Nabila Ebeid

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Nabila Ebeid
Born (1945-01-21) 21 January 1945 (age 76)
Years active1961–present
(m. 1963; div. 1967)

Nabila Ebeid (Arabic: نبيلة عبيد‎) (born 21 January 1945 in Cairo, Egypt), also spelled Nabila Ebeed, is an Egyptian actress.[1]

Early life[edit]

Born in the lower class district of Shoubra, Nabila was a huge fan of classical Egyptian movies and used to gather money as a kid to go to Shoubra Cinema Palace.[citation needed]


She was first introduced to Egyptian Cinema by the Egyptian film director Atef Salem in a movie called Mafish Faida. In 1965, she starred with Omar Sharif in The Mamluks, a role which was described as her "first steps to fame".[2]

She has also starred in the television dramas El-Ammah Nour (Aunt Nour) and El-Bawaba El-Taniya (The Second Gate).[3]

Personal life[edit]

She married the film director, Atef Salem, who discovered her from 1963 to 1967. She later had several secretive marriages including Osama El-Baz which lasted for nine years.[4]

Filmography (partial)[edit]

  • El Rakesa we El Tabal
  • Al Rakesa wa al Syasi (The Dancer and the Politician)
  • Abnaa' wa Katala (Sons and Killers)
  • Eghteyal Modarresa (Assassination of a Teacher)
  • Kahwat El Mawardi (El-Mawardi Cafe)
  • Samara El-Amir
  • Tout Tout
  • El Circ (The Circus)
  • Rabea el Adawaya
  • Kashef el Mastour (Revealing the Hidden)
  • El Azraa' we el Shaar el Abyad (The Virgin and the Old Guy)
  • El Akhar (The Other)
  • Hoda and HisOkcy the Minister (original 1995, reprinted 2005)


  1. ^ "Bushra and Sherif release new debut album". Al Bawaba. 5 September 2006. Retrieved 22 January 2010.
  2. ^ Boraie, Sherif (2008). The golden years of Egyptian film: Cinema Cairo, 1936-1967. American University in Cairo Press. p. 224. ISBN 977-416-173-4.
  3. ^ Sultan, Kamal (20–26 August 2009). "Sudsy summer". Al-Ahram Weekly. Archived from the original on 23 September 2009. Retrieved 22 January 2010.
  4. ^ "نبيلة عبيد وأسامة الباز..الفنانة والسياسي". (in Arabic). 10 June 2019.

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