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Nelly Karim (Arabic: نيللي كريم‎; born Dec 18, 1974 in Alexandria, Egypt) is an Egyptian actress,[2][3] fashion model,[4] and ballerina.[5][6][7]

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Native name
نيللي كريم
Born (1974-12-18) December 18, 1974 (age 43)
NationalityEgyptian
Russian[1]
OccupationActor, model, ballerina
Spouse(s)Hani Abu Naga (?-2015)
Children4

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Life and careerEdit

Nelly Karim is an Egyptian actress, fashion model and ballerina.Nelly Karim is the daughter of a Russian mother and an Egyptian father.[8] As of 2016, she appeared in over 25 Egyptian films and TV series.[8] Karim has drawn notice for her 2006 refusal to portray "seductive roles".[9] In 2016 she served as jury member for the Horizons section at the 73rd edition of the Venice Film Festival.[8]

Personal lifeEdit

Karim has four children,[10] the last of which was born in 2011.[11][12]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

  • “Youth on Air” (2001, as Sahr)
  • “Runaway Mummy” (2002, as Dalia)
  • Alexandria... New York” (2004, as Carmen / Rita Haweri)
  • “Your Love's Fire” (2004, as Salma as Juliet)[13]
  • “Ghabi mino fih” (2004, as Samia)
  • “My Soul Mate” (2004, as Shams)
  • “War of Italy” (2005, as Hana)
  • “Open Your Eye” (2006, as Yasmine)
  • “To End of the World” (2006, as Salma)
  • “Rash Boy Dreams” (2007, as Herself)
  • “Have We Met Before?” (2008, as Sarah)[14]
  • “One-Zero” (2009, as Riham)
  • “Alzheimer's” (2010, as Mona the nurse)
  • “678” (2010, as Seba)
  • “The Blue Elephant” (2014)
  • “Clash” (2016)
  • "Buying a man" (2017, as Shams)

TelevisionEdit

  • “Face of the Moon” (2000)
  • “Hadith Alsabah wa Almassaa” (2001)
  • “Zat” (2013)
  • “Women's Prison” (2014)
  • Saraya Abdeen (2014)
  • "Under Control" (2015)
  • "Sokot Hor" (2016) [15][16][17]
  • "Li Aa'la Se'er" (2017)
  • "Disappearance" (2018)

AwardsEdit

  • Best Actress at the Cairo International Film Festival (2004, won for Enta omry, tied with Eszter Bagaméri)[8]
  • Special Award at the Cairo National Festival for Egyptian Cinema (2010, won for Wahed-Sefr)[8]
  • Jury Grand Prize at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (2011, group award with Nahed El Sebaï and Boshra for 678)[18]
  • Best Actress at the Arab Film Festival (2012, won for 678)[19]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ AlMasri, Hazem. "Nelly Karim denies harassment accusations against her husband". Arab Today. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  2. ^ Hasan, Faisal. "Nelly Karim Rejects "Ytawlouk Ya Leel"". Al Shorfa. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  3. ^ "نيللي كريم:أتمني الاستقرار لمصر حتي يعود الجمهور للسينما". Al-Ahram. Retrieved 28 February 2014.
  4. ^ Somerville, Barbara A. (2008). Teens in Egypt. Capstone Publishing. p. 75. ISBN 0-7565-3294-9.
  5. ^ El-Beih, Yasmin. "Fashion Icon Alert: Nelly Karim". Ahram. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  6. ^ Shorouk Abbas, Marwa Magdi. "Nelly Karim On Egyptian Women, Designing Clothes, and Stardom". Cairo West Magazine. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  7. ^ "نيللى كريم: "ذات" قدَّم صورة لمصر الجميلة التى نفتقدها". Tahrir News. Archived from the original on 6 March 2014. Retrieved 28 February 2014.
  8. ^ a b c d e "Egyptian actress Nelly Karim on jury duty at 73rd Venice International Film Festival". Al-Ahram. 3 September 2016. Retrieved 4 September 2016.
  9. ^ "Nelly Karim refuses seduction at all costs". Albawaba. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  10. ^ "نيللي كريم: تزوجت بعد 4 أيام تعارف!". LBC Group (in Arabic). Retrieved 28 February 2014.
  11. ^ "Artist Nelly Karim delivers her fourth baby". MSN. Archived from the original on 26 February 2014. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  12. ^ "Nelly Kareem tries to keep her pregnancy out of sight". Albawaba. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  13. ^ Thornton Burnett, Mark (2012). Shakespeare and World Cinema. Cambridge University Press. pp. 206–207. ISBN 1107003318.
  14. ^ "Nelly Karim Takes a Year Off". Al Shorfa. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  15. ^ "A life behind bars for Nelly Karim!". Albawaba. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  16. ^ "نيللى كريم فى "سجن النساء" الخميس المقبل". Yemen Economist (in Arabic). Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  17. ^ "نيللي كريم ستفجر مفاجأة في رمضان". MSN Arabia. Retrieved 28 February 2014.
  18. ^ "NAHED EL SEBAI, BUSHRA AND NELLY KARIM FOR CAIRO 678". APSA. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  19. ^ "Amine Naji Wins Best Actor Award at Malmö Festival". North Africa Post. Retrieved 26 February 2014.

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