Slipping, Noodles and Korea before the 1st Eval

So, the new students of Star Academy Arabia have been inside the Academy for the past 3 days, getting used to the space, getting to know each other and attending their new classes.
What has happened since Friday night? Lots of things!

Ibtisam in the hospital

One major event was the injury of Moroccan student Ibtisam in sports class.
She suddenly slipped and fell on the floor and started shouting ... her friends freaked out and an ambulance was called and she was taken to hospital for check up.
Later she returned and started preparing for her 1st eval (FYI: The weekly Evaluation is every Sunday).

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Star Academy 10 Prime 1

Star Academy 10 Prime 1

Another season of the popular talent show Star Academy Arabia has begun ... with 17 hopeful students from across the Arab world competing to win the title.
This year is supposed to be better, more disciplined and more colorful.
This year the show will try to wipe away the sadness that has come over the Arab world and try to color the nights of the audiences.

Our host this year, is non other than the ever so beautiful and stunning and eye-catching Hilda Khalifeh ... she sure knew how to catch the camera man's eye with her thigh-high-opened dress!!

Hilda Khalifeh

Some new and important faces have joined the show this year; Elias Rahbani, Amir Teimeh, Betty Tawtal and the much loved Mary Mahfouth.

As for the star to kick off the season, and for the first time ever on the stage of Star Academy, it's the super star Ragheb Alamah.
During the prime, he performed his latest song "Habib Dehkati" which is also the name of his latest album, which was released only today.

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Starac Arabia 10 Around The Corner?

Starac Arabia 10 Around The Corner?

Star Academy 10 seems to be around the corner!
There's news that only a few weeks stand between us and the 10th season of Starac.
Have you heard that too? Are you excited about this season?
Do you think it will be entertaining and fun ... or might it be a flop?
Haven't we gotten enough of this reality/ talent show after more than 10 years of it?


Star Academy 10 Jordan Casting

Are you a Star Academy fan?
Do you live in Jordan?
Do you have a dream to be a contestant on Starac 10?

Star Academy 10 Jordan Casting

If you answered YES to all three questions, then get ready 'cause the casting dates for Amman have been announced!

The place is Kempinski Hotel in Amman
The date is Friday 21 - Saturday 22

Be there early and bring a photo of your passport and a photo of you!
You may meet Musab Al Khatib there!!

Tunis & Dubai Casting Dates for Starac 10

Morocco Casting

Casting is on a roll for Star Academy 10 ... for the past three days, fans have been going crazy in Morocco and the venues have been over crowded with application-filling teens but now if you're from Tunisia or Dubai, then your chance is coming up!
Get ready and bring your best with you!

Casting in Tunis will take place over three days, 11/12/13 March at the Tunis Grand Hotel.
While in Dubai the casting will take place on the 15th of March at the Emirates Grand Hotel.

Casting Dates for Star Academy 10

Another season of Star Academy is beginning to brew ... casting has begun and new casting dates have been announced! Casting has already taken place in Cairo.

Egypt Casting

See these three smiling guys .. Which one of them do you think was accepted for Starac 10? Or were they all taken or all rejected?

Today it was a busy day for Star Academy hopefuls in Alexandria and tomorrow will be too ... so if you're interested and you're living in Alexandria this is your chance!
Casting is taking place at Hilton Alexandria Green Plaza ... don't for get to bring a photocopy of you passport or ID and photos.

As for other casting dates, will keep you updated on the latest and will post any new dates as soon as they are announced.

Star Academy 10 in The Horizon

Star Academy 10 in The Horizon

Star Academy 9 came to an end with Mohammad Muhi winning the title ... and whether you thought the season was a success or not is totally irrelevant because there will be a 10th season!
Yes, season 10 is in prep and if you're interested in being in it, then you can fill in an application and take your chances!
The application, which is the first step of casting, consists of five parts, which you gotta complete fully.

So, when do you think could season 10 start? Maybe sometime around next November?

Mahmoud Muhi Wins Star Academy Arabia

Mahmoud Muhi Wins Star Academy Arabia

Last night, and with an explosive final prime, Star Academy Arabia came to an end.
The guests of the prime were Lebanese stars Elissa and Wael Kfouri.

The three finalists Zainab, Jean and Mahmoud performed and entertained until the last minutes of the prime ... when the audience results were announced.

The voting brought Mahmoud from Egypt to the top, giving him the title of Star of Star Academy 9.

Congratulations!

Star Academy 9 Prime 15

Star Academy 9 Prime 15 with Kathem Al Saher

The fifteenth prime of Star Academy Arabia was the one before the last ... the guest was Kathem Al Saher and the nominees were Sukaina and Zainab from Morocco.

The audience voting resulted in the departure of Sukaina.

The finalists competing for the title of Star are Jean from Lebanon, Mahmoud from Egypt and Zainab from Morocco.

If you missed it on Thursday night, you can watch the 15th prime here.

The Last Nominees: Sukaina & Zainab

Star Academy

The last nominees of this season of Star Academy are the only two girls left .. Moroccan girls, Sukaina & Zainab.

Who will you vote for? Who do you think is worthy of moving on to the finals with Mahmoud from Egypt and Jean from Lebanon.

Sukaina & Rana, Nominees!!!

Sukaina Rana

The nominees this week on Star Academy are Sukaina from Morocco and Rana from Egypt.
Sukaina is in the danger zone for the very first time, while Rana is in it for the second time!
Who will the audience voting save this week?
Who will be given the boot?

Who will you be voting for?
Sukaina or Rana?

Star Academy 9 Prime 13 LIVE

Star Academy Arabia's 13th prime in totally ON with Maya Diab and Cheb Faudel.

Faudel and Maya Diab

Maya kicks off the night with a joint performance with tonight's nominee Rana.

After the break, the second nominee of the night, Abdallah, takes us to Africa with a Lion King inspired tableau fit for Broadway!

Lion King tableau

The nominees are now up on stage to sing; Rana starts off and stuns the teachers with her near perfect performance. Abdallah follows with "Tayyara".

Now, the second guest of the night, Faudel, comes up on stage and sings "Je veux vivre".
After the break, Sukaina sings "It Must Be Love" is a jailhouse inspired tableau.

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Abdallah Vs. Rana

This week the nominees of Star Academy 9 are Saudi student Abdallah and Egyptian student Rana ... Which will the audience voting bring back? Which one of them will be the unlucky one that will be sent packing???

Abdallah & Rana

Angham & Joe Ashkar Guests of Prime 12

Angham & Joe Ashkar Guests of Prime 12

The guests of the 12th prime of Star Academy 9 are going to be Egyptian singer Angham and Lebanese singer Joe Ashkar.

This prime is also special because there are no nominees and there will be no voting results or departure of any of the students!

Will you be tuning in to Friday night's prime?

Star Academy 9 Prime 11 LIVE

Moen Sharif with Hilda on Starac

Kicking off the 11th prime is Egyptian singer Amal Maher, with Rana by her side to share a song with her, she looks like a giant!

After the break, we'll be whisked off to Japan with one of Elissar's tableau's! Surely magical!
Nothing says Japan like Cherry blossoms, a few Samurai's and a few Geisha's ... and in this tableau, Zainab and Sukaina sing Comme Toi.

The two nominees are up next. Abdallah sings one of Majid Al Muhandes' best songs, "Sa7arni 7alaha", while Musab sings Hatem Al Iraqi's song "She3loma". I think they both excelled in their performances tonight. Perfect!

Up next is Lebanese singer Moen Sharif. He sings his famous song "Sho byeshbahek teshreen".

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