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Inside the July/August Issue: Dhafer L’Abidine Gets Personal

Dhafer L’Abidine opens up in a three-page interview in the July/August issue of Vogue Arabia, featuring cover star Jourdan Dunn. The Tunisian actor, who starred alongside Hend Sabry in the popular Ramadan drama Halawet El-Donia, talks about the effects of stardom on his marriage, his family, how his career as a professional soccer player was cut short, and his breakthrough into Arab entertainment. Splitting his time between London and Cairo. The actor also reveals how he wants his 7-year-old daughter to be a citizen of the world while identifying with her Arab roots. In the video ahead, the 45-year-old star answers a series of rapid-fire questions for Watch the 60-second film above to find out if L’Abidine is a romantic, about his guilty pleasures, and the one thing he wants his fans to know.

Video: Photo Boutique

Styling: Maissa Azab and Sahar Azab

Photography: Shahira Zaki

Cinematography: Nazly Abu Seif

Location: Abou El Sid

L’Abidine is wearing a blazer by Emporio Armani Egypt and pullover by Polo Ralph Lauren Egypt.

Behind the scenes of Nelly Karim and Hend Sabry’s Vogue Shoot

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