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Ahmed Helmy

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Nationality  Egyptian
Height  1.73 m
Years active  1993–present
Spouse  Mona Zaki (m. 2002)

Name  Ahmed Helmy
Parents  Muhammad Helmy Awwad
Role  Actor
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Full Name  Ahmed Muhammad Helmy Awwad
Born  November 18, 1970 (age 45) (1970-11-18) Banha, Egypt
Occupation  Actor, television host, voice actore in anime
Movies  Assal Eswed, Ala Gothety, X‑Large, 1000 Mabrouk, Zaky Chan
Similar People  Mona Zaki, Mohamed Henedi, Adel Emam, Bassem Youssef, Ahmed El Sakka

Children  Lilly Helmy, Selim Helmy

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Ahmed Muhammad Helmy Awwad (Arabic: أحمد محمد حلمي عواد‎‎) is an Egyptian actor and TV Host, he started his career in 1993 on the Egyptian Satellite Broadcast, in 1998 he made his first movie "Aboud Ala El Hodoud", He is married to the Egyptian actress Mona Zaki.


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Actor Ahmed Helmy visits Syrian kids in Zaatari camp


Helmy was born in Banha, Egypt. He graduated from the Higher institute of Dramatic Arts in Egypt, from the decoration department. Ahmed also graduated of the Academy of Arts, High Institute for Theatre Art in 1993.

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As an actor and performer, Helmy is notable for his fast-thinking and witty comedy. His career in mainstream Egyptian film began when director Sherif Arafa spotted him on the children's program Leib Eyal (Kids' Play) on the Egyptian Satellite Broadcast. Sherif found in him the comedian actor he was looking for to star his film, Aboud Ala El Hodoud (Aboud at the Frontier). In that film Helmy made his first big screen appearance, co-starring alongside Alaa Waley El Din. Thereafter, he quickly made a jump to leading roles in films such as Omar 2000, El Nazer (The Headmaster), El Selem We Al Tho'ban (Snakes And Ladders).

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In 2007, Helmy topped the Egyptian comedian market in the number of audience and revenue, mostly due to the success of his movie Keda Reda.

Ahmed Helmi ambassador for UN World Food Programme

Egyptian actor Ahmed Helmi has previously collaborated with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to help promote its "Food for Education" project launched in association with the "Chipsy" food products company.

Ahmed's sickness

He was diagnosed with cancer and was treated in 2014 by removing the tumor from a muscle in his back.

Ahmed Helmy and Arabs got talent

Ahmed Helmy was a judge on the Arab talent show for its third season. He joins the Lebanese singer Najwa Karam, the Lebanese journalist and TV personality Ali Jaber, and the Saudi comedian Nasser El Qasabi. MBC has confirmed that he will stay as a judge for the show's upcoming fifth season.


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