Egyptian actor Shereen Reda may be an award-winning star of the silver screen but she is also a star of the red carpet, often leading the buzz with an array of sartorial choices destined for hall-of-fame status. In honor of the Arab leading lady’s birthday today July 12, we round up some of Reda’s most camera-ready ensembles over her years in cinema.
As a longtime advocate of supporting the region’s most acclaimed designers and emerging creatives, Reda often dons Arab fashion houses at the industry’s most glamorous evenings. Whether it’s emulating a Grecian goddess in Hollywood’s beloved Egyptian couturier Maison Yeya to reigning as fashion royalty in a violent princess silhouette dress from famed Dubai-based designer Bambah, the former Vogue Arabia cover star is living proof of the limitless creativity abundant hailing from this part of the world.
Film festivals in the Middle East are often the backdrop for the veteran eventgoer’s best-dressed moments. Looking every bit the part of an esteemed jury member at last year’s edition of the Cairo International Film Festival, Reda emerged in a series of spotlight-stealing looks, from dazzling in a Malak El Ezzawy midnight blue gown embellished with twinkling gems to teaching us a lesson in power suiting with a tailored pantsuit from Siko Apparel. At El Gouna Film Festival, Reda often opts for more contemporary creations with fierce Balmain minidresses paired with statement ankle boots and a feathery halter frock courtesy of Dubai-founded womenswear label Taller Marmo.
Click through the gallery above for more of Reda’s most stylish red carpet outfits steeped in free-spirited elegance.
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