics and entertainers call the "beautiful" or "golden" age, a time that roughly stretched from the 1940s to the 1970s, when some of Egypt's best movies were produced.With her silky and playful voice and perfectly honed acting skills, Shadia was at the heart of that era, winning a fan base that stretches across the entire Arab world."I don't want to play the roles of old mothers in movies after people grew accustomed to seeing me as the young woman in a lead role.I just don't like people to see lines on my face."Shadia was married three times in her lifetime, but had no children.Shadia, whose real name is Fatma Shaker, was one of Egypt’s most famous actresses and singers in the 19s. If you are happy to be contacted by a Daily Trust journalist please leave a telephone number that we can contact you on.Born in 1931, she started her career as a singer before starring in more than 100 films, including several political productions based on novels by Egypt’s Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz. (dpa/NAN) Barrister Anthony Woke Up At About 12Midnight To Urinate. In some cases a selection of your comments will be published, displaying your name as you provide it and location, unless you state otherwise. When sending us pictures, video or eyewitness accounts at no time should you endanger yourself or others, take any unnecessary risks or infringe any laws.
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"Shadia is a top quality actress who managed to give the prose of my novels body, blood and a distinctive form," he once said about two of her most memorable roles: A rebellious woman in "Midq Alley" and a prostitute in "The Thief and the Dogs."Her songs have defined the entertainment scene for decades, mostly with hit singles in Egypt's distinctive vernacular Arabic.
One patriotic song of hers, "Oh, Egypt, my beloved," is routine radio and television fare on national holidays to this day.
Egyptian actress and singer who became known for her roles in The Leech (1956) and Wife Number 13 (1962).
She was born Fatima Ahmad Kamal, but was given the stage name Shadia by director Helmi Rafla.