The audience was on the edge of their seats, waiting to see the star in her following scenes. Emily, the British Judge’s daughter, falls in love with the Egyptian patriot Ahmed Kira (Karim Abdel Aziz).
Emily’s character was played by British-Lebanese actress Razane Jammal ; that’s why many were thrilled to know who Razane Jammal is.
Razane Jammal is a British-Lebanese actress who had an enormous success both at home and abroad.
In the Arab world, Razane is best known for her portrayal of Maggie Maccaleb in Netflix's first Egyptian original series PARANORMAL (2020) directed by Amr Salama and Majid Al Ansari alongside Egyptian actors Ahmed Amin and Ayah Samaha.
Razane proved herself as a comedy actress when she played the role of Carla opposite Hend Sabry and Mohamed Mamdouh in the TV series EMBRATOREYET MEEN (WHO’s EMPIRE?).
She lived an impossible love story with Taim Hassan in the Social and Romantic series ANA and starred in the second season of the period show SARAYA ABDEEN (ABDEN PALACE) alongside Youssra, Kosai Khauli and a wide array of stars.
InSARAYA ABDEEN, she played the role of the French Emperor’s wife who suffers from her husband’s abusive behaviour.
Additionally, she starred in AL SHAK (DOUBT) alongside Saudi actress Fatima Al Banawi.
Jammal has also made a name for herself in the international film industry with her diverse roles in French, British and American projects, three of which have participated at the Cannes Film Festival: Cruel Summer by critically acclaimed and award-winning American rapper Kanye West in his directorial debut, UNE HISTOIRE DE FOU by the two-time Golden Bear nominated director Robert Guediguian, and CARLOS by Olivier Assayas, which received a Golden Globe in 2011.
Her other projects include A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES alongside Oscar-nominated Irish actor Liam Neeson with Scott Franks who took home Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series and Outstanding Directing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for Netflix's popular series 'The Queen's Gambit'.
Razane Jammal was featured inthe American TV series BERLINE STATION with Rhys Ifans, Richard Jenkins, and Michelle Forbes, Channel 4’s mini-series, CHIMERICA with actor Alessandro Nivola, and Eric and Quentin’s French comedy BAD BUZZ.
Most recently,Razane Jammal has boarded the series THE SANDMAN, an adaptation based on one of the best-selling DC comic novels of the same name, which is set to be screened on Netflix on August 5.
Jammal's appearance in this TV series will make her the series’ only Arab delegate. Razane will join a high-wattage ensemble that includes the international award-winning novelist and screenwriter Neil Gaiman.
David S. Goyer, known for films like The Dark Knight, and Dark City, as well as the TV series Flashforward, and Alan Heinberg, known for Grace Anatomy, The Catch, and Wonder Woman, co-wrote the series.
Furthermore, Razane has just appeared inthe Arabic adaptation of the popular Turkish TV seriesBINAR GECE, dubbed in English1001 NIGHTS, alongwith Bassel Khaiat.
KIRA & EL GIN is Egypt's biggest budget film ever and has been released in Egyptian cinemas since last Thursday, June 30. Based on Ahmed Mourad’s bestselling novel 1919, the film is about a tale of love, heroism, and sacrifice, set in a significant period in Egypt’s history.
Bringing a new take on the Egyptian revolution of 1919, KIRA & EL GIN follows a group of people coming from different walks of life who join hands to fight the tyranny of the British occupation in their own way. With an ironclad will, everyone fights tooth and nail for their mutual cause.
Directed by Marwan Hamed and written by Ahmed Mourad, KIRA & EL GIN marks the fifth collaboration between Hamed and Mourad after the blockbusters; THE BLUE ELEPHANT, ASLYEEN (THE ORIGINALS), TORAB EL MAS (DIAMOND DUST) and BLUE ELEPHANT: DARK WHISPERS .
KIRA & EL GIN features a star-studded cast including Karim Abdel Aziz, Ahmed Ezz, Hend Sabry, Eyad Nassar, Ahmed Malek, Huda El Mufti, Sayed Ragab andRazane Jammal.