Hanan Shawqi

Hanan Shawqi

Hanan Shawqi (born 16 March 1967 in Cairo, Egypt) is an Egyptian actress.

Biography and life story of celebrity in English.

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Name: Hanan Shawqi
Name in Arabic: حنان شوقي
Full real name: Sayyida Amin Ahmed
Country of nationality: Egypt
Date of birth: March 16, 1967
Place of birth: Cairo, Egypt
Age: 54 years (in 2021)
Astrological sign: Pisces
Profession: actress
Genre: cinema, drama
Years of activity: 1982 – present

Biography, Life Story

Hanan Shawqi was born on March 16, 1967 in Cairo, the capital of Egypt, her real name was Sayyida Amin Ahmed, she started her art in children’s programs on radio and television while still a child at 8 years old, she participated in the famous radio program (gnawah wahdutah) presented by Abla Fadila who took her from Sheikh Khalid Primary School in Shubra, and then she She was still a student when she starred in Faris and Bani khaiban and some parts of Dream nights. She graduated from the Higher Institute of Theatrical Arts in 1990. Her most famous works include the series (Dream nights), the series (Scrooge and I) and the film (Blood on the asphalt).

In 1987, she took part in a play (Faris and Bani khaiban) with Samir Ghanem.
From 1988 to 1995, she participated in the series (Dream nights) Parts 2, 3, 4, 5, as “Qamar Al Samahi”.
In 1991, she starred in the series “Miser and I” opposite Farid Shawki, as the character “Firdous”, which won the sympathy of the audience.
In 1992, she participated in the film “Blood on the asphalt” with Nour al-Sharif directed by Atef al-Tayeb.
In 1994, she participated in the film “the terrorist” with Adel Imam, Shirin and others, and this participation was a bright spot in her artistic career.
In the same year, she co-starred in the film “the mustache” with Ahmed Abdel Aziz, and this work strengthened her rise to the first grade in the Egyptian cinema in the 1990s.
In 2016, she participated in the sixth part of the series (dreamy nights) with Ilham Shaheen, Safiya al-Omari and Hisham Salim and joined them with new characters, most notably Dora Zarrouk.

From beautiful Arab cinema in the nineties

Hanan Shawqi is one of the brightest actresses of the period of the 90s, where she is characterized by remarkable Oriental Beauty, and she starred through her participation in many important dramatic works, whether on television or cinema, or on stage, and she was distinguished by her spontaneity and simplicity in her characters during her career, but her audience so far still with her bold clothes and open manner, and her scene of playing with him Cocina remained firmly established in the cinema audience of the 90s because of its boldness and smirk Some kind of temptation. As well as her role in the movie (The Stud), where she appeared in a rather daring ensemble, and in this particular work she appeared in a bikini in the Bassin in a scene that could be considered one of her most seductive.

List of works


Blood on the asphalt (1992), ya love ya taqb (1994), terrorist, silence of the sheep, sea laughing Les, love in Taba, pavement, Egyptian citizen, date with the President, police demons, Gypsies, dream Hunter.


Nights of dreamie, Miser and I, People in Kafr Askar, Al-muwaradi Street, Pearls and shells, day of honey and day of onions.


Nashnat, mentor, Constitution of our Lord, military green, fares and Beni khaiban, Tiger, welcome to the prison, who want me yejini, Harban, Layla and the giant, the job is still in my pocket.